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TRIOSE, Inc. Awarded NOVAPLUS Freight Management Contract by Vizient, Inc.

[ March 7, 2017   //   ]

A leader in healthcare logistics management, TRIOSE, Inc. has been awarded an exclusive contract from Vizient, Inc., Irving, TX, to be the sole source for providing freight management services to members of its private label brand, NOVAPLUS®.

“Our comprehensive contracting process is designed to select suppliers that provide the greatest value and quality to members. We felt TRIOSE could meet that standard. Partnering with TRIOSE to be our NOVAPLUS┬« freight management provider will ensure that we continue to offer members sustainable cost savings,” said Brent Gee, Associate Vice President, Strategic Programs and Contract Services, Vizient.

As part of the agreement, TRIOSE will help Vizient members have a transparent understanding, and therefore better control, of its inbound and outbound freight expenses. This strategic partnership will allow NOVAPLUS to work smarter to help their members improve cost savings through supply chain and operational efficiencies – without taking away from patient care.

The agreement will enable Vizient members to improve their freight management through the ongoing management, visibility to freight costs and meaningful, detailed reporting that TRIOSE provides.

“Ultimately, we work to improve the impact NOVAPLUS can extend to its members to help lower costs in healthcare. TRIOSE cares about helping hospitals and healthcare systems improve their results and the care they provide to their patients. When our experts can evaluate freight management programs, they can find areas to save without taking services away. We look for every way possible to simplify the conversion process by focusing on a step-by-step process to make the transition smooth and seamless,” said CJ Joyner, CEO, TRIOSE, Inc., Wyomissing, Pa.