Prostheses List - Key dates for August 2017

Page last updated: 16 December 2016

Information provided in this circular is no longer current, please refer PHI Circular 03/17

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This circular provides information for stakeholders on the critical dates for submitting applications to list prostheses on the August 2017 Prostheses List.

These dates are correct at the time of publishing this circular, and any change will be advised.

Clinical Advisory Groups (CAGs)

The Clinical Advisory Groups (CAGs) of the PLAC meet four times a year, twice before each Prostheses List, to consider applications and to provide expert clinical advice to the PLAC.

Meeting dates for applications to list a product on the Prostheses List are outlined in the following table.

The closing dates for new applications to be considered by all CAGs are 13 January 2017 and 7 April 2017.
Note the closing date for applications considered by the Panel of Clinical Experts, as advised in PHI 75/16 is 5 May 2017.

August 2017 Prostheses List

CAGs
Closing Date
Date of 1st meeting
Closing Date
Date of 2nd meeting
Hip
13 January 2017
10 March 2017
7 April 2017
26 May 2017
Knee
13 January 2017
11 March 2017
7 April 2017
27 May 2017
Spinal
13 January 2017
24 February 2017
7 April 2017
19 May 2017
Specialist Orthopaedic
13 January 2017
3 March 2017
7 April 2017
2 June 2017
Ophthalmic
13 January 2017
27 February 2017
7 April 2017
5 June 2017
Urogenital
13 January 2017
21 April 2017
7 April 2017
16 June 2017
Cardiothoracic
13 January 2017
21 April 2017
7 April 2017
16 June 2017
Cardiac
13 January 2017
22 April 2017
7 April 2017
17 June 2017
Vascular
13 January 2017
3 April 2017
7 April 2017
26 June 2017
Panel
5 May 2017
No meeting dates