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FSP vs. Full Outsourcing: Today’s Model for Today’s Challenges

Functional service provider (FSP) partnerships have gained popularity in recent years because of their potential to increase efficiency and flexibility in outsourcing without compromising quality. Well-defined services within the scope of a clinical trial project or program, such as Biostatistics, SAS Programming, and Data Management, are good candidates for FSP outsourcing. By outsourcing individual functional services, client companies gain freedom and are able to retain more control than they likely have in a traditional preferred provider relationship or when outsourcing an entire study.
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