This online on-demand seminar gives a comprehensive understanding of the hospital reimbursement landscape for medical devices in Greece. Provided in the form of the presentation in Acrobat PDF
Market access for medical devices in Greece mainly includes coverage of services in the health benefit catalog (EKPY) and purchase by individual hospitals.
DRG system was established in 2011 (based on the foreign DRG system adopted to Greek settings), but merely changing. It is not possible to work with update of the procedural classification and DRG system in Greece, as it is static. At the moment, Greek authorities are working on implementation of the newest DRG system, based on the German DRG system.
We offer a seminar on critical elements of the hospital reimbursement system for medical devices in Greece that can guide your decision-making about the introduction of novel technologies into this market.
Key stakeholders are reviewed, including payers, decision-makers, technical support and decision-influencers
Historical and current development of the DRG system in Greece, procedural classification, add-on reimbursement
The role of EOPYY with the development of the health benefit catalog (EKPY), coverage of services, which are not included into the benefit catalog
Some topics are not specifically covered in this seminar: reimbursement model in out-patient settings, reimbursement for medical aids (devices for home use) and in-vitro diagnostic tests, funding of capital equipment.
The introductory presentation also does not include details of reimbursement application processes.
Topics that are not covered in this seminar will be included in future courses. You can subscribe to our newsletter and inform us about your particular interests at the main page of the Market Access Academy.
At the moment, you can only access the educational material as the full presentation of the seminar in Acrobat PDF
June 2022: Update of the overview of Greek hospital reimbursement system (updated the description of current status of implementation of the new Greek DRG (Gr-DRG) system, introduced slides that describe the process of obtaining reimbursement in Greece (with examples))