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Presentation: Patients’ expectations from health care systems in Europe – Directions in which the systems change

Published 14/2/2018

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Euro Health Consumer Index 2017 presentation in Warsaw

Published 13/2/2018

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HCP om EHCI-rankingen i Göteborgs-Posten

Published 4/2/2018

Arne Björnberg diagnostiserar i TV långa svenska väntetider

Published 13/1/2018

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Euro Health Consumer Index in Svenska Dagbladet

Published 7/1/2018

Dec 23 the leading Swedish newspaper Svenska Dagbladet used Euro Health Consumer Index for a ten country status picture of health care. Link to the article (in Swedish) / Download english translation (PDF)

On the EU healthcare indicator front – nothing new, sadly enough

Published 15/12/2017

As the 2017 Euro Health Consumer Index takes form and will be published in January, the EU ambition to create a joint assessment system makes zero progress. In spite of promises made by the health commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis four years ago, there is still no sign of an operational platform. Not even a strategy, as […]

HCP lectures at Polish EU healthcare reform conference

Published 11/9/2017

September 11 Johan Hjertqvist held the keynote lecture at the Warsaw WORKSHOP ON SOCIAL DIALOGUE No. 5, titled “Health care system that makes patients satisfied – financing of system and services“. His presentation is available at our website. The conference is organized in the framework of „Together for Health” project, which is co-financed under the EU Operational […]

New HCP study reveals huge inequality around Europe in heart disease prevention

Published 26/8/2017

There are significant gaps between evidence-based measures for secondary prevention and actual practice. Most European countries lack a comprehensive national action plan on cardio-vascular disease (CVD) with targets for secondary prevention of CVD. These are some key findings from the study published  by the Health Consumer Powerhouse (HCP) August 26, 2017 at the European Society […]

Johan Hjertqvist lectures in Beijing, London

Published 12/6/2017

As the take-up of HCP indices grows, governments and health business start understanding that they can gain from supporting the development of open performance comparisons. June 15 HCP president Johan Hjertqvist will present the HCP activities in a workshop in Beijing, hosted by the Dutch Embassy in China. The steady Dutch top position in the […]


Published 24/4/2017

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