IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2019--

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 care today.”

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, blog, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube pages for more information about the company.

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