IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. today announced that it is ranked by Modern Healthcare as one of the largest health care management consulting firms. The company ranked fifth among 25 firms in the publication’s annual survey.
“Vizient is proud to be ranked by Modern Healthcare as one of the largest health care management consulting firms in the country,” said Bharat Sundaram, president, analytics and advisory services for Vizient. “The industry is facing incredibly challenging times and our inclusion in this list reflects the confidence our members have in us and our ability to assist them in achieving a sustainable cost structure, reducing unnecessary clinical and operational variation, improving clinical outcomes and executing on strategies for market success.”
The Modern Healthcare 2017 Healthcare Management Consulting Firms Survey includes U.S. management consulting firms that consult in various sectors of the health care industry. Survey results are compiled to create the annual list of the largest health care management consulting firms and final rankings are based on 2016 health care provider revenue.
Vizient uses its combined capabilities in sourcing, analytic, advisory and collaboration services to connect its members with the knowledge, solutions and expertise that accelerate performance. The organization’s solution framework is designed to ensure its members are positioned to deliver exceptional, cost-effective care.
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 more than $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 2017, 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.