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The Global Health Economics and Reimbursement Team are experts on establishing reimbursement for, and demonstrating the economic value of, Abbott technologies. We work in every stage of product life – from product development to medical coding and payment. Our goal is to ensure worldwide patient access to life improving technologies through economic evidence, medical policy and provider reimbursement.

Cardiac Rhythm Management

NICE Technology Appraisal of implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronisation therapy for arrhythmias and heart failure.
ICDs and CRTs are recommended as a treatment options. The guidance defines the patient groups.

Heart Failure

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on insertion and use of implantable pulmonary artery pressure monitors in chronic heart failure.
These recommendations include special arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in the procedure of insertion and use of implantable pulmonary artery pressure monitors in chronic heart failure.

Structural Heart

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on percutaneous mitral valve leaflet repair for mitral regurgitation.
These recommendations include standard arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in the procedure of percutaneous mitral valve leaflet repair for mitral regurgitation.

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on percutaneous occlusion of the left atrial appendage in non-valvular atrial fibrillation for the prevention of thromboembolism.
These recommendations include normal arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in the procedure of percutaneous occlusion of the left atrial appendage in non-valvular atrial fibrillation for the prevention of thromboembolism.

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale to prevent recurrent cerebral embolic events.
These recommendations include normal arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in the procedure of percutaneous closure of patent foramen ovale to prevent recurrent cerebral embolic events.

Commissioning Policies

Vascular

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT).
These recommendations include special arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in OCT use.

NICE Interventional Procedures Guidance on percutaneous insertion of a temporary heart pump for left ventricular haemodynamic support in high-risk percutaneous coronary interventions.
These recommendations include special arrangements for clinical governance, consent and audit or research in the procedure of percutaneous insertion of a temporary heart pump for left ventricular haemodynamic support in high-risk percutaneous coronary interventions.

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