Institute of Health Economics (IHE)

Alternate name: 
Institute of Health Economics (IHE)
World area: 
America, North

The Institute of Health Economics (IHE) is a not-for-profit organization with key competencies in:

  • Health economics
  • Health technology assessment
  • Decision analytic modeling, and
  • Dissemination of findings from research 

Core objectives 

  • Support decision making in health policy and practice with evidence from research in health economics and health technology assessment.
  • Assess the medical, economic, social, and ethical implications of both established and new health practices, procedures, and technologies.
  • Facilitate discussions and partnerships among government, academia, industry and healthcare providers to address important issues in health care.
References on the country: 

Journal Article

Web Article

Canada - GHO Country statistics. Vol 2014. Geneva: World Health Organisation (WHO); 2014. Abstract
Canada - OECD Countries. Vol 2014. Paris: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD); 2014.


Marchildon GP. Canada: Health system review. Vol 15 (1). Sagan A, Thomson S, editors. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe; 2013. Abstract