Fandom

The IT Law Wiki

Health Technology Assessment

32,564pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Definition Edit

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) is a multidisciplinary field that addresses the health impacts of technology, considering its specific healthcare context as well as available alternatives. Contextual factors addressed by HTA include economic, organizational, social, and ethical impacts. The scope and methods of HTA may be adapted to respond to the policy needs of a particular health system.

Overview Edit

In health systems throughout the world, HTA plays an essential role in supporting decision-making about access to technology, its diffusion, and innovation.

Source Edit

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.