The Learning Academy delivers a unique portfolio of fee-based educational offerings designed and led by Vizient experts. Build your skills, capability and confidence by engaging alongside your peers in these interprofessional programs.

Overview of programs

These offerings are available to all Vizient members and, in many cases, open to non-Vizient organizations. Vizient members are eligible for preferred pricing. These programs are organized into five key focus areas:

  • accreditation and regulatory
  • analytics and insights
  • leadership and governance
  • quality, safety and reliability
  • spend management and clinical-supply integration

Review our 2022 Course Catalog to learn more about the remaining 2022 Learning Academy offerings.

Review our 2022 Learning Academy Course Catalog to learn more about the Vizient Learning Academy and the current collection of offerings.

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Continuing education

Healthcare professionals can earn continuing education credits through most of our Learning Academy programs. In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Vizient also now awards continuing education to support the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality through the National Association for Healthcare Quality.

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2022 educational and professional development opportunities

See our course catalog for more detail, including schedule, registration and pricing. Offerings open to non-Vizient members are marked with an asterisk.

Offering Key audiences Registration
Accreditation and Regulatory

Annual Accreditation and Regulatory Update*
Nov. 1-3, 2022

Accreditation leaders, clinicians, quality, safety, and risk professionals  Register
Analytics and Insights  

Analyst Certificate Program
July 8-Nov. 16, 2022

Vizient members with data analysis as a primary job function. Participants should be a proficient user of at least one Vizient data and analytics solution and have a minimum of six months experience. Closed for 2022

Healthcare Data Science Advanced Program
Sept. 7-Nov. 28, 2022

Vizient members with expertise in data science who desire to utilize their unique skills and contextual knowledge to transform data into actionable insights. The ideal candidate is a proficient user of the Vizient Clinical Data Base, has completed the Vizient Analyst Certificate Program and brings at least five years’ experience in healthcare. Closed for 2022
Leadership and Governance    
The Evolving Nurse Manager: Develop a Coaching Mindset
Nov. 1, 2022
New and aspiring nurse managers, nurse leaders and executives Register
Quality, Safety and Reliability
Creating a Path for Progressive CDI Programs:
Learning Series 2022
Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) professionals, coding professionals, nursing and quality professionals, as well as physician advisors for CDI

Safety, Reliability and Management Systems Workshop 2.0
Executing and Sustaining through Crises*
Oct. 25-26, 2022

Physician and nurse executives, clinical leaders, quality, safety, and risk professionals, process improvement leaders and anyone engaged in leading safety Register
Performance Improvement Training Workshop*
Nov. 16-17, 2022 
Performance improvement professionals, quality leaders, process owners and organizational leaders
Coming soon 
Spend Management and Clinical-Supply Integration  

Clinical Supply Integration Learning Series*
Nov. 8, 2022

Nurses, physicians, clinical-supply integration and value analysis teams, contracting and supply chain staff Coming soon

Spend Management Institute
Nov. 2022

New and aspiring supply chain professionals
Coming soon

*Indicates registration is open to non-Vizient organizations

The Vizient Learning Academy mission is to empower excellence by delivering learning experiences to advance individual and organizational performance.

Thank you so much for today — this was an incredible workshop. I told my colleagues I don't recall the last time I learned this much from a conference/workshop/ seminar. Well done! 

Vizient member participant April 2021