Novartis Access: Medicines to treat chronic diseases in lower-income countries

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Novartis Access: Medicines to treat chronic diseases in lower-income countries

Novartis recently announced the launch of the Novartis Access Portfolio, a first-of-its-kind portfolio approach in healthcare industry, aiming to increase availability and affordability of 15 medicines against cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, respiratory illnesses and breast cancer in low and middle income countries.

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Novartis, ASCP and ACS Join Forces to Fight Cancer in Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania
Objective is to provide patients with rapid cancer diagnostics and appropriate care First focus will be on Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania Cancer is on the rise in Africa, with more than 500,000 deaths annually Basel, Switzerland, November 15, 2017—Novartis, the American Society for Clinical Pathology (...
Nov 15, 2017 10:25 AM ET
Punjab Province in Pakistan Signs Agreement With Novartis Access Against Chronic Diseases
Poor patients in Punjab will have access to high-quality  medicines against noncommunicable, chronic diseases thanks to agreement between government and Novartis Access  Punjab government will make medicines available free of charge through public sector hospitals from early 2018 onward  Pakistan is among the countries most affected by...
Nov 11, 2017 10:15 AM ET
Living With Hypertension in Cameroon When You Live on Only a Few Dollars a Day
This month like the previous ones, Alvine Nyintché is visiting the Etoug-Ebe Baptist Hospital in Yaounde. Aged 50, Alvine has been diagnosed with high blood pressure seven years ago. “Most Cameroonians do not have medical insurance. Today, I pay 800 francs CFA every month for my hypertension treatment (about USD 1.5), whereas just a few months back, it cost me 5000 CFA francs. I am a...
Sep 28, 2017 9:30 AM ET
Novartis Access and Government of Cameroon Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Fight Chronic Diseases
Novartis reaches agreement with Cameroon to supply medicines against chronic diseases for the poorest populations Cameroon Baptist Convention Health Services have started distributing medicines in selected parts of the country; capacity-building activities to kick off this month Cameroon becomes the sixth country to launch Novartis Access...
Sep 28, 2017 2:30 AM ET
Novartis Access and Government of Uganda Sign Memorandum of Understanding
July 6, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- We are pleased to announce that Novartis and the Ministry of Health of Uganda have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to implement Novartis Access in Uganda. Novartis Access medicines will be made available to patients in public health facilities through the National Medical Stores and through faith-based health services. The program will also cover capacity-...
Jul 6, 2017 6:15 AM ET