Posts Tagged ‘Medicine’

GlaxoSmithKline’s CEO Sums Up Today’s Pharma Landscape

When discussing the impact the United States’ new administration may have on pharmaceutical companies, GlaxoSmithKline’s Andrew Witty may have said it best: “I’ve had 30 years in this industry, and there’s never been a dull year. And there’s never been a year where it hasn’t felt challenging and interesting. And I suspect the next 30 years won’t be […]

How Pharma Executives View Drug Pricing

The cost and affordability of drugs has been a central theme permeating the pharmaceutical industry for decades. Drugs are believed to be too expensive for patients to cover at the counter, even for those who are insured. The sentiment shared is by both Republicans and Democrats. The high cost of drugs can have significant repercussions, […]

How Bad Trade Policy Impacts Pharma

The United States is known for massive innovation across sectors, especially in the pharmaceutical arena. According to the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, in 2015 member companies of the advocacy organization invested more than $58 billion in research and development, making the pharmaceutical industry the largest investor in research and development of any sector. […]

Maximizing Healthcare Intranets with IBM Digital Experience

More than ever, healthcare happens on the go. For subscribers, the experience means being able to gather information around health needs, keep in touch with health practitioners, and make appointments. Internally, the experience involves getting work done, collaborating, and ensure that a complex system can run smoothly and with as few errors as possible. This […]