18 - 20 June, 2018 | Crowne Plaza Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Omar Ali


Visiting Lecturer, University of Portsmouth & Former Advisor
NICE


2:00 PM Purchasing for Patient Safety - Payer’s Influence on Assessment of Packaging & Labelling for UK NHS Hospital Formularies

Facing a complex regulatory landscape, as well as diversified markets and medications, ensuring patient safety and compliance is more complicated than ever. Not only does patient non-compliance harm the patient, it is hugely costly for healthcare providers and extremely damaging for pharmaceutical manufacturers. Up to 33% of medication errors are attributed to packaging and labelling – what can you do to bring this number down?

Attend this workshop to:
  • Generate brand value through improving safety to the end user hospitals and healthcare professionals
  • Deep dive analysis into the importance of labelling and packaging as it relates to safety features
  • Gain an advantage over competitors through establishing how payers are reimbursing safety features within the current climate
  • Evaluate and explore end-user-safety features and how manufacturers may be able to partner with customers to help save lives


4:25 PM HOSPITAL PHARMACIES AND THE FMD - PART 2: Panel Discussion – The Hospital’s Perspective on Serialisation and the FMD

  • Hear from the perspective of hospital pharmacists about their preparations for the upcoming FMD regulations
  • Address hospital’s scenarios for scanning and aggregated coding
  • Discover what the pharma industry can do to help hospitals prepare

9:30 AM Packaging & Labelling for Patient Safety and Compliance

Facing a complex regulatory landscape, as well as diversified markets and medications, ensuring patient safety and compliance is more complicated than ever. Not only does patient non-compliance harm the patient, it is hugely costly for healthcare providers and extremely damaging for pharmaceutical manufacturers. Up to 33% of medication errors are attributed to packaging and labelling – what can you do to bring this number down?
Attend this workshop to:
  • Increase brand loyalty by ensuring your products are used safely and correctly - we look at the packaging design that assists patient adherence to prescribed medicine regimens including resistance, senior-friendly, and tamper-evident features
  • Add significant value to your business and consumers with new strategies and technologies
  • Gain an advantage over your competitors - Ensure patients choose your brand over others by learning which kinds of packaging and labelling patients want to use
  • Increase patient safety - a deep analysis of the importance of labelling
  • Protect your brand AND stay innovative - learn how to think outside the box whilst staying within the regulations


Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Omar.

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