Access administrative, healthcare utilization and financial data.

Engage directly with influential stakeholders to address business challenges.

Improve patient outcomes, reduce waste and safely lower healthcare costs.

Integrate evidence-based practices, interventions and policies to help improve outcomes and the quality of care.

Accelerate care alignment with evidence-based guidelines and best practices.

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At every level of leadership, Premier’s experts are driving healthcare forward.

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Research is at the core of our business. Learn more about the team here.

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Applied Research andAnalytics

Twenty years of inpatient and hospital-based outpatient discharge data from over 1,000 U.S. hospitals has made the PINC AI™ Healthcare Data (PHD) the industry gold standard. From late stage drug development to post-marketing studies, the HIPAA-compliant database contributes to over 600 peer-reviewed publications spanning multiple therapeutic and quality improvement areas.

At PINC AI™ Applied Sciences, our goal is to deliver robust, real-world data to drive informed decisions you can act on to improve quality, lower costs, reduce risks and help ensure patient safety. 


Best-in-class, HIPAA-compliant database that includes patient, hospital and clinical characteristics, costs and charges, COVID-19, general and microbiology laboratory data, SKU-level purchase data, vitals, treatment and diagnoses.

The most comprehensive insights into the patient journey in the hospital setting from over 1,000 geographically diverse U.S. hospitals.

Accurate and rigorous validation procedures geared to help you make more informed decisions.


Informed Data. Real-World Evidence.

The PHD provides a unique opportunity to use real-world data to conduct evidence-based and population-based analyses of drugs, devices, treatments, disease states, epidemiology, resource utilization, healthcare economics and clinical outcomes.

Not Just Data. Market Insights.

Leverage our newly added SKU-level purchase data, allowing your organization to understand the market, providing insight into product costs, sales, inventory and utilization at the zip code, state and national level.

Did you know?
Did you know?

The PHD contains data from 25 percent of U.S. hospital discharges with a volume of one billion patient encounters.

Interested in how the PINC AI™ Database supports research? 

Check out our publications database, which contains summaries of our research and study efforts utilizing PINC AI™ Healthcare Data available in peer-reviewed publications.

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COVID-19 Data Special Release

Download this white paper for a detailed description of the attributes and capabilities of PINC AI™ Healthcare Data in this special release on COVID-19.

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PINC AI™​ Healthcare Data

This white paper provides a detailed description of the attributes and capabilities of the PINC AI™ Healthcare Data (PHD), which has been utilized by the pharmaceutical and device industries, academia, healthcare insurers and healthcare policy makers for clinical, financial and outcomes analyses.

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Meet our experts and put our best-in-class, HIPAA-compliant database to work for you.

As your leading research and analytics partner, PINC AI™ Applied Sciences can help your organization improve the overall quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of care.