Electronic Medical Record-Embedded Clinical Decision Support System for Opioid Prescribing Shows Mixed Outcomes

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced today the publication of new research showing mixed clinical results of an electronic medical record-embedded clinical decision support system for opioid prescribing.

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ISPOR-FDA Summit 2020 Will Focus on the Use of Patient-Preference Information in Medical Devices

ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, announced that it will be holding a joint ISPOR-FDA Summit, “Using Patient-Preference Information in Medical Device Regulatory Decisions: Benefit-Risk and Beyond,” on March 31, 2020 in Silver Spring, MD, USA.

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ISPOR Publishes 2020 Top 10 Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) Trends Report

ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research (HEOR), announced the publication of its 2020 Top 10 HEOR Trends report. In the report, the Society has identified the top 10 HEOR trends that will shape the field and influence healthcare over 2020 and the near future.

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How Addressing Inefficiency in Health Systems Could Spur Innovation and Provide Real Value to Patients

ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research—explored the issue of wasted healthcare spending and how to improve health system efficiencies in the session, “How Can We Create Headroom for High-Value Care By Increasing Efficiency in Health Systems?.”

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New Research Confirms the Importance of Collecting Country-Specific Cost Data in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced today the publication of an analysis showing that direct medical costs are the major cost driver of Alzheimer’s disease care in Thailand, a finding distinct from other countries across the world.

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Systematic Collection of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Breast Cancer Care Has a Promising Impact on Patients, Providers, and Care Processes

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced the publication of new research showing that systematic collection of patient-reported outcome measures in breast cancer care has a promising impact on patients, providers, and care processes/systems.

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Expert Analysis: Healthcare Value Assessment Frameworks Have Advanced, But Wholesale Adoption Still Not Wise

Value in Health, the official journal of ISPOR, announced the publication of an analysis showing that while value assessment frameworks are moving closer to meeting the challenge of accurately measuring value and informing healthcare decisions, more progress is needed before widespread adoption and use.

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ISPOR Latin America 2019 Announces Program Focused on Data and Value in Healthcare

ISPOR—the professional society for health economics and outcomes research—announced plenary sessions and speakers for ISPOR Latin America 2019, “Data and Value in Healthcare: 2020 and Beyond,” that will be held on 12-14 September 2019 in Bogotá, Colombia.

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