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    Dr. Stella Safo Named to Modern Healthcare's Minority Leaders to Watch List

Dr. Stella Safo Named to Modern Healthcare’s Minority Leaders to Watch List

Modern Healthcare | She’s using her experience in HIV/AIDS medicine to inform Premier’s work on population health.​

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    Inundated With Flu Patients, U.S. Hospitals Brace for Coronavirus

Inundated With Flu Patients, U.S. Hospitals Brace for Coronavirus

The New York Times | Public health experts are closely watching reserves of vital medical supplies and medications, many of which are made in China.

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    Coronavirus Outbreak Strains Global Medical-Mask Market

Coronavirus Outbreak Strains Global Medical-Mask Market

The Wall Street Journal | Many suppliers have capped orders for masks at just above typical levels, said executives with Premier.

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    What High-Value Implants Teach Us About Margin Management

What High-Value Implants Teach Us About Margin Management

HealthLeaders | Cost control in high-value implants reflects the strategies needed to succeed in value-based care: standardization, utilization and communication.

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    Coronavirus Scare Highlights Challenges in U.S.-China Supply Chain

Coronavirus Scare Highlights Challenges in U.S.-China Supply Chain

Modern Healthcare | Michael J. Alkire, President of Premier, says it's difficult to estimate how many of these goods come from China.

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    Eliminating Care Variation

Eliminating Care Variation

Modern Healthcare | How AdventHealth ensures all patients are treated with the latest evidence-based guidelines.

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    Premier Wants to Change the Healthcare ‘Landscape’ with Tools to Safely Reduce Costs

Premier Wants to Change the Healthcare ‘Landscape’ with Tools to Safely Reduce Costs

Supply Chain World | David A. Hargraves, Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, says Premier emphasizes collaboration with partners.

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    Premier President: GPO Remains Vigilant, but No Current Supply Disruptions Due to Coronavirus

Premier President: GPO Remains Vigilant, but No Current Supply Disruptions Due to Coronavirus

The Journal of Healthcare Contracting | Premier’s President, Michael J. Alkire commented (as to conditions as of the afternoon of Wednesday, January 29).

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    CommonSpirit Tasks Premier with Supply Chain Integration

CommonSpirit Tasks Premier with Supply Chain Integration

Modern Healthcare | Using one GPO is part of CommonSpirit's goal to produce a $2 billion benefit to the bottom line over a four-year period.

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    Moving From ‘Heads in Beds’ to Population Health: An Interview with Premier CEO Susan DeVore

Moving From ‘Heads in Beds’ to Population Health: An Interview with Premier CEO Susan DeVore

Health Evolution | DeVore discusses the changing mindset required to transform health care with Health Evolution Editor-in-Chief Tom Sullivan.

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    Here's Why Drug Shortages Cost the U.S. 450 Million a Year

Here’s Why Drug Shortages Cost the U.S. 450 Million a Year

SectorWatch | Drug shortages are a widespread problem in the United States. Premier's, Michael Alkire outlines three root causes of the epidemic.

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    Healthcare Forecast 2020: What Board Members and Senior Leaders Need to Know

Healthcare Forecast 2020: What Board Members and Senior Leaders Need to Know

The Governance Institute | Board members and senior management will need to become “uncomfortable” and consider new innovations and strategies.

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    Four Ways to Approach the Medical Device Sterilization Predicament in an Election Year

Four Ways to Approach the Medical Device Sterilization Predicament in an Election Year

MedTech Intelligence | Premier's Chaun Powell and Soumi Saha explain why 2020 should be a pivotal year for medical device sterilization.

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    Five Healthcare Trends For 2020

Five Healthcare Trends For 2020

Health Affairs | Premier CEO lays out trends on the horizon that could fundamentally alter the healthcare narrative well into the next decade.

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    Healthcare Companies use Technology and Data to Boost Primary Care Services

Healthcare Companies use Technology and Data to Boost Primary Care Services

CNBC | There are a lot of things different today than what existed in the 1990s that would create a more conducive environment for technology-enabled primary care.

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    Embrace Disruption to Turn Financial Pressures Into Opportunities

Embrace Disruption to Turn Financial Pressures Into Opportunities

Journal of Healthcare Management | Susan DeVore discusses the financial pressures providers are facing in the Journal of Healthcare Management.

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    Getting the Right Dose

Getting the Right Dose

Becker's Hospital Review | Premier’s Daisy Jackson sat down with Jon Faldasz, head of clinical applications for InsightRX, to discuss all things precision dosing.​

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    Complications Increase Vaginal Delivery Costs By 20%, Study Finds

Complications Increase Vaginal Delivery Costs By 20%, Study Finds

HealthLeaders Media | Severe maternal morbidity factors can force women to stay hospital-bound for 70% longer, the analysis found.

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    Rise in Delivery Complications is Increasing Hospital Costs

Rise in Delivery Complications is Increasing Hospital Costs

Modern Healthcare | Women are more likely to experience an unexpected outcome during delivery and it's adding to hospital costs, according to a new analysis from Premier.

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    Capitalize on Purchased Services’ Unusual Suspects to Enhance Revenue

Capitalize on Purchased Services’ Unusual Suspects to Enhance Revenue

HFMA | The task of reducing expenses within purchased services used to begin with providers flexing a strong contract negotiation strategy or red-lining their budgets, something...

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    HIStalk Interviews Michael J. Alkire, President, Premier

HIStalk Interviews Michael J. Alkire, President, Premier

HIStalk | My current role as president is focused on driving the two big strategies that we laid out at the beginning of the year.

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