During clinical trials it is essential that biostatistics and statistical programming teams operate efficiently to ensure a quality data output in the shortest time possible. Having a number of clinical trials running at any one time can put even the most skilled internal teams under pressure, leading more and more companies to turn to experienced outsourcing partners to keep up the pace.
Outsourcing your clinical data to a clinical research organization (CRO), such as Quanticate, can help to increase the efficiency of your data management, reduce overall trial costs and add an extra layer of objective quality control.
The below case study outlines a specific example of how Quanticate has helped a customer by operating as an extension of its internal clinical team to meet demand for additional programming resource, statistical analysis and medical writing expertise.
One of our clients experienced a substantial demand for additional programming resource and an unpredictable requirement for statistical analysis expertise and medical writing capabilities.
Quanticate’s relationship with the client started with a functional service provider (FSP) agreement in 2011 and the outsourcing of 40 full time equivalents (FTEs). The relationship has gone from strength to strength over the years, with a rapid growth of FTEs to more than 80 in 2018.
Changes in resourcing meant that the company decided to outsource some of its statistical and programming needs as well as its medical writing requirements in order to tackle the following challenges:
Quanticate developed a tailored solution to deliver a flexible and cost-efficient service that effectively met our client’s needs. This included:
The success of this project and the long-term partnership has been characterized by a number of added-value benefits and key results, including: