Includes 1 Hour Windows Media Video File and PowerPoint presentations for immediate download.
The development of an effective reimbursement strategy inclusive of dossiers containing the appropriate supporting peer-reviewed publications is paramount to obtaining a positive coverage decision. Credible scientific publications and journal articles should be used to further communicate the device’s value messages while demonstrating safety and efficacy. A key hurdle for those currently working in medical device reimbursement is determining which stakeholders, including payors and healthcare providers, are actively reviewing these articles and the role in which these publications play in the overall determination process.
- Evidence requirements necessary for adequate coding and coverage
- Publications selection, grades and bias
- Value dossers, supplemental materials and tools
- Support of medical community to secure coverage
Maria Koullick PhD.
Sr. Director of Healthcare Economics
Structural Heart and Vascular Products
St. Jude Medical