Social values and health priority setting in Germany
Journal of Health, Organisation and Management , 06/01/2012
Kieslich K et al. – The German case of health priority setting highlights some of the challenges involved when introducing centralised HTA structures to a self–governing SHI system. As such, this paper contributes to an understanding of the different forms that HTA can take, what social values they embody and how they can affect health priority setting in different ways.