Vizient's podcast channels are dedicated to critical issues you face: health care strategy, performance improvement and of course, patient care.  Whether your work is focused on the here and now at the patient's bedside or looking toward the future and your organization's long-term health, our podcasts feature subject matter experts from the Vizient/Sg2 teams and your colleagues across the membership.  Subscribe to our channels on Apple podcasts, Google podcasts, Spotify and Stitcher and new episodes will come right to your phone, tablet or computer every week.

Knowledge on the Go Podcast

The Vizient PI Collaboratives team hosts podcasts throughout the year on issues related to leading and managing systems, engaging your workforce and optimizing care delivery.
  •   COPD Chronic Care

    In this program, Curt  Muhammad from University of Washington Harborview shares his insights on how Harborview Medical Center leadership established a respiratory protocol that included staff training for social determinants of health. The effort would generate better results for those patients and be...

  •   Using Data to Reduce Opioids in Orthopedics

    Lehigh Valley Health Network recently participated in a Vizient Performance Improvement Collaborative that reduced the use of opioids in orthopedic surgery. The key to success was convincing clinicians to join the initiative and fully participate. On this podcast, you’ll hear from two leaders at Lehig...

  •   Knowledge on the Go: Improving Ortho Implants

    Hospitals are constantly faced with the pressure to improve quality and outcomes while reducing costs. Keir Mitchell and Kendra Pitts from the University of Illinois highlight their achievements in establishing a utilization protocol – with appropriate resources, including implants, for the orthopedic...

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Modern Practice Podcast

Modern Practice is your curbside consult with top clinicians from around the country. This exciting podcast series features medical experts sharing their ideas and approaches for the latest strategic trends and clinical challenges. Hosted by Dr. Tom Villanueva and brought to you by the Vizient Medical Leadership team.
  •   Monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19 – Part 3

    In Part 3 of this series on monoclonal antibody therapies for COVID-19, our expert panel continues their discussion on concerns about the efficacy and distribution of these treatment options. They respond to the FDA’s recent Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for monoclonal antibodies.

     

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  •   Monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19 – Part 2

    Last November, the FDA released an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the use of monoclonal antibody therapy for adult and pediatric patients with mild to moderate COVID-19. Currently, there is some confusion about the availability and access issues to these treatment options.

     

  •   Monoclonal antibody therapy for COVID-19 – Part 1

    COVID-19 vaccines have dominated the headlines. Not garnering the same attention, but just as important, is last November’s US Food and Drug Administration Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) allowing monoclonal antibody therapy for adult and pediatric patients with mild to moderate COVID-19.

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Sg2 Perspectives Podcast

Sg2 Perspectives brings together Sg2 experts and health care industry thought leaders to discuss popular Sg2 publications, key event takeaways and other strategic topics keeping health system leadership teams up at night. The podcast is hosted by Trevor DaRin and Kelly Richard, and new episodes will be released every other Wednesday. Contact Trevor and Kelly anytime at Sg2Perspectives@sg2.com.
  •   Fighting Disruption with Disruption: COVID-19 as an Innovation Accelerator (Part 2)

    Nothing has been more disruptive to health care—and our everyday lives in general—than COVID-19. On this week's episode (part 2 of a 2-part series) of Sg2 Perspectives, Sg2’s Henry Soch, PhD, Chris Pagano and Justin Cassidy, PhD, discuss how health care is fighting its newest foe with disruptive clini...

  •   Fighting Disruption with Disruption: COVID-19 as an Innovation Accelerator

    Nothing has been more disruptive to health care—and our everyday lives in general—than COVID-19. On this week's episode (part 1 of a 2-part series) of Sg2 Perspectives, Sg2’s Henry Soch, PhD, Chris Pagano and Justin Cassidy, PhD, discuss how health care is fighting its newest foe with disruptive clini...

  •   Health Care Priorities in the Biden Administration

    This week, Steve Rixen, Senior Government Relations and Public Policy Director for Vizient, shares how the Biden administration is prioritizing the fight against COVID-19 through vaccine distribution and economic stimulus, along with how—and when—the new administration may return its focus to the ambi...

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VentureSprout Podcast

Hear about health care’s latest endeavors and pioneering ideas on VentureSprout, a podcast featuring spin-ups and newcos developed by Vizient members across the country. Hosted by Crystal Mullis, vice president of virtual and venture member connections, this podcast connects you to newco executives and health system founders whose innovative ideas will transform health care. Guests are participants of the Member-back Ventures, an exclusive offering of Vizient Member Networks.
  •   Panda, the digital health marketplace – Part 2

    In this episode of the VentureSprout podcast, we continue the discussion about the Panda digital marketplace and why it works as a “one-stop shop” for health systems not equipped to develop digital health solutions on their own. You’ll hear the rest of the story behind why three Vizient organizations ...

  •   Panda, the digital health marketplace – Part 1

    Welcome to the VentureSprout podcast where we feature exciting spin-ups and newcos created by Vizient hospitals and health systems around the country. These best in-class digital health solutions provide simple, fast, efficient connections to procurement that transform how health systems do business. ...

  •   VentureSprout Coming Soon

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VerifiedRx Podcast

VerifiedRx is your prescription for success! Experts from across the industry take on your frontline challenges and verify best practices for solving them. The podcast is produced by the Vizient Center for Pharmacy Practice Excellence and new episodes are released on the first Tuesday of the month. For more information, please contact pharmacyquestions@vizientinc.com.
  •   Supply resiliency during unprecedented times

    The Coronavirus pandemic reveals how vulnerable the drug supply chain can be. In this episode, we will discuss what frontline pharmacists need to know to ensure essential medications are available and the drug supply remains resilient.

     

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  •   Staying afloat in rising waters: Resiliency for frontline pharmacy workers

    The Coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on clinicians across the country. As the surge persists, staff stressors increase, and the relentless pressure compounds the seriousness of the problem.  This episode reveals how the pharmacy director at Capital Health in New Jersey supports his staff and boos...

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