We see AxxiTRIALS, with its unique abilities to build a “closed community” among trial sites, to be an innovative solution to one of the biggest problems facing global trials – timely and efficient communication between Sponsor, CRO and the trial sites.
New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2012
AxxiemWebSolutions, a leading provider of digital solutions for the life sciences, today announced that Beardsworth, a full-service contract research organization, has selected its Clinical Trials Portal solution, AxxiTRIALS, for enhanced site communications in support of their “Investigator Express” program.
“This addition of AxxiTRIALSs provides important leverage to our BNet Trial Management System, by offering improved communications to the community of sites participating in a trial” said Michael O’Brien, Beardsworth President & CEO. “We see AxxiTRIALS, with its unique abilities to build a “closed community” among trial sites, to be an innovative solution to one of the biggest challenges facing global trials – timely and efficient communication between Sponsor, CRO and the Investigative Site.”
“The enhanced communication pathways will provide our CRAs and Project Managers faster access to the sites and will offer a faster methodology to process Start up regulatory packages. The ability to provide a secured E-signature (CoSign) platform will compress valuable time and expense in the collection and tracking of regulatory documents, alone,” states Evette Riegel, RN, Beardsworth Sr. Director Clinical Operations.
AxxiTRIALS will be integrated into Beardsworth’s Investigator Express program and will be a cornerstone of the investigator communication platform.
“We are delighted to be working with Beardsworth and their clients,” said Susan MH Lewenz, Axxiem’s President & CEO. “AxxiTRIALS is designed to fill an important need that companies have in improving communications between their trial operations teams and the investigators/coordinators at clinical sites. Our Community Portal empowers users by providing a simple and secure way to efficiently distribute, sign, and track time-sensitive documents. Additionally, training materials, including embedded videos, are “at the ready” for users around the world, with the additional ability to share ideas and best practices via our Forum and Live Chat features. Our goal is to build a sense of community among the trial sponsor and clinical trial coordinators. AxxiTRIALS is also designed to implement quickly and integrate seamlessly with existing systems, like Beardsworth’s “BNet” Clinical Trial Management System.”
Beardsworth Consulting Group, Inc. (http://www.beardsworth.com) is a full‐service CRO whose service
offerings span all stages of drug development and clinical trial management. With a command of the complex trial, Beardsworth’s niche expertise focuses on oncology/supportive care and vaccine therapeutics. Beardsworth brings 25+ years of experience, expertise and commitment to provide clinical trial solutions for results, on time, and within budget.
Headquartered in Flemington, New Jersey, Beardsworth provides global reach that is local in connection. Beardsworth is the founding partner of OncologyOne® – an alliance of top regional CROs providing full service business and research strategies for global oncology trials. Beardsworth is a federal CCR registrant and designated Small Business.
About AxxiemWebSolutions and AxxiTRIALS
For over eight years, Axxiem has been designing and building custom web solutions for a broad range of pharmaceutical and biotech clients, including Eli Lilly, Regeneron, Aldagen, The Medicines Company, Pfenex and Transparencyls.com.
Seizing the opportunity to better serve our customers, Axxiem built AxxiTRIALS with direct input from existing customers and end users who wanted a system to improve communications between their clinical operations staff and trial sites. The result is a web-based, fully customizable global portal, designed to save the clinical trial sponsor time and valuable resources as well as to engage, motivate and better inform investigators. AxxiTRIALS provides a secure and simple way to distribute and track time-sensitive documents and training materials, to share patient recruitment metrics, and to build a sense of a community among sponsor staff, global clinical investigators, and other outside resources involved in the trial.