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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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    Inside the Warehouse Containing Some of the Nation's Most Critical Supplies and Vaccines

Inside the Warehouse Containing Some of the Nation’s Most Critical Supplies and Vaccines

CNN Politics | Premier's Chaun Powell says stockpiling has helped increase inventory, but still isn't a long term solution.

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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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    U.S. The Mass Distribution of Covid-19 Vaccines Is Under Way. ‘Everything Has to Come Together.'

U.S. The Mass Distribution of Covid-19 Vaccines Is Under Way. ‘Everything Has to Come Together.’

The Wall Street Journal | Premier's Jessica Daley says everyone is very focused on ensuring that receipt of these products goes perfectly according to plan.

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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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    Crimped U.S. Dry Ice Supply Complicates Rural U.S. Vaccine Release

Crimped U.S. Dry Ice Supply Complicates Rural U.S. Vaccine Release

Reuters | Premier's Soumi Saha discusses potenital complications with getting the COVID-19 vaccine to rural areas.

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    Evaluation of a Clinical Platform to Promote Chronic Disease Management

Evaluation of a Clinical Platform to Promote Chronic Disease Management

The Journal of Population Health Management | This study used a performance platform to enhance clinicians' management of patients with diabetes and osteoporosis.

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    Modern Healthcare Top 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare

Modern Healthcare Top 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare

Modern Healthcare | Premier's CEO, Susan DeVore ranks 6th on Modern Healthcare Top 100 list.

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    Inside the Pros’ Playbook for Supply Chain Sustainability

Inside the Pros’ Playbook for Supply Chain Sustainability

Check out these game-winning calls from the pros’ playbook on strategic and nimble supply chain systems.

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    Freezing and Delivering Covid Vaccine will be a Monumental Supply Chain Challenge: Premier CEO

Freezing and Delivering Covid Vaccine will be a Monumental Supply Chain Challenge: Premier CEO

CNBC: Squawk on the Street | Northwell Health CEO Michael Dowling & Premier CEO Susan Devore discuss whether hospitals are getting the guidance needed for COVID vaccines.

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    The U.S. Has Plan to Vaccinate Nursing Home Residents. Experts Fear It Won't Work.

The U.S. Has Plan to Vaccinate Nursing Home Residents. Experts Fear It Won’t Work.

CBS News | Nursing home residents being one of the initial tranches will be part of the country's learning curve on how we appropriately distribute the COVID-19 vaccination,"...

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    The Value-Based Care Crossroads: Have ACOs Reached a Tipping Point?

The Value-Based Care Crossroads: Have ACOs Reached a Tipping Point?

Healthcare Innovation | Premier's ​Seth Edwards shares common ACO success attributes among those on the leading edge.

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    Pfizer Asks U.S. Regulators to Approve Emergency Use of Its COVID-19 Vaccine

Pfizer Asks U.S. Regulators to Approve Emergency Use of Its COVID-19 Vaccine

CBS News | The reality is there has never been a drug that required storage at this temperature. The administration and distribution effort will require all hands on...

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    Premier Joins 34 Health Systems in DeRoyal Partnership for Expanded Domestic Isolation Gown Production

Premier Joins 34 Health Systems in DeRoyal Partnership for Expanded Domestic Isolation Gown Production

Healthcare Finance News | ​Healthcare company Premier has joined 34 member health systems in partnering with global medical manufacturer DeRoyal Industries.

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    Premier, Member Hospitals and DeRoyal Team Up to Boost Domestic Gown Production

Premier, Member Hospitals and DeRoyal Team Up to Boost Domestic Gown Production

Modern Healthcare | Premier and 34 of its health system partners are teaming up with DeRoyal Industries to domestically source and produce isolation gowns.

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    Q&A: Mike Alkire, Head of Premier, the Medical Supply Giant

Q&A: Mike Alkire, Head of Premier, the Medical Supply Giant

MedPage Today | Premier's Michael Alkire talks with MedPage Today about the state of the healthcare supply chain.

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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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    Vaccine Watch: What’s Next for Pfizer’s COVID Vaccine Breakthrough

Vaccine Watch: What’s Next for Pfizer’s COVID Vaccine Breakthrough

ABC News | Premier's Soumi Saha discusses the challenges for how a COVID-19 vaccine will be delivered to Americans.

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    We’re Being Left Behind’: Rural Hospitals Can’t Afford Ultra-Cold Freezers to Store the Leading Covid-19 Vaccine

We’re Being Left Behind’: Rural Hospitals Can’t Afford Ultra-Cold Freezers to Store the Leading Covid-19 Vaccine

STAT | Premier's Soumi Saha says the rural and the small hospitals would be disadvantaged if they had to purchase their own freezers.

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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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