Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust as part of the clinical Network with York University - Multiple Myeloma
Joint working partner(s): Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust as part of the clinical Network York University.
Project name: HMRN database audit on clinical management, resource utilisation and outcome in Multiple Myeloma
Project period: 12 months.
Joint working project summary:
Novartis to work in partnership with the NHS, Haematological Malignancy Research Network (HMRN) and York University to deliver an audit on Multiple Myeloma which will address the data gaps for Multiple Myeloma treatment and service and enable clinicians/the NHS to identify ways to improve care for these specific cohort of patients. The data obtained may also be used to provide realistic health economic inputs for patient demographics, current treatment pathways and outcomes for future HTA submissions for NICE/ SMC/ AWSG appraisals
Expected patient outcomes for this project:
A better understanding of the current management and outcomes for Multiple Myeloma patients will enable clinicians/the NHS to assess and improve Multiple Myeloma patient care. The additional new data enabling realistic HTA submissions can help facilitate patient access to new innovative medicines.
Start date and duration: November 2014 – November 2015 - 12 months