Do you have Oversight of Your Affiliates?

From April 2015 – March 2016, the largest proportion of critical findings from MHRA PV inspectors was in relation to the supervision of the pharmacovigilance system, representing 28% of all critical findings identified including:

  • Lack of clarity on roles and responsibilities
  • Lack of oversight for delegated activities
  • Lack of process harmonization (e.g. intake / submission)
  • Inaccurate PSMF not giving current status of the system
  • Failure to provide complete and accurate information to national competent authorities
  • No QPPV access to global safety database
  • Lack of system integration

Navitas Life Sciences Provides an Integrated Approach Leading to Impactful Results

  • Affiliate Risk Management: Standardized questionnaires covering all PV Areas to quickly determine areas of greatest risk exposure
  • Operations and Capacity: Capacity / Capability Assessment to derive productivity, cost and utilization levels
  • Modeling Affiliate Governance: Assessment of fit of current affiliate operating model to support the business’s strategic direction
  • Dashboarding: To ensure ongoing visibility of key performance indicators allowing surfacing issues to be promptly addressed


  • Heat map visualizing local/ regional risks in Affiliates as well as systemic risks across PV functions
  • Charts and graphics informing management of productivity levels, resourcing patterns and areas for improvement
  • Holistic solution to address gaps in the global operating framework and approaches to strengthen the relationship between global and local entities including third parties such as Distributors and License Partners
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  • Affiliate Performance Insight & comparative performance
  • Proactive risk management
  • Streamlining of worldwide PV Operations
  • Identification of resource model fit
  • Tailored governance framework
  • Active monitoring of risk and resource metrics

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