Last Updated: May 23, 2018
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Becker’s Hospital Review: Resolving price disparities for hip and knee replacements could potentially save hospitals millions, according to a new analysis from Premier.The analysis, published in Premier’s most recent Margin of Excellence report, was conducted between October 2015 and March 2017. It examined inpatient (more…)

Last Updated: May 23, 2018
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New report finds some hospitals have price disparities up to $1,500 per knee implant and $1,700 per hip implant; opportunities to optimize use of anesthesia and bone cement, enhance workflow in operating room CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 23, 2018) – Healthcare (more…)

Last Updated: May 11, 2018
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Positioned to implement President Trump’s recommendations with existing solutions to reduce pharmaceutical costs and stimulate market competition CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC), a leading healthcare improvement company, applauds many of the actions being taken by the White House (more…)

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