In his role as group senior vice president of pharmacy services, Kistner has oversight for an expanded pharmacy program that links analytics, strategic sourcing and pharmacy networks into one team, while setting the strategic direction to ensure that members maximize value by utilizing the industry’s leading GPO pharmacy program.
Kistner joined Vizient through the MedAssets integration and his most recent role at MedAssets was as general manager, where where he lead the pharmacy group by using customer insight and data to drive value for clients and the pharmacy program.
Dan began his pharmacy career as a client account executive at Express Scripts where he managed formularies and clinical analytics for large managed care plans. Dan has a diverse background in the pharmaceutical industry with experience in retail, hospital, specialty, pharmacy benefits management, supply chain management and mail order.
Dan is a native of St. Louis, Missouri and earned his doctor of pharmacy from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy in St. Louis, Missouri.