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Reimbursement and evidence generation

The coming into force of the Digital Healthcare Act on 19 December 2019 marked the introduction into the healthcare system of the "app on prescription" for patients. This means that approximately 73 million persons covered by the German statutory health insurance are entitled to use a Medical XR application as a digital healthcare applications (DiGA) prescribed by a physician or psychotherapist and are reimbursed by the health insurance. Prerequisite for the above is that a DiGA must have successfully completed the assessment of the BfArM leading to a listing in a directory of reimbursable digital health applications.

At Shift Medial we will discuss the necessary steps from ideation to successful market launch and why innovation in real-world evidence generation is needed.

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Jan Brönneke

Jan Brönneke

Ex Health Innovation Hub of the Federal Ministry of Health

After interdisciplinary studies of economics (LL.B.) and social law (LL.M.) at the University of Kassel with positions at the Linköpings and the Koç University (Sweden / Turkey), Jan Brönneke decided for further research in the law of SHI. Here he dealt mainly with the CRC 597 with the method evaluation by the G-BA. This was followed by a station as a speaker at the G-BA; In search of new perspectives he came to the interdisciplinary health consultancy Dierks + Company as Legal Manager. Expertise, drive and solution search led him now to the interface perspective of hih.

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