Modern Healthcare Selects MedAssets as Recipient for Community Leadership Award

  Modern Healthcare Selects MedAssets as Recipient for Community Leadership

 CEO’s leadership in charitable outreach empowers MedAssets employees to help

Business Wire

ATLANTA -- November 19, 2012

MedAssets (NASDAQ: MDAS) today announced that Modern Healthcare has selected
the company’s chairman, president and chief executive officer, John Bardis, as
the recipient of the first annual Community Leadership Award. The award honors
top healthcare executives for charitable outreach work either performed
individually or through their organizations to improve the health and well
being of people, patients, communities and community members.

“I am humbled and honored to accept this award on behalf of the thousands of
MedAssets employees who make it a daily habit to help others,” said John
Bardis, MedAssets. “Corporate charitable giving is engrained within our
company culture, directly aligns with the sacred healthcare mission of our
clients, and reflects our strong belief that everyone is entitled to treatment
that is dignified and loving. This recognition also reflects the immense power
of the thousands of healthcare supplier organizations with whom we share a
common belief that corporate America has a civic responsibility to give back
and lend a hand to those less fortunate in a time of need.”

Productive Culture that Inspires Employees

Since its inception, MedAssets has had a large focus on charitable outreach.
The core values of the company drives a culture that largely supports many
charities, even allowing employees to take off work as paid-time-off to serve
at a qualified charitable organization through the MedAssets Heart and Soul
Program. MedAssets employees, clients and suppliers provide ongoing support
for the following charities:

Hire Heroes USA: Hire Heroes is dedicated to creating job opportunities for US
military veterans and their spouses through personalized employment training
and corporate engagement. As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, Hire
Heroes’ services are provided at no cost to the veteran. Founded in 2007 and
headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, Hire Heroes has built a national
reputation of excellence for its success at helping unemployed veterans find
jobs – currently at the rate of one veteran confirmed hired every business
day. Hire Heroes USA has helped over 575 veterans find successful careers and
assisted 2,300 veterans to gain employment skills, medical treatment, and
financial support.

The American Fallen Soldiers Project: A 501(c)3 non-profit organization that
makes available, at no cost to the family, an original portrait of their
fallen loved one by artist Phil Taylor that fully captures the soldier’s
appearance and personality. The American Fallen Soldiers Project was formed to
provide comfort and healing to the grieving families of America’s fallen

Heart for Africa: A faith-based not-for-profit 501(c)(3) charity that provides
financial and other support to homes for orphans and vulnerable children
through long term financial support programs and short term service trips that
deliver quality care, shelter, food, water, clothing, health care, social
work, mentoring and education.

Mully Children’s Family Charitable Foundation: A faith-based Christian
humanitarian organization committed to transforming the lives of orphaned,
abandoned and abused children in Africa. Each year, MCF becomes a home and
provides hope to street children, orphans, abandoned, abused, HIV and AIDS
affected and infected, desperate and neglected children, who have nowhere to
call home and no one to care for them.

MedShare International:  A non-profit, Atlanta-based organization dedicated to
improving healthcare and the environment through the efficient recovery and
redistribution of surplus medical supplies and equipment to those most in

About the Modern Healthcare Community Leadership Award

After a nomination process, for seven weeks, Modern Healthcare readers were
invited to vote on ten finalists all of which were leaders from esteemed
healthcare industry-focused organizations. Entries were judged on three
criteria: extent of departure from core job responsibilities; voluntary nature
of the work individually or through the organization or corporation, and
demonstrated positive impact of the work.

About MedAssets

MedAssets (NASDAQ: MDAS) helps healthcare organizations to improve financial
strength through innovative revenue cycle, spend and clinical resource
management solutions that enable improved margins, cash flow, quality of care
and patient satisfaction. More than 4,200 hospitals and 100,000 non-acute
healthcare providers currently use the company’s Web-based technologies and
evidence-based solutions to help capture revenue, control cost, increase
regulatory compliance and optimize operational efficiency to improve the care
delivery process. As a result, the company manages annually $48 billion in
healthcare supply spend and touches over $340 billion in gross patient
revenues. For more information, please visit



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