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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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    Statement on Emergency Use Approval for Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Statement on Emergency Use Approval for Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Today’s FDA emergency use approval of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine is further proof of the remarkable power of science, innovation and American know-how.

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    Providers’ Take on the First Week of the COVID-19 Vaccine

Providers’ Take on the First Week of the COVID-19 Vaccine

Seven pharmacy leaders discuss their initial experiences in COVID-19 vaccine receipt and administration.

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

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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    Statement on Emergency Use Approval for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Statement on Emergency Use Approval for Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Today’s announcement of the FDA’s emergency use approval for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine is welcome news.

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    Premier Inc. Names Colin Bain President of Direct Sourcing

Premier Inc. Names Colin Bain President of Direct Sourcing

In his role, Bain will have overall responsibility for Premier’s direct sourcing business segment, including overall strategy and organic product line expansion.

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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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    10 Ways Premier Members Led Innovation Amid the Pandemic

10 Ways Premier Members Led Innovation Amid the Pandemic

At Premier, our members have partnered with us to find truly innovative solutions to the biggest problems facing healthcare and our nation during the pandemic.

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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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    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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    How Health Systems Are Preparing for a COVID-19 Vaccine

How Health Systems Are Preparing for a COVID-19 Vaccine

Five health systems share how they're prepping for everything from storage and distribution to documentation.

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    Mechanical Ventilation Adds 5X the Cost to COVID-19 Care

Mechanical Ventilation Adds 5X the Cost to COVID-19 Care

​According our new analysis​, the cost to treat a COVID-19 patient who is mechanically ventilated is more than 5X higher than a COVID-19 patient who...

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    Margin of Excellence: Mechanical Ventilation Adds Significant Costs to COVID-19 Care

Margin of Excellence: Mechanical Ventilation Adds Significant Costs to COVID-19 Care

We analyzed the inpatient costs of COVID-19 care and compared the costs of treating patients with and without mechanical ventilation.

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    ProvideGx® Partners with Fresenius Kabi to Help Stabilize Supply of Heparin, a Vital Medication

ProvideGx® Partners with Fresenius Kabi to Help Stabilize Supply of Heparin, a Vital Medication

Through ProvideGx, Premier has partnered with Fresenius Kabi to supply pre-filled, single-use IV bags of heparin.

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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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    Premier and 34 Leading Health Systems Partner with DeRoyal to Expand Domestic Production of Isolation Gowns

Premier and 34 Leading Health Systems Partner with DeRoyal to Expand Domestic Production of Isolation Gowns

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (November 16, 2020) — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare improvement company, and 34 member health systems partnered with DeRoyal Industries...

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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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