Bridge over troubled healthcare

How will Public Health England bring together the NHS and local government?

CQC improving after difficult start

The Care Quality Commission has experienced “serious difficulties” in its first 18 months, according to a National Audit Office report.

NICE launches QOF consultation

The National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has launched a public consultation on the new indicators for the 2013/14 Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF).

Public ignoring flu jab

The Government has claimed people who ignore receiving the seasonal flu vaccine are playing “Russian roulette with their lives”.

New online register launched by EMA and ENCePP

The EMA and the European Network of Centres for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance (ENCePP) have launched the E-Register of Studies.

The new UK pharma Code

Dr Powar asks how the changes to the ABPI Code will impact pharma's customer relationships.

What’s Up Doc?

With the advent of revalidation, doctors will be assessed for fitness to practice every five years. Dr Gerard Panting explains how the pharma industry...

Decoding The NHS

A Trust comprising of 3 hospitals were under considerable ‘bombardment’ from COX2 companies pushing considerable data and marketing materials. One company managed to involve...

The Supermarket of Private Primary Healthcare

The phrase “Healthcare is changing” is often heard within the NHS and today it is more relevant than ever in terms of diversity and...

Decoding the NHS

Most people have seen the film ‘The Matrix’. The film explores the concept of reality. Our perception of the world is real. Or at...

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Roche's Hemlibra® available on NHS

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NHS England has made Roche's Hemlibra® available on NHS. It is to fund the “life-changing treatment” for thousands of people with severe Haemophilia, which...
Responding to the UK Prime Minister's committment to improving declining vaccination rates, the ABPI said tackling vaccine hesitancy should be a priority.

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Responding to the news that the UK Prime Minister has committed to improving declining vaccination rates, Dr Sheuli Porkess, Executive Director at the ABPI,...
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AbbVie receives FDA approval of RINVOQ™

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved AbbVie's RINVOQ™ (upadacitinib), a 15 mg, once-daily oral Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor, for the treatment...

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Roche's Hemlibra® available on NHS

NHS England makes Roche’s Hemlibra® available on NHS

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Paul Terry explores how the sales representative is best placed to build trust with the health sector, and how industry needs to adapt to...
The Cabinet Office and Department of Health and Social Care have published their Prevention Green Paper, Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s. It sets out plans to tackle the causes of preventable ill health in England.

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The Cabinet Office and Department of Health and Social Care have published their Prevention Green Paper, Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s. It...
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AbbVie receives FDA approval of RINVOQ™

AbbVie receives FDA approval of RINVOQ™

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