Pátek, 30. září, 2022

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International Panel

Health ministers, chief stakeholders and experts discuss the economics of prevention today, just prior the meeting of EU health ministers under Czech Presidency

The Europe´s Beating Cancer Plan, vaccination advocacy or population-based preventive interventions – all these is to be discussed today in Prague by chief stakeholders...

The Czech Republic is a credible state in the terms of access to medicines, says Yann Le Cam, EURORDIS Chief Executive Officer

The European Commission will soon present its revision of legislation on rare disease and pediatric medicines, which regulate the system of incentives and rewards...

We must seize this opportunity, says EFPIA Director General Nathalie Moll

After twenty years, the European Union is going to rewrite significantly its rules of its pharmaceutical market. It is generally agreed that revision is...

Despite FDA’s aggressive efforts, there continues to be an army of people pushing harmful misinformation, says Janet Woodcock

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is one of the most respected regulatory authorities in the world. Owing to its strict evidence-based approach,...

Summary of Presentations Given at the International Panel on the Economics of Prevention of 22 July 2021

Summary of presentations given at the international panel of the Permanent Conference on Czech Healthcare, held in Prague on 22 July 2021 by Zdravotnický...

Primary Prevention Is Not Only About Healthcare But Also a Society-Wide Matter. There Are Economic Benefits, Says National Institute of Health Director Macková

Although data has proven that preventive measures are cost effective, the money designated for health promotion and health literacy in the Czech Republic has...

The Range of Contributions from Prevention Funds Is Wide But Their Benefits on Health May Be Doubtful, Says Head of the Association of Outpatient...

Today, health insurance companies offer a whole range of contributions as part of their prevention funds: from those for physical activities to vaccinations to...

Mental Health Literacy Is Low in the Czech Republic and Many Are Unaware of Their Serious Illness, Says NIMH Director Winkler

During the covid-19 pandemic, mental health in the Czech Republic has increased threefold and anxieties twofold. Hand in hand with this, the number of people...

Prescription Restrictions are Not Based on Cost-Effectiveness, Says General Practitioner Zdeněk Hamouz

General practitioners play a key role in prevention. They are the ones who should identify first risk signs, such as high blood pressure, blood...

Prevention Funds Should Be No Tool to Lure Clients. Prevention Programmes Have to Be Evidence-Based, Says Deputy Director Duškov

Although prevention is the focal point of population’s health, prevention funds of health insurance companies represent only a fraction of the finances meant for...

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