Last Updated: August 2, 2016
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  • August 23, 2016
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Heart failure is a complex, progressive disease that carries a significant risk of hospitalization and death. In addition, heart failure has a substantial and increasing impact on patients and the healthcare system. Join this live webinar at 2 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, August 23, for an introduction to Entresto, a novel new agent used to (more…)

Last Updated: August 25, 2016
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HFMA: Drug shortages contribute to rising healthcare costs. A 2014 analysis by Premier found that purchasing costlier generic substitutes for drugs in short supply drove up costs an average of $229.7 million annually. In fact, the figure is likely much higher (more…)

Last Updated: June 27, 2016
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Specialty Pharmacy Times: Mike Alkire and Scott Pope: According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, chronic diseases—such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, type 2 diabetes, obesity and arthritis—are among the most common, costly, and preventable of all health (more…)

Last Updated: April 26, 2016
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Modern Healthcare: Increased transparency and competition in the pharmaceutical industry and expanded value-based payment models would help address rising prescription drug prices, according to a coalition aimed at containing costs. The Campaign for Sustainable Rx Pricing said multiple organizations representing doctors, (more…)

Last Updated: April 15, 2016
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This Advisor Live® webinar is presented as part of Premier’s Performance Capsule series: a drug report series to help Premier members effectively manage medication classes with significant drug costs and utilization. This report series will feature ten drug classes released (more…)