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Euro Health Consumer Index 2016 on Irish television

See Arne commenting the Irish results in EHCI 2016 at 12.50 in the clip below.

Invitation to the Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) 2016 launch webinar

We are proud to invite you to the presentation of the new Euro Health Consumer Index – the best established comparison and assessment of public healthcare in 35 European countries. The Index webinar will start January 30, 10:00 CET. The live broadcast will be on: Facebook: www.facebook.com/besteuropeanhealthcare/ Youtube: www.youtube.com/channel/UClljnqPMGjlh7eoOA8trDxQ In the webinar, the EHCI 2016 […]

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 […]

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Euro Health Consumer Index 2016

The EHCI, started in 2005, is the leading comparison for assessing the performance of national healthcare systems in 35 countries. The EHCI analyses national healthcare on 48 indicators, looking into areas such as Patient Rights and Information, Access to Care, Treatment Outcomes, Range and Reach of Services, Prevention and use of Pharmaceuticals. Download the report […]

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. […]