Pathways to reimbursement for medical devices

The Ecker + Ecker interdisciplinary team provides consulting on all aspects of the market access and reimbursement of medical devices.

Reimbursement strategy

  • Evidence synopsis (e.g. guidelines, reviews)
  • Gap analysis
  • Preparation of budget impact models
  • Development of a market access concept

Support in application for the testing of a new method

  • Search for evidence
  • Evaluation of the evidence available for assessment of the potential
  • Development of a study design for the testing
  • Preparation of application for consultation (SGB V, § 137e, para. 8)
  • Application as per SGB V, § 137e, para. 7
  • Development of presentation for and guidance in hearing procedure

Guidance in methods assessment

  • Analysis of ongoing assessment procedures (SGB V, § 135, para. 1, § 137c and § 137h)
  • Preparation of application for consultation (SGB V, § 137h, para. 6)
  • Compilation of scientific information for the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)
  • Development of presentation for and guidance in hearing procedure

Support in application for status of prescription medical devices

  • Search for evidence
  • Evaluation of the evidence available
  • Application (§ 27 Arzneimittel-Richtlinie (pharmaceutical prescription guideline)) for the inclusion of a medical device in Appendix V of the pharmaceutical prescription guideline

Mapping in the remuneration catalogue

  • Presentation in chapter 3.5 of the AMNOG module template
  • OPS- / ICD application
  • NUB- / DRG application

 

 

Please contact

 
 
 
 
Dr. Thomas Ecker
Tel. +49 (40) 41 33 081-10
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