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Jan 23, 2015, 18:30 ET

As Payer Influence Rises, Pharmaceutical Companies work to Optimize the Managed Markets Function

For the pharmaceutical industry, marketplace success is tied to how successful organizations are in dealing with payers. Likewise, the importance...

Jan 16, 2015, 18:15 ET

Accountable Care Organizations Rapidly Changing Healthcare Marketplace

The Affordable Care Act has had an enormous impact on the U.S. Healthcare Industry, including accelerating the formation of new forms of provider...

Jan 09, 2015, 18:45 ET

Rewarding Top Employees & Retaining Talent through Pay for Performance Bonus Systems

Compensation leaders across industry sectors are recognizing the value of appropriately structuring and...

Jan 09, 2015, 18:30 ET

New Study Demonstrates How Pharmaceutical Industry Creating Effective Global Medical Affairs Organizations

 Medical Affairs has evolved into one of the most critical functions for the pharmaceutical sector.   The changing healthcare landscape...

Jan 08, 2015, 18:15 ET

Medical Device Quality Is Focus of New Best Practices, LLC Study

Best Practices, LLC, a world leader in benchmarking research, has initiated its third bi-annual study on management approaches that leading...

Jan 05, 2015, 07:00 ET

Provider Health Services utilizes gEHRiMed™ EHR solution to support population health management.

Provider Health Services has selected gEHRiMed™ as its Electronic Health Record (EHR) solution. Provider Health Services is a Long Term Care...

Dec 23, 2014, 18:00 ET

Role of Medical Science Liaisons Evolving in Medical Device Sector

 Medical Science Liaisons play a large role in driving marketplace success. As the key link between the medical device industry and key...

Dec 19, 2014, 18:30 ET

Study Uncovers New Tools and Techniques for Understanding Consumer Decision Making

In today's rapidly changing, highly competitive marketplace, innovative consumer research and marketing communication tools are essential for...

Dec 19, 2014, 18:30 ET

Building a Best-in-Class Pharma Global Brand Website

In today's increasingly global marketplace understanding how to optimize a product's web presence to reflect the needs of a global marketplace is...

Dec 18, 2014, 07:00 ET

V101 Management Services utilizes gEHRiMed™ EHR solution to support population health management

 V101 Management Services has selected gEHRiMed™ as its Electronic Health Record (EHR) solution. V101 Management Services specializes in...

Dec 12, 2014, 18:30 ET

An Effective Sales Training Program is the Key to Success for Both New and Experienced Sales Team Members

What drives the success of a sales group? While no one factor determines the success of a sales group, the training that reps – both new and...

Dec 12, 2014, 18:15 ET

Leveraging Employees for Internal Market Research Excellence

Organizations are increasingly using their own internal employees to participate in market research studies (in lieu of external market research...

Dec 05, 2014, 18:30 ET

Effective Internal Communications Part of Successful New Pharmaceutical Product Launches

 When a pharmaceutical company is gearing up for a new product launch, effective brand and communications leaders focus not only on external...

Dec 05, 2014, 18:30 ET

Current & Future Trends in Physician E-Sampling

 In today's competitive marketplace, many pharmaceutical companies recognize the need for alternative ways to supply physicians and their...

Nov 24, 2014, 18:30 ET

Medical Science Liaisons and iPads make Ideal Team for Interactions with Thought Leaders, New Study Shows

In a trend that many see continuing through 2015, the pharmaceutical industry continues to add Medical Science Liaisons (MSLs) to the medical...

Nov 21, 2014, 18:45 ET

New Report Details Importance of Adopting a "Patient Journey" Framework in Marketing

Many power shifts are occurring within the healthcare system. Undoubtedly, the growing influence of patients in the biopharmaceutical market is...

Nov 14, 2014, 18:30 ET

Diovan Case Study: How to Become a Leader in a Crowded Marketplace

 In 1997, Novartis launched its antihypertension treatment Diovan into a crowded marketplace. While the drug only banked a disappointing $80...

Nov 14, 2014, 18:30 ET

Role of Global Strategic Marketing Critical to Oncology Market Growth Around the World

 As the oncology market continues to grow around the world, the pharmaceutical industry is relying on the global strategic marketing function...

Nov 07, 2014, 18:45 ET

Fourth Medical Affairs Roundtable: Impact Measures, Globalization and Compliance

 Research and Benchmarking firm, Best Practices, LLC hosted its fourth Medical Affairs Roundtable on Thursday, November, 6th to discuss "Impact...

Nov 07, 2014, 18:30 ET

Study Highlights Keys to Creating a High-Impact Medical Affairs Function in Pharmaceutical Organizations

The Medical Affairs function arguably plays the most critical role in a biopharmaceuctical organization, with its heavy responsibilities across...