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Vizient examines pulsed field ablation, wearables for women’s cardiovascular health in latest Medical Device Tech Watch
New technologies present providers with the opportunity to improve care pathways and determine how to provide cost-effective care.
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Vizient Now Accepting Applications for 2024 Innovative Technology Exchange
The event will take place Sept.18 in Las Vegas during the Vizient Connections Summit and the deadline to apply is April 9.
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Vizient Explores Cardiac Ablation Modalities, Advancements in Remote Patient Monitoring and Imaging Alternatives for Early Breast Cancer Detection
The latest Medical Device Tech Watch assesses new technology to combat atrial fibrillation and offers a glimpse of how artificial intelligence will help process remote monitoring data.
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Vizient Announces Top Performers in Clinical Quality, Supplier Diversity and Environmentally Preferred Sourcing Excellence
The awards recognize the work of Vizient provider customers in clinical quality and accountability, supplier diversity and environmentally preferred sourcing excellence and were presented during the 2023 Vizient Connections Summit in Las Vegas.
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Vizient Recognizes 22 Suppliers and Distributors for Service Excellence
Vizient presented the awards at its annual Connections Summit in Las Vegas to recognize suppliers and distributors for delivering exceptional service to Vizient customer providers.
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Vizient Examines Strategies to Retain Musculoskeletal Procedure Volume as Care Sites Shift
Medical Device Tech Watch: With the migration of musculoskeletal procedures to the outpatient setting, inpatient providers can mitigate the volume loss with targeted ambulatory strategies. This edition of Tech Watch also surveys treatment options for diabe...
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Vizient, Ochsner Host Networking Event to Connect Gulf Coast Minority Businesses with Large Employers
Through the Gulf South Community Contracting Program, Ochsner and other and large businesses commit to purchasing from local, diverse suppliers with the aim of boosting the local economy to increase livable wages, health insurance and career paths.
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Vizient Examines Trends in Diagnostic Imaging, CT Advancements and Theranostics in Latest Tech Watch
Read about advances in computed tomography (CT) scans and positron emission tomography (PET) exams. Plus, is theranostics as a cancer treatment the right service line strategy for your organizations?
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Vizient Examines Care Models for Arrhythmia, How to Improve Screening Rates for Colorectal Cancer in Latest Medical Device Tech Watch
“This edition explores a variety of topics, including emerging artificial intelligence technologies as well as efficiencies in the operating room,” said Doug Beinborn, associate principal, Vizient.
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Vizient Announces 2023 Innovative Technology Exchange, Supplier Applications Now Being Accepted
The annual Innovative Technology Exchange offers selected suppliers the unique opportunity to demonstrate their technologies to supply chain and clinical leaders from Vizient’s member hospitals and subject matter experts who serve on Vizient member council
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Vizient Recognizes Members for Achievements in Supply Chain Savings
Vizient has recognized 320 member health care organizations for demonstrating excellence in lowering costs in their supply chain
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Vizient Medical Device Tech Watch Highlights Data to Help Reduce Readmission Rates in Heart Failure Patients, Surveys Intraoperative Imaging Modalities
Vizient released its latest Medical Device Tech Watch, highlighting data to help reduce readmission rates in heart failure patients and providing a survey of intraoperative imaging modalities. In addition, this issue features one medical center’s journey t...
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Vizient Announces Agreement with SafeSource Direct for American-Made Exam Gloves
Vizient announces an agreement with SafeSource Direct, LLC, the manufacturer of high-quality, American-made personal protective equipment (PPE), for chemo-rated nitrile gloves.
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Vizient Announces Strategic Partnership with HANDLE Global to Launch Capital Asset Management System
The new system tracks capital equipment and expenses and improve equipment lifecycle planning, procurement and asset utilization.
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Sg2 Launches New Tool to Drive Physician Engagement, Achieve Network Optimization
Sg2, a Vizient company, announces the launch of Provider Connections, an analytics solution to help healthcare organizations improve patient care coordination through greater physician engagement and network optimization.
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Vizient Recognizes 23 Suppliers and Distributors for Service Excellence
Vizient, Inc. the largest member-driven healthcare performance improvement company in the country, recognized the superior performance of suppliers and distributors in 23 categories for their work to deliver exceptional service to its members.
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Vizient Expands Agreement with Panda Health for Digital Health Marketplace
Vizient, Inc. announced today it has expanded its strategic partnership with Panda Health, to immediately expand the array of digital health technologies and consulting services available to Vizient members.
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Vizient Medical Device Tech Watch Highlights Trends in AI, Treatment Options for Pulmonary Embolism and Strategies to Boost Clinical Workforce Retention
Vizient, Inc. today released its latest Medical Device Tech Watch, identifying trends in artificial intelligence (AI), examining treatment options for pulmonary embolism and highlighting strategies to boost clinical workforce retention.
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Vizient Acquires Safe & Reliable Healthcare, Creates New Streamlined Solution for Sustained Delivery of Safe Healthcare
Through this acquisition, Vizient has integrated the expertise and offerings of both organizations to create the most comprehensive high reliability offering in the industry that will continue under the name Vizient Safe and Reliable Healthcare. This posit...
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Vizient Announces Strategic Partnership with Mpirik to Improve Care, Health Equity in Cardiology with Help From AI
Vizient, Inc., the nations' largest member-driven health care performance improvement company, today announced a strategic partnership agreement with Mpirik, a cloud-based care pathway software company focused on cardiac care, that will enable physicians t...
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Vizient Announces Strategic Partnership with Supply Risk Solutions
The partnership will provide automated supply chain disruption monitoring and risk prevention for Vizient members and is the latest effort by Vizient to increase supply assurance for its membership, which includes more than half the nation’s healthcare pro...
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Vizient Joins Healthcare Industry Resilience Collaborative
As the nation’s health care providers continue to be impacted by supply chain disruptions, Vizient, Inc. announced today it has joined the Healthcare Industry Resilience Collaborative, a nonprofit health care supply chain association that champions standar...
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Vizient and RISCS Announce Pilot Program to Improve Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Resilience
Vizient Inc. and RISCS, Inc. today announced a joint pilot program aimed at enhancing assurance of pharmaceutical supply. Once implemented, the program would use a rating system to enable the evaluation of critical aspects of a resilient supply chain and p...
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Vizient Improves Visibility into Domestically Manufactured Supplies
Vizient announces Made in the U.S.A. program to enhance supply assurance by improving visibility of domestic manufacturing in its contract portfolio.