IRVING, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vizient,
Inc. will present at the Healthcare Transformation Summit being held
May 16-17 in Austin, Texas. Byron
Jobe, Vizient president and chief executive officer, will speak
today on the panel “Disruption,
Innovation, Transformation and New Avenues of Collaboration: The
Supplier Perspective” at the Sheraton Austin Hotel. The event is
produced by Modern Healthcare magazine.
“Innovation occurs at the intersection of cost, quality and market
performance,” said Jobe. “Using Vizient’s extensive data and analytics
capabilities and our in-house expertise, we’ve initiated several
collaborative endeavors with our members to help drive performance
improvement. Being open to innovation is critical to thrive in health
The Healthcare Transformation Summit brings together senior executives
from hospitals and health systems, suppliers, payers and others to
discuss the changing health care industry. The “Disruption” panel will
be moderated by Jeff Micklos, executive director, Healthcare
Transformation Task Force.
About Vizient, Inc.
Vizient, Inc., the largest member-driven health care performance
improvement company in the country, provides innovative data-driven
solutions, expertise and collaborative opportunities that lead to
improved patient outcomes and lower costs. Vizient’s diverse membership
base includes academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community
hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and non-acute health care
providers and represents approximately $100 billion in annual purchasing
volume. In 2019, Vizient again received a World’s Most Ethical Company
designation from the Ethisphere Institute. Vizient’s headquarters are in
Irving, Texas, with locations in Chicago and other cities across the
United States. Please visit www.vizientinc.com
as well as our newsroom,
pages for more information about the company.