Last Updated: November 2, 2017
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By Blair Childs, senior vice president of public affairs, Premier Premier and its members are deeply disappointed with CMS’s decision to drastically cut by 28.5% payment to hospitals for 340B drugs used in the outpatient setting. This move is contrary (more…)

Last Updated: October 31, 2017
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By Blair Childs, senior vice president of public affairs, Premier Premier and its members applaud Chairman Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member Patty Murray and members of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee for their continued efforts to spotlight the (more…)

Last Updated: November 6, 2017
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Premier’s clinical surveillance solution enables reporting of antimicrobial use and resistance data through the CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare improvement company, has received ONC Health IT Certification for antimicrobial use (more…)

Last Updated: October 24, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Mike Maguire and Jeff Little: Third-party services, such as waste management, dialysis, elevator maintenance and security, can represent up to a third of a health system’s total annual expenditures. Called purchased services, these resources are crucial to hospital operations (more…)

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Chad Rodine, Service Line Vice President, Capital & Construction Services, Premier Inc., attributes equipment planning and contracting challenges to “the changing demands of the job” more than anything else. Full story 

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Supply chain professionals understand how critical it is to get input and buy-in from key stakeholders,” said Chad Rodine, Service Line Vice President, Capital & Construction Services, Premier Inc. “Collaboration across teams including clinicians, clinical engineering, supply chain and (more…)

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Mike Maguire, Vice President of Strategic Sourcing at Premier Inc. says taking on that added responsibility can be difficult for supply chain departments already feeling stretched thin by having to satisfy internal demands related to inpatient care. Full story