Last Updated: June 22, 2016
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Premier Inc. (NASDAQ: PINC) featured a range of groundbreaking healthcare products during its Innovation Celebration last night. The annual event honors industry-leading healthcare advancements and supplier commitment to innovation. More than a dozen next generation medical innovations (more…)

Last Updated: June 20, 2016
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Modern Healthcare: Advances in lung and breast cancer screening, neonatal and scoliosis imaging, tissue management, perinatal heart rate monitoring, blood supply management and fascial closures will be showcased this week at a conference highlighting innovation. Premier will host its annual conference this (more…)

Last Updated: May 31, 2016
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Managed Healthcare Executive: Preventing drug shortages requires a “swat team” mentality by all, including FDA, manufacturers, group purchasing organizations (GPOs), and health systems. For starters, faster FDA approvals would help to eliminate the backlog of generic medications, says Michael Alkire, chief operating (more…)

Last Updated: May 4, 2016
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  • July 31, 2016 - August 3, 2016
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

AHRMM – Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management AHRMM16 CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION AHRMM16 is the premier education event and the central meeting place for providers, academics, affiliates and vendors working in all facets of healthcare supply chain. Join us July 31 – August 3 at the San Diego Convention Center to explore the products, (more…)

Last Updated: April 26, 2016
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Modern Healthcare: Increased transparency and competition in the pharmaceutical industry and expanded value-based payment models would help address rising prescription drug prices, according to a coalition aimed at containing costs. The Campaign for Sustainable Rx Pricing said multiple organizations representing doctors, (more…)

Last Updated: April 26, 2016
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Post-acute care networks, retail capabilities projected to expand Growth of affiliated physician practices, integrating supply chain and health IT across systems creating challenges CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The industry’s movement to alternative payment models has health systems exploring innovative approaches to (more…)

Last Updated: March 21, 2016
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Health Affairs: Mike Alkire, COO of Premier, Inc., discusses the reality of generic drug price spikes, and solutions in the public and private sector. He highlights Premier’s efforts to increase competition in the market and only contract with manufacturers that have (more…)