Navigation Links
Medco and Celesio Announce Pan-European Joint Venture to Enhance Quality of Clinical Care and Reduce Overall Healthcare Costs
Date:6/21/2010

oying new technology tools and support systems, Medco Celesio B.V. will advance the role of pharmacy in healthcare by helping payors and providers – including physicians, nurses, pharmacists and healthcare counselors – to improve their services for patients.  At the same time it will provide sustainable cost management.
  • Intensive, personalized care services addressing expensive new "specialty" and "biotech" medicines.  Medco Celesio B.V. will provide care for patients who are taking medicines that are considered "biologics" – these medicines are very expensive, difficult to administer and often require special handling.  This service supports patients by helping to ensure that these medicines are taken appropriately per the healthcare provider's direction and, therefore, provide the greatest benefit possible.  
  • Modern, efficient, delivery infrastructure.  Medco Celesio B.V. will coordinate the most efficient and cost-effective care-delivery systems by offering convenient mail-order pharmacies as an appropriate complement to retail pharmacy services, in-home nursing support to help ease the burden on hospitals, and telephone patient counseling so that pharmacy assistance is immediately accessible to patients any time of any day.

  • Addressing Critical Healthcare Issues Through Advanced Pharmacy

    Faced with an aging population and increasing costs associated with innovative treatments and technologies, healthcare spending in many European countries has reached almost 10 percent of national GDP and the rate of growth continues to accelerate.

    "Chronic diseases are increasing with an alarming speed all over the world and they are associated with more than three-quarters of the overall healthcare burden.  Healthcare, especially for chronically ill patients, is therefore goin
    '/>"/>

    SOURCE Medco Health Solutions, Inc.
    Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

    Related medicine technology :

