Monthly Archive: March, 2012

WHAT DO PATIENTS VALUE IN HEALTHCARE?

The results of a survey of 400 UK patient groups, interim results released at Engage 2012, London March 29th, 2012. Commissioned by Hill Knowlton Strategies

FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE &VALUE-BASED RATIONING

Last November, EngageHealth held its first conference in Brussels, ‘The future of healthcare in Europe’. This meeting brought together a broad range of cross-stakeholder organisations and explored healthcare strategies in a time of fiscal crisis. …

A focus on off-label medicines, and why more regulation is needed

A new pan-European study of 150 patient groups (undertaken by PatientView) in the area of off-label prescribing*. ‘Off-label prescribing’ occurs when a doctor prescribes a medicine—the safety and efficacy of which has not been established for a sp…