HEDS is part of the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We undertake research, teaching, training and consultancy on all aspects of health related decision science, with a particular emphasis on health economics, HTA and evidence synthesis.

Thursday, 13 April 2017

New NICE documentation

The fast track and budget impact threshold changes are now in operation.  The documentation relating to these changes are now on the NICE website, including:
  • Joint consultation document
  • NICE Board paper
  • Consultation analysis
  • Procedure for varying the funding requirement to take account of net budget impact
  • Assessing resource impact process manual: technology appraisals and highly specialised technologies
  • Fast track appraisal - Addendum to the Guide to the Processes of Technology Appraisal
  • Cost comparison - Addendum to the Guide to the methods of Technology Appraisal
Existing submission templates have also been updated to address the implementation of the changes.

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