Protecting the pharmaceutical supply chain

Mobi Health News

Governments, industry and regulators worldwide are trying to make the pharmaceutical supply chain more bullet-proof and the use of blockchain based track and trace technology has been hailed as a possible solution.

Pimping the pharmaceutical supply chain

Mobi Health News

Governments, industry and regulators worldwide are trying to make the pharmaceutical supply chain more bullet-proof and the use of blockchain based track and trace technology has been hailed as a possible solution.

How Pharmaceutical Companies Can Take Advantage of the EHR Revolution

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Pharmaceutical Companies Can Take Advantage of the EHR Revolution appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial electronic health records formularies are standardized PharmaceuticalThis content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

Teva Pharmaceutical's AirDuo Digihaler gets FDA green light

Mobi Health News

The technology has a built-in sensor that can send usage data to a corresponding smartphone app.

From Pharmaceuticals to Medical Devices: What to Watch in China's Healthcare Sector

Lloyd Price

In the latest episode of our podcast, Exchanges at Goldman Sachs, Stephanie Hui, head of Goldman Sachs' Merchant Banking Division in Asia-Pacific ex-Japan, explains how these dynamics are creating key investment opportunities in the pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and medical services markets. "People

Topical Antibiotic Pharmaceuticals Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size and Forecast, 2016 to 2026

Healthcare Guys

Topical Antibiotic Pharmaceuticals Market: Drivers and Restraints. Global topical antibiotic pharmaceuticals is projected to grow rapidly due to increasing prevalence of skin and soft tissue infections as well as increasing availability and affordability of topical antibiotic products. Major drivers for the topical antibiotic pharmaceuticals market are increasing combination of drugs with different chemical moieties for treating various skin infections.

Patients Growing Health Consumer Muscles Expect Digital Services

Health Populi

Patients’ experiences with the health care industry fall short of their interactions with other industries — namely online retail, online banking and online travel, a new survey from Cedar, a payments company, learned. Survata conducted the study for Cedar among 1,607 online U.S.

On Amazon Prime Day, What Could Health Care Look Like?

Health Populi

Today is July 15, and my email in-box is flooded with all flavors of Amazon Prime’d stories in newsletters and product info from ecommerce sites — even those outside of Amazon from beauty retailers, electronics channels, and grocery stores.

Health Care and Consumers in 2030: A Profile from KPMG

Health Populi

A “one layered delivery network through which patients can move seamlessly as they age and their needs evolve” will be the new health care platform to meet patients’ demands by 2030, according to a forecast from KPMG’s Healthcare and Life Sciences Institute.

The United States of Diabetes: a $1,240 Tax on Every American

Health Populi

Pharmaceutical company executives are testifying in the U.S. Congress this week on the topic of prescription drug costs. One of those medicines, insulin, cost a patient $5,705 for a year’s supply in 2016, double what it cost in 2012, according to the Health Care Cost Institute.

Listen Up, Healthcare: Hear The Patient’s Voice!

Health Populi

Consider the voice of a patient before the advent of the Internet in the digital 1.0 world, and then the proliferation of social networks in v 2.0.

The New Drug Companies Aren’t Drug Companies At All

Health Populi

In May this year, Civica Rx signed an agreement with Xellia Pharmaceuticals to supply essential antibiotics to Civica’s member health systems. The health/care ecosystem continues to morph as the stakeholder groups themselves are blurring across and outside of their core businesses.

The Pharma Industry Hits Bottom of Consumers’ Industry Rankings, and Healthcare Is Only Marginally Higher on the List

Health Populi

Gallup notes that Americans are over two times more likely to rank the pharmaceutical industry negatively (58%) as positively (27%). “The pharmaceutical industry’s U.S. from Gallup’s 2019 survey into Americans’ Views of U.S. Business Industry Sectors.

Will Consumers Cross the Cost-and-Trust Chasm Between Prescription Drugs and Hospitals?

Health Populi

patients’ negative views of the pharmaceutical industry in this study was the opioid epidemic. People in the U.S.

Despite Greater Digital Health Engagement, Americans Have Worse Health and Financial Outcomes Than Other Nations’ Health Citizens

Health Populi

The idea of health care consumerism isn’t just an American discussion, Deloitte points out in its 2019 global survey of healthcare consumers report, A consumer-centered future of health.

AHIP18: How Intermountain plans to fight pharmaceutical monopolies as a generic drugmaker

FierceHealthIT

After watching Martin Shkreli raise the price of a drug by more than 550% in 2015, Intermountain's Dan Liljenquist had the same thought as the rest of America: Is this really happening? So the system decided to create a nonprofit generic drug company that Liljenquist calls a “first-of-its-kind societal asset

Most Americans Blame Drug Companies, Insurers, and Hospitals for High Health Care Costs

Health Populi

Health Consumers Health costs Health Economics Health insurance Health Plans Health policy Health politics Hospitals Pharmaceutical Prescription drugsThere’s little agreement between Democrats and Republicans on a plethora of issues in American public life. But one issue that brings U.S.

Health Care and the Democratic Debates – Part 1 – Medicare For All, Rx Prices, Guns and Mental Health

Health Populi

She is concerned about “kicking half of America off of health insurance in 4 years,” pivoting to the “much bigger issue” of pharmaceuticals pricing.

