Leverage our extensive pharmacy expertise

Vizient uses data-driven insights to help members achieve impressive cost efficiencies, performance gains, and clinical improvements in their pharmacy operations. Help your pharmacy provide a greater impact across the organization — from staffing and workflow to supply chain management.

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Medication can account for 29 percent of hospital supply chain purchases

We provide expertise and performance improvement across a variety of areas  including:

340 Program consulting:

We provide start-up and implementation support as well as assessment and auditing of existing programs to assure compliance and optimize the value of participation.

Specialty pharmacy consulting:

We support customized business plan development and implementation for a fully integrated, patient focused, specialty pharmacy medication management solution,

Medication Utilization and Formulary Management:

We help implement leading strategies to achieve cost-effective and safe use of medications and optimize drug-use policy and clinical intervention protocols, reduce drug expenses and achieve best practices.

Leverage our expertise 

  1. Strengthen your supply chain
    Improve inventory accuracy and timing, and the quality of wholesaler agreements.
  2. Take control of procurement
    Optimize contract terms, streamline purchasing, and get substantially discounted drug pricing.
  3. Drive financial performance
    Introduce standardization, benchmarking, better cash flow and cost savings.
  4. Improve patient satisfaction
    Deliver more positive interactions and improved clinical outcomes.
  5. Align with organizational goals
    Strengthen drug use policies, safety protocols and compliance efforts

For members

Case study

Reid Health saves more than $1 million and experiences next-level value with Vizient

Vizient expertise helped Reid Health gain system wide value from its investment in pharmacy services. In addition to the over I million saved, they are better positioned for value-based contracting through lower costs, increased revenue and more effective care.

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Case study

Focusing on direct patient care transforms Reading Health System pharmacy into a value-adding engine

Reading Health System needed to address some aggressive goals in their pharmacy including, raise staff productivity, control spiraling drug costs and integrate newly acquired services. Vizient supported pharmacy initiatives resulted in $1.5 million in annualized implementable savings in just nine months, more than double the initial estimate. Additionally, the new pharmacy practice model will facilitate closer collaboration of pharmacists with clinicians and improved operating efficiency, setting the stage for larger future gains.
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