2018 Fall IDN Summit

2018 Fall IDN Summit Networking
The 2018 Fall IDN Summit was held September 17th -19th at the
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona.  Attendees took advantage of the opportunity to network and share conversations about hot topics, best practices, and innovations in the healthcare and pharmacy supply chain space.  Some of the opportunities for interaction at the Fall IDN Summit included:
  • Sunday Evening's Welcome Reception
  • Sunday Evening's Orientation Session
  • Monday's Teambuilding
  • Monday's Breakout Sessions
  • Monday's GPO Receptions
  • Tuesday's Networking Breakfast
  • Tuesday's Keynote Sessions
  • Tuesday's Networking Lunch
  • Tuesday's Reverse Expo
  • Tuesday Evening's Event Reception
  • Wednesday's Networking Breakfast
  • Wednesday's Professional Development Workshop
10 Year Tribute
Click on the video to look back at past 10 years of IDN Summits.
The IDN Summit would like to thank everyone who has made the past 10 years of building Relationships That Matter possible.
During the Reverse Expo at the 2018 Fall IDN Summit, a total of 83 systems hosted suppliers and GPOs at their booths.
These systems represented:
IDN Summit Sponsors
The IDN Summit would like to thank the sponsors of the 2018 Fall IDN Summit. We appreciate your strong support.
Click here for a full list of sponsors.
Educational Tracks
Click on the educational track below to listen to session recordings and view the powerpoint slides:
2018 Fall IDN Summit Keynote Speakers
Ann Ashley
Vice President of Talent & Organizational Development,
Biltmore Center for Professional Development
IDN Summit Thought Leadership Panel
Host: Major General (Ret.) 
Vincent "Vinny" E. Boles
Tracey P. Moffatt MHA, BSN, RN
System Chief Nursing Officer and
Vice President of Quality,
Ochsner Health System
Debi Pasley MS, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE
Senior Vice President and
Chief Nursing Officer, 
Lamont Yoder MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE
Banner Baywood, Banner Gateway,
Banner Heart, Banner MD Anderson,
Banner Health
Scotty Smiley
Major (Ret.),
United States Army
Click here to see a list of the Supplier companies who attendend at the 2018 Fall IDN Summit.  
The participants in the 2018 Fall IDN Summit Teambuilding Challenge helped spread the joy and power of reading by investing their first morning at the IDN Summit working with colleagues and Southwest Human Development to make a difference in the lives of local families.  IDN, supplier and Vizient participants collaborated to assemble, paint, and decorate a Little Free Library station.  Their finished masterpieces will be placed in a low-income neighborhood in the Phoenix area to give families the opportunity to have easy access to books, regardless of their financial situation.
2018 Product Showcase
The Product Showcase at the IDN Summit gives Provider attendees the opportunity to learn more about innovative products and services offered by ten sponsoring companies.  The IDN Summit also gives back to a number of non-profit organizations chosen by participating Provider attendees. 27 non-profits were donated money from the IDN Summit on behalf of participating IDN Executives.