We found 57 records for "Purchasing / procurement"

Articles

Election fever in the UK: what it means to pharma

16th April 2015

 Election fever in the UK: what it means to pharmaArticles

Campaigning for the UK General Election in May 2015 has stepped up since the dissolution of Parliament on 30 March. In the last few days the main parties – Labour,...

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Politicians made to feel heat in health debate

12th March 2015

 Politicians made to feel heat in health debateArticles

The Big Health Debate pitched the Conservatives, Labour and the Lib Dems against each other – and a roomful of frontline staff worried about underfunded and overstretched health and social...

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Stay or go? The UK’s PPRS and the statutory scheme for pricing branded medicines

9th March 2015

 Stay or go? The UK’s PPRS and the statutory scheme for pricing branded medicinesArticles

The latest Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme (PPRS) is barely into its second year of operation but with rising payments to the Department of Health (DH) confirmed at the end of...

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Stakeholder engagement in Value Based Pricing and Value Based Assessment

12th November 2014

 Stakeholder engagement in Value Based Pricing and Value Based Assessment Articles

Some have argued that patients' contributions to the debate on Value Based Assessment (VBA), the approach that emerged from much earlier discussions on Value Based Pricing (VBP), have been 'lacking',...

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News

GSK has most to prove after $16 bn Novartis deal

2nd March 2015

 GSK has most to prove after $16 bn Novartis dealNews

The $16 billion dollar 'asset swap' deal between GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Novartis has been formally completed today, with the UK-headquartered company exchanging its oncology portfolio for the Swiss firm's vaccines...

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Finance could provide answer to pharma pricing conflicts

27th February 2015

 Finance could provide answer to pharma pricing conflictsNews

The financial sector could provide an answer to the increasingly vexed issues of very high costs for innovative new drugs.Growing opposition to the ever-increasing costs of new medicines, particularly in...

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Cost control urged for new PCSK9 cholesterol drugs

18th February 2015

 Cost control urged for new PCSK9 cholesterol drugsNews

Pharmacy benefits manager CVS Health has warned that the new PCSK9 inhibitor class of cholesterol-lowering drugs poses an unprecedented challenge to the US healthcare system.In a blog post, senior figures...

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Bluebird and Roche drugs gain Breakthrough status

3rd February 2015

 Bluebird and Roche drugs gain Breakthrough statusNews

Excitement about Bluebird Bio has just risen even higher after the FDA granted one of its lead products breakthrough therapy status.The special fast-track treatment is for LentiGlobin BB305, a potentially...

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White Papers

Pricing & Market Access Outlook 2014

20th October 2014

 Pricing & Market Access Outlook 2014White Papers

Pricing and market access are key issues for the pharma industry as healthcare budgets continue to tighten and the value of innovative drugs, particularly in areas of high unmet need,...

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Events

Cosmofarma Exhibition 2015

17th April 2015 - 19th April 2015

Cosmofarma Exhibition 2015

Cosmofarma Exhibition, the leading BolognaFiere event in Europe for products and services relating to the pharmacy world, will be returning to Bologna from April 17th-19th 2015....

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The Health Industry Summit (tHIS)

15th May 2015 - 18th May 2015

The Health Industry Summit (tHIS)

Untitled Document Where the world of Pharmaceutical and Medical industries converge The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) - EXPO and Congress is the new umbrella global Pharmaceutical and Medical industry...

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10th Annual World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress 2015

20th May 2015 - 22nd May 2015

10th Annual World Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine Congress 2015

The platform where Pharma, Biotech, Academia, Investors, Regulatory and Governmental bodies meet to discuss next steps in commercialisation and collaboration of cell therapies and regenerative medicine globally. Join discussions on translating the science,...

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Cord Blood World Europe Congress 2015

20th May 2015 - 21st May 2015

Cord Blood World Europe Congress 2015

The focus is on advancing cord blood banking & therapeutics. The platform where cord blood banks, clinicians, academics, biotech, regulatory and government bodies meet. Join discussions on increasing utilisation of units, improving...

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Press Releases

Zephyr Health Joins Veeva OpenKey Partner Program

25th March 2015

Zephyr Health Joins Veeva OpenKey Partner Program

Zephyr Health aligns with Veeva on new approach to customer data that’s open and easy San Francisco — March 24, 2015 – Zephyr Health, the only Data Intelligence solution built specifically for health science...

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New Schoonveld book is now available!

10th December 2014

New Schoonveld book is now available!

It's here!   The eagerly awaited new editon of THE PRICE OF GLOBAL HEALTH  is now available.   Written by global drug pricing expert Ed Schoonveld, The Price of Global Health (second edition) is...

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