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The CNIL guidelines for the processing of personal data in the healthcare sector: Compliance with the GDPR and French legislation

The CNIL (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés, the French data protection authority) has published guidelines for healthcare organisations on the processing of personal data. The guidelines outline the criteria that these organisations must meet in order to obtain valid consent from individuals for the processing of their data. They also specify the information […]

Ways to reduce the influence of promotional activities on health products

The French National Authority for Health (HAS) has recently published a press release on possible ways to reduce the influence of promotional activities on health products. The meeting between health professionals and industry representatives for the promotion of health products is regulated in various ways around the world. In order to establish a state of […]

Universal Medica Group is very excited to announce the launch of its brand new website!

Universal Medica Group’s mission is to provide innovative, high value-added advice, solutions and services to patients, healthcare professionals and healthcare companies. Over the past 20 years, Universal Medica Group’s expert team of physicians, pharmacists and scientists, combined with its innovative operational and technological capabilities, has supported pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies throughout the product life […]

Universal Medica Group acquires Zebra Santé

UNIVERSAL MEDICA Group has taken a new step in its development with the acquisition of ZEBRA Santé, an expert in pharmacist communication. This acquisition is part of the group’s «Horizon 2025» strategic plan and meets the needs of the transforming healthcare sector. Through this acquisition, UNIVERSAL MEDICA Group offers a real synergy of activities to […]

Universal Medica Gender Equality index for the year 2021

In compliance with the provisions of Avenir law (5 September 2018) on freedom of choice in professional career places, Universal Medica publishes its gender equality index for the year 2021. This law aims to eliminate the pay gap between women and men in France. In 2021, Universal Medica’s gender equality score increased to 95 from […]

A 88/100 Gender Equality Index at Universal Medica For 2020

At Universal Medica, we are committed to gender equality at workplace. We have implemented robust actions to ensure true equality between men and women and absence of any discrimination within a company. The gender equality index is calculated within framework of the 5 September 2018 law on freedom of choice in professional careers places. The […]

Universal Medica Group supports the Movember movement for Men’s Health

The month of November is dedicated to moustaches and men’s health with the Movember movement. All Universal Medica Group employees have mobilised to support this event, which raises funds for research into men’s health issues. In France, prostate cancer is the most common, affecting more than 50,000 men a year and causing around 8,000 deaths. […]