Clinical Nurse Educators: Driving Diagnosis, Prescribing, and Adherence


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Faced by a broad array of challenges — from healthcare reforms to evolving practice dynamics — physicians have little time to spend with patients, and still less for biopharma sales representatives. This time pressure can limit a healthcare practitioner’s awareness of the latest advances and techniques, and their ability to fully support and educate patients, particularly those with complex or chronic treatment protocols. Further, one-third to one-half of patients with long-term conditions fail to take their medications as prescribed, regardless…

Figure 1: Clinical Nurse Educator Program Impact
Figure 2: Clinical Nurse Educators
Figure 3: Nephrology Clinical Nurse Educator Case Study
Figure 4: Adherence Rates Remain a Concern

Pete Megronigle
, VP, Head of Health Management Solutions, ­Quintiles. Quintiles is the world’s leading provider of biopharmaceutical services. With a network of more than 27,000 professionals working in more than 80 countries, we have helped develop or commercialize all of the top 50 best selling drugs on the market.  For more information, visit