The mission of the Department of Materials Management is to administer the procurement of goods and services for Eastern Virginia Medical School with the objective of obtaining the best overall value in a timely manner while providing quality customer service for internal customers.
Materials Management is totally committed to meeting and exceeding our customers' expectations. Every member of the department will strive to deliver to our customers a defect-free service, meeting or exceeding our customers' requirements the first time...every time.
The success of quality efforts is critically dependent on the personal involvement of all employees in the Quality Process. Constant awareness of customer requirements, taking action to meet those requirements, and ongoing identification of areas for improvement are at the heart of this process.
We will not give information to any one potential supplier that would provide any unfair advantage.
We will not solicit or accept any gratuities, bribes, kickbacks, or promises for personal benefit in granting businesses to others.
We shall not use corporate assets or business relationships for personal use or gain.
We shall be truthful in our communications with internal customers, suppliers, and each other.