IQWiG also comments on general topics, for example, draft laws or scientific methods. You can find the comments issued by the Institute and joint comments written in cooperation with other institutions on this page.
Comments (in chronological order):
- Comment by IQWiG on the draft bill of the Federal Ministry of Health for a regulation on the procedural principles for the assessment of examination and treatment methods in outpatient health care services reimbursed by statutory health insurance and in hospitals (Regulation on the Procedure for the Assessment of Methods - MBVerfV)(German version) 2020-06-03
- IQWiG comment on the draft bill of the Federal Ministry of Health for a regulation on the procedure and requirements for testing the eligibility for reimbursement of digital health applications in statutory health insurance (Digitale-Gesundheitsanwendungen-Verordnung, DiGAV [Digital Health Applications Regulation])(German Version) 2020-02-17
Comment on the public hearing of the German Bundestag’s Committee on Health “Better guarantee of safety, efficacy and health benefit of medical devices”, Bundestag printed paper 17/8920, and “More safety for medical devices”, Bundestag printed paper 17/9932 (German version)
barrier-free version of comment (German version)