CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS
PRESENTATION OF THE IRDES
Irdes is an independent health economic research institute funded mainly by the National Health Insurance Fund (Cnamts) and by public research grants. Irdes is committed to research for public benefit and to facilitating evidence-based decision-making to promote an efficient health system which ensures solidarity, equity and good quality health care.
Irdes's primary mission is to provide high quality independent research and reliable information for guiding national health policy. Its multidisciplinary team covers a wide range of research questions, monitors and analyses health policies, health care providers and consumers. Irdes also produces health-data (Ecosanté) and conducts periodic surveys on health, healthcare utilisation and health insurance.
Some of the most referred Irdes publications and data are:
All Irdes publications are freely available online. They are disseminated through two main lines of communication: press releases sent to a large public including main stakeholders in health and health insurance sector, researchers, students, major government agencies, etc. and a monthly electronic newsletter sent to more than 16,000 adherents promoting mainly ongoing research activities and publications at Irdes. Furthermore, Documentation center produces a quarterly bibliographic bulletin presenting a selection of recent literature (including gray literature) on major health themes (primary care, health insurance, provider payment, etc.).
February 22nd, 2016