We found 35 records for "Purchasing / procurement"

Articles

NICE and the 2015 General Election

22nd October 2014

 NICE and the 2015 General ElectionArticles

What could the forthcoming UK General Election in May 2015 mean for the always evolving National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)? Leela Barham takes a look at how...

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Social enterprises: doing NHS business without the bureaucracy

20th October 2014

 Social enterprises: doing NHS business without the bureaucracy Articles

Nisha Desai, head of medicines management at social enterprise company Provide, speaks to pharmaphorum about how such organisations are benefitting the NHS, prior to her appearance at a major London...

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Sovaldi and the politics of high-priced drugs: are we asking the right questions?

21st August 2014

 Sovaldi and the politics of high-priced drugs: are we asking the right questions?Articles

There has been a lot of discussion about the high price of Gilead's Hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, and a variety of strong opinions expressed. But are agencies around the world...

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How multinational pharmaceutical companies deal with bribery and corruption risks in China

25th June 2014

 How multinational pharmaceutical companies deal with bribery and corruption risks in ChinaArticles

Recent investigations by Chinese authorities into bribery and corruption allegations in multinational pharmaceutical companies in China show an increased commitment to crack down on corruption.Since 2009, China has accelerated its...

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News

European Commission 'has limited power to tackle drug pricing'

18th September 2014

 European Commission 'has limited power to tackle drug pricing'News

A debate in the European Parliament on access to life-saving medicines has heard that while there is widespread concern about the affordability of new therapies the European Commission (EC) has...

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NICE backs limited use of prostate cancer drug

28th January 2014

 NICE backs limited use of prostate cancer drugNews

The NHS's health technology assessment body the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recommended the use of Astellas Pharma's prostate cancer drug enzalutamide (Xtandi).The recommendation for NHS...

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Amgen enters oncology joint venture in China

10th May 2013

 Amgen enters oncology joint venture in ChinaNews

Amgen, Zhejiang Beta Pharma sign joint venture agreement to provide patients in China with greater access to Amgen's colorectal cancer drug. ...

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Cervical cancer vaccine prices cut for developing countries

9th May 2013

 Cervical cancer vaccine prices cut for developing countriesNews

GSK and Merck have been awarded a large portion of the UNICEF human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine tender in order to provide a sustained supply of cervical cancer vaccines. ...

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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

Point of Care

27th October 2014 - 28th October 2014

Point of Care

SMi is proud to present its 11th annual Point of Care conference which will focus on the implementation, including interoperability of technology and data management that is critical to the...

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Med Device Asia

28th October 2014 - 31st October 2014

Med Device Asia

MED DEVICE ASIA is the place to showcase innovative ideas, trends in partnerships with public sector and clinicians and to network with experts and industry leaders to find out about...

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9th Generics Asia

4th November 2014 - 7th November 2014

9th Generics Asia

IBC Asia’s Generics Asia conference this 4-7 November 2014 at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore will bring you the current market scenario and how generics companies moving up the...

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Partnerships in Clinical Trials

5th November 2014 - 6th November 2014

Partnerships in Clinical Trials

Creators, innovators, storytellers and rising stars will come together at the 13th Annual Partnerships in Clinical Trials Congress, 5-6 November 2014 at the CCIB, Barcelona, Spain to provoke change and...

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