all press releases

  • 10/09/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient today announced that it has launched its next generation eCommerce Exchange platform which is integrated with more than 500 of the largest suppliers in healthcare. Through the new intuitive platform, providers will be able to lower their operating costs and streamline operations with suppliers by automating many common supply-chain transactions such as the purchase order, purchase order acknowledgement,more...
  • 10/05/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the closing session of the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit, held Oct. 2-4 in Las Vegas, the company announced U.S. Army Specialist Dane Balcon as the American Fallen Soldiers Project recipient for this year. Vizient, the largest member-driven health care performance improvement company, presents this award annually to a member of the military in honor of their bravery and sacrifice which helps ensure safetymore...
  • 10/05/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. today announced Moving Analytics as the winner of its 2018 Innovation Challenge, an interactive competition between four early-stage growth health care companies. The competition was held on Wednesday, Oct. 3, during the opening session of the Vizient Clinical Connections Summit in Las Vegas. The Innovation Challenge is an interactive pitch competition that offers a unique opportunity formore...
  • 10/05/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. today announced the winners of their Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award, the Ambulatory Care Quality and Accountability Award, the Rising Star Award, and the Clinical Innovation Award for 2018. The awards, which recognized the outstanding performance of member health systems, were presented during the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit held Oct, 2-4 in Las Vegas. “This year’smore...
  • 09/27/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. today announces it will host the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit, focused on clinically effective and operationally efficient strategies to improve patient outcomes and transform health care operations, Oct. 2-4 in Las Vegas. The annual fall conference will offer members, industry experts and suppliers a blended networking and educational programming agenda with strategies that will help cliniciansmore...
  • 09/26/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--During its annual fall Connections Summit, being held Oct. 2-4 in Las Vegas, Vizient, Inc. is partnering with the Huggies No Baby Unhugged initiative to donate 10,000 diapers to the Las Vegas Diaper Bank. According to the 2017 study commissioned by Huggies, 36% of U.S. families struggle to provide fresh, clean diapers for their babies. As part of this year’s member volunteer activities at the Vizientmore...
  • 09/26/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vizient today announced the participants for the sixth annual Innovation Challenge, an event designed to highlight the best new ideas in healthcare today. The Innovation Challenge will be held on Oct. 3 at 3:45 p.m. as part of the opening general session for the 2018 Vizient Connections Summit to be held at The Wynn in Las Vegas. The Innovation Challenge is an interactive pitch competition that offers amore...
  • 09/25/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For more than 25 years, the 340B Drug Pricing Program has been helping hospitals expand access to prescription drugs and access to care to low-income and uninsured patients. Vizient is supportive of this important program and the recently announced “340B Hospital Commitment to Good Stewardship Principles” put forth by the American Hospital Association (AHA), and endorsed by America’s Essential Hospitals, the Associationmore...
  • 09/25/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient announces that it has received the Strategic Alliance – System award for 2018 from Parkview Health’s Supply Chain. The award was presented on Sept. 19 during Parkview’s Vendor Recognition ceremony at the Mirro Center for Research on the campus of Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Ind. The Strategic Alliance – System award is presented annually by Parkview to a vendor organizationmore...
  • 09/13/18
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. has recognized 234 member hospitals that have demonstrated excellence in lowering costs through the use of the company’s Impact Standardization Program. Over the course of 2017, the program delivered over $181 million in total cash rebates to participants. “The Vizient Impact Standardization Program is an effective, time-proven benefit that helps members achieve their goals for productmore...