Category Archives: healthcare
By Pharm Exec | Published: October 23, 2014
This month’s special issue of Pharm Exec Global Digest looks at Dealing with the “side effects” of Obamacare The “value” of Rxs under Obamacare The escalating cost of US oncology care And more… Click here to read the issue.
By Tom Norton | Published: October 15, 2014
It’s fall and the 2015 Obamacare Exchange Rx insurance offerings will be presented to patients on November 15th. But at this point, what insights do American Rx brand managers and marketers actually have on the results of the Obamacare Rx experience in 2014? Up until now, very little publicly available information on what Obamacare Rx […]
By Pharm Exec | Published: October 15, 2014
A report released on this week by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), “Researching Cancer Medicines: Setbacks and Stepping Stones,” highlights the number of investigational cancer medicines that did not succeed in clinical trials and how these so-called “failures” are a crucial part of the drug development process.
By Guest Blogger | Published: October 14, 2014
By Daniel Laury, M.D. You would expect that, given a physician shortage, my goal of getting back into obstetrics would be supported and even welcomed. The Association of American Medical Colleges expects that the US will have over 91,000 too few physicians by 2020. I graduated medical school in 1988, completed an OBG residency in […]
By Guest Blogger | Published: October 13, 2014
To understand just how far mobile and digital technology can truly influence progress in global healthcare, we first need to form the foundation of the discussion with a few rudimentary facts. Clinical research (“a branch of medical science in human beings”) is critical to healthcare. All patients are human beings. All stakeholders are current or […]