Partnering to drive sustainable performance

At Vizient®, our mission is to strengthen members’ delivery of high-value care by aligning cost, quality and market performance. Our suppliers play an integral role in helping us fulfill that commitment.

Whether through the development and deployment of lifesaving products and services or the value delivered within our market leading agreements, Vizient suppliers help members reduce supply costs and improve care delivery. In turn, Vizient delivers the commitment, visibility and credibility suppliers need to enhance connection points and growth opportunities with members.

>$100B

Vizient consistently achieves the industry’s largest annual purchasing volume, just one of the many ways we deliver scale that matters

Why should you be a Vizient supplier?

Increased commitment

Increased commitment

Innovative, flexible contracting strategies and programs drive enhanced member commitment in exchange for incremental value

Increased visibility

Increased visibility

Vizient expands your opportunities to serve providers across the continuum of care through our diverse membership

Increased credibility

Increased credibility

Gain the advantages that come from having your products and services represented in the industry’s most prestigious hospitals and health systems

Join our supplier team

An agreement with Vizient positions your organization as an awarded supplier that serves the contracting needs of a diverse membership base. Vizient provides innovative data-driven solutions, expertise and collaborative opportunities that translates into increased commitment, visibility and credibility for our supply partners.

To become a supplier, review the bidding system and opportunities below to determine if Vizient is a fit for you.

Become a supplier

Learn how to participate in the Vizient competitive contracting process and how to submit a bid in Emptoris, our online eSourcing platform, by viewing our Emptoris Supplier Training module and instructional video. You will receive step-by-step instructions on how to submit a proposal and tips on creating a successful bid.

Supplier Bid Calendars

2020   |   2019   |   2018

Learn more about Vizient's bid calendars

Innovative technology

The Vizient innovative technology process seeks to identify and contract for innovative products that are used in the direct clinical care of patients and offer an incremental benefit to patient care or patient or health care worker safety.

Supplier diversity program

Vizient is dedicated to fostering economic growth in the communities our members serve by supporting development and contracting opportunities for small and diversity-owned  suppliers.

Visit the Supplier Dashboard

Already a supplier? Login to access all Vizient tools ― including contract management tools, training, programs, membership, announcements, marketing and event information.including member roster, product and pricing information, and Impact Standardization reports.

Vendor grievances

The Vizient Vendor Grievance Process provides a mechanism by which potential vendors can appeal contract award decisions if they believe the contracting process was not conducted in a fair, open and competitive manner in accordance with Vizient’s policies.

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