The Jackson Clinic joins Vanderbilt network

Vanderbilt Health System announced that The Jackson Clinic, a multi-speciality group physician practice in West Tennessee, has joined with the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network.

By participating with VHAN, the 140-physician Jackson Clinic joins Vanderbilt's clinically integrated network, an ongoing effort to control costs. The system reports 2,900 physicians currently participate in VHAN.

"We welcome the physicians of The Jackson Clinic to the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network," C. Wright Pinson, CEO of Vanderbilt Health System and deputy vice chancellor for health affairs, said in a release. "Their practice has a long history of excellence in patient care and strong community relationships. The collaborative methods of their clinical practice combine naturally with VHAN's mission.