Decisions are evidence-based, transparent and accountable. The review process includes assessment of the following by the Committee:
- safety, effectiveness and cost effectiveness
- operational requirements such as cost, capacity, capability and credentialing
- considerations related to access, equity, legal and ethical issues
- review of patient information about the new procedure.
It is important that you speak with your Program Director and Business Manager to discuss your intention of introducing a new technology or clinical practice to Monash Health.
The decision flow chart guides clinicians and their Program Directors on important criteria to consider BEFORE submitting an application to be reviewed by the Technology/Clinical Practice Committee.