New members join the Rare Disease Action Forum

    31 Jan, 2017

    In January 2017, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Amicus Therapeutics and Sanofi Genzyme joined the Rare Disease Action Forum (RDAF). With this growth, the Forum now includes eight member companies that are all important contributors in the field of rare diseases. Using a multi-stakeholder approach, the RDAF aims at developing and implementing solutions to improve access to diagnosis and treatment for patients with rare diseases in Switzerland. Press release (PDF): English, German, French, Italian

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    Joint statement on the KVV/OAMal and KLV/OPAS revision

    The RDAF co-signed a joint statement with other stakeholders on the revision of the Health Insurance Ordinance (KVV/OAMal) and Health Benefits Ordinance (KLV/OPAS). The statement highlights the potential negative impacts of the revision, including the following: -...