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Premier reports that as healthcare systems and states nationwide are ramping up their collection of PPE, providers are finding items on backorder.
Every organization is thirsting for data, trajectories and guidance in real time. Leveraging a proven collaborative model is key.
Experiences accessing stockpiles this spring highlighted problems associated with relying on the government for product replenishment.
While navigating the complexities of COVID-19, it’s now even more necessary that hospitals and specialists take proactive measures to implement strategies that will improve patient...
USA Today |
Premier's Chaun Powell weighs in on how a COVID-19 vaccine could impact the syringe supply chain.
Premier’s survey shows local efforts to build stockpiles must be supported with a national strategy to avoid redirecting supplies away from front-line caregivers.
The Wall Street Journal |
Premier says half of more than 1,000 hospitals surveyed through mid-June reported they couldn’t get enough N95 masks to resume postponed surgeries.
What healthcare providers need is a reliable way to predict whether their supply needs will increase, decrease or level off in the future.
A Premier survey found that the majority of alternate site providers report a more than 50% increase in PPE needs since the COVID-19 outbreak.
Health systems concerned about the financial impact of COVID-19 are strategizing recovery options that may include rapid margin improvement. Key to recovery will be tactics...
Hardware and Building Supply |
Premier's Michael J. Alkire discusses the impact COVID-19 had on the supply chain.
The Hill |
The Hill's Steve Clemons interviews Michael Alkire, president of Premier.
Premier plans to strike innovative new partnerships with pharmaceutical companies, putting branded products on negotiated contracts at competitive prices.
With The Joint Commission announcing the resumption of surveys this month, here's how providers can ensure they're ready.
Harvard Business Review |
Premier has built an automated, real-time surveillance app that integrates with existing electronic health records from different companies.
Modern Healthcare |
Premier's Joe Damore describes the rebirth of interest among providers in moving to capitated payments.
Harvard Business Review |
Geisinger has partnered with Stanson Health, a Premier company, on a novel early-warning surveillance system for Covid-19 cases.
Premier has been largely able to meet historical medical supply demand levels, as well as a significant proportion of surge demand.
Premier agrees with the CDC on the need to have contact tracers across the country to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
Access to the latest clinical guidelines saves providers time and optimizes care delivery for the health system.
These changes provide urgently needed relief for healthcare providers in advanced alternative payment models (APMs) that bear a significant amount of risk.