CPME Rapporteurs: Dr Andreas Rudkjøbing and Dr Jacques de Haller
CPME Secretariat: Ms Sarada Das

Health systems are the infrastructure for delivering healthcare, therefore it is vital that their design and priorities are coherent with the aim of ensuring the best possible quality of health and access to healthcare to every patient. The challenges facing health systems are becoming increasingly complex: many Member States have to tackle a shortage of financial and human resources, the economics of health are gaining attention, and new ideas as to how and who is to deliver healthcare abound. The multitude of health systems across the EU offer great potential to identify and learn from good practice, even if every system must be regarded in its own socio-economic and political context. CPME is committed to contributing to the debate towards the health system of the future.

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