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Audit Procedural efficiency of health technology assessments - Federal Office of Public Health

Audit number: 19084

Health technology assessments (HTAs) are systematic evaluations and assessments of medical procedures and technologies. HTAs are seen as an important instrument for evidence-based policy advice and transparent decision-making. It enables ineffective, inappropriate and uneconomical products and treatments to be identified and excluded from reimbursement by compulsory health insurance, or at least be restricted.