Last Updated: February 17, 2015
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CHALLENGE Since Inova Health System rejoined Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) in 2013., a team of Premier Performance Partners has been employing a range of strategies to help the IDN safely and constructively reduce costs while maintaining or improving quality. SOLUTION Through (more…)

Last Updated: February 25, 2015
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CHALLENGE Pressured by healthcare reform and decreasing reimbursements from all payers, healthcare providers are examining every possible way to cut expenditures. Significant among those endeavors is the drive to reduce supply chain costs. Since Inova Health System in Northern Virginia (more…)

Last Updated: February 5, 2015
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CHALLENGE In their triennial surveys, healthcare systems are challenged to comply with The Joint Commission’s Environment of Care or Life Safety chapters of the accreditation manual. Mark Pelletier, RN, MS, COO of Accreditation and Certification Operations of accreditation agency, says (more…)

Last Updated: February 4, 2015
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CHALLENGE Hospitals today face historic challenges as reimbursement converts from episodic care driven by quantity to population health driven by quality. Healthcare entities must find solutions that allow them to more closely tie resource utilization and patient care. Real-time supply (more…)

Last Updated: February 17, 2015
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Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) takes its commitment to contracted suppliers seriously. Premier wants its contracted suppliers to be successful. Contracted supplier benefits are extensive. Among the many resources available are a customer service center, contract managers dedicated to helping suppliers keep (more…)

Last Updated: November 25, 2014
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Premier, Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) convenes its Annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition each year in June. In 2014 the event was held in San Antonio. In 2015 the event will take place in Washington, DC, June 23-26. At the Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition members (more…)