New guidance to help the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry work successfully together.
Pharmaceutical companies are doing everything in their power to avoid disruption to the supply of medicines in all Brexit scenarios. This includes increasing stocks of medicine in the UK, changing supply routes, transferring medicine licenses and duplicating testing in the EU.
The UK has robust measures in place to ensure that medicines and vaccines are both clinically and cost effective before they can be used in the NHS.
Illness never sleeps. It grows, mutates and causes pain and suffering. Disease never takes a break, so neither do we. Because people fighting disease deserve the best chance to live. We won’t rest until people around the world see a brighter tomorrow.
The ABPI has produced this sourcebook to support pharmaceutical companies in working successfully and collaboratively with patients and patient organizations.
The UK Life Sciences Industrial Strategy should be required reading for every healthcare leader in the UK. It makes clear that the NHS must be an active participant with industry in delivering the shared objective of outstanding patient outcomes.
Millions of people wouldn't be here today if it wasn't for life-changing science. And many more wouldn't be living the lives they do.
05 November 2019
01 November 2019
NHS England has today published a draft commercial framework setting out more operational detail on commercial arrangements with industry. There will now be an engagement process to make sure that the final framework is informed by a broad range of views.
24 October 2019
NHS England has announced it has secured an agreement with Vertex to make available all three of their UK-licensed cystic fibrosis medicines.
17 October 2019
The Department of Health and Social Care has published the Q2 2019 Voluntary Scheme measured spend and payment data, showing that in first two quarters of this year the total branded sales growth was 0.6%.
09 October 2019
The short answer is, no – but for those wanting a more complete explanation, read on...
04 October 2019
Our President Haseeb Ahmad spoke at the Enterprise Forum at Conservative Party Conference 2019.