Tina Hatlee is a Senior Analyst in Purchased Services. Prior to joining TractManager, she worked in healthcare supply chain for 15 years, typically in the OR and cardiovascular departments. Most recently she served as Senior Strategic Sourcing Coordinator for a large, Ohio-based health network.
Before beginning her career in healthcare, Tina served as a cryptologic technician in the United States Navy. She received the designation of Certified Materials Resource Professional in 2013.
Tina M. Hatlee, CMRP
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