Save the date: OASES EU conference on medical deserts on Dec 10

Save the date: OASES EU conference on medical deserts on Dec 10

​ On December 10, the EU consortium project OASES is organising its first EU-wide conference on medical deserts. Speakers will discuss ways to describe medical deserts, as well as experiences with the phenomenon in Moldova and Romania. Are you interested in tackling...

Save the date: OASES EU conference on medical deserts on Dec 10

The EU Health Workforce Projects Cluster has been launched

Europe is struggling with its health workforce, with challenges such as health worker shortages and an uneven distribution. Coordinated efforts to strengthen the health workforce in Europe are therefore urgently needed. To support EU Member States in strengthening...

AHEAD Newsletter – October 2021

AHEAD Newsletter – October 2021

  AHEAD Newsletter – October 2021 Welcome to our first newsletter We are happy to introduce you to the first newsletter edition of the EU project Action for Health and Equity: Addressing medical Deserts (AHEAD)! As a subscriber, you will receive bi-monthly updates...

Medical deserts – A growing problem across Europe

Medical deserts – A growing problem across Europe

“For many years in many European countries, policymakers simply did not pay enough attention to effectively managing stocks and flows of healthcare workers, and it was even public policy to reduce numbers rather than invest in workforce education, training and...

Health Worker Migration

Health Worker Migration

“Health worker migration is a given, especially in the European context with its freedom of mobility.” In a blog on the website of the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA), Corinne Hinlopen (Wemos) explains why decision-makers should seize the opportunity that...

EU’s Health Workforce Projects Cluster

EU’s Health Workforce Projects Cluster

The AHEAD team would like to invite you to join the official launch of the new Health Workforce Projects Cluster on the European Health Policy Platform. The aim of this network is to provide supporting tools, practical guidelines and to improve sharing of best...

Press Release

Press Release

August 2021 Addressing Europe’s urgent health workforce problem:Action for Health and Equity Addressing medical Deserts (AHEAD) One of Europe’s urgent health challenges for the 21st century is medical desertification. Medical deserts are isolated or depopulated areas...

Leaflets

Leaflets

These leaflets are the short presentation of the AHEAD project, project partners and main elements of the implementation in English and four partner's languages: Dutch, Italian, Romanian and Serbian.

EU Health Policy Platform

Health Workforce Projects Cluster

Health Workforce Projects Cluster