Digital chemistry & Pharma IT

Getting Patients to and from the Clinic or Pharmacy Just Got Easier with Uber Health and Lyft

Clinician-Powered EHR Health IT Blog & Community In the ever expanding world of health information technology ridesharing leaders are getting into the game.Uber Health and Lyft are now offering patient transportation, pharmacy pickup and EHR integration. Uber Health allows healthcare providers and caregivers to request rides for their patients. The EHR integration will allow prompts

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How Precision Medicine Will Transform the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industries

Leaders must act quickly to overcome obstacles so they can harness revenue opportunities for the industry and health benefits for society. Across the globe, a collection of healthcare professionals gather around their computer screens in their respective offices in Beijing, Brussels, London, and Los Angeles. A skilled U.S.-based oncologist leads this virtual board in discussing

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Big pharma, big data: why drugmakers want your health records

Studying such real-world evidence offers manufacturers a powerful tool to prove the value of their drugs – something Roche (ROG.S) aims to leverage, for example, with last months $2 billion purchase of Flatiron Health.Real-world evidence involves collecting data outside traditional randomized clinical trials, the current gold standard for judging medicines, and interest in the field

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A potentially powerful new antibiotic is discovered in dirt

The modern medical era began when an absent-minded British scientist named Alexander Fleming returned from vacation to find that one of the petri dishes he forgot to put away was covered in a bacteria-killing mold. He had discovered penicillin, the world’s first antibiotic.Ninety years later, the world faces an antibiotic crisis. Superbugs have evolved resistance

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