About us

HCD was created out of an alliance with University of Chester, charities and health service sectors in reponse to the ever-growing demand for economic analysis within healthcare and specifically the need for health economics and business intelligence within the public and third sectors.

Through these partnerships, HCD provides a unique insight and perspective, focusing our analyses on what matters to patients as well as decision-makers, all undertaken with academic rigour, independence and credibility.

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Our Process

We have created core partnerships with University of Chester and leading patient charities that underpin our approach.

Higher education

Academia has a leading role to play in providing an independent, credible evidence-base as well as evaluating current and new ways of delivering healthcare.

Charities

Our partnerships with patient charities ensure that any analyses we undertake reflect the day-to-day realities of living with a particular condition.

Data

We apply primary or secondary real world data sources depending on research needs and questions. From ethically reviewed burden of illness studies and bespoke service primary data, to secondary sourced disease registries and episode statistics.

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Latest News

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November 2019

Valuable news resource for researchers in Gaucher disease

The International Gaucher Alliance (IGA) publishes a regular monthly newsletter. In the November 2019 edition reports are filed from all parts of the IGA organisation, including established and emerging National members of the Gaucher community such as Belgium, Albania, Pakistan and the United States.
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