Graybar Electric Co., St. Louis, said MedAssets, Atlanta, a provider of health information technology and financial services to more than 180 health systems and 4,000 hospitals, has recognized the company with its platinum award for supplier performance. MedAssets awards suppliers that proactively and consistently bring market-leading pricing, implement cost-reduction strategies, and provide clinical and healthcare improvement resources. “We are honored to have been given the opportunity to serve MedAssets and their members over the years,” said Garry Acker, Graybar's vice president, corporate accounts. “It's gratifying to be recognized and awarded for meeting and exceeding our customers' expectations. We look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with MedAssets.”