Last Updated: January 31, 2018
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By Blair Childs, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs, Premier Inc. Premier and its members applaud President Trump’s remarks on tackling opioids and combatting rising drug costs in his State of the Union address. To effectively tackle this crisis, outdated (more…)

Last Updated: January 29, 2018
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Health Affairs Blog: Susan DeVore: At the start of 2018, the health care industry is on the cusp of more significant change. The GOP Congress has moved health care away from the center of their public policy agenda, creating more certainty and (more…)

Last Updated: January 29, 2018
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Modern Healthcare: “Southwest General is absolutely in the top performer category for heart-failure patients,” said Mark Hiller, vice president of bundled-payment services at Premier, which works with 11 hospital systems on CHF bundles. His colleague, Dr. Mike Schweitzer, Premier’s principal performance (more…)

Last Updated: January 11, 2018
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The Governance Institute: Steve Valentine and Guy Masters: This year will be notable for the mixed messages that will continue to come in from Washington, D.C., spurring uncertainty for healthcare organizations as they struggle with increased cost pressures, leadership and caregivers retiring (more…)