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    At the Tipping Point for Assuming More Risk

At the Tipping Point for Assuming More Risk

HFMA | Now more than ever, providers are increasingly being pushed toward two-sided risk arrangements. To stay financially viable, they must gain full visibility into their value-based...

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    Imagine Your Health System but Better: The Clinical Integration Makeover We All Need

Imagine Your Health System but Better: The Clinical Integration Makeover We All Need

Becker’s Hospital Review | This article will examine the positive benefits of clinical integration and explore best practices for how healthcare leaders can ensure mergers and acquisitions maximize their...

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    Here’s Four Types of Value-Based Contracting with Providers That Companies Can Pursue

Here’s Four Types of Value-Based Contracting with Providers That Companies Can Pursue

MedCity News | At the MedTech conference hosted by industry association AdvaMed, Premier's Myla Maloney, explains the different kinds of value-based contracting vendors can negotiate with health...

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    Nine Stakeholder Groups Urge CMS to Ensure Continued Success of ACO Program

Nine Stakeholder Groups Urge CMS to Ensure Continued Success of ACO Program

Nine organizations, including Premier, today wrote Seema Verma, Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), regarding the agency’s August 17 proposed rule...

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    Recovering From Florence, Hospitals Get an Outside Assist

Recovering From Florence, Hospitals Get an Outside Assist

Modern Healthcare | Collaboration with the state, supply chain partners and healthcare providers in areas less affected by the hurricane, like Atrium Health, has helped impacted hospitals get...

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    Premier CEO Talks Healthcare Disruption on CNBC

Premier CEO Talks Healthcare Disruption on CNBC

CNBC | Susan DeVore discusses how Premier is working to improve the healthcare system in the U.S.

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    How the Netflix Model Is Making Its Way to the Healthcare Space

How the Netflix Model Is Making Its Way to the Healthcare Space

The Street | "Employers are saying, I'm going to bypass the insurer - they're not really lowering the cost or driving the clinical improvement that I need," said...

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    Charlotte Healthcare Execs Among Nation’s ‘Most Influential’

Charlotte Healthcare Execs Among Nation’s ‘Most Influential’

Atrium's chief executive and president, Gene Woods and Susan DeVore, president and chief executive of Premier Inc. are on Modern Healthcare’s annual list of...

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    Considering Moving Your Health System ERP to the Cloud? Why Now is the Right Time

Considering Moving Your Health System ERP to the Cloud? Why Now is the Right Time

Becker's Hospital Review | Enterprise resource planning (ERP) platforms, which run the back-office operations of a health system, are one of the most significant solutions for health systems to...

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    Should Physician-Led Models Get Value-Based Payment Privileges?

Should Physician-Led Models Get Value-Based Payment Privileges?

HFMA | Physician-led alternative payment models (APMs) clearly play a vital role in population health management and the new competitive environment. But requiring APMs organized by hospitals...

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    Algorithm For Optimized Care Delivery: Analysis + Alignment + Accountability

Algorithm For Optimized Care Delivery: Analysis + Alignment + Accountability

HealthLeaders | Healthcare organizations that want to succeed in value-based care and payment models must take steps to understand where variation lies, identify the best clinical practice...

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    Collaborating to Build an Aligned, High-Performing Physician Enterprise

Collaborating to Build an Aligned, High-Performing Physician Enterprise

Modern Healthcare | A Q&A with Premier’s Chris Smedley. During his 20 years in healthcare, Chris has focused on the physician enterprise as a leader in both practice...

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    Premier CEO: Leadership is a Choice

Premier CEO: Leadership is a Choice

Becker’s Hospital Review | The healthcare industry requires more personal leadership now than ever before to help achieve healthcare transformation, Premier President and CEO Susan Devore said during a...

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    Susan Devore CEO Premier Discusses the Future of Healthcare

Susan Devore CEO Premier Discusses the Future of Healthcare

Bloomberg | Susan Devore CEO Premier discussing the future of health care.​

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    Alternative Payment Models: Five Myths

Alternative Payment Models: Five Myths

Health Affairs | Blair Childs: With debate on “repeal and replace” in the rearview mirror, new leadership at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the...

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    Progress Continues in Reducing Hospital-Acquired Conditions

Progress Continues in Reducing Hospital-Acquired Conditions

Bloomberg (requires a password/subscription) | AHRQ’s latest report, issued June 5, translated the reduction into savings and lives: the HHS agency found that the 8 percent reduction in HACs saved...

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    Real-World Evidence: Present and Future

Real-World Evidence: Present and Future

Modern Healthcare | Dr. Bozzette is an internationally recognized researcher and physician executive who leads Premier Applied Sciences®, the research and analytics division of Premier. He is certified...

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    Making Progress in Curbing Opioid Use in Hospitals

Making Progress in Curbing Opioid Use in Hospitals

KevinMD | Premier CEO Susan DeVore on President Trump’s efforts to lower prescription drug prices.

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    Competition Solves the Drug Problem

Competition Solves the Drug Problem

Fox Business Mornings with Maria | Premier CEO Susan DeVore on President Trump’s efforts to lower prescription drug prices.

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    Joint Replacement Surgery Costs Vary Greatly Between Hospitals

Joint Replacement Surgery Costs Vary Greatly Between Hospitals

Modern Healthcare | A joint replacement surgery can cost as little as $5,000 or as much as $30,000 depending on the hospital, according to a new report.

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    Hospital Missing Chances to Cut Cost of Hip, Knee Replacement, Analysis Finds

Hospital Missing Chances to Cut Cost of Hip, Knee Replacement, Analysis Finds

Becker’s Hospital Review | Resolving price disparities for hip and knee replacements could potentially save hospitals millions, according to a new analysis from Premier.The analysis, published in Premier’s most...

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