Protecting electronic patient health information (ePHI) has become even more critical as the healthcare industry slowly transitions away from paper-based processes and into a more connected, electronic delivery model. Patient privacy and security is front and center in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH).
Owner/Executive Coaching is a one-on-one engagement with the principal(s) of the business. These typically are focused on one or two areas of the business where the principal does not have experience or is struggling with implementing a solution. Executive Coaching is also used to help accelerate the company’s growth and ensure your growth objectives are met.
Take the Pain Out of Audit Prep
Staying audit-ready is critical for compliance. Today’s top safety training challenges include scheduling time for training and verifying that effective training occurred.
Tri-Mer’s Tri-Flow meets the 5 requirements most important for an environmental enclosure in an industrial setting.
With over 100 years of experience in feeding technology, Coperion K-Tron development and engineering teams have created smart feeding solutions. Without consistent, dependable feeder accuracy and repeatability for your process, the integrity of any recipe—and hence the final product—will be compromised.
A leading multinational pharmaceutical company approached Fisher Clinical Services with an extensive clinical trial pipeline and the need to achieve a comprehensive, fully-managed transportation strategy. Learn more about our outsourced transportation option that delivered tangible results.
The reality is that paper is more of a habit than a requirement. AstraZeneca discovered this when they aimed to introduce ELNs to improve the efficiency of their validated workflows for GMP API manufacture.
Fujifilm began to look at single-use technology, as it showed real potential to reduce the cost and timeline of development considerably. But would it offer the same performance as stainless steel?
Investing in integrated business software is a large undertaking and not something to be taken lightly. This article addresses the tasks and processes involved in implementation and how to overcome them.
When was the last time you upgraded your ERP system? If you’re like your peers, then the answer is “not in recent memory.” This paper outlines eight reasons to continuously update your business software.
3D printing allows drug companies to not only boost efficacy and adherence but also contribute to their brand longevity by expanding and capturing market share with other dosage form options.
epay is a leading processor of financial transactions and prepaid content. If you’ve ever used a gift card or conducted a pin-based transaction, epay was probably involved. They have helped to facilitate over 10 billion transactions since 2003, and their software modules connect customers around the world with hundreds of thousands of products and services.
Beginning around 2007, traditional endpoint security was becoming ineffective. Stopping infections was based around finding a user with an infection (patient zero), creating a detection signature (inoculation) and then updating every device to stop any further infections (eradication). The ineffectiveness was a direct result of the volume, variety, and velocity of infections. These factors completely overwhelmed the ‘patient zero’ approach. There were simply too many patients and not enough inoculations.
Merz Apothecary is the oldest pharmacy in Chicago and one of the oldest pharmacies in the United States at 142 years old. The company does not specialize in traditional pharmacy products or prescriptions, but what differentiates them from other apothecary stores are their natural and unique personal care products from around the world. With two stores in Chicago, a web business, a catalog business, and on Amazon integration. Merz Apothecary employs 58 people and will finish this year between $15 and $20 million in revenue.
Clinical research company implements EDC to gain efficiencies in mobile data capture and perform real-time data analysis to quickly validate data quality.
Focusing your managed services business on cybersecurity creates several opportunities to increase margins; most significantly, by implementing layers of security at client sites, you can reduce costly security-related issues. Understanding that effective cyberdefense involves multiple layers of technology is crucial, as is the understanding that customer disruption is a revenue killer in the world of the managed services provider (MSP).
Vendor-selection processes are tilting toward finding as broad and deep a fit as possible, the better to capture the efficiencies from scale and repeatability that those moves are intended to deliver.
Australian stem cell and regenerative medicine company Cynata Therapeutics Limited (ASX:CYP) is pleased to announce that the final patient has been treated in Cohort B of its Phase 1 clinical trial of CYP-001, its Cymerus™ mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) product candidate, in steroid-resistant acute graft-versus-host disease (GvHD)
Syneos Health, the only fully integrated biopharmaceutical solutions organization, and Elligo Health Research, the only platform that brings clinical research direct to clinical health care, are entering a strategic collaboration to mobilize a system of accelerated research to reach real-world patients.
Cash Depot, the world's largest individually-owned ATM company, announced that is has gone into full production with MOVR (Morphis Optimized Vehicle Routing), a cash logistics software platform from Dallas, Texas-based Morphis Inc. Cash Depot will be using MOVR to optimize daily field service logistics for the 70 technicians they have operating in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, to service their network of over 25,000 ATMs.
Researchers have shown that it is possible to train artificial neural networks directly on an optical chip. The significant breakthrough demonstrates that an optical circuit can perform a critical function of an electronics-based artificial neural network and could lead to less expensive, faster and more energy efficient ways to perform complex tasks such as speech or image recognition.
Too often, the term “closed process” is thrown around without an understanding of the salient issues. Process closure can certainly provide many benefits, but there are various impacts and requirements depending on the ultimate goal and the specific process you are trying to close.