Timings are approximate. For a full description of the process see the:
We receive a notification via Health Tech Connect.
We check eligibility criteria and compile a topic briefing. It includes information about:
- advice from experts and patients/carers
- benefits to patients and the NHS.
We decide whether to select the technology for guidance or advice and which programme should develop it.
Decision information sent to companies
If your technology is selected for development for guidance or advice we will tell you which programme, and give you a start date for development.
If your technology is not selected for development we will send you feedback and
advisehow you can re-submit at a later date.