Pfizer working with Finnish tech startup to improve patient adherence

Mobi Health News

The pharmaceutical giant will offer Popit’s pill detection device to rheumatoid arthritis patients

A Matter of Trust, Perception, Risk, and Uncertainty – The Big Issues Raised by the Acquisition of PatientsLikeMe and Other Patient Data Transactions

Health Populi

And PLM did business deals with large pharmaceutical companies who wanted the data to advance their research and development efforts – that’s how the PLM business was primarily funded. By Susannah Fox, Jane Sarasohn-Kahn and Lisa Suennen. I’ve lived long enough to have learned.

Prescription Drugs Are Becoming A Luxury Good in America – Join the #HCLDR Chat Tonight

Health Populi

My take on drug reimportation, which I’ve discussed here on Health Populi, is that if Prime Minister Trudeau can negotiate drug prices with pharmaceutical companies, why shouldn’t President Trump — or previous Presidents of the U.S.

Talking “HealthConsuming” on the MM&M Podcast

Health Populi

Marc Iskowitz, Executive Editor of MM&M, warmly welcomed me to the Haymarket Media soundproof studio in New York City yesterday. We’d been trying to schedule meeting up to do a live podcast since February, and we finally got our mutual acts together on 6th August 2019.

Costs, Consumerism, Cyber and Care, Everywhere – The 2019 Health Populi TrendCast

Health Populi

Today is Boxing Day and St. Stephens Day for people who celebrate Christmas, so I share this post as a holiday gift with well-wishes for you and those you love.

Social Determinants of Health – My Early Childhood Education and Recent Learnings, Shared at the HealthXL Global Gathering

Health Populi

My cousin Arlene got married in Detroit at the classic Book Cadillac Hotel on July 23, 1967, a Sunday afternoon wedding. When Daddy drove us back out to our suburban home about 30 minutes from the fancy hotel, the car radio was tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950, all news all the time.

Great Expectations for Health Care: Patients Look for Consumer Experience and Trust in Salesforce’s Latest Research

Health Populi

On the demand side of U.S. health care economics, patients are now payors as health consumers with more financial skin in paying medical bills.

Americans’ Trust in U.S. Healthcare Lags Tech — and Women Are Particularly Cynical

Health Populi

Pharmaceuticals garner the lowest score at 57, compared with biotech and life sciences at 64. The 2019 Edelman Trust Barometer measured the biggest gap in trust for the healthcare industry between the U.S. “informed public” and the mass population.

In 2023, the U.S. Will Still Be the #1 Prescription Drug Spender in the World, IQVIA Forecasts

Health Populi

Health Consumers Health costs Health law Health policy Health politics Pharmaceutical Pharmacy Prescription drugs

Americans’ Top Sources of Stress are Money, Money, Money and Family

Health Populi

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Harnessing Innovation to Serve and Create Value for Patients

Electronic Health Reporter

By Georgia Mitsi, PhD, MBA, senior director and head of digital healthcare initiatives, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. Editorial Georgia Mitsi improving patient care Sunovion PharmaceuticalsThis content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

National Health Spending Will Reach Nearly 20% of U.S. GDP By 2027

Health Populi

National health spending in the U.S. is expected to grow by 5.7%

Most Americans Across Party ID Favor U.S. Government Negotiation to Lower Rx Drug Costs

Health Populi

That would be profits made by pharmaceutical companies, cited by 80% of respondents. Ironic that in this Congressional session, pharmaceutical manufacturers are testifying about the life-saving benefits of their products, but priced to drive about one-third of Americans not to adopt them.

IKEA Garners the Top Health & Wellness Award at Cannes Lions 2019 – the Expanding Health/Care Ecosystem

Health Populi

“Health is now everyone’s business,” Shaheed Peera, Executive Creative Director of Publicis LifeBrands, said this week at the 2019 Cannes Lions awards.

Employers Take on Health Activism, Embracing Behavioral Health, Virtual Care, AI, and Transparency

Health Populi

One of the most concerning rising cost components in medical trend come from the pharmaceutical supply chain. The vast majority of employers do not believe the current rebate-based system works to reduce pharmaceutical costs, and most welcoming an alternative to rebates. More U.S.

Americans Could Foster a Health Consumer Movement, Families USA Envisions

Health Populi

Healthcare Companies Struggle With Implementing Digital Transformation

Healthcare IT Today

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Across All Political Parties, Likely Voters Over 50 Favor Cutting Prescription Drug Prices

Health Populi

It’s a rational response, then, that 9 in 10 older voters agree that pharmaceutical companies “make too much profits,” once again consistent — equally felt — by older voters across all three political parties, shown in the second bar chart.

Health Care and the Democratic Debates – Round 2 – Battle Royale for M4All vs Medicare for All Who Want It – What It Means for Industry

Health Populi

Looking at this photo of the 2020 Democratic Party Presidential candidate debater line-up might give you a déjà vu feeling, a repeat of the night-before debate.

Prescription Drug Costs In America Through the Patient Lens, via IQVIA, GoodRx and a New $2 Million Therapy

Health Populi

Americans consumed 17.6 prescriptions per person in 2018, two in three of which treated chronic conditions. Welcome to Medicine Use and Spending in the U.S. , the annual review of prescription drug supply, demand and Rx pricing dynamics from the IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science.

Two-Thirds of Americans Say Healthcare Doesn’t Work Well, in RealClear Politics Poll

Health Populi

Health care is the top issue facing the U.S. today, one in three Americans says, with another one-fourth pointing to the economy. Together, health care + the economy rank the top issues for 62% of Americans.

The Cost of Prescription Drugs, Doctors and Patient Access – A View from HIMSS19

Health Populi

But electronic prescribing alone doesn’t solve the Holy Grail challenge for both the pharmaceutical industry and providers: medication adherence.