The European Commission supports the EU countries in their evidence based policy making through its cycle of knowledge on health “The state of health in the EU”, a two-year initiative that provides policy makers, interest groups, and health practitioners with factual, comparative data and insights into health and health systems in EU countries.
The cycle is undertaken by the European Commission in cooperation with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, consisting in four main stages:
Last 28th November the European Commission published the reports that depict the profile of health systems in 30 countries. Country Health Profiles are being issued with the Companion Report that draws key conclusions from the Profiles and shows some of the biggest trends in the transformation of the healthcare systems on:
Find all the information on The State of Health at the EC website!