Premier, Inc.

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

Unnecessary antibiotic use responsible for $163 million in potentially avoidable hospital costs

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Premier, Inc. have released new research on the widespread use of unnecessary and duplicative antibiotics in U.S. hospitals, which could have ... [Published 4 Traders - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

PREMIER : statement on MSSP and Pioneer ACO cost and quality improvements

The Premier healthcare alliance would like to commend the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and participating care providers on initial Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) and Pioneer ACO successes.For Immediate ReleaseCharlotte, N.C. (September ... [Published 4 Traders - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

AHA News Now: Study finds potential for hospitals to reduce redundant antimicrobial therapies

Some hospital clinicians may be using redundant intravenous antimicrobial therapies, which could represent a potential opportunity to improve antimicrobial stewardship, according to a study of 500 hospitals published in the October issue of Infection ... [Published AHA News - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE - Deltex Medical encouraged by US sales growth

--Adds broker comment--Deltex Medical () posted flat interim sales as growing traction in the US was offset by lower demand from the NHS.The oesophageal Doppler monitoring (ODM) specialist saw US surgical probe revenues rise by 20% in the six months to ... [Published Proactive Investors.co.uk - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Research on use of unnecessary antibiotics in hospitals which could led to $163 million in excess costs

Researchers hope to find new ways to combat age-related diseasesKids who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from nightmares by age 12New research shows statins could reduce common diabetes complicationsTeen cannabis users 60% less likely ... [Published News-Medical.Net - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

GPO: Accuray lands 3-year contract with Premier

by Group purchasing organizations Premier selects radiosurgery devices maker Accuray for an exclusive 3-year contract.Accuray  (NSDQ: ARAY ) touted landed a new exclusive contract to offer its CyberKnife M6 and TomoTherapy HDA devices to members of Premier ... [Published MassDevice - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 4 reports

Tableau Software Global OEM Partner Program Expands

SEATTLE , Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, today announced that its global OEM Partner program added seven new valued partners including Premier, Inc., ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 3 reports

Meridian Bioscience Signs Agreement with Premier, Inc. to Offer Its Hospitals Molecular Diagnostic Tests and Instruments for C. difficile, Group B Streptococcus, Group A Streptococcus, Bordetella pertussis, and Mycoplasma pneumoniae

CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Meridian Bioscience Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced it has signed a new agreement with Premier, Inc. to offer the complete illumigene® molecular menu of tests to its members. Premier serves ... [Published EON Science - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

3M Partners with Premier, Inc. on purchasing agreement for catheter securement and stability products

3M & Chronic Care Solutions announced that it has reached a group purchasing agreement... ... [Published Healthcare Purchasing News - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Premier, Inc., Catheter
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 3 reports

Premier Inc. (PINC) Has Risen To A 3-Month High After Q4 Report

Premier Inc. (PINC: Quote) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $0.34 after the bell Monday, up from $0.29 last year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.33. Full year 2015 adjusted EPS is expected to be between $1.39 and $1.44. The consensus estimate is for ... [Published RTTNews.com - Aug 26 2014]
Entities: Premier, Inc.
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 4 reports

3M Partners with Premier, Inc. on Purchasing Agreement for Catheter Securement and Stability Products

ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Critical & Chronic Care Solutions announces it has reached a group purchasing agreement with health care alliance company Premier, Inc. for multiple catheter securement and stability products. ... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 3 reports

Premier, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2014 Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Results

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Premier, Inc. (Nasdaq:PINC) today reported financial results for the fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and full year ended June 30, 2014.Fiscal-Year Highlights:Pro forma results reflect the impact of the company's ... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - Aug 25 2014]

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...Srinivasan , MD, associate director for Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs in the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at CDC. "Eliminating these unnecessarily duplicative antibiotic therapies is a simple way that all facilities can both protect their patients and save healthcare dollars."
"Our goal here is to improve the use of antibiotics, to make sure every patient who needs an antibiotic gets the right kind of antibiotic at the right dose for the right duration of treatment, and that they get them quickly." said Arjun Srinivasan, M D , associate director for the CDC's Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs in the Division of Healthcare Quality...
"Sometimes in an effort to 'do whatever it takes' to fight a serious infection, clinicians use multiple antibiotics to treat the same infection."
Leslie Schultz, Timothy Lowe, Arjun Srinivasan, Dwight Neilson, Gina Pugliese. "Economic Impact of Redundant Antimicrobial Therapy in U S Hospitals." [35:10] (October 2014)

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Enanta Reports Initiation of ABT-493 Phase 2B; ... [Published BioMedReports - Sep 11 2014]
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78% of hospitals prescribe unnecessary or inapp... [Published FierceHealthcare - Sep 10 2014]
Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Hospitals Respons... [Published Virtual Strategy Magazine - Sep 10 2014]
Unnecessary Antibiotic Use in Hospitals Respons... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Sep 10 2014]
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Accuray Signs CyberKnife and TomoTherapy System... [Published Zacks.com - Sep 10 2014]
Unnecessary antibiotic use responsible for $163... [Published EurekAlert! - Sep 10 2014]
Meridian Bioscience and Premier sign agreement ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 10 2014]
GPO: Accuray lands 3-year contract with Premier [Published MassDevice - Sep 10 2014]
Tableau Software expands OEM partner program [Published Individual.com - Sep 10 2014]
FDA Advisory Committee Recommends Against Appro... [Published BioMedReports - Sep 10 2014]
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Tableau Kicks Off 2014 Conference With New OEM ... [Published eWeek - Sep 09 2014]
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Premier statement on Apple’s release of the Hea... [Published Noodls - Sep 09 2014]
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78% of hospitals prescribe unnecessary or inapp... [Published FierceHealthcare - Sep 10 2014]
p>Widespread use of unnecessary antibiotics increases patient safety risks and leads to more than $160 million in avoidable healthcare costs, finds a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Premier, Inc. read more ...
Tableau Software Global OEM Partner Program Exp... [Published PR Newswire: Entertainment & Media - Sep 09 2014]
SEATTLE, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, today announced that its global OEM Partner program added seven new valued partners including Premier, Inc., ...
Meridian Bioscience Signs Agreement with Premie... [Published EON Science - Sep 03 2014]
CINCINNATI--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Meridian Bioscience Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced it has signed a new agreement with Premier, Inc. to offer the complete illumigene® molecular menu of tests to its members. Premier serves ...
Meridian Bioscience Signs Agreement with Premie... [Published Business Wire Science: Science News - Sep 03 2014]
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Meridian Bioscience Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced it has signed a new agreement with Premier, Inc. to offer the complete illumigene® molecular menu of tests to its members. Premier serves more than 3,000 ...
Meridian Bioscience Signs Agreement with Premie... [Published Business Wire Health News - Sep 03 2014]
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Meridian Bioscience Inc., Cincinnati, Ohio (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced it has signed a new agreement with Premier, Inc. to offer the complete illumigene® molecular menu of tests to its members. Premier serves more than 3,000 ...
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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]
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