“A survey from Graphite clearly shows the pharma industry’s challenges as it tries to transition to a digital strategy. “Teams are struggling to measure the impact of digital solutions, limiting the scope for continuous improvement. Problems such as the misalignment of metrics with strategic KPIs, internal data silos, and the late setting of metrics are widespread. The issue of data security and privacy also presents one of the most significant sector-wide barriers to digital innovation.” “A survey from Graphite clearly shows the pharma industry’s challenges as it tries to transition to a digital strategy. “Teams are struggling to measure the impact of digital solutions, limiting the scope for continuous improvement. Problems such as the misalignment of metrics with strategic KPIs, internal data silos, and the late setting of metrics are widespread. The issue of data security and privacy also presents one of the most significant sector-wide barriers to digital innovation.”

Researchers aimed to test the feasibility of a DTx program for patients with cancer, as measured by engagement, retention, and acceptability. In addition, we explored the effects of the program on cancer-related QoL. The high retention, employment, and acceptability found in this study demonstrated that multidisciplinary DTx is feasible for patients with cancer.

Medicare Advantage plans are endangering the lives of older adults and people with disabilities. The HHS Office of the Inspector General (OIG), which works to fight waste, fraud, and abuse, recently issued a devastating report showing that these corporate health plans, which contract with the government to deliver Medicare benefits, are denying large amounts of care inappropriately.