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Premier Analyzes Financial Impact of Opioid Overdoses on Hospitals; Roshni Ghosh Quoted

A new analysis by health care company Premier found that U.S. hospitals incur approximately $11.3B in total annual costs associated with patients who experienced opioid overdoses, constituting 1 percent of all hospital spending. Premier performed the opioid overdose analysis in October using a year’s worth of data from 647 health …

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Leigh Anderson Named Premier Performance Services Business President

Leigh Anderson, chief operating officer for information and technology services at Premier, has been named president of the healthcare improvement firm’s performance services segment. He will assume his new position on July 20 and will lead the establishment of Premier’s enterprise-wide cloud informatics business, the company said Wednesday. In his new capacity, …

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AWS Adds CACI as Premier Consulting Partner

Amazon Web Services has designated CACI International as a “premier” consulting partner under the AWS partner network. The designation reflects the Arlington, Va.-based contractor’s expertise to support government clients in cloud infrastructure, application migration and cloud-based DevSecOps, the company said Wednesday. CACI has helped clients secure information technology platforms at different data classification levels as the cloud …

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Premier to Offer Health IT Products, Services Via GSA Contract Vehicle; Roshni Ghosh Comments

Premier has secured a position under the General Services Administration‘s Schedule 70 contract vehicle to offer health information technology products and services to U.S. government customers. The company said Monday its health IT offerings cover electronic health records, research, health analytics, health informatics, health information exchanges, personal health information management. Roshni …

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Premier Asks Incoming Administration to Develop Incentives for Healthcare Delivery System Changes

Charlotte, North Carolina-based healthcare firm Premier has called on the incoming administration to address healthcare challenges through the creation of incentives for changes in the care delivery process. The company said in a letter to President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence to promote competition in the pharmaceutical market …

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Premier Survey: Health System Leaders Begin Strategies for Potential Zika Outbreak

Charlotte, North Carolina-based healthcare strategies developer Premier has found that U.S. hospitals conduct patient education, staff training, screening, surveillance and reporting to prepare for a potential outbreak of the Zika virus. Premier said Monday health system C-suite leaders have led efforts to address the disease based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “As we monitor …

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Deltek Names 2014 Premier Partners for GovCon Consulting, Services; Tom Mazich Comments

Deltek has named its GovCon Consulting Premier Partners and GovCon Services Premier Partners for 2014, the company’s highest classifications for its government contracting business partners providing sales, marketing and implementation support for Deltek solutions. The consulting firm said Friday its consulting partners have provided support in delivering Deltek’s enterprise resource planning solutions to government contractors, while the …

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LMI, Premier Group Partner for SBA Mentor-Protege Program; Tripp Horne Comments

LMI will mentor Premier Group Advisors through a mentor-protege program run by the Small Business Administration as Premier seeks to further build up its federal contracting activities. Through the mentorship deal, LMI intends to counsel Premier on governmental program management in areas such as training, strategic communications, infrastructure, human capital development and sustainability, …

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Smartronix Picked for Amazon Web Services Premier Consulting Distinction; Robert Groat Comments

Amazon Web Services has awarded its Premier Consulting Partner status to Smartronix for the second year in a row. AWS consulting partners receive the distinction for work in customer service, AWS application deployment and having a revenue-generating consulting business on AWS, Smatronix announced Nov. 15. “The constant evolution of AWS products and services …

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