28 de gener 2021

Technology assessment effectiveness

 Does the use of health technology assessment have an impact on the utilisation of health care resources? Evidence from two European countries

And the answer is YES.

This study suggests that medicine utilisation does respond to the positive recommendations of HTA bodies.However, if HTA capacity is organised primarily regionally, considerable effort may be required in coordination, to ensure consistent and rigorous assessments and adequate implementation of HTA findings.