„Innovations in tumors of men genitourinary system treatment – evaluation of access in Poland”
- 22 April 2013
Ks. Trojdena 4 Street, Warsaw
About the conference
On 22nd of April in Warsaw there was an educational Seminar titled: „Innovations in tumors of men genitourinary system treatment – evaluation of access in Poland”.
The primary target of the Seminar was pointing out the barriers in Poland in access to medical technologies used in men genitourinary system treatment and discussion about ways to improve this condition.
The event was dedicated as well to representatives of the Ministry of Health, the National Health Fund, the Health Technology Assessment Organization, insurance companies, local governments, central councils, media and representatives of patients organizations, brand organizations and academics.
We encourage you to find more information in lectures given during the Seminar:
Joanna Krzywkowska – Custom chemotherapy – How to make the best decision under the relevant legislation? Procedure of payer decision-making process based of the Lower Silesian Regional Branch of the National Health Fund.
Marcin Hetnał – Radiation therapy of tumors of the men urinary system – availability in Poland
Zbigniew Jabłonowski – Problems in diagnostics and treatment of men bladder cancer in Poland
Karolina Skóra – Limits of the QUALY and sense of utilitarian approach in assessing the technology used in the terminal stages
Krzysztof Łanda – Sense of value evaluation in relation to break-even in oncology
Paulina Kieszkowska-Knapik – Reimbursement Act – implications for patients with tumors of the genitourinary system
Michael Jachimowicz – Indications of registration, custom cancer therapy, and the criteria for inclusion in treatment/drug programs in Poland
Cezary Pruszko – Risk sharing agreements – the range of law possibilities, and the practice in oncology in Poland
Tadeusz Włodarczyk – Presentation on the Tadeusz Koszarowski Association of Men with Prostate Diseases “GLADIATOR”
Activity of the Watch Health Care Foundation; monitoring of management performance of guaranteed benefits basket in Poland
Discussion focused on opportunities to improve access to services used in the treatment of the men genitourinary cancers.