NHS saves £1.2 billion on medicines over three years

1 July 2022 - The NHS has saved taxpayers £1.2 billion in just three years, while securing cutting-edge treatments for ...

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Zanubrutinib for the treatment of adults with Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia

29 June 2022 - NICE has published a second appraisal consultation document on the use of zanubrutinib for the treatment ...

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NICE publishes its 800th technology assessment

29 June 2022 - TAs 799 and 800 are for the same technology. ...

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The Innovative Medicines Fund - good news for patients but has an opportunity been missed to be more ambitious?

27 June 2022 - NHS England and Improvement has announced the launch of the Innovative Medicines Fund. The ABPI’s Director ...

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Oral azacitidine for maintenance treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia after induction therapy

23 June 2022 - The Department of Health and Social Care has asked NICE to produce guidance on the use ...

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Tafasitamab with lenalidomide for treating relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

23 June 2022 - The Department of Health and Social Care has asked NICE to produce guidance on the use ...

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NICE opts to reject Acorda’s MS drug Fampyra

22 June 2022 - NICE has announced its decision to reject Fampyra – also known as fampridine – for use ...

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Slow release potassium bicarbonate–potassium citrate for treating distal renal tubular acidosis

21 June 2022 - The Department of Health and Social Care has asked NICE to produce guidance on using slow-release ...

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Tebentafusp for treating advanced (unresectable or metastatic) uveal melanoma

21 June 2022 - The Department of Health and Social Care has asked NICE to produce guidance on using tebentafusp ...

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NICE recommends new targeted treatment for early breast cancer

16 June 2022 - NICE has provisionally approved a new treatment for early breast cancer that it says will benefit ...

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NHS lands breakthrough in global battle against superbugs

15 June 2022 - The NHS is set to roll out two ‘superbug’ busting drugs through a world first, pioneering ...

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New treatment to increase the chances of a successful kidney transplant recommended by NICE

16 June 2022 - A new treatment that increases the chance of a successful kidney transplant has been recommended by ...

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A ‘safe space’ for addressing complex health technology assessment challenges

15 June 2022 - Innovative medicines, medical devices and diagnostics are arriving at an unprecedented pace. ...

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Shionogi signs agreement with NHS England to begin an innovative subscription payment model for reimbursement of its antibiotic, Fetcroja (cefiderocol)

15 June 2022 - Shionogi recognises the UK’s leadership role in introducing the world’s first fully ‘delinked’ pilot reimbursement model; pull ...

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England’s Innovative Medicines Fund hits another milestone

15 June 2022 - Just like the Cancer Drugs Fund, the time-limited fund for the most promising cancer drugs introduced ...

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