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Succeeding with Digital Health

Winning Offerings and Digital Transformation

This is an invitation to new players to enter the market and it will disrupt existing business models. Established pharma and healthcare companies are urged to take part in this attractive development. Arthur D. Little has elaborated nine principles to gear digital offerings to success.
Healthcare & life sciences, Digital company transformation

Impact of Digital Health on the Pharmaceutical Industry

Will Business Models be Reshaped by Digital Health?

This is the result of a global survey conducted in the Pharmaceutical industry by Arthur D. Little and the Karlsruher Institute of Technology (KIT) to capture the current thinking and the expectations regarding the transformative impact of Digital Health.
Healthcare & life sciences, Digital company transformation

Digital Pharma - Responding to Challenges and Opportunities

Innovation has always been one of the foundations for success in the pharmaceutical industry. While the sector has been very good at developing innovation from scratch or incremental innovation of existing products, it now faces an ultimately different challenge ╨ dealing with disruptive innovation...
Healthcare & life sciences, Digital company transformation

The 1st Middle East Conference on TeleMedicine and mHealth

A Paradigm Shift in Healthcare

With the recent advancements in mobile technology; clarity of regulations and standards; sufficient evidence behind Telemedicine and m-Health; and the ever increasing lifestyle-based chronic disease burden, it is vital that these tools are used effectively for better healthcare outcomes.
Healthcare & life sciences

Innovation in the healthcare space

The business model of the pharmaceutical industry is changing fast: The era of blockbuster medications with big margins is over. Instead, patient-centric medication is the way forward. While the industry is still grappling with these facts competition from another side is entering the field: tech...
Healthcare & life sciences, Technology & innovation management

Healthcare Innovation

Value Creation in a Patient-Centric Healthcare Ecosystem

The discovery, development, manufacturing, delivery, and sales of specialty pharmaceuticals require new and advanced tools, technologies, and expertise. While these structural changes present significant challenges to traditional pharmaceutical manufacturers to comply with new health regulations,...
Healthcare & life sciences, Technology & innovation management

The Future of Medtech

Applying the Power of Innovation

To address current and future industry challenges we revealed six imperatives for excellence in innovation management which are critical e.g. offering complete solutions covering entire healthcare work flows or managing regulatory complexity. Nevertheless each company's journey towards innovation...
Industrial goods & services, Healthcare & life sciences

New GDP guidelines: looking beyond

Regulatory changes of Good Distribution Practice (GDP) of Medicinal Products increase complexity

In 2013, the EU-guidelines on GDP of Medicinal Products for Human Use have been augmented: Now for example, the required storage conditions of pharmaceuticals are to be maintained during transportation. In addition, new requirements apply concerning cleanliness and security of any intermediate...
Healthcare & life sciences

Launch excellence for new medicines

Global challenges require new approach for market entry

After years of low productivity, R&D in leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies is starting to deliver on its promises and the number of New Molecular Entities (NMEs) approved by the US FDA has leveled out. Once approval has been gained there needs to be a launch. However, complexity of...
Healthcare & life sciences

Controlling healthcare costs by improving the productivity

Rising patient expectations, an aging population and often a shortage of medical staff are combining to create a major cost challenge in healthcare. We explain how healthcare service providers can meet this challenge by improving productivity in the crucial area of the medical clinic. We show how...
Healthcare & life sciences, Operations management