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    Three Ways AP Automation Can Optimize Your Labor Force

Three Ways AP Automation Can Optimize Your LaborForce

Remitra™ is helping healthcare AP teams save time, reduce errors and fraud, and free resources to work on projects that drive business forward.

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    White Paper: Reimagining Healthcare Accounts Payable - Using Automation to Pivot from 'Cost Center' to 'Revenue Generator'

White Paper: Reimagining Healthcare Accounts Payable - Using Automation to Pivot from ’Cost Center’ to ’RevenueGenerator’

Remitra™ partnered with HFMA to dig into how AP automation can help healthcare finance leaders reduce costs and optimize spend.

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    White Paper: Unlock Cash Flow in Your Healthcare Organization

White Paper: Unlock Cash Flow in Your HealthcareOrganization

Remitra™ partnered with IOFM to explore how accounts payable departments can contribute to healthier cash flows for their organizations.

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    Show Me the Money: Unlocking Working Capital in Healthcare Supply Chain

Show Me the Money: Unlocking Working Capital in Healthcare SupplyChain

If you uncovered an underutilized $10 million for your organization, what could your organization do with it?

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    Financial Health: How to Thrive in Healthcare’s Changing Landscape

Financial Health: How to Thrive in Healthcare’s ChangingLandscape

Gerry Meklaus and Tony Malcoun discuss trends in the industry and share tips on how to best deliver and finance healthcare amid the dynamic landscape.

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    Automation: The Secret to Improving DSO and DPO in Healthcare Supply Chain

Automation: The Secret to Improving DSO and DPO in Healthcare SupplyChain

Surveys conducted by Remitra™ reveal the majority of providers, regardless of size, have DPOs that exceed the contract terms, leading to extended DSOs for suppliers.

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    UDI Matching Services Provide Staff Efficiency at OSF Healthcare

UDI Matching Services Provide Staff Efficiency at OSFHealthcare

Staff know which devices are in use within their system and have patient level data to connect patient care with medical device use.

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    Still Paying with Checks in Healthcare Supply Chain? Here are Five Reasons to Go Digital.

Still Paying with Checks in Healthcare Supply Chain? Here are Five Reasons to GoDigital.

PINC AI™ data shows that as recently as February 2022, healthcare providers, on average, were still levering paper checks for 68 percent of their payments to suppliers.

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    AP Automation: Driving Savings, Revenue and More in Healthcare Supply Chain

AP Automation: Driving Savings, Revenue and More in Healthcare SupplyChain

As cost reduction efforts continue to escalate across the healthcare industry, some healthcare organizations are finding success in the AP department.

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    Are Your Supply Chain Accounting Processes Putting Patients at Risk?

Are Your Supply Chain Accounting Processes Putting Patients atRisk?

Without a modern P2P process, essential supplies are at risk for not making it into the hands of clinicians when they’re needed most.

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    How AP Automation Helps Healthcare Organizations Get Ahead

How AP Automation Helps Healthcare Organizations GetAhead

Premier's Chaun Powell discusses why healthcare organizations should convert their paper-based AP systems into a digital format.

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    The Current State of Procure-to-Pay: Healthcare Suppliers Speak Out

The Current State of Procure-to-Pay: Healthcare Suppliers SpeakOut

How is the lack of P2P automation adoption in the healthcare industry affecting suppliers? Our Remitra™ team surveyed 158 healthcare suppliers to find out.

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    Two Healthcare Supply Chain Technologies to Get Excited About

Two Healthcare Supply Chain Technologies to Get ExcitedAbout

Premier is actively driving many initiatives aimed at reducing healthcare supply chain waste and removing costs. Check out two of our latest.

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    For Health Care Providers, Five Trends to Watch in 2022

For Health Care Providers, Five Trends to Watch in2022

Premier's Michael J. Alkire outlines five key trends for providers as we head into 2022.

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    E-Book: Remitra™ – The Most Integrated Procure-to-Pay Platform in Healthcare

E-Book: Remitra™ – The Most Integrated Procure-to-Pay Platform inHealthcare

See how you can start modernizing your accounting processes with Remitra's accounts payable and accounts receivable automation.

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    White Paper: Supply Chain Transformation – Three Key Tactics for Success

White Paper: Supply Chain Transformation – Three Key Tactics forSuccess

Learn how Kaleida Health built a clinically integrated supply chain while recognizing millions in savings.

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    Sweet Savings: The Cost Benefits of AR Automation for Healthcare Suppliers

Sweet Savings: The Cost Benefits of AR Automation for HealthcareSuppliers

See how Remitra™ is leading the way in AR automation and changing the trajectory of healthcare purchasing for the better.

