Enhanced Sourcing Program Assures Consistent Access to Essential Pediatric Medications

05/18/21

Random and enduring shortages of essential medications for pediatrics have been a persistent problem for U.S. hospitals. As part of Vizient’s ongoing commitment to ending supply interruptions, the Novaplus® Enhanced Supply Program was launched in 2020 to help ensure the availability of essential pediatric and adult medications and products for members and it’s making a big difference.

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Creating Safer Spaces in Health Care: Vizient Introduces Environmentally Preferred Flooring Portfolio

05/18/21

The shift toward using sustainable, safer products in health care is more than a trend. For many organizations, sustainability goals are built into everyday business practices that advance health care’s mission to do no harm. Vizient has expanded its Environmentally Preferred Sourcing program with the launch of its environmentally preferred (EP) flooring portfolio, making it easier for members to promote a healthier indoor environment for our members, their employees and their patients.

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Supply Chain Leadership Series Delivers Best Practices from Members, to Members

05/18/21

As the country continues to recover from the COVID-19 global pandemic and the disruption it caused to the health care supply chain as well as social issues that occurred during 2020, a growing number of members were looking at diversifying their suppliers and demonstrating their commitment to them, many of which were local. In response, Vizient launched its 2021 Supply Chain Leadership Series: Spotlight on Supplier Diversity Expert Panel, a four-part webinar series featuring guest speakers from member organizations who share best practices and challenges.

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Report Reviews Same Day Discharge, Use of AI in Cardiac Care and Best Practices for Hip Fracture Care

05/18/21

Vizient’s latest Medical Device Tech Watch helps service line leaders stay up to date with technology advancements, best practices, and updated industry guidelines for optimal patient care in orthopedics and cardiology. This issue also covers the growing use of Orthobiologics, examines how data can improve implantable device programs and provides an executive perspective on clinical and supply chain integration. Read More

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In Case You Missed It

05/18/21

The latest news and information from Vizient regarding the health care supply chain.

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