### Recent Submissions

• #### STEP into UHC - Developing the health technology assessment unit of the Philippines - STEP - as an integral ingredient of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) ﻿

Published 2019-06-01
The concept of cost-effectiveness as main criteria for procurement of new technologies was embedded in Filipino policy back in 2003, but with no clear implementing rules. The need for an objective decision-making process ...
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• #### The science that dares not speak its name ﻿

Published 2018-10-17
Technology assessment, broadly defined as the evaluation and monitoring of relative effectiveness and cost in health care delivery, began with Archie Cochrane's Effectiveness and Efficiency: Random Reflections on Health Services
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• #### Public Health in this Brave New World ﻿

Published 2017-08-09
Our world has changed dramatically since the 1950s. The pace of change has been so rapid that the last 6 decades have been dubbed as “The Great Acceleration”. This Great Acceleration will continue to dash forward but in a ...
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• #### Setting fundable priorities for universal healthcare coverage: global concept, local applications ﻿

Published 2017-03-10
Between 20-40% of the $7.1 trillion spent annually on healthcare is wasted (1). Development assistance for health makes up less than 1% of this (~$36bn) (2) – and if global health gains are to be made –as codified in the ...
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• #### Health Policy in East Asia: Responding to Demographic and Epidemiologic Transition ﻿

Published 2014-11-06
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