Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics

  • SF Health Surveys www.optum.com/solutions/life-sciences/answer-research/patient-insights/sf-health-surveys.html
    Provides background information on the SF-36 and also gives free demos of the SF-8, SF-12, and SF-36
  • International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes www.ispor.org
    Website for the ISPOR organization; provides links to other pharmacoeconomic-related sites.
  • International Society for Quality of Life Research www.isoqol.org
    Provides extensive list of links to health-related quality of life research.
  • The Cost Effectiveness Analysis Registry www.hsph.harvard.edu/cearegistry/
    Website from Harvard School of Public Health. Provides information on cost-effectiveness analysis.
  • Harvard Center for Risk Analysis www.hsph.harvard.edu/hcra
    In the section "Economic Evaluation of Medical Technology" there is a cost-utility database and tables of life expectancy gains from medical interventions.
  • Academy of Health Services Research and Health Policy: Academy Health www.academyhealth.org
    National policy center for US
  • Society for Medical Decision Making www.smdm.org
    Provides good references and related links. Need to be a member to access certain portions of sites. Has a cost-effectiveness analysis resource list of web-sites.
  • HealthEconomics.com www.healtheconomics.com
    Provides various links for health related databases
  • Medical Outcomes Trust www.outcomes-trust.org/about.htm
    Site for ordering various outcome measurement tools
  • Evidence-Based Medicine Working Group www.ebm.med.ualberta.ca
    A printable worksheet for healthcare professionals on analyzing an outcomes study
  • National Committee for Quality Assurance www.ncqa.org
    Site which can provide report cards on various health plans. Also can order HEDIS data.
  • P&T Community www.ptcommunity.com
    Provides headline news, formulary kits, managed care pharmacy trends. Must register for user name and password.
  • Formulary Watch www.formularywatch.com
    Access to pharmacoeconomic articles and headline news published in Formulary Watch regarding practical pharmacoeconomics.
  • Managed Care Digest www.managedcaredigest.com
    Detailed statistical information on various healthcare markets. Site supported by Aventis.
  • CDC Health-related Quality of Life www.cdc.gov/hrqol
    Information on health-related quality of life measures
  • PedsQL www.pedsql.org
    A quality of life assessment tool for pediatrics
  • MAPI Research Trust mapi-trust.org
    International health outcomes organization with expertise in linguistic and cultural validation of health status questionnaires.
2019-02