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South Korea

NECA H-SIGHT - Horizon Scanning Center for Innovative Global Health Technology (H-SIGHT)

Contact: Chaemin Shin

Website: http://neca.re.kr/eng/
Address: Namsan Square 7th Floor, 173 Toegye-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea,
EAA Host Organisation

National Evidence-based Healthcare Collaborating Agency (NECA)

Purpose

The purpose of NECA H-SIGHT's activities are to identify, filter and prioritize new and emerging health technologies; to assess or predict their impact on health, costs, society and the national healthcare system; and to inform the activity's outcome to decision makers, industries, healthcare professionals, purchasers, reimbursement agencies, patients and patient organisations. 

Main Source Of Funding

The source of funding is 100% public (non-profit) by the Korean government (Ministry of Health and Welfare) 

Types Of Technologies

pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical procedures, and national level health care programs or services

Main Customers

Decision makers, industries, healthcare professional purchasers, reimbursement agencies, patients and patient organisations

Main Output Language

Korean and English