Scottish health technologies group

What it does

Provides evidence support and advice to NHS Scotland on the use of new and existing health technologies that are likely to have significant implications for people’s care in Scotland.

What it doesn't do

Scottish health technologies group (SHTG) is not responsible for decisions relating to health technology procurement, or the commissioning of health technologies. However, SHTG evidence support and advice is often used to support these decisions.

Data sharing

Data will not be shared if your technology is not identified as being potentially relevant for inclusion in SHTG evidence support or advice.

If your technology is identified as being potentially relevant for inclusion in SHTG evidence support or advice, we will contact you to let you know and data about your technology may be shared externally. SHTG will conform to company confidentiality agreements.

Response time

Information submitted to HealthTech Connect will be reviewed within 10 working days. You will only be contacted if your technology is identified as being potentially relevant for SHTG.

Further information

Scottish health technologies group website

email: shtg.hcis@nhs.net