How NHS funding and finances are changing patient pathways

How NHS funding and finances are changing patient pathways

COVID-19 has been a catalyst for change in NHS finance where a new ‘system-level’ funding arrangement has been introduced in England. This sees providers...
Community pharmacy as the front door

Community pharmacy as the front door

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COVID-19 and the counterfeit drug crisis

COVID-19 and the counterfeit drug crisis

The threat posed to the pharmaceutical industry by counterfeit drugs medicines is on the rise - and could be set to get worse unless...
Scaling up a Covid-19 vaccine

Distribution and scaling up a Covid-19 vaccine

The development and distribution of a safe and effective vaccine is widely seen as the best resolution to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the most...
Implications of early COVID-19 vaccine data

Implications of early COVID-19 vaccine data

News this week has largely been dominated by talk about a COVID-19 vaccine and finnCap’s Rude Health Life Sciences Sector Report is one of...
Ten top tips to avoid data breaches

Ten top tips for pharma and healthcare to avoid data breaches

Every organisation is a software organisation but for healthcare providers and pharmaceutical organisations, the stakes are high when it comes to data breaches. In...
The importance of security for medical device firms

The importance of security for medical device firms

With news hitting the headlines that global pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. has suffered a huge data breach and in light of National Cyber Security...
Project management matters

Project management matters

Rebecca Fox, Head of Membership at the Association for Project Management (APM), looks at how projects and project-related skills have taken on a new...
Challenges in recruiting during the pandemic

Challenges in recruiting during the pandemic

Richard Clegg, Director of Expion Search and Selection, looks at how COVID-19 has presented many challenges to industry, not least in recruitment and retention...
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Lifting the lid on robotic process automation

Today, robotic process automation (RPA) registers strongly on the radar of Regulatory Affairs departments; many companies are talking about it or looking at it,...

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Non-nurses being hired as nurses in hospitals and mental health facilities, RCN warns

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Pf talks to Simon Nicholson, MD of Organon, the global women's health company

Pf talks to Simon Nicholson, MD of Organon

It is long overdue, but women’s health is finally having its moment in the spotlight and it feels like there could be a big...
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High street pharmacies making their inventory visible on Google

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Pf talks to Simon Nicholson, MD of Organon, the global women's health company

Pf talks to Simon Nicholson, MD of Organon

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High street pharmacies making their inventory visible on Google

High street pharmacies making their inventory visible on Google

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From porsches to pacemakers: what healthcare can learn from automotive supply chains

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