Premier and America’s Physician Groups (APG) urged the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to ensure accountable care and bundled payment organizations can focus on the transition to value by providing additional opportunities to enter the Direct Contracting model and mitigating the effects of the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE) on all payment models. In a letter to CMS, Premier and APG asked CMS to:
About Premier, Inc.
Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of more than 4,000 U.S. hospitals and health systems and approximately 175,000 other providers and organizations to transform healthcare. With integrated data and analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and consulting and other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost. Premier plays a critical role in the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, collaborating with members to co-develop long-term innovations that reinvent and improve the way care is delivered to patients nationwide. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier is passionate about transforming American healthcare. Please visit Premier’s news and investor sites on www.premierinc.com; as well as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram and Premier’s blog for more information about the company.