Premier, Inc.

Type: Organization
Name: Premier, Inc.
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Premier Tells Senators Healthcare Data Needs Context

Premier Inc., a healthcare alliance of 3,000 hospitals and 110,000 other providers, this week sent a letter to the Senate Finance Committee warning that the government’s efforts to bring transparency to the healthcare market by releasing data needs context ... [Published Health Data Management - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Meals On Wheels Association of America Partners with Premier, Inc. to Reduce Costs, Serve More Seniors in Need (8/19/14)

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 19 -- Meals On Wheels Association of America issued the following news release:The Meals On Wheels Association of America (http://www.mowaa.org/) has announced an exclusive group purchasing partnership with Premier, Inc.( https://www.premierinc.com/) ... [Published Targeted News Service - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Community Health Systems Reports Data Breach Affecting 4.5M Patients

The Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems, Inc. has said that the personal data of approximately 4.5 million patients was stolen by hackers from its computer network in April and June.August 15, 2014The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's ... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Healthcare boosts Charlotte's economy as industry preps for change

Health care is vital to Charlotte's economy when it comes to jobs and economic impact. The industry employs more than 116,500 people in the region — roughly 11 percent of the area's population. And the health and life-sciences sector had a total economic ... [Published Health Leaders - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Health care boosts Charlotte’s economy as industry preps for change

Health care is vital to Charlotte’s economy when it comes to jobs and economic impact.The industry employs more than 116,500 people in the region — roughly 11 percent of the area's population. And the health and life-sciences sector had a total economic ... [Published Charlotte Business Journal - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

11 Principles of Successful Labor Management in Radiology

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Research shows that estimates of cost inefficiency in healthcare range from $700 to more than $1 trillion, Bill Lammers, national director of labor management, Premier Inc., said at AHRA 2014.With lower reimbursement and more money at ... [Published Cancernetwork.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

MedAssets Makes Analytics Acquisition for $142 Million

MedAssets, an Alpharetta, Ga.-based provider of revenue -cycle management and evidence-based software, has made a significant investment into analytics, acquiring Skokie, Ill.-based Sg2 for $142 million.Sg2 offers predictive strategic analytics and clinical ... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Friday business briefs 8-15

Slocum promoted to morning meteorologistWINSTON-SALEM — WXII 12 announced the promotion of Brian Slocum to weekday morning meteorologist, a role he has been working in for the past three months. He will be joining Kimberly Van Scoy , Nicole Ducouer and ... [Published Courier Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Premier, Inc.'s MEMdata Acquisition Experiencing Growth

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Six health systems have expanded their partnerships with Premier, Inc. (Nasdaq:PINC) to lower costs, increase efficiency and better serve their patient population ... [Published BioMedReports - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Mountain States & Cigna sign services agreement

Mountain States Health Alliance and Cigna have reached an agreement that will allow Cigna's customers in the region to access all Mountain State Health Alliance facilities and services at in-network rates.The new, three-year agreement becomes effective ... [Published WCYB-TV - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Analysis reveals most common hospital-ac...

Infection Prevention Today report “Premier, Inc. has identified 86 inpatient complications associated with significant increases in inpatient mortality, costs and length of stay.“Our research provides clinical leaders with an invaluable list of significant ... [Published IVTEAM - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 3 reports

Premier buying software firm for $117 million

Premier Inc., which provides purchasing and performance improvement services to an alliance of 3,000 hospitals, on Tuesday said it’s buying software provider TheraDoc for $117 million in cash. The Charlotte-based company said the transaction is expected ... [Published Charlotte Observer - Aug 05 2014]

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...the health and quality of life for our nation's seniors," said Ellie Hollander, president and CEO of the Meals On Wheels Association of America. "This partnership will enable each individual Meals On Wheels program – no matter how small – to harness the buying power of a national organization to expand capacity, cut down on overhead costs and, most importantly, serve more seniors in need."
...And the health and life-sciences sector had a total economic impact of $27.7 billion last year. "It's really a big engine for this community, relative to growth, job growth and economic growth" says Alan Sauber, chief ethics and compliance officer at Premier Inc...
...to be done to provide safer and cleaner environments for hospital patients and staff," said Heather McLarney, vice president of marketing, DebMed. "Our contract with Premier allows us to reach hospitals across the country in search of the best way to track and improve hand hygiene to ultimately achieve better patient care. And as the only electronic monitoring solution available that monitors by the World Health OrganizationWorld Health Organization Five Moments and CDC hand hygiene standards, we offer something not previously available through Premier until now."
John Bardis, chairman president and chiefchief executive officer, MedAssets, said in a statement: "In today's rapidly evolving healthcare environment, industry leaders cannot rely alone on analysis of past performance or even current best practices to drive strategic business decisions and adequately prepare for future market dynamics."

