Implementation of hospital-based technology assessment

University HealthSystem Consortium
Record ID 32000008209
Authors' objectives:

Examines the definition and philosophy of technology assessment, as well as the importance of implementing technology assessment at the institutional level. An evaluation of survey data, visits to UHC member sites, and a review of technology assessment practices used in other health care networks serve as a framework for health care institutions interested in developing a technology assessment process that best fits their needs.

Authors' methods: Overview
Project Status: Completed
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Year Published: 1996
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Hospitals
  • Technology Assessment, Biomedical
Organisation Name: University HealthSystem Consortium
Contact Address: University HealthSystem Consortium, 2001 Spring Rd., Suite 700, Oak Brook, IL 60523 USA. Tel: 630-954-1700, Fax: 630/954-4730
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Copyright: University HealthSystem Consortium
This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA or other HTA producer. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database.