Last Updated: October 6, 2017
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HFMA: Premier members working to identify and spread best practices in sepsis prevention, detection, and treatment recently reported an 18 percent overall decrease in sepsis mortality in 2008-2016. Dr. Biondolillo, Premier’s VP of quality and safety, explains keys to success. Full (more…)

Last Updated: March 13, 2017
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Florida-based health system to employ PremierConnect® pharmacy clinical surveillance and analytics across 40 hospitals to enhance medication management, antibiotic stewardship CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Adventist Health System, a faith-based healthcare organization headquartered in Altamonte Springs, Florida, has expanded its partnership with (more…)

Last Updated: October 21, 2016
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Becker’s Hospital Review: Michelle Allen: With more than 3,800 cases of Zika being reported from all 50 of the states and 105 linked to local transmission in Florida, it’s difficult to ignore the concern of patients about the Zika virus.This emerging public (more…)

Last Updated: October 27, 2016
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Modern Healthcare: The CMS named 16 healthcare organizations, including Premier, to receive Hospital Improvement and Innovation Network contracts, worth a total of $347 million, with the mission of measurably improving patient safety by decreasing hospital-acquired conditions and hospital readmissions. The contracts lay (more…)

Last Updated: October 6, 2016
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Premier Inc. survey of healthcare C-suite finds hospitals are educating staff and patients, implementing clinical best practices, and screening, monitoring and reporting Zika cases CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Avoiding a wait-and-see approach, a new Premier Inc. (NASDAQ:PINC) survey provides a snapshot (more…)

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: July 15, 2016
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  • July 14, 2016
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

This live event has ended. You can watch the recording or download the slides here.   ISO standard 80369 calls for small bore tubing to have incompatible connections to prevent dangerous medical errors. The ENFit connector was designed to meet 80369-3 – the unique design for enteral feeding connections. Feeding sets with the new ENFit (more…)