Healthcare

One of the Formpipe products is a powerful and highly adaptable Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platform used in many business areas to improve efficiency and ensure quality assurance of information management. Aiming to enter the healthcare market, the client engaged Sigma Software quality managers to bring its Quality Management System (QMS) into compliance with Healthcare industry standards.
AstraZeneca uses System Integration Platform built on top of WebSphere MQ server to unite a number of corporate systems. The platform serves as a key repository for company information providing rich functionality for storage, maintenance, collaboration, and search for AZ employees in different locations. First two versions of Systems Integration Platform were built in-house. Further development was outsourced to Sigma Software.
The patient recruitment system is intended for centralized patient database management and analysis to determine the patients suitable and available for clinical studies for AstraZeneca researches. The goal of the project was to systematize and enhance the process of COPD patients’ information gathering and recruiting for studies. This brings significant business benefits, since AstraZeneca is able to speed up clinical studies and be more efficient on the market. The system is a centrally hosted web application serving several clinics in Europe and providing analysis interfaces to AstraZeneca personnel.