IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient announces that it will be presenting at the Healthcare Leadership Council’s panel discussion, “The First Step to Healthcare Success: Placing Patients at the Center of Care Models,” being held today from noon to 1 p.m. EST at the Longworth Room 1100, in Washington, DC.
The discussion will center on how health care organizations are prioritizing the needs of patients and ensuring high-quality care. The panel of care delivery experts will describe how to keep the patient at the center of health care decision-making.
The discussion will be moderated by Mary R. Grealy, president of the Healthcare Leadership Council. The panel includes:
- Julie Cerese, PhD, RN, group senior vice president, Performance Management and Solutions Delivery at Vizient, Inc.
- Andrei Gonzales, MD, AVP, Product Management, Value-Based Payments at Change Healthcare
Vizient is the nation’s largest health care performance improvement company serving a diverse membership that includes academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community hospitals, integrated health care delivery networks and non-acute health care providers.
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.