A conversation with Greg Flynn, Ashfield Healthcare US
UDG Healthcare plc is a global provider of outsourced services for life sciences and healthcare; from its Dublin, Ireland headquarters, this publicly traded company manages business units and services in 50 countries, employs more than 8,000 and passed $1 billion
MDM’s growing role in running healthcare businesses
Any business doing practically anything has a customer list. It remains a very basic, yet very challenging, part of how the pharma industry interacts with its primary customers, the healthcare providers: reliably identifying their location, credentials and affiliations (Fig. 1).
Is the opioid crisis a national emergency?
If the position of the Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis is to be believed, the US is in the midst of a national public health emergency on par with a natural disaster or terrorist attack, and
Drug development in rare diseases
In the United States, a rare disease is defined as a condition that affects fewer than 200,000 people, while in the European Union, a disease is defined as rare when it affects fewer than one in 2,000 people. The US
Patient data saves lives
According to Veeva OpenData, the life sciences industry has expanded its capacity to treat patients addicted to pain killers by 91%. However, treatment center coverage remains uneven in the hardest-hit rural communities where emergency services may be limited, treatment options
- Clinical Operations
- Clinical operations are heading for a unified digital platform, but how fast?
- Woodfield Distribution offers 3PL-based DSCSA compliance services
- Honeywell bids to be a player in healthcare logistics
- FDA moves to withdraw Opana opioid from the market
- Making a business of ‘compassionate use’ drug distribution