AHVAP Foundational Pillars

AHVAP is built upon the following four foundational pillars:

  • Governance and Structure
  • Healthcare Value Analysis Methodology
  • Professionalism and Business Ethics
  • Finance

High Level Elements of Each Pillar:

  • Governance and Structure:
  • Designing an evidence-based healthcare value analysis model
  • Project management in healthcare value analysis 
  • Communication and collaboration 
  • Healthcare Value Analysis Methodology:
  • Identification
  • Gathering information 
  • Analysis 
  • Implementation
  • Monitoring 
  • Professionalism and Business Ethics:
  • Adhering to organization compliance guidelines
  • Defining key legal and ethical considerations 
  • Developing supplier relationship strategies 
  • Complying with disclosure and confidentiality policies 
  • Serving as a resource to internal and external customers 
  • Finance:
  • Value analysis definition
  • Integrating financial principles into value analysis 
  • Goal setting
  • Finance definitions 
  • Integrating financial strategy into value analysis 
  • Metrics for the value analysis program 
  • Monitor effectiveness of a value analysis program 
  • Gap analysis 
  • Coordinating with stakeholders
  • Performing cost analysis 
  • Understanding contract principles with respect to the value analysis process 


Want to learn more about our pillars? Take a look at our CVAHP Handbook for more information.