Health in a New Europe: the view of a new Member States. Zsuzsanna Jakab Secretary of State Ministry of Health, Social and Family Affairs Budapest, HUNGARY. 1st of May 2004. beginning of a new era in Europe
Health in a New Europe: the view of a newMember States
Secretary of State
Ministry of Health, Social and Family Affairs
1st of May 2004
a lot of strengths
a number of weaknesses
What do we Governments expect?
What do we expect in the field of health?
Progress already made
Assets and gaps in public health
Efforts to close public health gaps
EU public health strategy framework 2003-2008
National public health programmefor 10 years in line with it (bring it down to individuals as the effort of the whole society in 2004.)
Gap in public health
technical support: methodology, tools
investment in institution-building and training (EU funds: structural funds for 2004-2006 and 2007-2013 in line with National Development Programme)
Assets and gaps – health services
Efforts to close gaps – health services
In the health system:
Although, most of the health sector issues belong to national competencies, there is a wide scope for Community level actions, co-operation which might essentially contribute to meeting national objectives.