Health First Europe is a non-profit, non-commercial alliance of patients, healthcare workers, academics and healthcare experts and the medical technology industry. We aim to ensure that equitable access to modern, innovative and reliable medical technology and healthcare is regarded as a vital investment in the future of Europe. We call for truly patient-centred healthcare and believe that every European citizen should benefit from the best medical treatments available.




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#Patientsafety is the cornerstone of high-quality #healthcare. Paljon kiitoksia @spietikainen for being one of our most dedicated MEP supporters to enhance best practices promoting good #health standards in Europe 👉 Onnea for the #EP2019!

Very interesting #antibiotic checklist used in UK #pharmacies as part of the #AntibioticGuardian campaign. #Patients fill out the first 2 (green) pages, #pharmacists check the criteria on (red) p.3-4 #KeepAntibioticsWorking #AMR #EAAD Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

6 priorities to reduce #AMR: 💊New antibiotics & improve current ones. 👩‍⚕️Diagnostics > improve antibiotic use. 🕵️‍♀️Surveillance > understand AMR in a #OneHealth scenario. 🚫Prevent AMR transmission. 🌍Environment role in AMR. 😷Prevent & control infection.… Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

We work together to protect you 🇪🇺. From health to environment and safety, we connect and support ordinary heroes and resources from across Europe to keep you and your family safe. Find out more about our local heroes and their stories → #EUprotects Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

#patientsafety should be an EU top priority. Najlepša hvala @lojzepeterle for being so involved in the cause calling for truly patient-centred health care and for being one of the signers of our #Declaration4PatientSafety 👉 Veliko sreče for the #EP2019!

Safety for all EU citizens needs to be a top priority for the next @healthparl Agradecemos @JoseFariaMEP for your contribution to health, Sepsis prevention & big support to #Declaration4PatientSafety 👉 Muita sorte for the #EP2019!…

Register now to #IPIC2019 this November in Madrid, Spain. Join #primaryimmunodeficiencies specialists to discuss novel #PIDdiagnostics, management of complex PID cases, regional clinical priorities and gene therapy developments See you soon! Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

The countdown is nearly over, let’s reflect on all the achievements of the #EU - investment to increase #breastcancer survival rates by 18%, role model in the fight of #AMR, leader for #innovation & much more! Choose carefully our future! #ThisTimeImVoting

#patientsafety & #qualityofcare are 🗝️issues to address in the next legislative mandate. Grazie mille to @NicolaCaputo for being one of our most dedicated MEP supporters to the cause and signer of #Declaration4PatientSafety 👉 Buona fortuna at the #EP2019


EVENT SUMMARY: City-Labs Talk Series - A greener health: how to foster environmental sustainability in healthcare

City-Labs Talk SeriesEvent summary /  Thursday, 23 May 2019

The City-Labs Talk Series meeting “A greener health: how to foster environmental sustainability in health care” took place on May 14th, 2019. The aim was to discuss to what extent healthcare systems could reduce their environmental footprint, without affecting delivery and quality of care.

NEWS: Health First Europe welcomes ISTH and ETHA as new members!

New HFE Member /  Monday, 6 May 2019

HFE is delighted to welcome the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH and The European Thrombosis and Haemostasis Alliance (ETHA) as new members!

EVENT SUMMARY - Personalised Medicine and the Big Data Challenge

Event summary /  Thursday, 25 April 2019

Personalised medicine become a key topic in EU health debate, with its goal of giving the right treatment to the right patient at the right time. On 27-28 March 2018, the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine & Bulgaria Alliance for Person and Personalised Medicine organised the conference "Personalised Medicine and the Big Data Challenge".

MEP supporters


Jill Evans

Greens/EFA, United Kingdom

Nathalie Griesbeck

ALDE, France