Category Archives: quality management

Automated SOPs and a Training Management System: The Yin and Yang of Quality Management

Together - SOPs and Training Management

Generally, one plus one equals two, but from our experience with our customers, sometimes it can add up to a lot more. Investing in an automated system for managing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) is often one of the first steps growing pharma companies make as they start to build an electronic Quality Management System. That

The Key Quality Metrics You Need to Track in Your Pharma Business

Quality Metrics

The goal of quality management in pharma is to ensure that products are manufactured and tested consistently according to the regulations and guidelines set by the regulatory authorities. A quality management system with robust reporting of quality metrics helps pharma companies track and manage quality processes to ensure they are compliant.   But what kind

Did You Say You’re Using an ERP System for Quality Management?

ERP is not a QMS

The first time I heard someone say they were considering using their ERP platform as their quality management system (QMS), I was pretty sure I had misheard them. However, by the third time I heard it, I realized my hearing was fine. I think it’s important to talk about this because leveraging an ERP platform

Transforming Quality Management in Pharma: The Seven Core QMS Processes

QMS core processes

In the highly regulated pharmaceutical industry, effective quality management is crucial for ensuring that products meet safety and efficacy requirements. The right combination of processes, procedures, and policies helps pharma companies manage and improve product quality from development to distribution. However, quality initiatives can fail to deliver results if, as is often the case, quality

Meet My New Superhero: The Quality Manager

Quality Manager - Super Hero

I recently met with a Scigeniq customer – I will call her Tara – and she made a profound impression on me. She personified everything I find so amazing about the people who manage quality in pharma companies. Tara is the quality manager for a pharma company. So, of course, she is responsible for designing,

A Transformative Opportunity Awaits the MENA Pharma Industry: Are You Ready?

MENA Pharma

Last week a very impressive group of Pharma industry leaders gathered in Jordan to talk about “Digital Transformation” and the state of manufacturing and quality systems. At this remarkable event, sponsored by Scigeniq, a very clear thesis emerged.  In essence, the shared belief among the speakers and participants is that Pharma companies in the Middle