To provide technical guidance on the optimal use of health technologies in the pursuit of Universal Health Care in the Philippines


An institution that champions evidence-informed policies and decisions that will enable Filipinos to access quality, effective, and affordable health technologies.

Core values

      • Fairness
      • Inclusiveness
      • Efficiency
      • Evidence-based
      • Scientific rigor
      • Transparency
      • Accountability


To institutionalize and implement HTA as a fair and transparent priority setting mechanism in the achievement of Universal Health Care by:

      • Upholding good governance in the implementation of HTA ensuring adherence to set standards
      • Producing timely, evidence-based health technology assessment reports that are responsive to the needs of healthcare policymakers and providers
      • Creating a conducive ecosystem for HTA collaboration locally and internationally
      • Ensuring an inclusive and effective engagement with all stakeholders