Premier Outlines Healthcare Wish List for Trump Administration Last Updated: November 14, 2016
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Health Data Management: Premier is welcoming the Trump administration with a list to further build on reforms fostered under the Affordable Care Act, while reducing risks under ACA and eliminating cumbersome and antiquated regulations. Premier is an alliance of nearly 3,800 hospitals and 130,000 other provider organizations collaborating on policy issues and other initiatives. Premier also offers a range of services to members such has data analytics, supply chain management and consulting. Topping the organization’s wish list is the 21st Century Cures Act, which Premier is pushing enactment by the end of the current session on December 9, says Blair Childs, senior vice president of public affairs. The act is intended to harmonize standards to speed electronic health records interoperability, prohibit data blocking, and use data to advanced better treatment and cures.

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