The ABHI teams up with ITN to explore the impact of tech on healthcare services, a COPD treatment receives CE marking, an NHS hospital begins using robotics in knee surgery, and UK cancer patients now have access to a treatment allowing clinicians to see the position and size of tumours in real time.
Top roles from Star this month include Account Manager, Sales Specialist, Product Manager and Area Business Manager positions within a range of areas including Biologics, Respiratory, and Bone Health/Cardiovascular, and across national locations!
A new healthtech research institute is to launch in Manchester, a molecular diagnostics player raises £12.3m to develop an instrument-free portfolio, Siemens acquires Corindus Vascular Robotics, and can Alexa be trusted with our health questions?
Top roles from Star this month include Senior Brand Manager, Associate Director, Key Account Manager and Senior Marketing Manager positions within a range of areas including Drug Delivery, Oncology and Medical Affairs, and across national locations!
GSK agrees to divest rabies and tick-borne encephalitis vaccines, there’s further research into personalised breast cancer treatment, the finalists for the PT Sales Awards are revealed, and search results suggest consumers are at risk of buying fake pharma products online.
On the face of it, selling to the NHS is the same regardless of what your product is, whether that be within devices or pharmaceuticals. However, on closer inspection there are major differences between selling a drug to selling a device.
In the news this week: the CQC publishes its 2019 ‘State of Care’ report, the government proposes a new patient safety regulator, an inexpensive drug could ‘save thousands of lives a year’ from head injuries, and could British HIV-positive patients living in Spain lose their healthcare post-Brexit?
An innovation that combines data analytics and wearable technology to prevent falls is shortlisted in an awards category, the Axis-D pen-injector tech is to be licensed for development in diabetes treatment, and Northern Ireland’s Stormont is given £31m to prepare for a no-deal Brexit.
Ahead of this year’s World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10th October), Star managers took part in Mental Health First Aid training to equip them with the knowledge and confidence to provide mental health support at work.
In the MRII's spotlight interview this month, meet one of our Star Ireland Medical Representatives, Lesley-Ann Toomey, as she talks career backgrounds, role responsibilities, and why County Wicklow is one of her favourite places to go walking.