Sunday, August 30, 2015

Pharma business model broken, survey says

Nearly 70 percent of pharmaceutical leaders say that the business model for companies selling drugs is broken and needs remodeling, according to a survey conducted by Booz & Co., and Philadelphia's National Analysts Worldwide.

Pharma business model broken, survey says

0 comments

Nearly 70 percent of pharmaceutical leaders say that the business model for companies selling drugs is broken and needs remodeling, according to a survey conducted by Strategy&, and Philadelphia's National Analysts Worldwide.

The biggest challenge facing pharma companies is pricing pressure brought on by governments facing tight budgets. The logical next biggest challenge is the need to justify why a drug is better than the industry standard.

The full survey report is here.

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
David Sell blogs about the region's pharmaceutical industry. Follow him on Facebook.

Portions of this blog may also be found in the Inquirer's Sunday Health Section.

Reach David at dsell@phillynews.com or 215-854-4506.

David Sell
Latest Health Videos
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter