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…


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 ( 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…