Market Access

In order for a medicinal product to be reimbursed by the health insurance providers in Switzerland, the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (BAG) requires proof of the efficacy, appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of the medicinal product for marketing approval. We provide our expertise for this purpose.

Frequently required services

  • Strategic consultation

    Strategic consultation

    Benefit from our experience to quickly achieve reimbursement for your medicinal products:

    • Definition of the adequate price strategy (foreign price comparison, therapeutic cross-comparison)
    • Review and, if necessary, optimisation of the current pricing strategy
    • Negotiations with the authorities (Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (BAG))
  • Operational support

    Operational support

    We would be happy to support you in the areas of:

    • Literature searches for the relevant decision criteria, including evaluation
    • Documentation of the effectiveness, appropriateness and economic viability
    • Drafting of applications for health insurance reimbursement
    • Review of acceptance criteria every three years or after patent expiry

Your contact

Any questions?
I would be delighted to answer them.

Elizabeth Heitzer
Head of Quality Services
+41 44 787 70 20
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