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USDM Partners with DocuSign to Help Life Sciences Organizations Go Fully Digital
|By Business Wire
|June 23, 2014 06:00 AM EDT
Inc. (DocuSign®) and USDM
Life Sciences, a leading global regulatory consulting firm in the
life sciences industry, today announced a new partnership to help
organizations automate regulated business processes for dramatic ROI,
increased security and compliance, and faster speed to market. DocuSign
offers the industry’s only 21 CFR Part 11 compliant Digital Transaction
Management (DTM) platform for easily, safely and securely managing
transactions in the cloud, including clinical trials, electronic batch
records, regulatory filings, training, change control, field service
reports, recall notifications, laboratory procedures and more.
“USDM is pleased to have partnered with DocuSign as the global standard
for Digital Transaction Management to expand our Validation Accelerator
Pack (VAP) and Cloud Assurance solution,” says Kim Hutchings, Vice
President of Alliances at USDM Life Sciences. “Our joint solution brings
together USDM’s 10 plus years of VAP experience in the cloud with the
power of DocuSign’s DM platform so our customers have an easy to
implement, easy to validate solution that accelerates speed to market
while meeting critical 21 CFR Part 11 requirements.”
life science companies can easily, safely and securely manage regulated
business processes including clinical trials, electronic batch records,
regulatory filings, training, change control, field service reports,
recall notifications, and laboratory procedures.
“Our partnership with USDM gives life sciences organizations further
confidence to go fully digital with DocuSign as the catalyst for their
digital transformation,” said Neil Hudspith, chief revenue officer,
DocuSign. “Now life sciences companies can manage all aspects of GxP
regulated business processes in the cloud with DocuSign to eliminate
paper to accelerate approval times, reduce errors and cut costs to bring
critical research and treatments to market faster.”
DocuSign delivers transaction security and compliance for organizations
of all sizes, in a wide-ranging number of use cases, with an end-to-end
digital solution that is changing the way life sciences companies do
business. USDM’s integrated solution with DocuSign includes:
Validation Accelerator Pack (VAP) / Qualification Package
Vendor Audit (updated annually)
Validation Maintenance Package (updated as changes are made with new
Test automation options
Subscription based services, providing the ability to maintain
The DocuSign VAP contains validation plans, system requirements,
IQ/OQ/PQ test scripts, a traceability matrix, and a vendor audit report.
The USDM Cloud Assurance offering provides updates to this VAP content
with each DocuSign release, and can be executed by USDM to save time and
USDM and DocuSign will host a complimentary webinar on Thursday, July
17, titled “The Silver Lining in the Cloud: eSignatures and Digital
Transaction Management” to further discuss the DocuSign VAP,
including DocuSign’s Part 11 capabilities, and best practices for life
science companies seeking to digitize business processes. Individuals
may click here
To learn more about USDM please visit http://www.usdm.com/
or call (888) 231-0816 or via email at [email protected].
Companies interested in learning more about DocuSign may visit https://www.docusign.com/solutions/industries/life-sciences/usdm
or contact DocuSign sales at +1 (877) 720-2040 or via email [email protected].
About DocuSign, Inc.
is The Global Standard for Digital Transaction Management™. Global
enterprises, business departments, individual professionals, and
consumers have standardized on DocuSign, with more than 40,000 new users
joining the DocuSign Global Network every day. Today, that network
includes millions of users in 188 countries. DocuSign's DTM platform
supports legally compliant electronic and digital signature processes
tailored to meet requirements globally with localization in 43
languages. Companies and individuals DocuSign to accelerate transaction
times to increase speed to results, reduce costs, increase security and
compliance, and delight customers across nearly every industry – from
financial services, insurance, technology, healthcare, manufacturing,
communications, real estate, retail, and consumer goods to higher
education, non-profit and others – as well as every business department,
including sales, finance, operations, procurement, HR/staffing, legal,
and customer support. DocuSign offers transaction management services
and is the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Official and Exclusive
provider of electronic signature services under the REALTOR Benefits®
Program. For more information, visit www.docusign.com
or call 877.720.2040. Visit the DocuSign blog at www.docusign.com/blog
and follow DocuSign on Twitter,
About USDM Life Sciences:
Life Sciences is a leading global regulatory consulting firm
providing compliance, business intelligence, validation, qualification,
quality auditing and IT services via project
teams and staff
augmentation to our clients in the Medical Device, Biotechnology,
Biologics, Diagnostics and Pharmaceutical industries. USDM has more than
14 years of experience supplying our clients in the life science
industry with compliance services during each phase of their drug and
product development cycle while partnering with best of breed
organizations to help companies simplify, unify and optimize their
business and compliance objectives.
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