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    Healthcare Innovation for a New Year: Andy Brailo with Premier members

Healthcare Innovation for a New Year: Andy Brailo with Premiermembers

Premier members join Andy to discuss insights from the past year and innovative strategies looking ahead to 2022 and beyond.

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    Accounts Payable Fraud and Theft: Automation to the Rescue

Accounts Payable Fraud and Theft: Automation to theRescue

See how digitizing the supply chain purchasing process through an automated e-invoicing and e-payables platform can significantly reduce the risk of fraud and theft.

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    Remitra Changes the Game for Healthcare Suppliers

Remitra Changes the Game for HealthcareSuppliers

Remitra is the robust, cloud-based procure-to-pay (P2P) platform designed to simplify and digitize the entire Accounts Payable (AP) and Accounts Receivable (AR) process.

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    Premier Inc. Rebrands Technology Platform to Highlight Continued Investment

Premier Inc. Rebrands Technology Platform to Highlight ContinuedInvestment

Michael J. Alkire, CEO at Premier, said the PINC AI brand will highlight how the firm is accelerating its innovation.

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    Q&A: Mike Alkire, CEO of Premier Inc.

Q&A: Mike Alkire, CEO of PremierInc.

Mike shares his thoughts about the next frontier in healthcare, including Premier's recently launched PINC AI™ platform.

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    The Future of Healthcare: Powered by PINC AI™

The Future of Healthcare: Powered by PINCAI™

The healthcare technology market today is flooded with ideas but creating meaningful and sustainable change is complex.

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    Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) HealthCare Receives the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award for healthcare

Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) HealthCare Receives the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award forhealthcare

This year, Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) HealthCare took its place as a role model organization at the 2021 Quest for Excellence conference.

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    Data Unlocks the Future of Healthcare Accounts Payable

Data Unlocks the Future of Healthcare AccountsPayable

Learn how Premier member Baptist Health South Florida is addressing invoice exceptions to eliminate unnecessary overpayments.

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    Four Keys to Unlock Purchased Services Savings

Four Keys to Unlock Purchased ServicesSavings

See how providers are evaluating purchased services to generate efficiencies, gain control of spend and reap the savings rewards.

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    Premier Data: Gap Analysis of Annual Patient Contact Hours in Primary Care

Premier Data: Gap Analysis of Annual Patient Contact Hours in PrimaryCare

Premier analysis demonstrates how primary care providers can uncover additional patient access without adding new providers.

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    Opinion: Our Country’s Health IT Infrastructure Needs an Upgrade

Opinion: Our Country’s Health IT Infrastructure Needs anUpgrade

Premier President and CEO Mike Alkire on how to upgrade healthcare technology to cut waste, improve outcomes and catalyze change.

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    How Adventist Health Tackled Three Supply Chain Priorities

How Adventist Health Tackled Three Supply ChainPriorities

When Adventist Health needed to technology-enable and optimize its supply chain operations, its leaders turned to Premier.

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    Healthcare, Tech, and the Changing Purchasing Landscape

Healthcare, Tech, and the Changing PurchasingLandscape

John Rothwell discusses how technology is the differentiator in healthcare and its impact on the changing purchasing landscape.

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    Community Healthcare System Partners with Premier Inc. to Drive Operational Innovation and High-Quality Patient Care

Community Healthcare System Partners with Premier Inc. to Drive Operational Innovation and High-Quality PatientCare

Community Healthcare System will access Premier's supply chain services and performance improvement and service line analytics technologies.

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    Four Keys to Sustainable Margin Improvement

Four Keys to Sustainable MarginImprovement

Leading health systems have found a margin improvement approach that works: a model that's technology-enabled and clinically integrated.

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    Governing and Transforming Outpatient Services Post-COVID-19

Governing and Transforming Outpatient ServicesPost-COVID-19

Premier's experts weigh in on new care delivery expectations, and how governing boards can fulfill their fiduciary duties, post-pandemic.

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    How Leading Health Systems Are Bringing Employees Quality Care

How Leading Health Systems Are Bringing Employees QualityCare

A TPA that is attuned to a health system’s ecosystem can create a flexible approach that empowers unprecedented collaboration and optimized results.

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    The Pandemic One Year in: Providers Struggle with Loss of Revenue

The Pandemic One Year in: Providers Struggle with Loss ofRevenue

Roger Weems weighs in on how healthcare usage has changed amidst the pandemic.

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    Susan DeVore: A Legacy of Innovation

Susan DeVore: A Legacy ofInnovation

DeVore participated in a Q&A with The Journal of Healthcare Contracting, reflecting on her successful tenure at Premier as well as how the company is...

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    Optimizing Contract Compliance: Putting ERP Data into Practice

Optimizing Contract Compliance: Putting ERP Data intoPractice

Innovative health systems today are leveraging ERP technology to ensure contract compliance, maximize savings and improve patient care.

