When pharmaceutical companies are shipping medications across great distances, it’s not only on-time delivery that matters. On-temp delivery is even more crucial for some products. Maintaining the recommended temperature range for the payload is vital. Without it, the potency of the medication is diminished, or depleted altogether. Patient safety is at stake.
Payload Protection, Patient Safety
The Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) operate three air ambulance helicopters, which fly across the Northeast, North Yorkshire and Cumbria regions in the UK. Relying on public donations to operate, the service provides pre-hospital care at the scene of accidents and incidents, rescuing hundreds of severely injured or ill patients every year...
14th November 2017 is World Diabetes Day and we would like to share how Chiara Ricciardi and Riccardo Rocchi cycled 11,000 miles from Cesena, Italy to Singapore to raise awareness of Diabetes.
The challenge. Extreme weather conditions. Nearly inaccessible locales. Long-distance transport. Few medical scenarios are as perilous and demanding as helicopter med-evac operations.
The challenge. Every day in London, victims of major trauma are attended by London’s Air Ambulance. Many of these patients are suffering from catastrophic bleeding. Some die at the scene from blood loss and never make it to hospital.
The challenge. Based in Fargo North Dakota, CSM is a full service packaging and labeling company that specializes in supplying investigational medicines, including cancer drugs and supplies for clinical trials. CSM’s licensed pharmacists and pharmacy technicians work with a number of large pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and contract research organizations in the U.S.