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Health data collected from space helps shape our understanding of health back on Earth

August 16, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 14.Space has the potential to be the largest working laboratory in our quest […]


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Could performing rituals be a way of increasing patients’ self-control and self-efficacy,
leading to improved health behaviours including medication adherence?

August 15, 2018

In 2010, a report by the York Health Economics Consortium and the School of Pharmacy, University of London1 estimated that around £300 million of National Health Service (NHS)-prescribed medication was wasted every year and that £90 million of that sum consisted of unused prescribed medication held by individuals in their home. Indeed, it is considered […]


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Advancing education and healthcare via online courses

August 14, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 13.We are in an age of collective learning, and the concept of the […]


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What is the future for the EMA and the UK?

August 10, 2018

On 29 March 2017, the UK notified the European Council of its intention to withdraw from the European Union (EU). In light of this, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has been preparing to manage major changes in the regulatory market to ensure the agency can continue to function as a market for medicines, a regulatory […]


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Creating a stable healthcare system

August 9, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 12.It is easy to imagine a sustainable healthcare system – it goes on […]


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Patient data is fuelling the healthcare industry

August 6, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 11. Real-time and remote patient monitoring are changing the face of healthcare, and […]


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HealthCare21 adventures: what does a medical writer do at a medical congress?

August 3, 2018

HC21 has had a very busy year so far, from advisory boards to digital tools, infographics to masterclasses. The team and the company are growing and growing. One of the big stories of the last 12 months has been the presence of HC21 at international congresses, including the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American […]


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Addressing healthcare issues that define 2018

August 2, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 10. 2018 is the year of strategic patient experience. Healthcare organisations need to […]


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The ongoing war against communicable disease outbreaks

July 31, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 9. The World Health Organisation continues to tackle communicable disease outbreaks worldwide. In […]


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Challenge Obesity? Challenge Inequality.

July 26, 2018

On our 21st birthday, our team at HealthCare21 covered the significant advancements within the healthcare sector that occurred over the past 21 years. We will now be posting 21 developments that will be shaping the future of medical communications and healthcare delivery. 8. To tackle the enormous challenges of lowering rates of obesity and other […]


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