Health economics: evidence resource

Provides a summary of economic evidence underpinning public health interventions.


Health economics evidence resource

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The health economic evidence resource (HEER) tool shows the main cost-effectiveness and return on investment evidence on activities in the public health grant.

Each piece of evidence is summarised across over 20 criteria to provide details on how the results were created and to highlight the inputs and assumptions used in the original studies. This allows users to understand the relevance and apply the evidence to their local setting.

The HEER brings together recent economic evidence from the literature, which is commonly used and has been quality assured by Public Health England.

Published 13 September 2017
Last updated 17 July 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated health economic evidence resource (HEER) document with 3 new interventions.

  2. Added new version of the HEER, with updated evidence.

  3. First published.