Aim and purpose of the ITC

The ITC – Institute TakeCare has been founded in the year 2007 as a scientifically inde-pendent, empirical research institute in Hamburg, Germany. Targeted consulting for a broad-based spectrum of questionings for many clients is provided on the basis of empirical research instruments, the available database and profound expertise in the healthcare market.

Clients of the Institute TakeCare are public organizations, healthcare organizations, payers in the SHI and PHI, care providers in the outpatient and inpatient sector, patient associations as well as companies in the pharmaceutical market, providers of diagnos-tics and medical devices and service providers for these sectors.

The Institute TakeCare consults providers of orphan drugs concerning strategic market access with the SHI and PHI in Germany. Moreover product specific Road Maps to the topics market access, pricing and reimbursement are developed for our clients. By using our NAVIGATOR’s for different product fields as decision support tools, the conception of the specific road maps is supported. Subsequently we can realize the operative modular implementation of the strategic road maps through the Institute TakeCare or with his selective national and international cooperation partners.

Furthermore, the Institute TakeCare develops HealthCare Mappings for specific healthcare sectors, diseases and/or regions. As a first public available component, the NAVIGATOR concerning treatment centers for orphan diseases in Germany is able to give clients a first overview about core themes and healthcare offers of these treatment centers. Moreover clinical experts and institutions with focus on orphan diseases are presented.

The Institute TakeCare wants to contribute to improving the healthcare quality and healthcare transparency and to speed up the diffusion of patient relevant innovations in the healthcare market for the benefit of patients and assured people.

Futher information about the ITC – Institute TakeCare you get here.