Health 10-10-2014

Juncker seen making U-turn on medicines policy

Jean-Claude Juncker has ceded to pressure from MEPs and abandoned his plan to return control of medicines and pharmaceutical products to the Industry Commissioner. This responsibility will instead remain in the hands of the Health Commissioner, EURACTIV France reports
Health 28-03-2014

European healthcare ‘not equipped’ to meet future challenges

With increased demand and limited resources, current healthcare policies may prove to be unsustainable in coming years, warned policymakers at an event organised by the European Centre for International Political Economy (ECIPE) in Brussels on Thursday (27 March).
Health 19-03-2014

Ministers, commissioners in joined call for healthcare justice

Health inequalities and discrimination continue to grow across Europe, despite attempts to tackle the issue, according to EU health officials, who spoke in Brussels on Wednesday (19 March).