Applying Technology in Pharma (ATP): Assessment of Investment Trends in Digital Health

SUMMARY VC investment in digital healthcare has been growing rapidly (+42% vs. 2017) as the potential of new technology to solve complex issues, ranging from providing healthcare services to managing chronic conditions, evolves Most of these VC-backed digital healthcare companies aim to provide technology-enhanced solutions for providers and patients with…

Can ENTRESTO use pay-for-performance schemes and patient monitoring services to justify its anticipated budget impact in the U.S.?

Novartis’ recently approved ENTRESTO impressed regulators with stellar clinical outcomes, including a 20% reduction in the risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization and a 16% improvement in overall survival compared to the standard-of-care ACE inhibitor therapy enalapril. ENTRESTO is expected to change the management of heart failure with reduced ejection…