EUREGHA’s Statement on COVID-19

EUREGHA’s Statement on COVID-19

We cannot say loudly enough that the health, well-being and safety of all our citizens should be our highest priority and this sometimes requires difficult decisions. Given the developments of COVID-19, it is with deep regret we announce that EUREGHA will take...

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NAT Commission meeting on Cross-border Healthcare

NAT Commission meeting on Cross-border Healthcare

During the NAT Commission meeting on 5 March, Julia Winkler, the team leader of the Health across Initiative /Lower Austria participated in a discussion on cross-border healthcare. Rapporteur Karsten Uno Pederson (DK/PES) organized the meeting to exchange views on the...

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World Obesity Day

World Obesity Day

On 4 March it is World Obesity Day. The obesity prevalence continues to rise at alarming rates across the EU and it is time to reassess views and approaches to prevent, diagnose, treat and manage the disease and its complications. The current European Commission takes...

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Puglia (IT) is now officially a member of EUREGHA

Puglia (IT) is now officially a member of EUREGHA

It is a pleasure to officially announce that Agenzia Regionale per la Salute ed il Sociale – Regional Agency for Health and Social Care of Puglia (AReSS Puglia) has joined EUREGHA and is now a full member of our network. We are looking forward to combining our efforts...

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EUREGHA part of the eHealth Stakeholder Group 2020-2022

EUREGHA part of the eHealth Stakeholder Group 2020-2022

It is a pleasure to announce that EUREGHA was chosen as a new member organisation of the eHealth Stakeholder Group. EUREGHA will support the European Commission in developments of actions for the digital transformation of health and care in the European Union. The...

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Romania begins its first Council presidency

Romania begins its first Council presidency

  On January 1st 2019, Romania took over for the first time the Presidency of the Council of the European Union. As the holder of the Presidency, Romania will contribute significantly to the political process of the Council for the next six months. The new “trio...

EUREGHA Annual Conference 2017 on Cross-border Cooperation in Health

EUREGHA Annual Conference 2017 on Cross-border Cooperation in Health

The EUREGHA Annual Conference 2017 “Exploring regional cross-border cooperation in health: Current practices and future outlooks” took place on 6 December at the Welsh Government EU Office in Brussels.MEP Lukas Mandl (EPP/AU), gave an opening key note speech,...

Enabling cross-border cooperation: EU’s initiatives on e-health

The European Commission launched on 2 July 2008 two initiatives to improve the safety and quality of care to people who require medical assistance while travelling or living abroad, namely: a Recommendation on cross-border interoperability of electronic health record...

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CoR Interregional Group on Health and Wellbeing Meeting on eHealth

CoR Interregional Group on Health and Wellbeing Meeting on eHealth

Thursday 8 December 8h00 – 9h00Room JDE 63, Committee of the RegionsInterpretation available in ES/IT/ENMinutesWelcome and approval of agendaThe Chair, Birgitta Sacrédeus welcomed participants to the last meeting of the year. She informed attendees about the...

New Health and Consumer Programmes

On 9 November, the European Commission adopted proposals for the new Health for Growth and Consumer Programmes. The two programmes aim to foster a Europe of healthy, active, informed and empowered citizens, who can contribute to economic growth.

EU Parliament takes a stand on the patients’ rights directive

MEPs on 19 January 2011 approved a new EU law setting out patients' rights to seek medical care in another EU country. The legislation clarifies the rules for reimbursement, including when advance authorisation may be required.The new rules clarify that EU citizens...

The European Commission launches its work programme 2010

The European Commission has recently published its work programme 2010, which highlights four main strands:Tackling the economic crisis and sustaining Europe's social market economyBuilding a citizens' agenda which puts people at the heart of European actionDeveloping...

Harnessing ICT to improve healthcare

The European Commission has unveiled a strategy to put Europe at the forefront when it comes to the development of smart internet-powered infrastructures. It calls on Europe's governments and its ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) sector to take...

The Commission launches its Annual Policy Strategy

The Commission has presented its Annual Policy Strategy which paves the way for establishing a policy agenda for 2010. While ensuring the continuity of the institution’s strategic planning system, the Annual Policy Strategy takes account of the fact that a new...

The Commission tables the pharmaceutical package

The EU has been losing ground in pharmaceutical innovation. European patients still suffer from inequalities in the availability of information about medicines, whilst counterfeits are on the rise. To address these challenges, the Commission has tabled a package,...

The Commission launches a new EU drug action plan (2009-2012)

The Council adopted on the 8th December an EU drugs action plan (2009-2012), which had been presented by the Commission in September 2008. The new action plan demonstrates the convergence of European policies on drugs, based as they are on facts rather than on...

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