Category: Policy

Towards a sustainable workforce in the European region: a framework for action

Joint EUPHA, EHMA and ASPHER Statement at the 67th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe, Budapest, Hungary, 11–14 September 2017 The European Public Health Association (EUPHA), the European Health Management Association (EHMA), and the Association of Schools of

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EHMA Overview on the Estonian EU Presidency

Introduction On 1st July 2017, Estonia assumed for the first time the Presidency of the EU Council. Estonia is the first country of the new EU Presidency ‘trio’, completed by Bulgaria and Austria, the two Member States that will lead the

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EHMA at the WHO Primary Care Advisory Group in Almaty, Kazakstan – June 2017

  EHMA plays a number of roles in supporting its Members and Member Organisations, one of which is the contribution it makes to European health policy and practice through its membership of international bodies such as the European Commission and

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The 2017 EU One Health Action Plan against Antimicrobial Resistance

As requested by the EU Member States in the EPSCO Council Conclusions of June 2016, in June 2017 the European Commission has released a comprehensive EU Action Plan on AMR based on the One Health Approach, a principle that recognises

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The Future of European Health Systems

By Sachi Inoue, EHMA Secretariat  *Download the pdf version* Introduction Prompted by the White Paper on the Future of Europe released by the European Commission and other emerging issues related to healthcare, the future of health systems has become an

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The Patient Empowerment Self-Care Solution

By Nathan Malan 11-04-2017 Introduction Findings in the UK have shown that there are around 57 million GP consultations a year for minor ailments at a total cost to the National Health System (NHS) of £2 billion[i]. These consultations take,

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Vaccine Hesitancy in Europe

By Aurora Mantas Download the PDF Certain diseases have already been eradicated by rigorous vaccination campaigns, while others are hoped to be eliminated soon, such as measles and congenital rubella. 20 different effective and safe vaccines are in use around

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Public Policy Exchange – ‘Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health’ Symposium

Save the date! ‘Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health’ Symposium 12th January 2017 Brussels Public Policy Exchange is pleased to invite a EHMA Member to speak at ‘Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive Health: Towards Improved Standards for Sexual Education in Europe’

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SLOVAK EU PRESIDENCY 2016: Briefing Now Available

The 1st of July saw Slovakia take over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from the Netherlands. Over the next six months, Slovakia will thus chair the meetings of the Council, steering the direction of EU policy

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