    1. Medco CEO to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC 26th Annual Strategic Decisions Conference 2010
    2. Medco to Present at the 2010 Citi Investment Research Global Health Care Conference
    3. Medco Donates $125,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief in Tennessee and Other Affected Areas
    4. Medco Study: Despite FDA Warnings, Nearly One-Third of Asthma Patients Still Treated with Long-Acting Beta Agonists Without Controller Medications, Increasing Their Risk for Complications and Hospitalizations
    5. Medco Announces Webcast for Annual Meeting of Shareholders
    6. Medco to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
    7. Medco to Present at the Deutsche Bank 35th Annual Health Care Conference
    8. Medco, Mayo Clinic Study Reveals Using a Simple Genetic Test Reduces Hospitalization Rates by Nearly a Third for Patients on Widely Prescribed Blood Thinner
    9. NxStage(R) and Nordic Medcom Sign Distribution Agreement for the System One(TM)
    10. Medco to Advance Cancer Care with Personalized and Specialized Treatment for Oncology Patients
    11. Medco to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:7/29/2014)... LAKE CITY , July 29, 2014  The ... The Grand American Hotel in Salt Lake ... speakers representing some of most respected healthcare organizations in ... Health Catalyst , is an industry conference devoted to ... healthcare analytics,  an essential element of both accountable care ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014  Novation, a ... web-based applications with breakthrough interactive features that automate ... for members of Children,s Hospital Association.  ... Novation Optimize Solutions umbrella – Value Analysis, Item ... Novation helps organizations address the most critical challenges ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... , July 29, 2014   Abide Therapeutics ... Thornberry to its board of directors. Thornberry ... Diabetes and Endocrinology for Merck & Co. Inc., ... overall pipeline management in diabetes, osteoporosis, fertility and ... co-led the program that resulted in the discovery ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:Health Catalyst Adds Keynote Speakers, New Sessions, and Expands Attendee Limit for Healthcare Analytics Summit 2014 2Health Catalyst Adds Keynote Speakers, New Sessions, and Expands Attendee Limit for Healthcare Analytics Summit 2014 3Health Catalyst Adds Keynote Speakers, New Sessions, and Expands Attendee Limit for Healthcare Analytics Summit 2014 4Health Catalyst Adds Keynote Speakers, New Sessions, and Expands Attendee Limit for Healthcare Analytics Summit 2014 5Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 2Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 3Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 4Breakthrough Novation Applications Empower Children's Hospital Association Members to Lower Costs, Increase Quality 5Abide Therapeutics Appoints Nancy Thornberry to Board of Directors 2Abide Therapeutics Appoints Nancy Thornberry to Board of Directors 3
    ... Wound Care Innovations, LLC,a subsidiary of Wound ... an evidence based study with a NE podiatric ... care collagen,product, CellerateRx(R), on diabetic venous ulcers. "According ... and Prevention, diabetes now,affects nearly 24 million people ...
    ... Clinical Program Leverages Quark,s RNAi Technology, FREMONT, ... pharmaceutical company discovering and developing novel,RNA interference (RNAi)-based ... patient dosing in a Phase II trial,evaluating, ... (DME)., PF-4523655 is a novel siRNA drug ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Wound Management Technologies, Inc. Announces Agreement for Evidence Based Study for Diabetic Venous Ulcers 2Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosing by Pfizer in Phase II Trial of RNAi Therapy in Diabetic Macular Edema 2Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosing by Pfizer in Phase II Trial of RNAi Therapy in Diabetic Macular Edema 3Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces First Patient Dosing by Pfizer in Phase II Trial of RNAi Therapy in Diabetic Macular Edema 4
    (Date:7/29/2014)... of Medicine researchers have made an important advancement ... potentially deadly tick-transmitted disease, human granulocytic anaplasmosis (HGA). ... seen a steady rise in the incidence of ... making the need for a vaccine critical. Successful ... to prevent disease, and the VCU team has ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... A team of scientists, led by Western ... developed a blood test for Alzheimer’s disease risk that ... Alzheimer’s disease interventions, according to an article published July ... this study represents one of several pieces that have ... of years,” Ethell said. , The study, “Women with ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... Most people want to turn back the clock on aging. ... appearance. There are anti aging microcurrent facials and ... help them to look their absolute best. Supreme Skin ... procedures that are noninvasive and they adding some body treatments ... To accommodate, they are also in the process of ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... to cure most cases of cancer is to surgically ... however, is that the surgeon may fail to extract ... With a new technique, researchers at the University of ... see the entire tumor in the patient, increasing the ... an injectable dye that accumulates in cancerous tissues much ...
    (Date:7/29/2014)... The report, “Heat Transfer Fluids Market ... Glycol Fluids, & Others), by Application (Oil & Gas, ... - Trends & Forecasts to 2019” defines and segments ... and forecast of the global consumption in terms of ... 64 figures spread through 199 page sand in-depth TOC ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers take steps toward development of a vaccine against tick-transmitted disease 2Health News:Researchers take steps toward development of a vaccine against tick-transmitted disease 3Health News:Professor Develops Blood Test for Alzheimer’s Disease Risk 2Health News:Supreme Skin Announces Plans for a Grand Re-opening for Their Noninvasive Anti Aging Microcurrent Face and Body Treatments In Asheville, NC 2Health News:Penn team makes cancer glow to improve surgical outcomes 2Health News:Penn team makes cancer glow to improve surgical outcomes 3Health News:Heat Transfer Fluids Market Expected to Grow 641,218.19 Tons by 2019 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Heat Transfer Fluids Market Expected to Grow 641,218.19 Tons by 2019 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Heat Transfer Fluids Market Expected to Grow 641,218.19 Tons by 2019 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
    ... LENA(TM) Developmental Snapshot is back by popular ... quick and easy way to find out ... ).(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090210/LA69114 )In the summer ... offered the assessment, more than 13,000 people ...
    ... Uninsured, including those who are recently unemployed, can attend ... expertPITTSBURGH, March 16 As the nation marks National ... Highmark is offering resources to help Pennsylvanians without health ... the Pennsylvania Insurance Department found that the uninsured ranks ...
    ... A new study published in Epilepsia ... as high in people with epilepsy compared to the ... seven times the odds of depression in comparison to ... 40 percent of depressed respondents with epilepsy were not ...
    ... be putting themselves at greater risk of breast cancer ... by Dr. Nisa Maruthur and her team from The ... seriously obese women are significantly less likely to say ... women, especially if they are white. Maruthur,s findings are ...
    ... The following is being released by the National ... "Waste Not, Want Not: The Right Care for Every ... care that not only costs less but is higher ... advocates and other stakeholders to discuss ways to eliminate ...
    ... Time for Spring Break and Summer MonthsCOLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y., ... ear health and creator of EarPlanes(R) and ... ClearEars are revolutionary earplugs containing an FDA approved ... the ears after swimming, or even bathing, can lead to ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:LENA Foundation Revives Popular Online Child Language Assessment Tool 2Health News:LENA Foundation Revives Popular Online Child Language Assessment Tool 3Health News:Highmark Offers Resources to Help Pennsylvanians Without Health Insurance During Cover the Uninsured Week 2Health News:Highmark Offers Resources to Help Pennsylvanians Without Health Insurance During Cover the Uninsured Week 3Health News:Depression twice as likely in seizure sufferers 2Health News:Obese women play cancer roulette 2Health News:Cleveland Conference: Quality Healthcare Can and Should Cost Less 2Health News:Cleveland Conference: Quality Healthcare Can and Should Cost Less 3Health News:Cleveland Conference: Quality Healthcare Can and Should Cost Less 4Health News:Cleveland Conference: Quality Healthcare Can and Should Cost Less 5Health News:Leader in Ear Care Health Category Expands Product Line 2
    ... are available in two tip ... tip with staggered eyes, and ... types of catheter valve options, ... fingertip control with virtually no ...
    ... are available in two tip ... tip with staggered eyes, and ... types of catheter valve options, ... fingertip control with virtually no ...
    Sterile Single Loop Pediatric Suction Catheters with TOUCH-TROL Valve...
    Catheter Suction 14FR Sterile W/Control Valve...
    Medicine Products: