Global medtech unifies clinical documents, processes, and payments
for greater efficiency and visibility across studies
PLEASANTON, CA — Aug. 31, 2021 — Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) today announced that B. Braun SE (B. Braun), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of medical technology and pharmaceutical products, has selected Veeva Vault Clinical Operations Suite to modernize study management and payments to partner sites. With Veeva MedTech industry expertise and leading clinical applications, B. Braun will have the technology foundation to streamline studies across Europe, the Americas, and Asia. The improvements in efficiency and study oversight will enable the company to conduct more trials faster.
“Clinical trials are a fundamental prerequisite for improving people’s health, and we have been working on this at B. Braun for more than 180 years. From 2014 to 2020, the number of studies for our products nearly doubled, and we expect that this trend will continue,” said Prof. Dr. Alexander Schachtrupp, chief medical officer corporate at B. Braun. “To keep up with our growth, we needed a connected infrastructure that provides visibility across all of our businesses and trials and allows us to conduct studies in an internationally standardized manner. Partnering with Veeva MedTech supports us in our strategy of utilizing new technologies and improving internal processes and structures with the help of digital excellence.”
B. Braun is streamlining its clinical landscape by bringing together technically diverse processes for one global source of clinical information. The company will use Veeva Vault CTMS to simplify study management, Veeva Vault eTMF to ensure inspection readiness, and Veeva Vault Payments to reduce administrative burden related to payment processes. These solutions empower B. Braun with company-wide trial visibility and control and EU MDR compliance support.
“B. Braun is making significant contributions to improve global healthcare through its growing portfolio of products,” said Jim Diefenbach, general manager, Veeva MedTech. “The adoption of Veeva Vault Clinical Operations Suite is the first step in our partnership supporting their digital transformation, and we’re committed to helping them evolve systems and processes so they can focus on driving innovation.”
Veeva MedTech provides unified suites of cloud applications, including the Vault Clinical, Vault Quality, Vault Regulatory, Vault Medical, and Vault Commercial Content Management suites, for medtech companies to speed the total product lifecycle from ideation to obsolescence.
Hear B. Braun’s Dr. Schachtrupp discuss the future of medtech studies, watch Veeva MedTech Clinical Forum on demand to learn more.
About B. Braun
B. Braun is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of medical technology and pharmaceutical products, as well as a provider of medical services. Over 64,000 B. Braun employees in 64 countries share their expertise with colleagues and customers every day. The innovations this creates helps to improve processes in hospitals and medical practices and increase safety for patients, doctors, and nursing staff. In 2020, the Group generated € 7.4 billion in sales.
About Veeva Systems
Veeva is the global leader in cloud software for the life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva serves more than 1,000 customers, ranging from the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. As a Public Benefit Corporation, Veeva is committed to balancing the interests of all stakeholders, including customers, employees, shareholders, and the industries it serves. For more information, visit veeva.com.
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