Industry Groups Challenge Readiness of ICER’s Value Framework

Healthcare is all about making decisions. Who to treat? When to treat? How to treat? How long to treat? How much to spend to treat? The list goes on and on. Fortunately, great strides have been made in healthcare decision… Continue Reading

The New Decision Analysis Guidance from ISPOR: How it is Like HouseHunters

‘Multiple criteria decision analysis’ is a crummy name for a great concept (aren’t all big decisions analyzed using multiple criteria?). MCDA means assessing alternatives while simultaneously considering several objectives. It’s a useful way to look at difficult healthcare choices. But… Continue Reading

WHEN 1+1=3: HOW ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS AND CLAIMS CAN BE USED SYNERGISTICALLY

Sponsored blog posting by DaVita Clinical Research. 1. Combining Drug Development with Real-World Data Analytics DaVita Clinical Research® (DCR®), a specialty full-service contract research organization, recently merged with HealthCare Partners Clinical Research to further expand its clinical research and data… Continue Reading