FDA reform: it’s time to act, but not as an independent agency

19 March 2019 - In a rare exercise in bipartisan leadership, former FDA commissioners of both political parties called, in ...

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Women with advanced breast cancer ask health select committee for PHARMAC review

13 March 2019 - Ten women today spoke one after the other, telling a committee of MPs how desperately they ...

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Outcomes and impacts of 10 year HTA implementation in Taiwan

28 February 2019 - In 2007, Taiwan began conducting health technology assessments to support the National Health Insurance Administration in ...

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After 16 reviews we know how to fix health care, experts say

28 February 2019 - After 16 national reviews in 35 years, the road map for improving the health care system ...

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Details of Doug Ford government’s health care overhaul, including new super agency, coming Tuesday

26 February 2019 - The Ontario government will announce its long-rumoured overhaul of the province’s health care system on Tuesday, ...

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Procedural update on submission of Type I variations to EMA in March, April and May 2019

26 February 2019 - EMA is encouraging marketing authorisation holders intending to submit Brexit-related Type IA and Type IB variations ...

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PHARMAC to review its practices following criticism of breast cancer drug funding

13 February 2019 - The government's drug-buying agency has announced it has begun an internal review following a petition and ...

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How procurement judges the value of medical technologies: a review of health care tenders

8 February 2019 - Procurement's important role in healthcare decision making has encouraged criticism and calls for greater collaboration with health ...

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ICER to assess whether the most significant prescription drug price increases are supported by new clinical evidence

17 January 2019 - Public comments on draft protocol will be accepted through 13 February 2019. ...

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2018 in a nutshell: new edition with facts and graphics from the IQWiG

9 January 2019 - The focus of the 33-page brochure is information, overviews and charts on "Health Technology Assessment (HTA) ...

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PBAC - 2018 in review

7 January 2019 - The PBAC considered 195 submissions in 2018; 173 were considered by the PBAC in 2017. ...

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Calls for PHARMAC review after funds made available to offset wage settlements

24 October 2018 - A request that the government's drug-buying agency be reviewed has opposition support with claims money is ...

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Ethics in health technology assessment: a systematic review

9 October 2018 - Integration of ethics into health technology assessment remains challenging for HTA practitioners.  ...

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Revised process for ultra-orphan medicines

8 October 2018 - Following the Scottish Government's announcement around a new pathway in June 2018, a new approach to the ...

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TGA annual performance statistics report: July 2017 to June 2018

27 September 2018 - The statistics contained within this report cover the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018, ...

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