Full Name
Hunter Chandler
Job Title
Director, Supply Chain Information Systems
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Speaker Bio
Hunter Chandler is the director of Supply Chain Information Systems at Wake Forest Baptist Health. His career began as an analyst in the Wal-Mart supply chain, then transitioned to healthcare in Charleston, SC, at a large independent otolaryngology and allergy practice. He was responsible for implementing a completely new practice management system and specialized in revenue cycle and operational optimization.

Transitioning to Wake Forest Baptist introduced him to the complexities of academic medicine. Wake Forest Baptist currently operates five acute care facilities and numerous clinics. Chandler has focused mainly on using decision support and supply chain analytics to inform resource management decisions around pharmaceutical and supply use. He is responsible for both the Value Analysis program and the Materials Management system at Wake, Peoplesoft. He sees himself as responsible for collecting clean supply chain data, using it both to buy and clinically document products, then find actionable information from the resulting analytics.

Chandler played baseball and received an Economics degree from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN. He received an MBA from College of Charleston in Charleston, SC. His passion is developing new business intelligence tools and finding nuggets of wisdom to make better decisions in a complex healthcare world.
Hunter Chandler