Serving 1,700 hospitals and almost 45,000 other healthcare sites, Premier Inc. is the largest healthcare alliance in the United States dedicated to improving patient outcomes while safely reducing the cost of care. Owned by not-for-profit hospitals, Premier operates the nation's largest healthcare purchasing network, the most comprehensive repository of hospital clinical and financial information and one of the largest policy-holder owned, hospital professional liability risk-retention groups in healthcare. Headquartered in San Diego, Premier has offices in Charlotte, N.C. and Washington.
(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Premier, Inc. Nasdaq:PINC) has recognized St. Joseph Health's CARE Network with the 22nd annual Monroe E. Trout Premier Cares Award for its disease management and transitional care program. As part of the award, the CARE Network has received $100,000 from Premier. The Cares Awa...
NAPERVILLE, Ill. & CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 2, 2007--The Illinois Hospital Association (IHA) and Premier Purchasing Partners, LP, today announced that Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital (KSB), Dixon, Ill., has joined the Illinois Purchasing Collaborative (IPC),...
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 2007--The Premier healthcare alliance has named Henry Ford Health System of Detroit and Cardinal Health of Dublin, Ohio, as winners of the 2007 Premier Diversity Recognition Award for healthcare system and contracted supplier, respe...
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2007--The Premier healthcare alliance today received the "Champions for Change" award from Hospitals for a Healthy Environment (H2E) for the fifth consecutive year in recognition of national leadership in helping healthcare organizations ad...
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2007--Hospitals will have an ea...
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 13, 2007--To help more hospitals share best practices for developing "green" - or environmentally sound - programs, the Premier Safety Institute recently launched a new public Web site, "Green Corner."
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2007--The Premier healthcare alliance today launched its annual search for community organizations doing exemplary, innovative work to improve the health of the medically underserved.
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WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 13, 2007--The Premier healthcare alliance today received the nation's top business excellence award from Vice President Dick Cheney for major contributions to improving nationwide patient outcomes while safely reducing the cost of care....
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2007--Wye River Group on Healthcare and the Premier healthcare alliance today announced a partnership to improve the health of communities by sharing best practices in various aspects of the delivery and finance of healthcare.
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 13, 2007--The Premier healthcare alliance has made it easier for hospitals and other healthcare providers to go green for the safety and health of patients and the environment when buying computers and electronic devices.