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Premier Tells Senators Healthcare Data Needs Co... [Published Health Data Management - 1 hour ago]
Meals On Wheels Association of America Partners... [Published Targeted News Service - 8 hours ago]
Meals On Wheels Association of America Partners... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 19 2014]
Meals On Wheels Association of America Partners... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 19 2014]
Community Health Systems Reports Data Breach Af... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 18 2014]
Healthcare boosts Charlotte's economy as indust... [Published Health Leaders - Aug 18 2014]
Health care boosts Charlotte’s economy as indus... [Published Charlotte Business Journal - Aug 15 2014]
11 Principles of Successful Labor Management in... [Published Cancernetwork.com - Aug 15 2014]
Survey: ACOs Have Not Significantly Progressed ... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 15 2014]
DebMed to provide electronic hand hygiene monit... [Published FMLink - Aug 15 2014]
MedAssets Makes Analytics Acquisition for $142 ... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 14 2014]
Friday business briefs 8-15 [Published Courier Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
ACOs Struggle with Health IT Capabilities, Surv... [Published Health Data Management - Aug 14 2014]
Premier, Inc.'s MEMdata Acquisition Experiencin... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 14 2014]
Premier, Inc.'s MEMdata Acquisition Experiencin... [Published BioMedReports - Aug 14 2014]
ACOs Not Adopting Advanced Health IT Tools, Cit... [Published Bureau of National Affairs - Aug 13 2014]
Mountain States & Cigna sign services agreement [Published WCYB-TV - Aug 13 2014]
Analysis reveals most common hospital-ac... [Published IVTEAM - Aug 13 2014]
PREMIER : Princeton HealthCare System partners ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 12 2014]
The betrayal at the heart of Prabowo’s challenge [Published Rappler - Aug 12 2014]
2014 Healthcare Summit Hosted by the Charlotte ... [Published Charlotte Observer - Aug 11 2014]
VBP Program Impact, Incentives Questioned [Published Health Leaders - Aug 11 2014]
Premier, Inc. Sets Date for Fiscal 2014 Fourth-... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 11 2014]
Premier, Inc. Sets Date for Fiscal 2014 Fourth-... [Published Stock Nod - Aug 11 2014]
Stay Staffed Announces Agreement Awarded with P... [Published Tamar Securities - Aug 11 2014]
Analysis Reveals Most Common Harm Events Associ... [Published Infection Control Today - Aug 08 2014]
The Importance of Identifying Potential Inpatie... [Published Infection Control Today - Aug 08 2014]
Sunday business briefs 8-10 [Published Courier Tribune - Aug 08 2014]
EHR Data Sharing Behind Major Wisconsin Health ... [Published Healthcare Informatics Online - Aug 07 2014]
UH and Premier, Inc. create strategic relations... [Published HIMSS - Aug 07 2014]
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The Problem With ‘Pay for Performance’ in Medicine [Published The Incidental Economist (Posts) - Jul 31 2014]
The following originally appeared on  The Upshot  (copyright 2014, The New York Times Company). “Pay for performance” is one of those slogans that seem to upset no one. To most people it’s a no-brainer that we should pay for quality and not quantity. ...
ArjoHuntleigh receives Premier, Inc. award for ... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Jul 08 2014]
ADDISON, Ill., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ArjoHuntleigh today announced that it is a winner of Premier, Inc.'s Supplier Legacy Award in the pediatrics category, for their hand-held dopplers.Premier, a leading healthcare improvement company uniting an ...
Teleflex Showcases the ISO-Gard® Mask with Clea... [Published Business Wire Health News - Jul 01 2014]
WAYNE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teleflex Showcases the ISO-Gard Mask with ClearAir Technology at Premier, Inc. Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition ...
Cintas Corporation Receives Premier, Inc. Award... [Published EON Manufacturing - Jun 24 2014]
CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cintas Corporation today announced that it is a winner of Premier, Inc.’s first Supplier Horizon Award ...
Cintas Corporation Receives Premier, Inc. Award... [Published EON Business - Jun 24 2014]
CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cintas Corporation today announced that it is a winner of Premier, Inc.’s first Supplier Horizon Award ...
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Meals On Wheels Association of America Partners... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 19 2014]
Premier, Inc.'s MEMdata Acquisition Experiencin... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 14 2014]
Premier, Inc. Sets Date for Fiscal 2014 Fourth-... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Aug 11 2014]
Premier, Inc. Continues Growth Trajectory With ... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 05 2014]
University Hospitals (UH) and Premier, Inc. Cre... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jul 25 2014]
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