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Beginner Level
Approx. 13 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Medical Technology Assessment in the Current Health Care Financing and Regulatory Environment

3 hours to complete
11 videos (Total 77 min)
11 videos
1.1.2 About Your Instructor, Eric Barrette!1m
1.2.1 Introduction to the medical technology clients6m
1.2.2 The unique need for medical technology assessment6m
1.2.3 How do new technologies impact health care expenditures?6m
1.3.1 The new technology regulatory environment8m
1.3.2 Pharmaceuticals Regulation9m
1.3.3 Medical Device Regulation6m
1.4.1 Government vs. Private Payers14m
1.4.2 Inpatient Hospital Payments6m
1.4.3 Prescription Drug Payments6m
4 practice exercises
Relevant Stakeholders and Incentives30m
New Medical Technologies Approval30m
New Medical Technologies Reimbursement30m
Medical Technology Assessment Environment30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Clinical Trials and Insurance Claims Data

3 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 67 min)
9 videos
2.1.2 The Role of Randomization6m
2.1.3 Blinded Designs7m
2.2.1 Introduction to Administrative Data6m
2.2.2 Elements of Claims Data12m
2.2.3 Sources of Claims Data6m
2.3.1 Bias in Data7m
2.3.2 Combining Trial Data6m
2.3.3 Using Claims Data7m
4 practice exercises
Clinical Trial Design30m
Administrative (claims) data30m
Using Data30m
Clinical Trials and Insurance Claims Data30m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

The Elements of Medical Technology Assessments

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 56 min)
9 videos
3.1.2 CEA vs CUA6m
3.1.3 Resources4m
3.2.1 Introductions to Costs7m
3.2.2 Costing4m
3.2.3 Considerations7m
3.3.1 Benefits6m
3.3.2 Quality Adjusted Life Years (QALYs)5m
3.3.3 Measuring Quality of Life (QoL)5m
3 practice exercises
Medical Technology Assessment Basics30m
Measuring Costs30m
Measuring Effectiveness30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Methodological Approaches and Considerations

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 60 min)
9 videos
4.1.2 Constructing an ICER5m
4.1.3 Interpreting an ICER6m
4.2.1 Baye’s Rule7m
4.2.2 Discounting6m
4.2.3 Decision Models8m
4.3.1 Introduction to Uncertainty6m
4.3.2 Monte Carlo Simulation5m
4.3.3 Markov Models6m
3 practice exercises
Conducting a Cost Effectiveness Analysis30m
Advanced Methodologies30m
Methodological Approaches and Considerations30m

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