17–18 October 2013, Tallinn, Estonia

The new European policy framework, Health 2020, has reaffirmed the importance of strong health systems to achieve its aim: “to significantly improve the health and well-being of populations, reduce health inequalities, strengthen public health and ensure people-centred health systems that are universal, equitable, sustainable and of high quality”.

Primary Care in Romania

An update on the Primary Care in Romania with clear concerns for example: GP's have a series of restrictions in prescribing drugs, indicating further test and referring patients which make the work of GP’s difficult and are increasing the health care expenditures. Read the full column!

EFPC Istanbul conference, the results!
With 160 delegates from 30 countries the EFPC Istanbul conference, co-organized with TAHEV (Turkish Foundation of Family Medicine), can be called a success! Please find all presentations at the conference webpage and read the full conference summary!