Medical City North Hills September 05, 2018

North Richland Hills – Michael Hernandez, director of supply chain operations at Medical City North Hills, was recently awarded the 2018 Dallas Division Supply Chain Leadership Award from HealthTrust Supply Chain.

Each year, HealthTrust Supply Chain recognizes the performance and contributions of an outstanding supply chain director, clinical resource director or pharmacy director from each division. This year’s group of winners were chosen for their operational effectiveness, outstanding leadership, supply cost management and personal achievements.

“Through his approach of operational effectiveness, Michael continues to find improvements for our facility,” said Xavier Villarreal, Medical City North Hills CEO. “He worked diligently with peers to focus on contract compliance opportunities within the Operating Room department and was able to improve compliance 83.4 percent, year over year.”

During the award presentation, Hernandez was described as diligent, responsive and adaptive, while providing Supply Chain coverage for two facilities within the Medical City Healthcare system.

Both facility CFOs noted Hernandez as always putting customers first.

Hernandez earned his bachelors in economics from The University of Texas at Arlington and obtained his MBA from Amberton University. 

“I’m honored to receive this award and feel privileged to be able to contribute to this organization’s mission, “Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life,” Hernandez said.