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Table 2 Processes for priority setting discussions

From: Priority setting in health care: Lessons from the experiences of eight countries

Country Government officials included Health professionals included Public/lay representatives included Government commission
Denmark NO YES YES YES
Israel YES YES YES YES‡
Netherlands NO YES NO YES
New Zealand NO YES NO† YES‡
Norway YES YES YES* YES
Sweden NO§ YES YES§ YES
UK NO YES YES NO
Oregon (US) YES YES YES YES
  1. *patient representatives.
  2. † indirectly, through public meetings and surveys.
  3. ‡ regular review process.
  4. §included members of parliament