ARTICLE | Politics & Policy

NHC publishes roadmap to representative patient engagement

November 20, 2017 10:32 PM UTC

The National Health Council (NHC) has published online guidelines to ensure that patient engagement work conducted to support medical product development reaches the right number and type of patients to represent the intended patient population.

The guidelines, “Tackling Representativeness: a Roadmap and Rubric,” incorporate input gathered from an NHC-led May 8 workshop that included patient groups, life science companies, value-assessment framework developers, payers, research organizations and FDA...