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Factors for consideration

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/annual-review/2014/factors-for-consideration/

Factors for consideration The Factors for Consideration – biggest change to PHARMAC’s decision-making in 21 years PHARMAC is embarking on one of the biggest changes in its 21-year history – changes to the way it makes decisions. This includes decisions about which medicines and medical devices will be...

Factors for Consideration

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/medicines/how-medicines-are-funded/factors-for-consideration/

Factors Need To work out what the level of 'need' is we consider the impact of the disease, condition or illness on the person, their family or whānau, wider society, and the broader New Zealand health system. Health benefit Health benefit is about the potential health gain from the medicine or medical...

Factors for consideration

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/2016/factors/

Factors for consideration After meetings across the country to discuss what’s relevant when assessing pharmaceuticals, in 2016 we changed the way we make decisions; the most significant change to PHARMAC’s decision-making in 23 years. Building off what we previously used – decision criteria – our review...

Factors for Consideration are coming

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/2015/factors-for-consideration/

Factors for Consideration are coming Foundation work continued towards adopting a new way of making funding decisions – the Factors for Consideration. In late 2014 we announced the current nine Decision Criteria, which have served us well for 22 years, will be replaced by Factors for Consideration. ...

cultural-factors-in-medicine-taking.pdf

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/assets/cultural-factors-in-medicine-taking.pdf

Description Cultural Factors in Medicine Taking Referenced from Extracted from PDF of scanned articles supplied by Pharmac (29284321.pdf ) Pat Ngata and Eru Pomare. New Ethicals June, 1992. Cultural Factors in Medicine Taking A Māori Perspective The 1988 Hauora report on Māori Standards of Health by...

Questions and answers about the Factors for Consideration

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/medicines/how-medicines-are-funded/factors-for-consideration/questions-and-answers/

Questions and answers about the Factors for Consideration What are the Factors for Consideration all about? PHARMAC is responsible for making decisions on the funding of medicines, vaccines and medical devices. The Factors for Consideration guide this decision-making, and help PHARMAC to achieve its...

How the Factors for Consideration affect Named Patient Pharmaceutical Assessment (NPPA)

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/tools-resources/forms/exceptional-circumstances/nppa-with-factors/

How the Factors for Consideration affect Named Patient Pharmaceutical Assessment (NPPA) Who can make a NPPA application? Only authorised prescribers may submit NPPA applications, within their scope of practice. Only District Health Board (DHB) clinicians may submit Rapid Assessment NPPA applications...

Decision Criteria review

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/operating-policies-and-procedures/decision-criteria-consultation

consulted widely across New Zealand as part of this review. The outcome of this review was a change to the way PHARMAC makes funding decisions, with new Factors for Consideration replacing the Decision Criteria. Introducing the Factors for Consideration The Factors for Consideration replace the Decision Criteria...

PHARMAC's engagement - an external view

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/2015/chairs-review/pharmacs-engagement-an-external-view/

PHARMAC's engagement - an external view Development of the Factors for Consideration reflects a sea change in how PHARMAC engages with its stakeholders, says Kate Russell For consultation to be meaningful, it has to be authentic. That’s something PHARMAC does well and one of the positive changes I’ve...

Making funding decisions

https://www.pharmac.govt.nz/about/your-guide-to-pharmac/factsheet-04-making-funding-decisions/

some way and at some time, affected by the funding decisions we make. To ensure our decisions are as fair and robust as possible we currently use the Factors for Consideration, along with expert clinical advice. We analyse clinical, economic and commercial issues, and seek the views of users and the wider...