Empowered by information

Improving clinical alignment while reducing costs for clinical preference items requires collaborative discussions between supply chain leaders, clinicians and strategic supply partners. The Vizient® integrated clinical preference solution combines category expertise, data insights and technology to foster more productive conversations and improve clinical supply chain performance for long-term stability.

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See how data and new technology can improve outcomes and margins

The latest edition of the Vizient Medical Device Tech Watch covers a range of surgical and operational topics impacting the cardiovascular and orthopedic service lines. Our experts review the growing use of orthobiologics, cover insights on how Mayo Clinic sustains a clinically aligned supply chain, examine how data can improve implantable device programs and more.

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Expertise

Category experts guide your efforts and deliver both clinical and market intelligence to support informed, accelerated initiatives.
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Data insights

Reliable, credible, actionable data serves as the foundation for driving and sustaining change.

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Technology

Our platform expedites the contracting process, facilitates contract compliance, and provides automated, crowdsourced cross-referencing.
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Success with innovative supply chain performance improvement

Our category experts guide members and suppliers through clinical and market intelligence, providing data insights and technology that improve performance. Don’t take our word for it, let our partners tell you their stories.

Providing value

What makes the Vizient integrated clinical preference solution different?

  • Tenured service line experts
  • Integrated datasets
  • Technology for unique medical device categories
  • Long-term supply chain strategy and sustainable performance
  • Proven track record with billions in documented savings
  • National relationships with suppliers

Clinical and market insights

Vizient subject matter experts provide guidance, offering:

  • Expertise in multiple categories including understanding of current market trends
  • Experience in driving clinical alignment and supporting initiatives
  • Strategy creation to support organizational goals

Value analysis engagement

The solution provides:

  • Access to an automated, crowdsourced cross-reference database
  • An assigned clinical delegate within the organization to score product options
  • Workplan execution to achieve specific value

Speed to value

Take advantage of features including:

  • Preestablished terms and conditions
  • An automated request for proposal process, beginning to end
  • Scenario modeling to determine best value
  • Impact planning — what it will take to implement along with implementation support

Sustainable results

The solution offers ongoing benefits, such as:

  • Utilization optimization, variation reduction 
  • Continuous management of agreements
  • Price monitoring
  • Rebate monitoring 
     

Expert insight to inform your technology strategy

This edition of the Vizient Tech Watch covers policy and technology changes impacting the cardiovascular and orthopedic service lines and provides expert insight into topics such as the growth of telehealth and virtual care services, changes in inpatient and outpatient procedures and more.

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