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Pharmacy

    Premier Cautions DEA on Proposal to Reduce CII Quotas in 2020

Premier Cautions DEA on Proposal to Reduce CII Quotas in 2020

Premier submitted comments cautioning the DEA to carefully consider how a reduction in manufacturing quotas for certain opioids could rekindle recent drug shortages.

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    Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program Partners with Amphastar to Provide Seven Shortage Drugs, Most in Emergency, Pre-Filled Syringes

Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program Partners with Amphastar to Provide Seven Shortage Drugs, Most in Emergency, Pre-Filled Syringes

Through its ProvideGx™ program, Premier has partnered with Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to supply to healthcare providers phytonadione injection and emergency, pre-filled syringes.

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    Partnership Between Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program and Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC, Successfully Resolves National Shortage of Cysteine Hydrochloride

Partnership Between Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program and Exela Pharma Sciences, LLC, Successfully Resolves National Shortage of Cysteine Hydrochloride

Premier's ProvideGx™ program and its partnership with Exela Pharma Sciences has successfully resolved the multi-year, national shortage of cysteine hydrochloride injection.

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    InsightRX Raises $10 Million To Personalize Drug Doses

InsightRX Raises $10 Million To Personalize Drug Doses

Forbes | InsightRx, a precision medicine company announced the closing of funding with participation from several organizations including Premier.

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    Premier Statement on FDA Action to Address the Use of Citizen Petitions to Delay Market Competition of Generics and Biosimilars

Premier Statement on FDA Action to Address the Use of Citizen Petitions to Delay Market Competition of Generics and Biosimilars

Members of Premier applaud the FDA for finalizing guidance on the use of citizen petitions to delay the market entry of generic medications and biosimilars.

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    Premier Comments on CMS Proposed Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities

Premier Comments on CMS Proposed Requirements for Long-Term Care Facilities

Premier submitted comments to CMS on its proposed rule aiming to reduce burden and redundant requirements in long-term care facilities (LTCFs). In its comments...

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    Premier Inc. Projects 4.2 Percent Price Inflation for Pharmaceuticals

Premier Inc. Projects 4.2 Percent Price Inflation for Pharmaceuticals

Prices projected to increase over previous estimates, driven by newly released products such as cellular and gene therapies.

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    Premier Comments on Home Infusion Payment and Quality Reporting Policies in CY 2020 Home Health Proposed Rule

Premier Comments on Home Infusion Payment and Quality Reporting Policies in CY 2020 Home Health Proposed Rule

Premier continues to urge CMS to amend its misguided policy for Medicare coverage of home infusion therapy services.

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    Presidential Candidates Aren’t Talking About Drug Shortages. They Should Be

Presidential Candidates Aren’t Talking About Drug Shortages. They Should Be

STAT | A similar company launched in January 2019: ProvideGx, founded by Premier, a health care improvement company with 4,000 allied hospitals.Full story

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    What We're Watching: August 6, 2019

What We’re Watching: August 6, 2019

CMS released the proposed OPPS rule. We're opposed to the posting of negotiated rates, site neutral payments and continuation of the 340B cuts.

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    How Our Health Systems Are Working to Prevent Hospital Drug Shortages

How Our Health Systems Are Working to Prevent Hospital Drug Shortages

STAT | Premier members discuss how their health systems are working to prevent hospital drug shortages.

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    Statement on the CY 2020 OPPS Proposed Rule

Statement on the CY 2020 OPPS Proposed Rule

Premier opposes CMS’ continuation of Medicare site-neutral payments that will reduce payment for outpatient clinic visits by 60 percent.

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    Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program to Supply Sodium Bicarbonate Injection to Providers

Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program to Supply Sodium Bicarbonate Injection to Providers

Premier has partnered with Exela Pharma Sciences to supply sodium bicarbonate injection, a drug that has been in shortage for nearly two years.

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    What We’re Watching: July 23, 2019

What We’re Watching: July 23, 2019

The number of Medicare ACOs taking risk has increased to 29 percent.

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    Premier’s ProvideGx Program to Supply Sodium Bicarbonate Injection to Providers

Premier’s ProvideGx Program to Supply Sodium Bicarbonate Injection to Providers

Healthcare Purchasing News | ProvideGx announces it will supply sodium bicarbonate injections to healthcare providers.

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    What We’re Watching: July 16, 2019

What We’re Watching: July 16, 2019

Last week, Premier announced​ a collaborative with 10 hospitals to lower preventable maternal and neonatal harm and deaths.

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    Hospitals May Be Paying Less Than Expected for Drugs

Hospitals May Be Paying Less Than Expected for Drugs

A new Premier analysis is showing some promising pricing projections for pharmaceuticals over the next 12 months.

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    Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program to Make the First FDA-Approved Version of Cysteine Hydrochloride Available to Providers

Premier’s ProvideGx™ Program to Make the First FDA-Approved Version of Cysteine Hydrochloride Available to Providers

ProvideGx is now supplying cysteine hydrochloride injection to providers, a critical drug for pediatric and adult patients that require total parenteral nutrition.

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    Premier's ProvideGx Supplies Nutrition Injection in Shortage

Premier’s ProvideGx Supplies Nutrition Injection in Shortage

Becker's Hospital Review | ProvideGx is now supplying cysteine hydrochloride injections.

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    Premier's ProvideGx to Launch Intravenous Nutrition Drug

Premier’s ProvideGx to Launch Intravenous Nutrition Drug

Modern Healthcare | Premier subsidiary ProvideGx is now supplying cysteine hydrochloride injections to its member providers.

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    What We’re Watching: June 25, 2019

What We’re Watching: June 25, 2019

Premier announced a partnership with Pensiamo Inc. to launch an AI-powered pharmaceutical supply chain solution that was co-developed with UPMC.

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