Public consultation on the preliminary opinion on Definition primary care with emphasis on financing systems and referral systems.

The European Commission and the Expert Panel on Effective Ways of Investing in Health (EXPH) have launched a public consultation on the preliminary opinion on the ‘Definition of a frame of reference in relation to primary care with a special emphasis on financing systems and referral systems’. Deadline: 11 May 2014

Our chairman, Prof Jan De Maeseneer did a number of interviews with EFPC members and connected individuals during the 2013 Istanbul conference to provide their view on Primary Care in general, developments in the European context and the role EFPC can/should play. Please check the video (13 min) and learn from your colleagues' contributions.

14th International Conference on Integrated Care, Brussels, April 2-4 2014
The International Foundation of Integrated Care (IFIC) is delighted to present the 14th International Conference on Integrated Care “Taking integrated care forward: people, policy and practice".

The European Forum for Primary Care will be present at three different high-level meetings in Brussels organised by WHO Europe, International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) and DG Sanco of the European Commission. In all meetings we have secured a very prominent position with as well the presence of EFPC president Prof Jan De Maeseneer and coordinator Diederik Aarendonk. Also other EFPC members will make sure Primary Care will be mentioned as often as needed.

Prof Jan De Maeseneer will be part of the expert panel who will discuss the roles of the stakeholders within Coordinated/Integrated Health Services Delivery (CIHSD)

A Pre-Conference workshop (2 April) during the International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) conference on the topic "Inter-professional working and the development of collaborative practice" will be chaired by the EFPC coordinator Diederik Aarendonk with contributions of Prof Jan De Maeseneer and EFPC members like Antoni Peris from CASAP Barcelona

Including an EFPC booth on the second day and Prof Jan De Maeseneer, EFPC president who will be the chair of workshop 3 on “Effective frameworks for the prevention and management of major chronic diseases” on day one.

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