Last Updated: March 16, 2018
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Majority say shortages are affecting patient care, resulting in increased costs and cancelled or delayed surgical procedures CHARLOTTE, N.C.— A new survey of Premier members revealed more than 96 percent of member health systems are experiencing moderate-to-severe shortages of injectable (more…)

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Chad Rodine, Service Line Vice President, Capital & Construction Services, Premier Inc., attributes equipment planning and contracting challenges to “the changing demands of the job” more than anything else. Full story 

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Supply chain professionals understand how critical it is to get input and buy-in from key stakeholders,” said Chad Rodine, Service Line Vice President, Capital & Construction Services, Premier Inc. “Collaboration across teams including clinicians, clinical engineering, supply chain and (more…)

Last Updated: October 27, 2017
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Healthcare Purchasing News: Mike Maguire, Vice President of Strategic Sourcing at Premier Inc. says taking on that added responsibility can be difficult for supply chain departments already feeling stretched thin by having to satisfy internal demands related to inpatient care. Full story

Last Updated: September 26, 2017
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Repertoire: “The fundamental thing going on right now is consolidation in our industry,” said David Hargraves, group vice president of strategic sourcing for Premier Inc. “It’s massive – it’s never been higher, it’s never been bigger, and it’s never been broader. “Whether (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…)