AstraZeneca, HealthCore Launch Outcomes Data Project, Seek Multi-Stakeholder Consortium
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily
AstraZeneca and HealthCore, WellPoint's clinical outcomes research unit, have begun an evidence-development partnership that will focus on "real world" outcomes data in chronic ailments such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and dyslipidemia.
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The firms are still working to determine specific drugs or disease states to be studied under a five-year agreement. Speeding research dissemination may also be addressed.
The research will cover the impact of interventions on outcomes, adherence programs, disease management and pharmacoeconomics.
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