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    Solving Hospital Workforce Shortages with Predictive Analytics

Solving Hospital Workforce Shortages with PredictiveAnalytics

Premier's data fuels a first-of-its-kind workforce estimator tool that drills down to COVID-19 data at the county level and predicts shortages of intensivists.

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    Premier Inc. Acquires Invoice Delivery Services (IDS) to Tech-Enable Critical Supply Chain Purchasing Processes

Premier Inc. Acquires Invoice Delivery Services (IDS) to Tech-Enable Critical Supply Chain PurchasingProcesses

IDS offers digitization technologies that convert paper and PDF invoices to an electronic format to automate, streamline and simplify accounts payable processes.

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    How University of Louisville Physicians Grew Visits by 10% and Saved Millions

How University of Louisville Physicians Grew Visits by 10% and SavedMillions

Premier’s approach helped ULP align strategy, clinical efficiency and growth into a robust program that set them apart in healthcare delivery for their region.

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    Increasing Patient Access and Decreasing Lag Times in Physician Practices

Increasing Patient Access and Decreasing Lag Times in PhysicianPractices

How has COVID-19 and the uptake of virtual care affected patient access and retention in ambulatory care? We turned to the data.

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    Premier Inc. President Michael J. Alkire to Succeed Susan DeVore as Chief Executive Officer

Premier Inc. President Michael J. Alkire to Succeed Susan DeVore as Chief ExecutiveOfficer

Michael J. Alkire, president of Premier, will succeed DeVore and serve as president, CEO and a member of the Board.

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    Michelle Allen of Premier: 5 Things We Must Do To Improve the US Healthcare System

Michelle Allen of Premier: 5 Things We Must Do To Improve the US HealthcareSystem

Premier's Michelle Allen sits down with Authority Magazine to discuss the five things we must do to improve healthcare.

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    Three Ways to Drive Margin Improvement via Supply Chain

Three Ways to Drive Margin Improvement via SupplyChain

Three ways that health systems are driving long-term margin improvement through the supply chain.

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    Covid-19 Vaccine Sites Call In Volunteers, Retirees to Staff Rollout

Covid-19 Vaccine Sites Call In Volunteers, Retirees to StaffRollout

Premier's Andy Brailo discusses staffing issues amongst healthcare workers as they manage COVID-19 patients and vaccine distribution.

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    Healthcare In 2021: Five Trends To Watch

Healthcare In 2021: Five Trends ToWatch

Premier's Susan DeVore outlines five key trends for the healthcare industry as we head into 2021.

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    Healthcare Forecast 2021: 10 Trends Board Members and Senior Leaders Must Know

Healthcare Forecast 2021: 10 Trends Board Members and Senior Leaders MustKnow

This list of top trends and their implications for governance will help guide discussions on priorities, policies and strategies for the year ahead, writes Premier's...

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    Four Benefits of a Next-Generation ERP Platform

Four Benefits of a Next-Generation ERPPlatform

With data fueling the future of healthcare, providers need an advanced ERP solution capable of meeting business objectives and keeping up with their evolving requirements.

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    Go Straight to the Source for Your Benchmarking Analytics

Go Straight to the Source for Your BenchmarkingAnalytics

With a clinical database representing 45 percent of the nation’s hospital discharges, Premier’s timely, standardized data is the gold standard in benchmarking and analytics​.

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    White Paper: The ‘90s Want Their Hospital Performance Improvement Plan Back

White Paper: The ‘90s Want Their Hospital Performance Improvement PlanBack

Learn the four keys to success in designing an effective margin improvement strategy that weaves itself into the fabric of the operating model.

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    How a True Centers of Excellence is Boosting Patient Experience and Quality

How a True Centers of Excellence is Boosting Patient Experience andQuality

Employers, health systems, clinicians and patients participating in a true COE are enjoying better outcomes and experience amid lower variance and costs.

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    How Two Health Systems are Carrying COVID-19 Innovations Into the New Year

How Two Health Systems are Carrying COVID-19 Innovations Into the NewYear

Atrium Health and Henry Ford Health System have leveraged their existing population health capabilities and technology infrastructure to meet critical care delivery needs during COVID-19.

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    White Paper: The Financial and Value-Based Strategies Driving Providers’ COVID-19 Recoveries

White Paper: The Financial and Value-Based Strategies Driving Providers’ COVID-19Recoveries

Premier's surveyed CFOs on their financial recovery strategies, challenges and opportunities related to margin growth, and how COVID-19 has accelerated their movement to value.

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    Hospitals Deluged as Vaccine Still Months Away for Most in U.S.

