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Health Management

Trump on Drugs: Part 2

2017 21 Aug

Trump gives in to pharma, No price controls!President Trump can do serious damage to the pharmaceutical price gougers if he wants to, and will be cheered on by everyone who is not on the payroll of the pharmaceutical industry, and even some of them as well. A suitably aggressive beginning would be to select the 10 most outrageous incidences of excessive... Read more

Executive Health Management

Uganda International Medical & Lab 2016

2016 05 Feb

Medical and Healthcare systems around the world are facing an exceptional change. While healthcare is primarily organized within national geographies, the issues are truly global. Growing population and consumer expectations are creating significant challenges and opportunities in these sectors.UIML Expo is purely a dedicated International Exhibition... Read more

Executive Health Management

2015 PharmChina

2015 18 Nov

PHARMCHINA is a large-scale proprietary event that puts buyers in direct contact with the Chinese pharmaceutical market. As the oldest fair of its kind, the National Drug Fair is a platform for services, trade, information exchange, and cooperation for pharmaceutical preparations, health products and related technology services in China and neighbor... Read more

IT Management

Social Media in the Pharmaceutical Industry 2016

2015 17 Sep

As the debate and uncertainties regarding Pharma and Social Media continue to heighten, SMi are once again, kicking off the brand new year with this highly engaging and innovative event. Social media, being the prime location for global conversations plays a central role in pharma covigilance and digital marketing, as well as understanding trends,... Read more

IT Management

Pharma CMOs Slow to Realise Potential of Digital Health Movement

2015 09 Mar

A survey conducted by Accenture reveals that only a third of chief marketing officers (CMOs) in the pharmaceutical industry view IT as a strategic partner to business objectives. Compared to other industries like banking and retail, the C-suite executives of pharmaceutical companies are less likely to collaborate, and CIOs are far more likely than CMOs... Read more

Executive Health Management

EAHP Calls for Universal Use of Electronic Prescribing Across Europe

2015 27 Feb

Ahead of its annual Congress in Hamburg, which is focused on the topic of patient safety, the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) has published a policy statement from its membership that calls for universal application of electronic prescribing across Europe in order to deliver a step change in medication error prevention.  The statement... Read more

Health Management

2014 27 Nov

While the fruits of a good corporate reputation translate into increased revenue and growth, a poor one can cause considerable commercial damage, and the importance of keeping reputations strong should not be underestimated. This is especially pertinent in the medical industry, where patient safety, ethical procurement and shrinking budgets are finding... Read more

Pharmacy Management

BD to Acquire CareFusion for $12.2 Billion

2014 07 Oct

Combination of Complementary Portfolios Creates Global Leader in Medication Management and Patient Safety Solutions.BD and CareFusion have announced a definitive agreement under which BD will acquire CareFusion for $58.00 per share in cash and stock, or a total of $12.2 billion, to create a global leader in medication management and patient safety solutions. ... Read more

Executive Health Management

EAHP Votes on New Charter of Care

2014 14 May

Hospital pharmacists from 34 European countries gather for a unique Summit to tackle current diversities in health provision and set out the future services to be delivered by the profession. Alongside representatives from over 25 European patient organisations and associations representing other healthcare professionals, the Summit will deliver a long... Read more