Regional Medical Center at Memphis Selects MedAssets to Support its Centers of Excellence Business Initiatives

March 2012
Biomedical Market Newsletter;3/28/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article informs about the agreement between MedAssets Inc. and Regional Medical Center at Memphis, Tennessee (The MED)for the expansion of the MED's centers of excellence services and its values to the regional community it serves. It informs that under the new partnership, MED will use MedAssets' strategic sourcing and clinical resource management services for creating a high-performance health system. It mentions that this will enable The MED to be cost and resource efficient.


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