How Should a Safe and Effective COVID‑19 Vaccine be Allocated? Health Economists Need to be Ready to Take the Baton

Recently, there have been encouraging commitments around the world to manufacture coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines in anticipation of results from clinical studies. Continue Reading

HEOR Salaries: Big Growth in Certain Sectors. Where Do You Stand?

2017 HEOR & Market Access Salaries show big growth in key areas of Pricing, Market Access, and HEOR-focused Medical Communications. Just-released results from the bi-annual Global Salary Survey for HEOR & Market Access by HealthEconomics.Com show that 2017 median annual base salaries,… Continue Reading

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

Sex Reassignment Surgery For Transgenders: Should It Be Covered By Health Insurance?

People who identify themselves as transgender evolved in their belief of a gender-assignment mistake when they are self-aware of stereotypes involving genders, which can occur as early as the age of three years old. This sense of identity can adversely… Continue Reading