Hospitals Deluged as Vaccine Still Months Away for Most inU.S.

Premier’s clients have watched attrition spike, on average seeing turnover of 30% among clinical staff during the last few months says Premier's Andy Brailo.

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    Major U.S. Companies are Lobbying in a Scrum for Early Vaccine

Major U.S. Companies are Lobbying in a Scrum for EarlyVaccine

Contigo's Jonathan Slotkin says companies are displaying a voracious appetite for vaccines for their workforces.

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    Modern Healthcare Top 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare

Modern Healthcare Top 100 Most Influential People inHealthcare

Premier's CEO, Susan DeVore ranks 6th on Modern Healthcare Top 100 list.

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    Premier Inc. Insurance Program Distributes $3.1 Million to Participating Member Hospitals

Premier Inc. Insurance Program Distributes $3.1 Million to Participating MemberHospitals

Premier Insurance Management Services has returned $3.1 million in profit sharing to 67 hospitals and health systems that participate in its excess workers’ compensation program...

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    Data Analysis: How CMS’s Proposed Reimbursement Changes Could Affect Medical Groups

Data Analysis: How CMS’s Proposed Reimbursement Changes Could Affect MedicalGroups

CMS’s proposal would recast providers’ productivity measures. Medical groups should understand the full impact to their compensation plans.

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    The New Rules of Margin Improvement

The New Rules of MarginImprovement

Building and sustaining margin improvement requires a technology-enabled and clinically focused approach across the entire organization.

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    Are You Ready for a COVID-19 Joint Commission Survey?

Are You Ready for a COVID-19 Joint CommissionSurvey?

At the end of May, TJC lifted its suspension and announced it would resume surveys​ in June. Here is what you need to know.

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    How to Pandemic-Proof Our Health Care Payment System

How to Pandemic-Proof Our Health Care PaymentSystem

Premier's Aisha Pittman and Seth Edwards examine how to accelerate the movement to value-based models post-pandemic.

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    On Demand Webinar: Revenue Balancing: A Path to Financial Resiliency

On Demand Webinar: Revenue Balancing: A Path to FinancialResiliency

As health systems work to return to financial health post COVID-19, now is the time to establish margin surveillance across the continuum to inform revenue...

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    Premier’s Blair Childs on the Executive Order to Expand Telehealth Services

Premier’s Blair Childs on the Executive Order to Expand TelehealthServices

Premier's Blair Childs shares his perspective on the Aug. 3 executive order to further expand telehealth services during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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    Five Reasons Health Systems are Prioritizing Integration with Specialists

Five Reasons Health Systems are Prioritizing Integration withSpecialists

Health systems and specialists can reengineer care and improve financial sustainability through a team-based, coordinated and aligned model.

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    Virginia Mason Health System Partners with Premier Inc. to Manage Supply Chain and Enhance Expense Management

Virginia Mason Health System Partners with Premier Inc. to Manage Supply Chain and Enhance ExpenseManagement

Premier will support Virginia Mason’s ongoing commitment to effective and efficient supply chain and expense management.

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    Premier Inc. Survey: Alternate Site Providers Report Increased PPE Needs but Face Challenges with Traditional Distribution Channels

Premier Inc. Survey: Alternate Site Providers Report Increased PPE Needs but Face Challenges with Traditional DistributionChannels

A Premier survey found that the majority of alternate site providers report a more than 50% increase in PPE needs since the COVID-19 outbreak.

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    Closing the Gap Between Drugs Purchased and Drugs Charged

Closing the Gap Between Drugs Purchased and DrugsCharged

Health systems concerned about the financial impact of COVID-19 are strategizing recovery options that may include rapid margin improvement​. Key to recovery will be tactics...

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    Data Report: How COVID-19 is Reshaping Ambulatory Revenue, Volumes and Operations

Data Report: How COVID-19 is Reshaping Ambulatory Revenue, Volumes andOperations

Patient encounters, revenue and staffing dropped significantly in the spring of 2020, prompting virtual health utilization to reach historic heights, according to this analysis by Premier.

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    As Elective Surgeries Resume, A Spotlight on OR Efficiency

As Elective Surgeries Resume, A Spotlight on OREfficiency

Efficiency and alignment between the operating room and supply chain are going to be paramount as elective surgeries resume.

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    Ensuring Financial Sustainability Post-COVID-19

Ensuring Financial SustainabilityPost-COVID-19

As providers outline a roadmap for revenue recovery​, there are several factors adding an additional layer of complexity to their forecasting efforts.

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    Managing Medicaid Spending in the COVID-19 Era

Managing Medicaid Spending in the COVID-19Era

As states manage the COVID-19 crisis and think through reopening plans, a critical budgetary consideration will be increased health costs.

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