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What if I get audited?

2017-07-14T15:45:24+00:00

A common question many teams ask as they face the transition to digital study documents is, “What if I get audited?” Inspections evoke fear because negative audit findings significantly impact everyone. Areas of high risk include missing documents, accurate delegation of authority logs, reporting delays, and inadequate monitoring or PI oversight. Given these risks, some [...]

What if I get audited? 2017-07-14T15:45:24+00:00

“My PIs are super busy and unable to try new things! How can I convince them to try eBinders?”

2016-12-15T14:13:29+00:00

Research protocol complexity is increasing and trial volumes are growing. The result - sites are struggling to take on more with the same team. Physicians and research teams are overwhelmed with cumbersome documentation and oversight requirements spread out across multiple locations. Workload imbalance and audit risk anxiety has led to turnover – exacerbating the problem. [...]

“My PIs are super busy and unable to try new things! How can I convince them to try eBinders?” 2016-12-15T14:13:29+00:00

4 Takeaways from the 4th Annual Embracing Change Conference for Clinical Research

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

The 4th Annual Embracing Change Conference for Clinical Research was a well-produced event from Arizona State University’s Clinical Research Management program. If you did not make it and would like a copy of the Status of Paperless Trials Presentation, send Florence a short email by clicking here.   A substantial portion of the conference revolved [...]

4 Takeaways from the 4th Annual Embracing Change Conference for Clinical Research 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Florence Healthcare Wins DPharm Idol 2016

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Emerging technology company chosen as the most innovative in clinical research at Disruptive Innovations 2016. Atlanta, Ga-  Florence Healthcare, a software platform company focused on improving clinical trial site and sponsor collaboration, won the 2016 DPharm Idol competition in Boston last week. Disruptive Innovations (DPharm) is an annual event that discusses solutions in clinical development, [...]

Florence Healthcare Wins DPharm Idol 2016 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

My clinical trial monitors say they don’t want an electronic binder. What do I do?

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

The transition to electronic clinical trial binders (eBinders or investigator site files) is underway across the clinical research industry.  eBinders provide several advantages for your site. Well-understood benefits include: Improved compliance. Digital binders allow you to easily track and fix compliance issues so that your site is always audit-ready - no paper sticky notes required. [...]

My clinical trial monitors say they don’t want an electronic binder. What do I do? 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Before and After the Cloud — A Day in the Life of a Research Coordinator

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Clinical research coordinators (CRCs) play a crucial role in ensuring the success of research sites. Managing a myriad of responsibilities throughout the day, the CRC is the “heart” of a clinical trial – the champion of the protocol, the guardian of the patients, the taskmaster of the research team. CRCs are charged with ensuring high [...]

Before and After the Cloud — A Day in the Life of a Research Coordinator 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Florence Featured in FierceBiotech

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Florence Healthcare snags cash to switch trial sites from paper to the cloud Florence Healthcare has picked up seed funding to help clinical trial sites switch from paper files to the cloud. The funding positions a team that cut its teeth at AirWatch and Microsoft ($MSFT) to build on its early successes, such as agreements [...]

Florence Featured in FierceBiotech 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Defining eSource for Clinical Trials: Three Practical Categories

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

When discussing eSource there is as much detail to explore as any other segment of clinical trial operations. But from small biotechs to top 20 pharma, the starting point for discussions is more simple: how do we define eSource? After numerous deployments of eBinders and eBinders eSource, we've come to understand that eSource is three things. First, let's set [...]

Defining eSource for Clinical Trials: Three Practical Categories 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

Leading Prostate Cancer Research Organization Partners with Florence

2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

PCCTC Collaborates with Florence Healthcare to Enhance Regulatory Document Management Capabilities ATLANTA, GA and NEW YORK, June 10, 2016 – Florence Healthcare, developer of the innovative trial site-focused electronic trial site and master file (eTMF) platform, eBinder Suite™, and the Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium (PCCTC), the nation’s leading multicenter clinical research organization specializing in [...]

Leading Prostate Cancer Research Organization Partners with Florence 2017-06-11T17:36:51+00:00

eSource and eCTD Guidance & Eliminating Shadow Charts: Is Now the Time?

2016-06-23T10:57:29+00:00

Shadow charts develop for various reasons in clinical research as discussed in a prior post on shadow charts.  They emerge at trial sites because of disparate IT systems: for example an EHR record may be printed onto paper for editing, redacting and signing before being rescanned into a study portal. The remaining stub is a [...]

eSource and eCTD Guidance & Eliminating Shadow Charts: Is Now the Time? 2016-06-23T10:57:29+00:00