News & Events

Check back here for regular news updates, event information and press releases.

News

Aug 2020

‘Advice on Health Technologies’ bulletin published

The bulletin lists advice and guidance published by us and other health technology assessment (HTA) agencies across the UK and Europe from late April to late July 2020.

News

Jul 2020

Case study: INAHTA HTA database testing

We responded to a call from INAHTA and joined an expert advisory group to provide high-level advice on the features of a new version of database.

News

INAHTA launch new international database

The database contains nearly 17,000 records of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) reports from over 120 different producers around the world.

News

Jul 2020

Health Technology Wales and Life Sciences Hub Wales pledge strategic collaboration

Both organisations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support technology development and adoption to maximise health benefits for the people of Wales.

COVID-19

Jul 2020

SBRI announce new open call for funding innovation

The SBRI Centre of Excellence is excited to announce a new open call for funding innovation, in conjunction with Welsh Government, Public Health Wales, NHS Wales and Cardiff Capital Region.

COVID-19

Jul 2020

Health Technology Wales to resume Appraisal Panel meetings and Guidance process

As health and care systems start to return to normal activities, Health Technology Wales (HTW) will resume our Appraisal Panel meetings and the publication of new national Guidance.

Case Study

Jul 2020

Case study: Hydrogen peroxide vapour to reprocess single-use PPE

Our researchers have produced multiple, high-level evidence-based reports for COVID-19 health technologies, known as Topic Exploration Reports (TERs). One of these TERs looked at using hydrogen peroxide vapour to reprocess and decontaminate single-use personal protective equipment (PPE).

Case Study

Jun 2020

WATCH: How is Health Technology Wales making a difference? Stakeholders have their say

We spoke to five of our stakeholders to see what they thought of Health Technology Wales and our work to improve the quality of care in Wales.

Case Study

Jun 2020

Case study: Convalescent plasma therapy

We produced a Topic Exploration Report (TER) on convalescent plasma therapy for people with COVID-19, which aimed to assess the current level of evidence and highlight ongoing evidence generation.