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Vizient Announces 30 New, Renewed or Expanded Member Agreements in Q2 of 2018

10/29/18

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IRVING, Texas
"With an extensive contract portfolio, unique sourcing programs and approximately $100 billion in annual purchasing volume, Vizient is able to offer hospitals significant opportunities to lower supply costs"

IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. announces 30 new, renewed or expanded member agreements with health care organizations in the second quarter of 2018. The new agreements, which include a range of academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and non-acute health care providers, demonstrate continued growth and high member retention for the company.

“With an extensive contract portfolio, unique sourcing programs and approximately $100 billion in annual purchasing volume, Vizient is able to offer hospitals significant opportunities to lower supply costs,” said Rand Ballard, chief customer officer for Vizient. “Equally important, members are also finding value through Vizient’s deep expertise and cutting edge analytics solutions which are helping them meet their clinical and quality goals. We are excited to partner with these organizations in their work to improve patient outcomes, reduce clinical variation and lower their supply and operating costs.”

The health care organizations with new, renewed or expanded member agreements in the second quarter of 2018 include:

  • Alecto Healthcare Services
  • Citizens Memorial Hospital District
  • Citrus Valley Health Partners
  • DCH Health System
  • Essentia Health
  • Freeman Health System
  • Froedtert Health, Inc.
  • Golden Valley Memorial Hospital
  • Grady Health System
  • Jackson Health System
  • Mercy Medical Center
  • Methodist Hospital of Southern California
  • Olathe Health
  • ProHealth Care
  • Regents of California
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • Shands Teaching Hospitals and Clinics Inc.
  • Silver Cross Hospital Corp
  • Singing River Health System
  • St Luke’s Hospital
  • Stanford Health Care
  • Summit Health
  • Sutter Health
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
  • UAB Health System
  • UC Health System
  • University of North Carolina Health Care System
  • University of Pennsylvania Health System
  • UNM Hospitals
  • York Hospital

About Vizient, Inc.

Vizient, Inc., the largest member-driven health care performance improvement company in the country, provides innovative data-driven solutions, expertise and collaborative opportunities that lead to improved patient outcomes and lower costs. Vizient’s diverse membership base includes academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and non-acute health care providers and represents approximately $100 billion in annual purchasing volume. The Vizient brand identity represents the integration of VHA Inc., University HealthSystem Consortium and Novation, which combined in 2015, as well as MedAssets’ Spend and Clinical Resource Management (SCM) segment, including Sg2, which was acquired in 2016. In 2018, Vizient again received a World’s Most Ethical Company designation from the Ethisphere Institute. Vizient’s headquarters are in Irving, Texas, with locations in Chicago and other cities across the United States. Please visit www.vizientinc.com as well as our newsroom, blog, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube pages for more information about the company.

Contact:

Media Contact
Angie Boliver, 972-830-7961
angie.boliver@vizientinc.com

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