Commission’s panel of experts to advise on healthcare reforms

Commission’s panel of experts to advise on healthcare reforms


The European Commission adopted on 6 July a Decision to set up an independent expert panel to come up with a new system of investing in health and making healthcare systems sustainable.

Ageing societies, costly innovation, and rising patients' expectations put pressure on the financial sustainability of European health systems and the welfare state. With the fiscal constraints spawned by the financial crisis and the consequent austerity plans, a number of European countries started c...


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