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Presentation by Arne Björnberg at Spectrum Onkologie’s 10-year anniversary

Prof. Björnberg was presenting in Vienna on September 30 at the occasion of the 10-year anniversary of the Austrian journal Spectrum Onkologie. The topic was ‘EHCI 2015 and Cancer Care in Europe’. Download the presentation (pdf)

Presentation by Johan Hjertqvist at the Healthworld conference 2016 in Athens

The dire Greek healthcare situation keeps attracting international attention. HCP founder and president Johan Hjertqvist presented a somewhat unconventional analysis, based from Euro Health Consumer Index findings since 2005, at the Healthworld conference September 20-21, 2016, in Athens. Mr Hjertqvist has contributed to Greek reform through a number of previous lectures. Download the presentation (pdf) […]

Presentation by Prof. Björnberg in Gdansk, Poland

HCP Chairman, Prof. Arne Björnberg, was invited to present at the European Medicines’ Congress at Gdansk, Poland. Much of the focus was on Accessibility of healthcare services, as Poland (and Sweden) shares the lowest score on that sub-discipline in the Euro Health Consumer Index 2015. Dr. Björnberg claimed to show mathematically that this is mainly […]

Prof. Arne Björnberg at the national Ireland Future Health Summit in Dublin

HCP Chairman, Prof. Arne Björnberg, was invited to present at the national Ireland Future Health Summit in Dublin. Prof. Björnberg was also interviewed on the main stage, and among other questions was asked what he thought a “Brexit” from the EU would mean for European healthcare. As this would presumably mean less British domination at […]

Presentation by Johan Hjertqvist at the 2016 National Polish Quality Accreditation Conference

Presentation by Johan Hjertqvist at the 2016 National Polish Quality Accreditation Conference, Cracow, May 23-24 Download the presentation (pdf / pptx)

Publications

Euro Heart Index 2016

The Euro Heart Index (EHI) 2016 provides a ranking of cardiovascular healthcare systems in 30 countries across four key areas: Prevention, Procedures, Access to care and Outcomes, measured on 31 indicators. The maximum points achievable are 1 000. The 2016 edition is a follow up of the 2008 EHI. The Index is constructed from public […]

Euro Health Consumer Index 2015

The Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) 2015 is the ninth study made by Health Consumer Powerhouse Ltd. (HCP) on healthcare systems in 35 European countries. Since 2006 this comparison of key values in healthcare, taking the patient and consumer point of view, has improved the understanding of European healthcare, empowered patients and helped addressing weaknesses. […]

Euro Health Consumer Index 2014

The Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) 2014 is the eighth study made by Health Consumer Powerhouse Ltd. (HCP) on healthcare systems in 36 European countries. Since 2006 this comparison of key values in healthcare, taking the patient and consumer point of view, has improved the understanding of European healthcare, empowered patients and helped addressing weaknesses. […]