Last Updated: August 18, 2017
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Academic health system engages Premier to drive enterprise-wide improvements in quality and costs CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 21, 2017) — The University of Virginia Health System (UVA), a 600-bed academic medical center serving the Commonwealth, Mid-Atlantic and beyond, has signed a (more…)

Last Updated: July 19, 2017
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Brings hospitals together to collaborate on improving pain management strategies  CHARLOTTE, N.C. & CHIGAGO (July 19, 2017) — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare improvement company, is launching a national opioid safety pilot with hospitals to make care safer (more…)

Last Updated: June 27, 2017
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Politico: Population health seeks to treat a defined patient population rather than specific individuals. Key to this concept is the effective collection and analysis of data, enabling health systems to better detect risks and trends, evaluate outcomes, and identify solutions. Join (more…)

Last Updated: June 15, 2017
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Repertoire: It absolutely makes sense to manage infection prevention across the care continuum and at all points or transitions of care,” says Gina Pugliese, RN, MS, FSHEA, vice president emeritus, Premier Safety Institute®, Premier Inc. “However, this has made sense for (more…)

Last Updated: June 8, 2017
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Provider Magazine: Andy Edeburn, principle performance partner at Premier, a health care improvement organization based in Charlotte, N.C., tells LT/PAC clients they should be attuned to all VBP developments, no matter the source. For MACRA, he says, the law is simply (more…)