HealthTrust Recognized as Supply Chain Diversity Leader for Commitment to Small and Diverse Businesses

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HealthTrust Performance GroupSM, a leading performance improvement organization supporting providers across all healthcare settings, announced today it has been named a Supply Chain Diversity Leader by, a market-leading SaaS provider of supplier diversity and ESG data and management solutions.

According to’s 2023 Economic Impact Report, HealthTrust reached the top tier in Economic Empowerment, highlighting its part in the creation of more than 50,000 jobs at small and diverse suppliers supporting members’ business needs.

“Being recognized as a Supply Chain Diversity Leader is a testament to HealthTrust’s ongoing commitment to fostering economic empowerment,” said Joey Dickson, HealthTrust Chief Diversity Officer and AVP of Strategic Sourcing and Purchased Services. “We take pride in helping to create jobs at small and diverse suppliers. This acknowledgment reaffirms our dedication to driving positive change and inclusivity in the healthcare supply chain.”’s inaugural Supply Chain Diversity Excellence Awards recognize companies making a meaningful economic impact through responsible sourcing. Together with other leaders in the network, HealthTrust has contributed to more than 1.3 million jobs, $104 billion in income, and more than $160 billion in spend with small and diverse businesses last year.

“A strong supplier diversity program creates profound opportunities and value in the community,” said Aylin Basom, CEO of “The collective commitment of this year’s Leaders to small and diverse businesses has sparked an incredible economic impact that we can build on for years to come.”

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About HealthTrust Performance Group

HealthTrust Performance Group (HealthTrust) is a provider owned and operated healthcare performance improvement organization committed to strengthening operational and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and advisory services that leverage operator experience, scale, and innovation. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, HealthTrust serves approximately 1,800 hospitals and health systems in the U.S. and the United Kingdom, and more than 65,000 non-acute locations including ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, long-term care, and alternate care sites. HealthTrust has earned designation as a Top Workplace in Middle Tennessee.

About is the market-leading SaaS provider of supplier diversity and ESG data and management solutions. The platform enables organizations to track and manage responsible sourcing, providing valuable data and insights that drive business growth, and the ability to measure social, economic, and environmental impact. Equipped with unparalleled data intelligence, superior technology, and expert guidance,’s customers can establish and advance their supplier diversity and ESG initiatives effectively and strategically. For more information, visit


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