IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vizient, Inc. today announced that its Advisory Solutions consulting group has been ranked third among 43 firms in Modern Healthcare magazine’s annual survey of the largest health care management consulting firms. Last year, Vizient was ranked fifth largest.
“It’s exciting to see Vizient move up in Modern Healthcare’s ranking to third place. We believe this demonstrates the value Vizient brings to our member health care systems through our advisory solutions, data and analytics. This combination enables them to achieve better market performance by reducing clinical variation and costs while improving care and patient outcomes,” said Bharat Sundaram, president and chief operating officer for Vizient.
Modern Healthcare’s 2019 Healthcare Management Consulting Firms Survey includes management consulting firms from the U.S. in various sectors of the medical industry. Survey results are compiled to create the annual list, and final rankings are based on 2018 revenue from total health care consulting fees.
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. Vizient’s solutions framework is designed to ensure its members are positioned to deliver exceptional, cost-effective care.
About Vizient, Inc.
Vizient, Inc. provides solutions and services that improve the delivery of high-value care by aligning cost, quality and market performance for more than 50% of the nation’s acute care providers, which includes 95% of the nation’s academic medical centers, and more than 20% of ambulatory care providers. Vizient provides expertise, analytics and advisory services, as well as a contract portfolio that represents more than $100 billion in annual purchasing volume, to improve patient outcomes and lower costs. Vizient has earned a World’s Most Ethical Company designation from the Ethisphere Institute every year since its inception. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Vizient has offices throughout the United States. Learn more at www.vizientinc.com.