National Institute for Health Research Horizon Scanning Research & Intelligence Centre

The National Institute for Health Research Horizon Scanning Research & Intelligence Centre aims to supply timely information to key health policy and decision-makers within the NHS about emerging health technologies that may have a significant impact on patients or the provision of health services in the near future. The scope of the horizon scanning activity includes pharmaceuticals, medical devices and equipment, diagnostic tests and procedures, therapeutic interventions, rehabilitation and therapy, and public health activities.