We found 71 records for "Purchasing / procurement"

Articles

Accelerated Access to innovation on the NHS – can it be achieved?

9th June 2015

 Accelerated Access to innovation on the NHS – can it be achieved?Articles

The Accelerated Access Review aims to make the NHS the best, most digitally-enabled and innovative healthcare system in the world, and turn the UK into a life sciences powerhouse. Andrew...

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How can the NHS deliver care in a digital age?

5th June 2015

 How can the NHS deliver care in a digital age?Articles

The mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and technology between pharma and the UK's NHS is being held back by lack of clarity around NHS internal processes and the fact that...

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Access to new medicines: shifting the blame

1st June 2015

 Access to new medicines: shifting the blame Articles

Access to medicines continues to be a bone of contention, but one little-known aim of the original proposals for Value Based Pricing (VBP) in the UK was to shift the...

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Optimising healthcare procurement and provision

12th May 2015

 Optimising healthcare procurement and provisionArticles

Chris Stevenson assesses the procedures around healthcare service procurement and suggests the steps that both sides can take to improve methods and outcomes for everyone involved.As a consultant who works...

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News

More cystic fibrosis patients to get Kalydeco in England, but delay criticised

3rd July 2015

 More cystic fibrosis patients to get Kalydeco in England, but delay criticisedNews

More patients with the life-limiting disease cystic fibrosis are to receive new treatment Kalydeco, after NHS England agreed to fund the drug.But charity the Cystic Fibrosis Trust has hit out...

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Novo Nordisk pulls Tresiba from Germany in protest at pricing

2nd July 2015

 Novo Nordisk pulls Tresiba from Germany in protest at pricingNews

Novo Nordisk has become the latest drugmaker to refuse to supply one of its diabetes products in Germany after failing to agree a price with the national body representing health...

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Celgene pays $1bn for stake in CAR-T specialist Juno

30th June 2015

 Celgene pays $1bn for stake in CAR-T specialist JunoNews

US firm Celgene is desperate not to be left out of the race to develop chimeric antigen receptor T cells (CAR-T) for cancer, paying $1 billion for a slice of...

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Medicines prices too high, say Americans – and pharma is to blame

17th June 2015

 Medicines prices too high, say Americans – and pharma is to blameNews

More than three quarters of Americans believe prices for prescription drugs are 'unreasonable', according to a new survey – and most of them blame pharma.The Kaiser Health survey found 76...

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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

3rd Annual Medical Device Global Labeling Strategies

12th August 2015 - 13th August 2015

3rd Annual Medical Device Global Labeling Strategies

The marcus evans 3rd Annual Medical Device Global Labeling Strategies Conference is a highly informative, content driven forum focusing on the key fundamentals for achieving a compliant global labeling process,...

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Market Access Conference 2015

6th October 2015

Market Access Conference 2015

Market Access Conference brings together public and private actors of the life sciences to maximize business opportunities during a dedicated day of high level conferences and one-on-one partnering meetings. Meet...

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Middle East Pharma Cold Chain Congress

12th October 2015 - 15th October 2015

Middle East Pharma Cold Chain Congress

The Middle East Pharma Cold Chain Congress provides a regional platform that connects stakeholders in the industry to share their ideas on issues and challenges in the industry and bring...

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BioProduction

14th October 2015 - 15th October 2015

BioProduction

Benchmark technological developments and explore best practices in biomanufacturing The biopharmaceutical industry is making a capital investment of approximately $8 billion in new facilities in Ireland, most of which has come...

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Press Releases

The World's Largest Healthcare Event - tHIS Opens to Record Breaking Crowds

19th June 2015

The World's Largest Healthcare Event - tHIS Opens to Record Breaking Crowds

SHANGHAI, May 19, 2015 -- The 2015 Health Industry Summit (tHIS), an event that was predicted to transform the Chinese healthcare industry sector, opened to huge crowds on May 15,...

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New recruit at Cognite

21st May 2015

New recruit at Cognite

Cognite is pleased to announce that Arun Dhillon has joined the company as an Account Director. Arun was previously with ICC Lowe (formerly Brand(x)) working out of the Zurich office...

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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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