ACRPtv—Spotlight On… HIPAA is Not Your Enemy

In this February 24 conversation, medical records privacy expert Bakin reminds us that HIPAA was invented to promote responsible sharing of medical information. He discusses ways to ensure compliance while leveraging HIPAA to conduct more efficient clinical trials.

Salary Frustrations Fuel CRA Turnover Rates

Contract research organizations (CROs) continue to struggle with high clinical research associate (CRA) turnover levels, according to a new study by BDO. “Turnover levels for CRAs in the U.S. have been persistently high in recent years,” the study found. While the turnover rate in the U.S. dipped to 24.3% in 2019 compared to 29.4% […]

Technology Key to Nimble Trial Pivots During COVID-19

Since COVID-19 hit the world hard last year, efficiency-driven “technology in clinical trials has gone from [being] a ‘nice to have’ to a ‘need to have’” feature for study stakeholders, says D’Anna Siegle, senior product marketing manager with Florence Healthcare. While Siegle and others are still sifting through the data and reports to see how […]