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Innovator in Healthcare: Riverside rises to the challenge
(Daily Journal, March 27, 2021)

In a year where a worldwide pandemic threatened everyone, it's difficult to single out any one person among many who rose to meet the stiff challenge posed by the deadly crisis. That is particularly true for those who work in the healthcare field, including the 2,900 employees of Riverside Healthcare. Read more>

Carle Foundation Hospital named one of the Top 50 hospitals in the United States for clinical outcomes
(WAND, February 9, 2021) 

Carle Foundation Hospital recieves the Healthgrades 2021 America's 50 Best Hospitals Award for the sixth year in a row. Carle is among the top one percent of nearly 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for superior clinical performance year-over-year, according to Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians, and health systems. Read more

Premier Inc. President Michael J. Alkire to succeed Susan DeVore as CEO
(The Journal of Healthcare Contracting, February 2, 2021) 

Premier Inc. (Charlotte, NC) announced that Susan Devore is retiring as the company's CEO and a member of its board directors, effective May 1, 2021. Read more

How GPOs Can Help Failing Hospitals by Optimizing Cash Flow 
(Share Moving Media, Inc., September 30, 2020) 

Group Purchasing organizations, or GPOs, have become champions of healthcare providers when it comes to purchasing supplies and optimizing cash flow. Read more>