Objective of the report
HTA Core Model for screening technologies is a document that describes a model for assessing screening technologies. It presents the questions that should be considered when assessing screening programs, and the methods needed to answer these questions. It is the third in a series of Core Model applications, prepared by EUnetHTA, and designed for assessment of different types of health technologies; the previous two are on medical and surgical interventions, and on diagnostic technologies.
The development of this report was conducted as a part of the EUnetHTA Joint Action 1 (2010-2012). It was produced by 68 individuals from 23 HTA agencies in 16 European countries. Responsible organisation and the lead partner of Work Package 4 of EUnetHTA Joint Action 1 was FINOHTA (Finnish office for health technology assessment at THL (The National Institute for Health and Welfare).
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