Aurora, Ohio-based PartsSource named seasoned leader in quality management Jina Tweed to lead the company’s healthcare quality initiatives. With a proactive approach for continuous improvement, Tweed will advance the quality management system in place to support the network of 5,000 suppliers within PartsSource’s e-commerce marketplace.

“PartsSource ensures high quality and cost effective products are reliably available for mission-critical healthcare applications to optimize uptime and throughput for our clients,” says Philip Settimi, MD, president and chief executive officer at PartsSource. “Jina has deep experience actively managing and improving quality within the healthcare industry, and she will supplement our algorithm-driven and evidence-based technological approach to large-scale supply chain management. “

Tweed has 13 years of experience in medical products quality assurance and more than 20 years of overall quality experience, including process improvement, supplier quality and test automation. Prior to her position at PartsSource, Tweed was responsible for quality assurance at GE Healthcare, where she led the design and implementation of in-house quality procedures, standards, and specifications. Preceding GE Healthcare, Tweed led quality and regulatory compliance at Philips Healthcare.

“I’m excited to work for a technologically innovative company that leverages ‘big data’ analytics to continually improve quality in healthcare,” Tweed says. “I’m looking forward to leveraging my experience in quality to drive even more transformational growth for PartsSource.”