Benefits of networks that drive value:
◾ Achieve greater savings and operational efficiencies through scale
◾ Collaborate with like-minded members to share best practices
◾ Address problems spanning the entire business
Articles and thought leadership
- A Growing Focus on Aggregation as a Path to Lowering the Total Cost of Care
- Comprehensive New Economic Analysis By Former FTC Chair Affirms That Healthcare Group Purchasing Organizations Reduce Costs And Are Procompetitive
- Navigating the Value Streams in Member Aggregation Groups
- The Art and Science of Aggregate Group Matchmaking
- Understanding Purchasing Coalitions and Current Trends
Vizient pioneered the supply network concept as a way to deliver greater contract value to like-minded members. Today, Vizient has taken the supply network concept to the next level. Through Vizient™ Member Business Ventures, health systems can expand beyond traditional group purchase organization (GPO) services and connect with like-minded members to achieve their strategic goals, from cutting costs to improving patient care.
Member aggregation groups focus on topics such as reducing supply chain spend, physician and clinician alignment, increasing health system efficiencies and collaboration on best practice solutions leading to improved patient outcomes.Learn more about Vizient Member Business Ventures and view videos.
Vizient Member Business Ventures
Captis (overview, profile)
Central Atlantic Health Network, LLC (profile)
CED Purchasing Collaborative (profile)
Excelerate Strategic Health Sourcing, LLC (profile)
Gulf States Purchasing Coalition (profile)
Independent Hospital Network (profile)
Mid-America Service Solutions CSC, LLC (profile)
Mid-Atlantic Purchasing Coalition, LLC (profile)
Midwest AMC Collaborative (profile)
MNS Supply Chain Network, LLC (profile)
Northeast Purchasing Coalition (profile)
Partners Cooperative, Inc. (profile)
Southeast Collaborative (profile)
Southern Strategic Sourcing Partners, LLC (profile)
Vanderbilt Collaborative (profile)
West Coast Purchasing Coalition (profile)
Joint venture: Excelerate Strategic Health Sourcing
Our members are finding that offering cost-effective, high-quality care is a goal that is best met together, not alone. Excelerate is a provider-led, physician-engaged sourcing model that uses evidence-based clinical outcomes to facilitate product decisions. Excelerate is a joint venture between Cleveland Clinic, Vizient and OhioHealth that delivers significant and sustainable savings to health care organizations sharing this goal.
As a pharmacy leader, you are faced with multiple competing priorities. You must effectively manage pharmacy costs while also optimizing quality of care, leveraging data with clinical evidence to drive decisions, and implementing utilization improvement strategies. The Vizient Pharmacy Networks Program offers solutions that enable you to optimize financial performance through shared collaboration and partnership.
Connect with us to see how we can build together.