New Insight Report on The Compelling Case for Better Screening and Secondary Prevention in Europe
New Insight Report on The Compelling Case for Better Screening and Secondary Prevention in Europe
Increasing adherence to CAUTI guidelines: Recommendations from existing evidence
Increasing adherence to CAUTI guidelines: Recommendations from existing evidence
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Health First Europe is a non-profit, non-commercial alliance of patients, healthcare workers, academics, healthcare experts and the medical technology industry. We are joining forces to transform health care through innovative solutions. Since we believe that every European citizen should benefit from the best medical treatments available, we aim to ensure that equitable access to modern, innovative and reliable health care solutions is seen as a vital investment in the future of Europe.

Our alliance was born in 2004 thanks to commitment of our co-Patrons and our members to build truly patient-centred healthcare systems in Europe.

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Join our #AMS course to learn what patients and families can do to prevent the spread of antimicrobial resistance Patients can also be good stewards of antibiotics, please use them wisely, we need them for generations 2come @IAPOvoice, @AcademyPatient, @eupatients, @HealthFirstEU twitter.com/AcademyPatient… Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

Don't forget to apply for the 2nd wave of #EU4Health action grants!⚕️ The grants will fund projects in 1⃣3⃣ topics including: 🔵#HealthData 🔵#HealthyLifestyles 🔵#Infections 🔵#MentalHealth 🔵#Cancer 🔵#Genomics and more... 📌Deadline: 25 January 2022 hadea.ec.europa.eu/news/second-wa… pic.twitter.com/YArARyInCO Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

New #Council conclusions approved by EU ministers aim to strengthen the European Health Union, giving a clear reference to #AntimicrobialResistance. We look forward to stepping up policy actions to #KeepAntibioticsWorking across 🇪🇺 and beyond. consilium.europa.eu/en/meetings/ep…

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#AntimicrobialResistance a “slow pandemic” looms. In the heat of the battle against #COVID19 hospital doctors made extensive use of #antibiotics. Now that the disease is better understood, experts say that things should be done differently 👉 bit.ly/3pcJSNf pic.twitter.com/jbE79oS5dt Retweeted by Health First Europe 🇪🇺

#Antimicrobialresistance and healthcare-associated #infections are among the biggest global #publichealth challenges of our time. These infections cause morbidity and mortality. Education and awareness are key! ✍️Fill in the AMR Patient Group's survey surveymonkey.com/r/6CZQYGB pic.twitter.com/52y9z91PSA

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A community-based survey of the general public’s knowledge, behaviour and awareness related to antimicrobial resistance

News /  Wednesday, 17 November 2021

The European AMR Patient Group invites you to fill in the pan-European survey to assess the level of knowledge and awareness of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and health-associated infections (HAIs) among 5 European countries, namely Italy, France, Germany, Spain and the UK.

PRESS RELEASE: Health First Europe launches a trailblazing Insight Report on Better Screening and Secondary Prevention in Europe

NewsPress release /  Friday, 17 September 2021

For World Patient Safety Day, Health First Europe (HFE) today published a comprehensive Insight Report entitled The Compelling Case for Better Screening and Patient Safety in Europe: The Example of Five Common Diseases on five disease areas that affect millions of European citizens each year and how the European Union could and should do a better job for its citizens. The report focuses on breast cancer, type 2 Diabetes, healthcare-associated infections (HAIs), heart failure and severe combined immune deficiencies (SCID).

EDITORIAL: European AMR Patient Group Scales up Education and Outreach on Antimicrobial Resistance

EditorialNews /  Friday, 17 September 2021

Patient safety is an essential metric when it comes to building resilient public healthcare systems both at the European and global level. It is also indispensable in the provision of health care in all settings including hospitals and long-term care facilities.

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