an Economist Intelligence Unit business healthcare
Bazian have a variety of products that are specifically aimed at supporting policy making and prioritising health services. These may include anything from preventative and public health services, screening programmes, diagnostics, community care, drugs, devices, surgery, biotechnology and palliative services.
As with all Bazian products they are based on critical appraisal of high quality evidence. The results are presented not as dry lists and evidence tables, but rather with the level of interpretation required by the client. We are proud of – and guard our independence. We have strict conflicts of interest policies and will not take on work where we cannot be transparent about our methods and any potential conflicts. We have strict quality assurance processes in place and use academically approved methods of evidence synthesis.
As a consequence of our responsiveness, speed, independence and quality, we have been repeatedly called on to provide evidence assessments for controversial, high profile policy decisions (including issues that have been subject to judicial challenge).
Our policy support services are used:
Our policy support services help ensure that the best evidence is used to support blue riband processes for policy making, ensuring that the resulting policies achieve their objectives, and are robust to scrutiny.