EU Health Workforce Network Update
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EU Health Workforce Network Update

17

April

2019

EU HEALTH WORKFORCE NETWORK UPDATE 5TH EDITION

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19

March

2019

Interim Newsletter March 2019

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07

February

2019

Interim Newsletter February 2019

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16

January

2019

Interim Newsletter January 2019

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13

December

2019

EU Health Workforce Network Update 4th Edition

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10

October

2018

Interim Newsletter October 2018

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21

September

2018

EU Health Workforce Network Update 3rd edition

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08

May

2018

EU Health Workforce Network Update 2nd edition

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25

January

2018

Interim Newsletter January 2018

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19

January

2018

EU Health Workforce Network Update 1st edition

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Publications

17

July

2019

Health Workforce Research Alert

A National Study of the Practice Characteristics of Women in Dentistry and Potential Impacts on Access to Care for Underserved Communities

20

May

2019

Challenges in Health Workforce Planning: Caring for a Healthy Health Workforce

An exciting publication on the mental health and well-being aspect of health professionals

30

April

2019

WHO: Two new reports provide insights into the current state of gender equity in the health workforce

Status of the current state of gender inequality in the health workforce

08

April

2019

Public Health Panorama

The latest edition of Public Health Panorama has been published in March 2019

01

April

2019

The benefit of EU action in health policy: The record to date – Study

This study provides a non-exhaustive overview of the added value
achieved so far through European Union (EU) action in the field of
health policy.

12

March

2019

New publication on labour market change and the international mobility of health workers

This working paper explores the migration and mobility of health workers. It summarises the international health care labour market, and discusses policy options to respond to a growing need for health workers.

08

October

2018

Health workforce was touched up on in the declaration of G20 Meeting of Health Ministers, October 4th, Mar del Plata, Argentina

On 4 October 2014, G20 Health Ministers issued a joint declaration on concrete health policy proposals. Agreed in Mar del Plata (Argentina) by delegates of G20 member and guest countries, the document considers health a key aspect for sustainable development and calls for strengthening health systems, always from a gender perspective.

24

September

2018

Healthcare professionals stand together to foster patient safety

The burden of illness and health cost is increasing across the globe, and Europe is not immune from this trend. Today, medication errors, unsafe clinical facilities, or practices, a lack in adequate training and workforce resources, huge mobility and uncertainty of staff at local level, as well as low cooperation in and coordination in care, […]

30

July

2018

Policy brief Nurse retention – July 2018

There is growing recognition that the achievement of health systems objectives, including sustaining effective delivery of the Universal Health Coverage (UHC), requires an adequate and effective nurse workforce. This includes dimensions of effectiveness related to access to quality services, which in turn requires effective retention and geographic distribution of scarce nursing skills, within a sustainable […]

17

July

2018

Toolkit for a sustainable health workforce in the WHO European Region

The toolkit is aimed at policy-makers, human resources for health (HRH) planners and professionals, and other stakeholders, such as education institutions and those implementing policy.

10

July

2018

Call for online consultation – To-Reach project explores research priorities in the area of health services and systems

Join the To-Reach online consultation and share your thoughts about research priorities in the area of health services and systems. The aim of the consultation is to use inputs into a research agenda for research funding bodies at national and European level, to identify key research questions that are tailored to the needs of stakeholders […]

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May

2018

Workshop on health workforce projects supported by ESI Funds for Health

On 17 May 2018, the joint tender evaluating the ESI Funds for Health programme organised a workshop focussing on projects supporting the health workforce financed by ESI funds in the past years. The meeting of experts from across Europe reflected on the policy context, such as the Support for the health workforce planning and forecasting […]

18

May

2018

Cancer Nursing Education Framework was launched in May

European Cancer Nursing Day 2018 is calling for high-level recognition of the unique contribution of cancer nursing across Europe

04

May

2018

Health care for the people by the people

The Health Workforce Planning Committee of the European Health Parliament designed policy recommendations on Health Workforce Planning that focuses on two major issues on both the European and the national level. Firstly, the problem of surpluses and shortages of a number of professions in certain countries. Secondly, the continuous professional development, namely, policy makers need to […]

02

February

2018

New paper on the achievements of the Joint Action on European Health Workforce Planning and Forecasting

A new paper on the achievements of the Joint Action on European Health Workforce Planning and Forecasting has been published lately in the Health Policy journal.

