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    Hospitals Still Ration Medical N95 Masks as Stockpiles Swell

Hospitals Still Ration Medical N95 Masks as Stockpiles Swell

Associated Press News | Premier's David Hargraves weighs in on why hospitals are still cautious about N95 allocation.

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    A Humble Syringe Could Help Speed U.S. Vaccination Effort

A Humble Syringe Could Help Speed U.S. Vaccination Effort

Supply Chain Brain | Premier members are looking to obtain more low-dead space syringes says Premier's Jessica Daley.

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    Akron Native Michael Alkire to Become CEO of Nationwide Healthcare Group

Akron Native Michael Alkire to Become CEO of Nationwide Healthcare Group

Akron Beacon Journal | ​Michael J. Alkire, an Akron native and president of health care improvement company Premier Inc., is adding chief executive officer to his duties effective May 1.

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    Outgoing Premier CEO Susan DeVore Reflects on Accomplishments, Looks Ahead to Premier’s Future

Outgoing Premier CEO Susan DeVore Reflects on Accomplishments, Looks Ahead to Premier’s Future

The Journal of Healthcare Contracting | Outgoing CEO, Susan DeVore, reflects on her time at Premier in this Q&A.

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    Susan DeVore, CEO of Premier, on Transforming Our Healthcare Supply Chain

Susan DeVore, CEO of Premier, on Transforming Our Healthcare Supply Chain

A Second Opinion Podcast | Premier CEO Susan DeVore discusses what has learned during the pandemic.

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    Carolina Business Review: Susan DeVore, CEO, Premier Inc.

Carolina Business Review: Susan DeVore, CEO, Premier Inc.

Carolina Business Review | Premier CEO, Susan DeVore discusses impacts COVID-19 has had on the healthcare industry and its supply chain.

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    How to Calculate the Elusive ROI for Care Management

How to Calculate the Elusive ROI for Care Management

Traditional budgetary approaches and evaluations based on revenue don't capture the true contribution of care management, write Premier's Donna Cella and Beth Anctil.

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    Vaccine Chaos May Undermine Second Doses

Vaccine Chaos May Undermine Second Doses

Axios | Jessica Daley says visibility into vaccination doses 3-4 weeks in advance is crucial to ensure you have doses needed on hand.

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    Michelle Allen of Premier: 5 Things We Must Do To Improve the US Healthcare System

Michelle Allen of Premier: 5 Things We Must Do To Improve the US Healthcare System

Authority Magazine | Premier's Michelle Allen sits down with Authority Magazine to discuss the five things we must do to improve healthcare.

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    South Africa Variant Found in U.S. as Fear Grows Over New Strains

South Africa Variant Found in U.S. as Fear Grows Over New Strains

CBS News | Premier's Jessica Daley says providers with the right equipment can squeeze out an extra dose with the Pfizer vaccine.

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    Covid-19 Vaccine Sites Call In Volunteers, Retirees to Staff Rollout

Covid-19 Vaccine Sites Call In Volunteers, Retirees to Staff Rollout

The Wall Street Journal | Premier's Andy Brailo discusses staffing issues amongst healthcare workers as they manage COVID-19 patients and vaccine distribution.

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    UVA's Early Warning System for COVID Patients

UVA’s Early Warning System for COVID Patients

WVTF Public Radio | ​WVTF Virginia Public Radio highlights CoMET, a Premier artificial intelligence software.

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    Better Manufacturing, Supply Chain Cures Drug Shortages

Better Manufacturing, Supply Chain Cures Drug Shortages

Pharmacy Times | Premier's pharmacy experts discuss potenital solutions to overcoming drug shortages.

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    Racing to Rebuild

Racing to Rebuild

The Charlotte Business Journal | Andy Brailo discusses PPE shortages and how Premier is working to help meet industry needs.

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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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    Healthcare Forecast 2021: 10 Trends Board Members and Senior Leaders Must Know

Healthcare Forecast 2021: 10 Trends Board Members and Senior Leaders Must Know

The Governance Institute | This list of top trends and their implications for governance will help guide discussions on priorities, policies and strategies for the year ahead, writes Premier's...

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    Premier CEO Discusses the Changes Needed to Improve Vaccine Distribution

Premier CEO Discusses the Changes Needed to Improve Vaccine Distribution

Bloomberg | Susan DeVore, CEO of Premier, spoke to Bloomberg Radio about strategies to improve vaccine distribution.

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    Improving the Health of Communities

Improving the Health of Communities

LEADERS Online | An interview with Premier CEO, Susan DeVore, on women and leadership.

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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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    Hospitals Deluged as Vaccine Still Months Away for Most in U.S.

Hospitals Deluged as Vaccine Still Months Away for Most in U.S.

Bloomberg | Premier’s clients have watched attrition spike, on average seeing turnover of 30% among clinical staff during the last few months says Premier's Andy Brailo.

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    Uptake and Accuracy of the Diagnosis Code for COVID-19 Among US Hospitalizations

Uptake and Accuracy of the Diagnosis Code for COVID-19 Among US Hospitalizations

JAMA Network | This paper examines the uptake and accuracy of diagnosis for COVID-19 in U.S. hospitals.

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