advancing the
supply chain

aptitude combines technology to streamline processes, analytics to improve performance, market insight for informed decision-making, and strategic partnerships that lead to new opportunities.

accelerating the
supply chain

See how we simplify, improve performance, and accelerate strategic relationships for collaboration and growth.

informing the supply chain

This edition of the Vizient Tech Watch offers more and broader clinical insights, as well as market trends, data and forecasts to give you a clearer view of the physician and clinical preference item business and its impact on the total cost of care.

Our 6th annual user forum took place on November 2nd. Recordings of access23 are now available!

Leveraging data for strategic partnerships

There’s strength in numbers. Our data delivers the powerful insight needed to build trust, align stakeholders, and accelerate growth.  Hear directly from industry-leading suppliers how they leverage the data in aptitude.

why aptitude?

aptitude is a performance improvement solution that combines technology, analytics, and market insight to support a clinically aligned supply chain.  We bring providers and suppliers together to simplify category management.

Over 1,000 providers benefiting

91% of users recommend aptitude

72 days on average to contract from start to finish

60% reduction in cycle time

5 stars for customer support

$3B+ in transaction volume

250+ categories available for contracting


we are aptitude

Healthcare is complex and dynamic.
So we stay nimble and agile – continuously evolving our solutions to meet the needs of the industry.  Making category management simple.

"The operational efficiencies aptitude delivers through a simplified approach to strategic initiative planning and compliance measures creates excitement and meaningful purpose in our team's day to day work."
Sasha Fannin VP, Advanced Analytics & Informatics
"Our collaborative relationships with strategic suppliers drive growth, and provide a unique contracting avenue in the two-sided market. By working strategically and creatively with providers and suppliers, utilizing data and cultivating partnerships, aptitude creates value unlike any other in the industry."
Theresa Dunne, MS BSN RN Sr Director, Strategic Supplier Partnerships
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