Last Updated: August 25, 2016
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HFMA: Amid stepped-up hospital efforts to identify and treat sepsis—as well as rising costs from the condition—the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is urging a wider campaign. Some hospitals have taken the lead in pushing sepsis detection and early treatment (more…)

Last Updated: August 22, 2016
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  • August 19, 2016
    1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

This event has ended. View the slides and recording here.   The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its fiscal year (FY) 2017 Medicare inpatient prospective payment system (PPS)/long-term care hospital (LTCH) PPS final rule. Join this live discussion from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19, to learn about the quality (more…)

Last Updated: August 3, 2016
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Modern Healthcare: Premier will become the preferred group purchasing organization for the 275 hospitals that comprise America’s Essential Hospitals. Under terms of the agreement, Premier will provide the hospitals best practices for clinical and population health management services. Premier will also collaborate (more…)

Last Updated: August 1, 2016
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Exclusive partnership will help academic medical centers and other essential hospitals improve health care quality, reduce delivery costs and succeed in alternative payment models that promote population health Premier selected as the preferred group purchasing organization (GPO) partner for association (more…)

Last Updated: June 24, 2016
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) recognized approximately 150 health systems and suppliers this week with a 2016 Breakthroughs Award for transforming healthcare. “Recipients of Premier’s 2016 Breakthroughs Awards are industry leaders that are truly making a difference in (more…)