IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc., continued to experience strong growth and high retention in its membership in the second quarter of 2017, as evidenced by multiple new or renewed group purchasing agreements and new and expanded service agreements for an array of analytics, advisory and collaboration services.
“We are excited about the continued growth we are experiencing in our membership. We believe it shows that providers are finding that Vizient offers an unmatched array of services, expertise and analytics to help them meet their clinical and cost reduction goals,” said Rand Ballard, chief customer officer for Vizient. “We look forward to working with these organizations to deliver insights and results that improve their financial performance and accelerate the pace of their transition to value-based care.”
The health care organizations with new, renewed or expanded member agreements in the second quarter of 2017 include:
Academic Medical Centers
- Lifespan Health System
- University of Vermont Medical Center
- Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Community Medical Centers
- CarolinaEast Health System
- City of Hope
- Comanche County Memorial Hospital
- Delta Regional Medical Center
- El Centro Regional Medical Center
- Greenwood Leflore Hospital
- Liberty Hospital
- Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center
- NorthShore University HealthSystem
- Parkland Health & Hospital System
- Piedmont Healthcare
- San Joaquin General Hospital
- SCL Health
- St. Luke’s Health System
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.