Nokia’s digital health unit returns to its roots

Nokia’s digital health unit returns to its roots

Éric Carreel plans to reacquire the business

Disruptive technologies set to stabilise soaring drug prices
Disruptive technologies set to stabilise soaring drug prices AI and blockchain could accelerate the drug development process, says report
Sandoz targets digital therapeutics
Sandoz targets digital therapeutics Partners with Pear Therapeutics to launch FDA-approved apps
Novartis launch remote clinical trial app
Novartis launch remote clinical trial app FocalView will allow patients to participate in ophthalmology trials
Pfizer takes aim at UK’s health tech industry
Pfizer takes aim at UK’s health tech industry Offers start-ups a share of a £56k grant

Pharma and digital

Disruptive technologies set to stabilise soaring drug prices
Disruptive technologies set to stabilise soaring drug prices AI and blockchain could accelerate the drug development process, says report
Sandoz targets digital therapeutics
Sandoz targets digital therapeutics Partners with Pear Therapeutics to launch FDA-approved apps
Pfizer takes aim at UK’s health tech industry
Pfizer takes aim at UK’s health tech industry Offers start-ups a share of a £56k grant

Online audiences

Investment firm pays $2.8bn for WebMD
Investment firm pays $2.8bn for WebMD The online health information portal will join KKR's Internet Brands subsidiary
Healthcare in the digital age
Healthcare in the digital age Prof Jan Kimpen on a decade of digital change in healthcare and its future direction of travel
The digital doctor-patient relationship
The digital doctor-patient relationship The potential of doctor-facing and patient-facing tools

Digital strategy

How Bayer transformed its approach to digital
How Bayer transformed its approach to digital Head of digital development Jessica Federer on how the company built digital into its DNA
Pharma sales in the digital era
Pharma sales in the digital era A successful marketing strategy must embrace customer preferences and strive for a channel mix that provides the right information at the audience's convenience
Pragmatic digital health
Pragmatic digital health Pharma will have to move beyond tech hype if its digital efforts are to have a genuine impact

Social media

UCB supports social network for SpA patients
UCB supports social network for SpA patients MySpondylitisTeam is launched by MyHealthTeams
MHRA joins Instagram as part of Yellow Card drive
MHRA joins Instagram as part of Yellow Card drive UK medicines regulator follows in the footsteps of NICE in using the channel
Sanofi Genzyme brings The World Vs MS to Denmark
Sanofi Genzyme brings The World Vs MS to Denmark Firm's Communiqué Award winning campaign launches in another local market

Mobile and pharma

Apple launches Watch-powered atrial fibrillation study
Apple launches Watch-powered atrial fibrillation study The firm's Apple Heart Study app will see it collaborate with Stanford Medicine
Sharp rise in mobile health app numbers
Sharp rise in mobile health app numbers US app stores show more than 318,500 now available
FDA approves first substance use mobile medical application
FDA approves first substance use mobile medical application Pear Therapeutics' Reset device offers cognitive behavioural therapy

Regulatory issues

FDA poised to start digital health pilot
FDA poised to start digital health pilot Forms a key part of the agency's new digital innovation action plan
European regulators mull use of… QR codes
European regulators mull use of… QR codes EMA’s Heads of Medicines Agencies committee outlines packaging proposals
FDA: Cybersecurity is an ever-present risk for medical devices
FDA: Cybersecurity is an ever-present risk for medical devices US regulator issues new guidance for manufacturers

Best practice

Boehringer's ASCO blog picks up digital excellence award
Boehringer's ASCO blog picks up digital excellence award Work by Ogilvy HealthPRwins Prescription Products/Patient Health prize
Novo's ‘virtual mannequins’ win digital award at PMEA
Novo's ‘virtual mannequins’ win digital award at PMEA Med ed programme Decisions in Time was delivered with emotive
Boehringer continues award-winning ChatAFib tweet chat
Boehringer continues award-winning ChatAFib tweet chat Its next social media discussion follows the programme's Communiqué win