Last Updated: January 4, 2018
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Only company to achieve highest scores for value-based care, financial improvement, and strategy and growth consulting in annual industry report CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare improvement company, has been recognized for the second year in (more…)

Last Updated: December 21, 2017
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If all Medicare ACOs performed at the level of Collaborative member Medicare ACOs, Premier projects that Medicare could have doubled its savings since 2012 to $4 billion CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Since 2012, Medicare accountable care organizations (ACOs) that participate in (more…)

Last Updated: December 7, 2017
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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Five leading healthcare organizations applaud the introduction of H.R. 4580, the “ACO Improvement Act of 2017” sponsored by Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) and Rep. Diane Black (R-TN). The American Medical Association (AMA), AMGA, Medical Group Management Association (more…)

Last Updated: November 20, 2017
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Nearly two-thirds of CJR participants in Premier’s Bundled Payment Collaborative received reconciliation payments from Medicare; BPCI participants also achieving positive results CHARLOTTE, N.C. (November 20, 2017) — Hospital participants in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Comprehensive Joint (more…)

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…)