health system

Providers of private medical services criticise ministry over uneconomical purchase of medical equipment

The appeal was prompted by a recent purchase of four CT and nine MSCT devices worth HRK 67 million, for which Health Minister Dario Nakic signed contracts last week

Croatian health system ranked 16th in Europe

The Croatian health care system is ranked 16th among 35 health systems in Europe according to the Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) for 2015, which is a jump of seven places compared to 2014.

Health system debt in 2015 down by HRK 350 mln

In 2015, the health administration reduced the debt of the health system by HRK 350 million, owing to reforms that were launched, and the new health minister will inherit a system with a debt of...

Varga: Announced health reforms continuation of outgoing govt's project

Outgoing Health Minister Sinisa Varga on Friday commented on PM-Designate Tihomir Oreskovic's announcement of reforms in public procurement and administration in the health sector ...

WHO recommends overhauling of Slovenia's healthcare system

Following an analysis, WHO recommends that Slovenia should further disperse sources of financing for public healthcare and optimise services as well as conducting the rationalisation of...

Health employers call for financial stability of health system, against cuts and privatisation

Such an economy, almost at the very bottom of the EU ranking, must not result in a deterioration of the health system as suggested by "some irresponsible economic analysts," say employers in the...

Health union surprised by Bridge's reform measures

"This could only mean one thing - that such an agreement will define some rights that doctors still don't have and other medical workers don't deserve.

Bridge dismisses speculation about health system privatisation

The party said in a statement that it was against the further privatisation of the health system and advocated more entrepreneurial spirit in the health sector.