News from the EMPATHiE Network

a) David Somekh, representing EHFF and the EMPATHiE network was co-opted with two other independent experts to join a subgroup of the SANCO Expert Panel on Effective Ways of Investing in Health: this subgroup has the mandate to give an expert opinion on the Future EU Agenda on quality of care with special emphasis on…

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Partnership Agreement signed with EFPC

On 03.04.14 a one-year renewable partnership agreement was signed between EHFF and the European Forum for Primary Care (http://www.euprimarycare.org) represented by Prof Jan de Maeseneer. This year EFPC’s annual conference in Barcelona, Sept.1/2 will be titled ‘The Future of Primary Care in Europe V’

10 Innovations in Dutch Healthcare

Elaborated by : D.J.M. van der Lee Question: As part of my work for Evy , I was requested to deliver a report of ten innovations. Method: During the period from week 38 (Sept. 16) to week 51 (Dec 16), I daily scanned two Dutch newspapers, De Volkskrant and Trouw, for healthcare innovations. When I…

EHFF 2014 work plan under construction

  Three strategy group meetings were held during December 2013, in Southampton Brussels and Dublin. The themes were ‘activating the network’, positioning EHFF in the EU and innovation in education. The outputs  have been collated, were submitted to the Board at the meeting of March 16 and will be published as the Annual Work plan shortly.…