NIBRT Support the Future of Healthcare Campaign in Independent

We’re supporting the Future of Healthcare Campaign from @Mediaplanet with an article from NIBRT Digitalisation Manager Mohamed Noor. Learn more about what healthcare will look like in Ireland’s future and the latest developments in reform from key thought leaders online at and in today’s Irish Independent.

Mohamed Noor, Digitalisation Manager, NIBRT

With the world becoming highly digitalised, we must close the enlarging gap between the younger workforce used to a smartphone-based lifestyle and a paper-based work environment in biopharma manufacturing.

The ability to retain the existing workforce while minimising headcounts is critical as talent becomes scarcer and new products are launched. Although considered more flexible, paper records limit the growth of organisations. More employees are also working remotely and manufacturing operations are becoming more globalised, which means slower access to data stored on paper.

On the other hand, the deployment of monolithic electronic manufacturing software creates bottlenecks in updates and feature enhancements. To compromise, paper on glass may help with an organisational transformation into digitalised manufacturing in a non-disruptive way.

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