EMA’s IDMP is not the pinnacle of data-based product/regulatory information management. It is simply the first in what will be a long line of digital requirements to emerge globally, across all facets of life sciences. This article reviews best practices for companies looking to maximize the ROI of their data-driven process transformation initiatives by making them more broadly fit for the future.
Data integration is doing much to enhance regulatory information management. Life sciences companies are increasingly discovering useful interdependencies between data, documents and RIM processes. The next step is to put this data to work to improve efficiency.