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About MarksMan Healthcare

MarksMan Healthcare Solutions (ISO 27001:2013) is an International knowledge-based Patient Access Services (PAS) and Medical Communications consulting firm based in India. It specialises in HEOR, PRMA and RWE solutions.

On the eve of “World Rare Disease Day” today, February 29, 2016 (the rarest day of the year), I planned to post a two series blog post on “Orphan Drug Pricing and Reimbursement” During 1970, individual patients and volunteer healthcare organizations began lobbying for legislation to encourage the development of therapies for rare diseases.  The […]

Medical devices may well sound like a modern invention but they have helped us control and treat diseases for centuries. Medical gadgets play a considerable role in our lives, many of them so ubiquitous that we at times take them for granted. Some of the examples for such medical devices include clinical thermometer, hypodermic needle, […]

The high cost of pharmaceuticals, especially biologics, has become an important issue in the battle to control healthcare costs. In order to overcome this impediment, biosimilar unlike generics were first marketed in Europe in the year 2007. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), which includes the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA), defines biosimilar as having […]