Quantcast

Latest Best practice Stories

2014-09-12 20:20:51

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the current outcomes-focused market, biopharmaceutical and medical device companies increasingly depend upon Health Outcomes Liaison (HOL) staff to serve as a scientific bridge with payer organizations, thought leaders, and other important healthcare decision makers. As the demand for outcomes and comparative effectiveness data grows, successful companies will need to understand how to fully leverage the relatively new field-based HOL...

2014-09-10 23:11:00

Solutions Review announced today the launch of their latest news site, Solutions Review for Identity and Access Management (IAM), as they continue to develop the most complete source of information for IT professionals challenged with making buying decisions for their business and technology needs. Woburn, MA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Solutions Review announced today the launch of their latest news site, Solutions Review for Identity and Access Management (IAM), as they continue to...

2014-09-10 23:08:50

Hospices to receive Hospice Item Set benchmarked results ahead of CMS public reporting Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 CHOICE (Coalition of Hospices Organized to Investigate Comparative Effectiveness), a quality improvement benchmarking network, will soon have the largest patient-level, multi-hospice dataset to date. “We are really excited about expanding our network to all Suncoast Solutions clients because this will provide a deeper understanding of our industry and help so...

2014-08-29 20:21:26

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The clinical and medical insights provided by Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) can be the difference between a product's success or failure. Despite this, many biopharmaceutical organizations struggle to effectively map and stratify KOL targets - and then to coordinate activities and outreach over time to build the type of strong relationships upon which successful KOL engagement rests. According to recent research, savvy pharma companies have...

2014-08-22 16:22:39

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Medical Affairs' role has become more important in the healthcare sector, many leaders in this area are exploring methods to develop strong capabilities to overcome challenges. The Medical Affairs Consortium at Best Practices, LLC is designed to give Medical Affairs leaders a forum for sharing insights about the key challenges they face. The consortium will provide a mechanism for creating and sharing solutions through three virtual...

2014-08-08 20:22:09

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New tools and technologies are changing the way in which consumers educate themselves and make critical purchasing decisions. Correspondingly, consumer market research analysis approaches are evolving to better identify winning tools and techniques. One of the emerging areas that leaders are examining is the use of online communities, as they offer an open window into consumer attitudes. They also offer a rich source of insights around brand...

2014-08-08 20:22:07

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical education leaders in the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors are finding it challenging to navigate the current regulatory and financial landscape. These challenges - one affecting program content and delivery and the other affecting resources - have made it even more important for medical education groups to effectively reach physicians and to efficiently use their resources. To help medical education leaders succeed in this...

2014-08-01 16:24:04

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With monumental health reform coming into effect, the pharmaceutical industry is learning to speak a second language. Clinical efficacy is no longer the sole driver of industry success- new agencies established under the ACA like PCORI are directing roughly $1 billion a year towards outcomes research. With a variety of new entities and environments, the federal healthcare ecosystem is changing, and pharma is beginning to speak the new language...

2014-07-25 20:21:30

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate libraries are constantly being faced with a variety of challenges, including understanding new advancements in technology and how to cope with flat or shrinking budgets. On top of this, libraries in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries are increasingly finding it challenging to prove the value of the information and services they provide. According to recent research by benchmarking firm, Best Practices, LLC there are...

2014-07-18 20:21:37

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patient engagement is a critical success factor in pharmaceutical marketing today. Although marketing is one of the principal groups that handle patient engagement activities, Government Affairs and Public Policy groups within the pharmaceutical industry are among the functions that are becoming increasingly involved in activities and initiatives to positively impact the "patient journey." Recent research by benchmarking firm, Best Practices,...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'