Vizient Awards Contract to AQuity for Virtual Scribing Solution
Vizient members can now access increased savings to AQuity’s Virtual Scribing solutions proven to reduce physician burnout and enhance organizational efficiency
January 19, 2021 – Cary, NC , Vizient, Inc., the largest member-driven health care performance improvement company in the country, and AQuity Solutions, the leading clinical documentation and HIM services company in the country, today announced an expanded agreement to offer Virtual Scribing solutions to Vizient member organizations at contracted pricing.
AQuity was recently ranked as the top performing Virtual Scribing and Medical Transcription solutions vendor by Black Book™ Research in their 2020 comprehensive industry survey (link). Vizient is the first health care performance improvement company to offer AQuity Virtual Scribing solutions through a national agreement. Additionally, AQuity Medical Transcription solutions, also recognized as #1 by Black Book™ Research, is available to Vizient members through this same contract.
“Virtual scribes have been proven effective in reducing physician burnout while improving clinical and financial results,” noted Mark Gum, General Manager of AQuity’s Virtual Scribing business. “In addition to eliminating after hour charting burdens, commonly referred to as ‘pajama time’, virtual scribes increase patient face time in both virtual encounters and in-person care delivery settings. Virtual scribes drive improved patient satisfaction scores as well as physician wellness measures. We look forward to bringing these benefits to the Vizient members.”
“This agreement enables Vizient’s membership to benefit from our award-winning Virtual Scribing solutions at contracted pricing,” said Jason Kolinoski, COO Aquity Solutions. “By simplifying access, we hope to provide their members an efficient and proven path to reduce physician burnout, improve organizational efficiency, and optimize telehealth visit workflows.”
AQuity Solutions delivers superior clinical and financial results to healthcare provider clients through outsourced services. Headquartered in Cary, NC, AQuity employs over 7,000 clinical documentation specialists throughout the U.S., India, Australia, Canada, and the U.K. for Medical Transcription, Medical Coding, Virtual Scribing, and Interim Management services. With over 45 years of experience, the company is recognized as a leading vendor in multiple disciplines. AQuity is privately held.
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