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    Eight Ways the Premier Healthcare Database Has Fueled Leading COVID-19 Research

Eight Ways the Premier Healthcare Database Has Fueled Leading COVID-19 Research

The Premier Healthcare Database has become a frontrunner in COVID-19 research, used by the CDC, the NIH and leading academic institutions.

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    Solving the Actionable Data Challenge in Long-Term Care Infection Prevention

Solving the Actionable Data Challenge in Long-Term Care Infection Prevention

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the digital divide between acute care and the long-term care setting, and the perils of a lack of clinical surveillance.

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    Healthcare In 2021: Five Trends To Watch

Healthcare In 2021: Five Trends To Watch

Health Affairs | Premier's Susan DeVore outlines five key trends for the healthcare industry as we head into 2021.

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    Go Straight to the Source for Your Benchmarking Analytics

Go Straight to the Source for Your Benchmarking Analytics

With a clinical database representing 45 percent of the nation’s hospital discharges, Premier’s timely, standardized data is the gold standard in benchmarking and analytics​.

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    How a True Centers of Excellence is Boosting Patient Experience and Quality

How a True Centers of Excellence is Boosting Patient Experience and Quality

Employers, health systems, clinicians and patients participating in a true COE are enjoying better outcomes and experience amid lower variance and costs.

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    On-Demand Webinar: A Framework for Success in New Clinical Episodic Payment Models: Service Line Integration Across the Continuum

On-Demand Webinar: A Framework for Success in New Clinical Episodic Payment Models: Service Line Integration Across the Continuum

Health systems need to develop service line integration strategies across the continuum of care to succeed in these clinical episodic models and prepare for the...

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    Statement on the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021

Statement on the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021

The Premier healthcare alliance welcomes the bicameral, bipartisan Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021.

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    Major U.S. Companies are Lobbying in a Scrum for Early Vaccine

Major U.S. Companies are Lobbying in a Scrum for Early Vaccine

The Washington Post | Contigo's Jonathan Slotkin says companies are displaying a voracious appetite for vaccines for their workforces.

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    Knowing Comorbidities, Medication Use May Save Lives in COVID-19

Knowing Comorbidities, Medication Use May Save Lives in COVID-19

TCTMD | Premier's Ning Rosenthal discusses findings from a recent study that looked at patients with COVID-19 in US acute care hospitals.

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    GE Healthcare and St. Luke’s University Health Network Accelerate Breast Cancer Care with First One-Stop Clinic in the U.S.

GE Healthcare and St. Luke’s University Health Network Accelerate Breast Cancer Care with First One-Stop Clinic in the U.S.

GE Healthcare | GE Healthcare and Premier Applied Sciences® selected St. Luke’s as an ideal pilot site for the One-Stop Clinic breast care model.

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    Risk Factors Associated With In-Hospital Mortality in a US National Sample of Patients With COVID-19

Risk Factors Associated With In-Hospital Mortality in a US National Sample of Patients With COVID-19

JAMA Network | Using the Premier Healthcare Database, this study looked at patients with COVID-19 in US acute care hospitals and high ICU admission and in-hospital mortality rates.

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    10 Ways Premier Members Led Innovation Amid the Pandemic

10 Ways Premier Members Led Innovation Amid the Pandemic

At Premier, our members have partnered with us to find truly innovative solutions to the biggest problems facing healthcare and our nation during the pandemic.

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    Mechanical Ventilation Adds 5X the Cost to COVID-19 Care

Mechanical Ventilation Adds 5X the Cost to COVID-19 Care

​According our new analysis​, the cost to treat a COVID-19 patient who is mechanically ventilated is more than 5X higher than a COVID-19 patient who...

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    Margin of Excellence: Mechanical Ventilation Adds Significant Costs to COVID-19 Care

Margin of Excellence: Mechanical Ventilation Adds Significant Costs to COVID-19 Care

We analyzed the inpatient costs of COVID-19 care and compared the costs of treating patients with and without mechanical ventilation.

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    Some Places Were Short on Nurses Before the Virus. The Pandemic is Making it Much Worse.

Some Places Were Short on Nurses Before the Virus. The Pandemic is Making it Much Worse.

The Washington Post | Soumi Saha discusses the shortage of nurses during the pandemic.

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    Leveraging Real-world Evidence to Influence Care Coordination and Patient Identification

Leveraging Real-world Evidence to Influence Care Coordination and Patient Identification

STAT | Finding the right patients and providing a catalyst for change in behavior and treatment has an incredible amount of potenital. Learn how to support care...

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    CDC: Thousands of COVID-19 Patients Returned to Hospitals Within Two Months of Initial Release

CDC: Thousands of COVID-19 Patients Returned to Hospitals Within Two Months of Initial Release

The Boston Globe | A CDC report leveraging Premier's Health Database, says thousands of COVID-19 patients returned to the hospital within two months of being released.

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    Health Systems and Life Sciences Companies—Changing COVID-19 Care Using Data

Health Systems and Life Sciences Companies—Changing COVID-19 Care Using Data

PM360 Magazine | Premier's Myla Maloney discusses how health systems and life sciences companies are using data to change COVID-19 care.

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    Generating Real-World Evidence from Chargemaster Data: Q&A with Myla Maloney of Premier Inc.

Generating Real-World Evidence from Chargemaster Data: Q&A with Myla Maloney of Premier Inc.

Aetion | Myla Maloney talks about what makes the PHD unique, and how biopharma can leverage data to learn how their drugs perform in the real world.

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    On-Demand Webinar: Understanding Trends in Dementia Care

On-Demand Webinar: Understanding Trends in Dementia Care

Join us for A Review of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Conditions Burden of Illness, 2016-2019

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    The COVID-19 Third Wave: Rating States’ Preparedness Efforts

The COVID-19 Third Wave: Rating States’ Preparedness Efforts

Premier surveyed members across the country to gain a better understanding of the best (and worst) COVID-19 strategies being deployed at the state level.

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