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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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    Hospitals Could Save Millions on Hip, Knee Implants

Hospitals Could Save Millions on Hip, Knee Implants

Healthcare Dive | Hospitals could see huge savings in total joint replacements if they optimized anesthesia and bone cement and enhanced operating room workflow, Premier Inc. said in...

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    Modern Healthcare Top 25 COOs in Healthcare 2018

Modern Healthcare Top 25 COOs in Healthcare 2018

Modern Healthcare | Chief operating officers have a broad and diverse set of roles and responsibilities. Their job description varies based on the size and sector of the...

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    Yahoo! Finance Presents: Affordability of Healthcare

Yahoo! Finance Presents: Affordability of Healthcare

Yahoo! Finance | According to a new Gallup poll, 55 percent of Americans say they worry “a great deal” about “the availability and affordability of healthcare.” Joining Alexis...

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    Susan DeVore on The Business of Healthcare

Susan DeVore on The Business of Healthcare

Pippa | Susan DeVore, President and CEO of Premier Inc, joins host Pratyusha Yalamanchi on The Business of Health Care (originally aired on Sirius XM Channel 111...

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    Yahoo! Finance Market Movers Interview with Susan DeVore

Yahoo! Finance Market Movers Interview with Susan DeVore

Yahoo! Finance | Alexis also chats with Premier CEO Susan DeVore about the future of health care.

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    Making Progress Towards Healthier Pharma Markets

Making Progress Towards Healthier Pharma Markets

The Health Care Blog | Premier COO, Mike Alkire, discusses the role pharmaceuticals play in today’s population health era and how new leadership in the FDA is promoting competitive markets...

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    Trump’s Health Chief Wants to Change How Doctors Do Business

Trump’s Health Chief Wants to Change How Doctors Do Business

Bloomberg | Experiments to limit health care costs so far “have mixed records of success,” said Lynn Quincy, director of the Altarum Healthcare Value Hub, a nonprofit...

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    How to Minimize Permanent Mental Trauma from an ICU Stay

How to Minimize Permanent Mental Trauma from an ICU Stay

The Wall Street Journal | Susan DeVore: Complex patients such as those recovering from a serious postsurgical infection or car-accident survivors are often admitted to the intensive-care unit (ICU)...

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    The 1990s called — They want your hospital's operating model back

The 1990s called — They want your hospital’s operating model back

Becker's Hospital Review | Since one can remember, health systems have based their operating models around hospital-centric service lines, such as orthopedics, cardiology or cancer. Although this fragmented approach...

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    What to Watch in Healthcare In 2018: Six Key Trends

What to Watch in Healthcare In 2018: Six Key Trends

Health Affairs Blog | Susan DeVore: At the start of 2018, the health care industry is on the cusp of more significant change. The GOP Congress has moved...

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    Hospitals Experience with Heart Failure Bundles Could be Blueprint for Others

Hospitals Experience with Heart Failure Bundles Could be Blueprint for Others

Modern Healthcare | “Southwest General is absolutely in the top performer category for heart-failure patients,” said Mark Hiller, vice president of bundled-payment services at Premier, which works...

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