Healthcare Trends

At Blue Latitude Health, it’s imperative to our work that we stay on top of all the latest trends in healthcare. It’s also important that we let you know when we don’t buy into the latest thing – we’re not in the business of new for new’s sake.

Here you’ll find our honest commentary, articles, and resources around the trends that the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries are talking about.

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Rise of the patient expert - an interview with Michael Seres

Liz Inskip | 22nd February 2017

Founded by Michael Seres in 2011, 11 Health is a connected medical device company currently working to change the lives of patients using stoma bags. Content Marketing Manager Liz Inskip interviews Michael about how patients are changing the role of the expert in healthcare, and the systematic barriers to innovation in healthcare.

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The changing role of the expert in healthcare: challenges in customer-centricity

Elisa del Galdo | 8th February 2017

When we talk about customers as experts in healthcare, what we’re really talking about are clinicians. Experts in diagnosis, treatment and clinical care (HCPs) and experts as those who experience the medical condition in their own personal context (patients). Head of Customer Experience Elisa del Galdo talks through how the evolution of the relationship between HCPs and patients is changing the role of the expert in healthcare.

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Smart connections with a human touch

Simon Young | 25th January 2017

Simon Young, Director at Blue Latitude Health, discusses how advances in technology are influencing the future of the expert-patient relationship and why healthcare businesses must evaluate how best to support the future role of the expert.

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Patient-centred care innovation in dementia: a conversation with Neil Maiden

Liz Inskip | 18th January 2017

Content Marketing Manager Liz Inskip interviews Neil Maiden of City, University of London, about his work developing mobile technology solutions for residential dementia care, and what the challenges facing innovators in this therapy area are.

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The 2017 trends issue of Perspective magazine is live

Blue Latitude Health | 9th January 2017

In the 2017 trends edition of Perspective magazine, we explore how advances in technology are influencing the future of the expert-patient relationship and the role healthcare businesses can take in supporting and enhancing these interactions at the point of need.

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Introduction to the manufacturing of biologics

Ditte Funding | 12th December 2016

The last decade has seen the rapid growth of biologics in the pharma market, making them a key sector to watch. With their growing popularity, it’s important to understand the opportunities and threats they present. Associate Consultant Ditte Funding takes us through how biologics are made, what makes them unique, and what it all means for pharma companies.

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Living with Crohn's disease: a patient perspective

Victoria Morton | 16th November 2016

Account Executive Victoria Morton explores what it’s like to live with Crohn’s disease as a young person, and investigates what’s being done to tackle the gaps in treatment options for patients.

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Are reverse auctions the best way to procure marketing services?

Martin Brass | 6th October 2016

Managing Director Martin Brass discusses what a reverse auction is, and whether it truly is a good way for healthcare companies to drive efficiencies when procuring marketing services.

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Artificial Intelligence: the new healthcare algorithm

Kulveer Singh | 26th September 2016

The age of computers has hugely evolved, and with the emergence of effective machine learning, pattern recognition, and decision-making algorithms, Artificial Intelligence provides a revolutionary new approach to tailored healthcare. Associate Medical Copywriter Kulveer Singh dives deeper into the technology.

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Alzheimer’s disease: reviewing the immediate treatment horizon

Stuart Goodman | 2nd September 2016

Account Manager Stuart Goodman takes a look at some of the promising categories of Phase 3 treatments that could soon be available to patients with Alzheimer's disease.

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