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    Local Hospitals Have Adequate Supplies for Coronavirus Testing; Rest of U.S. Fears Shortages

Local Hospitals Have Adequate Supplies for Coronavirus Testing; Rest of U.S. Fears Shortages

Cleveland Plain Dealer | Premier's Meg Wyatt explains why it's not easy for manufacturers to ramp up production of swabs for COVID-19 testing.

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    Advisor Live: On Demand Webinar: COVID-19: Implications for Clinicians

Advisor Live: On Demand Webinar: COVID-19: Implications for Clinicians

The World Health Organization deemed COVID-19 a global pandemic, which has raised fears and confirmed what many clinicians have suspected – we need to be prepared.

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    Experts Worry About Having Enough Hospital Beds to Handle a Coronavirus Surge

Experts Worry About Having Enough Hospital Beds to Handle a Coronavirus Surge

Business Insider | Premier is set to survey the hospitals it works with to get a sense of how much added ICU capacity each could make.

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    Ventilator Makers Ramp Up Production Amid Coronavirus Crunch

Ventilator Makers Ramp Up Production Amid Coronavirus Crunch

The Wall Street Journal | Premier is surveying U.S. hospitals to gauge how many more patients hospitals can manage before they will need more ventilators, Ms. Saha said.

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    Physician Practices Told to be Extra Cautious in Purchasing Supplies from 'Grey Market'

Physician Practices Told to be Extra Cautious in Purchasing Supplies from ’Grey Market’

FierceHealthcare | Premier has seen an uptick in grey market activity around PPE according to Premier's John Sganga.

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    The Latest Obstacle to Getting Tested? A Shortage of Swabs and Face Masks

The Latest Obstacle to Getting Tested? A Shortage of Swabs and Face Masks

The New York Times | Soumi Saha said that Premier requested additional information from the F.D.A. about how to address the swab shortage days ago.

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    Statement on Executive Order Prioritizing Health and Medical Resources for COVID-19

Statement on Executive Order Prioritizing Health and Medical Resources for COVID-19

These steps help ensure our health system's readiness by placing equal urgency on all medical supplies, resources and services.

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    Supply Shortages Force Health Systems to Devise Own Workarounds

Supply Shortages Force Health Systems to Devise Own Workarounds

The Atlanta Journal Constitution | Premier's Michael Alkire comments on the increasingly high demand for medical supplies, such as ventilators.

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    U.S. Nursing Homes Warn of Looming Shortage of Masks and Gowns

U.S. Nursing Homes Warn of Looming Shortage of Masks and Gowns

Associated Press | According to a Premier survey, nearly one-third of respondents said they had no N95 masks.

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    COVID-19 and PPE Conservation

COVID-19 and PPE Conservation

We’ve compiled best practices to help ensure worker and patient safety during extended use of PPE.

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    Hospital Workers Make Masks From Office Supplies Amid U.S. Shortage

Hospital Workers Make Masks From Office Supplies Amid U.S. Shortage

Bloomberg | More than half of hospitals had changed practices by the end of February to preserve supplies of protective equipment.

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    Hospitals Facing Coronavirus Are Running Out of Masks, Other Key Equipment

Hospitals Facing Coronavirus Are Running Out of Masks, Other Key Equipment

The Wall Street Journal | Premier's Chaun Powell comments on the volume of medical equipment hospitals are needing during the coronavirus outbreak.

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    US Hospitals are Struggling to Respond to the Covid-19 Pandemic

US Hospitals are Struggling to Respond to the Covid-19 Pandemic

Vox Media | Premier reported it had seen demand for surgical masks double from what they usually see.

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    As Coronavirus Testing Gears Up, Specialized Swabs Running Out

As Coronavirus Testing Gears Up, Specialized Swabs Running Out

Kaiser Health News | Premier's Soumi Saha says hospitals are having trouble getting enough specialized swabs for coronavirus testing.

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    Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic, Scams Involving Personal Protective Equipment Emerge

Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic, Scams Involving Personal Protective Equipment Emerge

MedTech Intelligence | Premier's Chaun Powell advises that health systems do the following to avoid being scammed during the novel coronavirus crisis.

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    Premier and America’s Physician Groups Ask for HHS Guidance and Mitigation Policies for Value-Based Care Models During Coronavirus Outbreak

Premier and America’s Physician Groups Ask for HHS Guidance and Mitigation Policies for Value-Based Care Models During Coronavirus Outbreak

Given the circumstances of COVID-19, Premier and America’s Physician Groups encourage HHS to ensure policies are in place for providers in value-based programs.

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    What We're Watching: March 17, 2020

What We’re Watching: March 17, 2020

Premier shared results from a member survey of senior living facilities to ascertain their supply inventories.

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    On the Front Lines in the Advocacy Around Hospital Supply Chain Issues: One Expert’s View

On the Front Lines in the Advocacy Around Hospital Supply Chain Issues: One Expert’s View

Healthcare Innovation | Premier's Soumi Saha shares the latest developments around advocacy to improve the health system supply chain, at this moment in the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    'We're Going to Have a Real Problem': New York's Governor Warns that the Coronavirus Pandemic Could Overwhelm Hospitals

’We’re Going to Have a Real Problem’: New York’s Governor Warns that the Coronavirus Pandemic Could Overwhelm Hospitals

Business Insider | Premier is set to survey the hospitals it works with to get a sense of how much added ICU capacity each is able to make.

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    Senior Living Facilities Lack Supply of Protective Gear, Survey Finds

Senior Living Facilities Lack Supply of Protective Gear, Survey Finds

Politico | One-third of senior living facilities don’t have a supply of specialized face masks used to protect workers from contracting the coronavirus.

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