Health Economics and Outcome Research

Health Economics and Outcome Research

Health economics and outcomes research (HEOR) activities comprise of Pharmacoeconomics (PE) research and health technology assessment (HTA) activities. Health economics (HE) is applied to analyze the economic aspects of health and healthcare, with focus on the costs and consequences of healthcare interventions. PE, a sub-discipline of HE, provides a comparative value assessment between two pharmaceutical…

Why is Healthcare Regulation so Complex?

Healthcare systems are driven by regulations which ensure patient’s access to safe, effective, and high-quality products. Regulations are basically rules which are framed by the government or the regulatory authority of the respective region so that risk associated with public health is under scanner. Regulations help in improving the quality and affordability of healthcare. These…