News - Healthcare

Filter

Current filters:

Healthcare

Popular Filters

1 to 25 of 499 results

EMA update on stolen vials of Herceptin

18-04-2014

The European Medicines Agency has provided an update on the latest information relating to the stolen…

AlimtaEuropeHealthcareHerceptinItalyPharmaceuticalRegulationRemicade

EMA says that vials of falsified Herceptin have been identified

EMA says that vials of falsified Herceptin have been identified

16-04-2014

The European Medicines Agency says it has been informed that vials of Swiss drug major Roche’s blockbuster…

EuropeHealthcareHerceptinOncologyPharmaceuticalRegulationRoche

Total spending growth returns for US medicines, reports IMS Health

Total spending growth returns for US medicines, reports IMS Health

15-04-2014

Total spending on US medicines increased 1.0% on a real per capita basis in 2013, while the use of health…

FinancialHealthcareMarkets & MarketingNorth AmericaPharmaceuticalUSA

Australia to review program for life-saving drugs access

Australia to review program for life-saving drugs access

10-04-2014

The Australian government says that it will review the Life Saving Drugs Program (LSDP) - a move aimed…

Asia-PacificAustraliaFinancialHealthcarePharmaceuticalRare diseases

Need for age-appropriate drug formulations for elderly; report

Need for age-appropriate drug formulations for elderly; report

09-04-2014

Despite the elderly being the fastest-growing segment of the global population, only a few of their treatments…

GlobalHealthcarePharmaceuticalResearch

Promoting competition key to improving patients’ access to high cost medicines, says PHARMAC

Promoting competition key to improving patients’ access to high cost medicines, says PHARMAC

08-04-2014

New Zealand’s Pharmaceutical Management Agency, PHARMAC, has announced its intention to test out a…

Asia-PacificFinancialHealthcareNew ZealandPharmaceuticalRare diseases

US CMS ensures higher value and quality for Medicare health and drug plans

08-04-2014

The US Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the 2015 rate announcement and final call…

FinancialHealthcareNorth AmericaPharmaceuticalUSA

GlaxoSmithKline targets strategic investments in Africa

02-04-2014

Speaking at the 5th EU-Africa Business Forum in Brussels this week, Sir Andrew Witty, chief executive…

FinancialGlaxoSmithKlineHealthcarePharmaceuticalRest of the WorldSouth Africa

Price cuts mean PBS can afford new medicines, says Medicines Australia

Price cuts mean PBS can afford new medicines, says Medicines Australia

01-04-2014

As of today in Australia, price cuts come into effect for 121 medicines, and trade group Medicines Australia…

Asia-PacificAustraliaHealthcarePharmaceuticalPricing

Ukraine MoH signs “understanding” with insulin producers

24-03-2014

On March 19, Oleg Musiy, the Minister of Health in Ukraine, signed the memorandum of understanding with…

DiabetesEastern EuropeHealthcarePharmaceuticalPricingUkraine

India urged to take action on unregulated tuberculosis drug sales

23-03-2014

Although cases of tuberculosis are dropping in Europe, as is the incidence in the USA, an extremely slower…

Antibiotics and Infectious diseasesAsia-PacificHealthcareIndiaPharmaceuticalResearch

New survey confirms psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients frequently undertreated or not treated at all

21-03-2014

A unique and extensive survey provides the first-of-its-kind multinational look into the impact psoriasis…

Anti-Arthritics/RheumaticsCelgeneDermatologicalsHealthcarePharmaceutical

New US guidelines could see 12.8 million more patients prescribed statins

New US guidelines could see 12.8 million more patients prescribed statins

20-03-2014

New US guidelines regarding those patients who are prescribed statins to prevent cardiovascular disease…

Cardio-vascularHealthcarePharmaceuticalResearchUSA

PBS “a national treasure,” says Medicines Australia, but needs stable framework

PBS “a national treasure,” says Medicines Australia, but needs stable framework

20-03-2014

In his address to the country at the National Press Club in Canberra yesterday, Chairman of Medicines…

Asia-PacificAustraliaHealthcarePharmaceuticalPolitics

Latest Australian PBS Listings include medicines for children

Latest Australian PBS Listings include medicines for children

19-03-2014

Ten new medicines to treat a range of illnesses from rare forms of cancer to skin conditions will be…

Anti-Arthritics/RheumaticsAsia-PacificAustraliaDermatologicalsDiabetesGastro-intestinalsHealthcareOncologyPharmaceuticalPricing

Pan-European survey calls for a shift in policy for biosimilars

Pan-European survey calls for a shift in policy for biosimilars

19-03-2014

This week, the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines (ASBM) disclosed the results of a survey of 470 European…

BiosimilarsBiotechnologyEuropeHealthcareRegulation

Incidence of TB down in Europe but multidrug-resistance continues

Incidence of TB down in Europe but multidrug-resistance continues

19-03-2014

Across the 53 countries of the World Health Organization European Region, an estimated 353 000 patients…

Antibiotics and Infectious diseasesEuropeHealthcarePharmaceutical

Ukraine pharma reps meet with Health Minister on strategic proposals

Ukraine pharma reps meet with Health Minister on strategic proposals

17-03-2014

Earlier this month, there was a meeting between Ukraine Ministry of Health Oleh Musiy and the board of…

Eastern EuropeHealthcarePatentsPharmaceuticalPoliticsPricingUkraine

Pharma Summit: Sanofi president Elias Zerhouni calls for harmony and evolution in pharma

Pharma Summit: Sanofi president Elias Zerhouni calls for harmony and evolution in pharma

14-03-2014

Health care is a human right and the pharma industry must evolve to meet future challenges, claims Elias…

EuropeHealthcareInterviewsPharmaceuticalSanofi

Pharma Summit: Rethinking the future – new business models for pharma

Pharma Summit: Rethinking the future – new business models for pharma

14-03-2014

The way pharma works needs to change with an increasing focus on collaborations, sharing data and access…

HealthcareInterviewsLundbeckPfizerPharmaceuticalPricingUK

Undervaluing new medicines threatens patient wellbeing and economic growth; report

Undervaluing new medicines threatens patient wellbeing and economic growth; report

14-03-2014

Innovative medicines and other new therapies have extended life expectancy by some 10 years since the…

HealthcareNorthern EuropePharmaceuticalPricingRegulationUK

1 to 25 of 499 results

Back to top