12

December

2017

Call for interest to receive tailored advice in health workforce planning has been opened

The “Support for the health workforce planning and forecasting expert network” published a “Call for interest” for EU Member States to receive tailored advice and guidance in health workforce planning.

20

November

2017

Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health

The fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health – “Building the health workforce of the future” took place at the Royal Dublin Society, Dublin, Ireland on 13-17 November 2017. The forum provided a key opportunity for the global community of health workforce experts to discuss how to ensure an adequate, fit for purpose and […]

Technical Reports

Workshops

Webinars

2019

2018

10

April

2019

Workshop 4 – EXPERT CONSULTATION FOR WORKSHOP 4

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05

March

2019

Workshop 3 – Summary report

SEPEN consortium organised a technical workshop on “Health workforce mobility matters – Aggregated data and individual pathways hidden behind” on the 14-15th of February in Budapest. Read the summary workshop report: HERE Please, find the videos of keynote speeches and the presentations below: Ibadat Dhillon (video) Ruairi Brugha (video) Alicja Domagala (video) Ibadat Dhillon (PDF) […]

11

February

2019

Workshop 3 – Livestream on the workshop: Health workforce mobility matters Aggregated data and individual pathways hidden behind

SEPEN joint tender is organising its third workshop on:
“Health workforce mobility matters Aggregated data and individual pathways hidden behind”
14-15 February 2019, Budapest

11

February

2019

Workshop 2 – SUMMARY REPORT

On the 29th and 30rd of October, 2018, the SEPEN-consortium organized the workshop “Dialogue on key health workforce planning data definitions” in Budapest, Hungary. Two keynote speeches were given and can be re-watched through the links below. Read the workshop summary report: HERE Click here to watch the video -Mathieu Boniol WHO National Health Workforce […]

22

January

2019

Workshop 1 – SHORT VIDEO

We gladly share with you the short video summary of the first workshop of our tender. The workshop was held in Brussels, on the 6-7 February 2018 in the topic of: ‘Planning for health professions: how to act on skills needs’ Video made by: © KU Leuven – LIMEL

21

November

2018

Workshop 2 – Video Keynote Speeches SEPEN Workshop “Dialogue on key health workforce planning data definitions”

On the 29th and 30rd of October, 2018, the SEPEN-consortium organized the workshop “Dialogue on key health workforce planning data definitions” in Budapest, Hungary.

06

November

2018

Workshop 3 – Consultation on the upcoming SEPEN workshop topic is open now

In order to find the most relevant and interesting topic in terms of mobility data, input from the experts of this field is warmly welcome. The consultation poll is open now and opinions are expected until the end of this week (11th of November) Please, fill out the form and help to find the best […]

01

June

2018

Workshop 1- The first SEPEN Workshop was held in Brussels on 6-7 February 2018

On 6 and 7 February 2018, experts came together in Brussels for a workshop on Planning for health professions: how to act on skills needs. The multidisciplinary group of participants comprising workforce planners, workforce strategists, health professions’ representatives, experts in education policy, national policy-makers, chronic disease patients’ organisations, and representatives of the OECD and European […]

23

May

2018

Workshop 1 – SUMMARY REPORT

Workshop 1 – SUMMARY REPORT
‘Planning for health professions: how to act on skills needs’
6-7 February 2018, Brussels

09

May

2018

Workshop 2- Let’s explore the most thought-provoking issues to address!

Consultation is still open – DEADLINE: 27 May

20

March

2018

Workshop 1- Video summary of the first workshop of our tender

We gladly share with you the short video summary of the first workshop of our tender.

05

February

2018

Workshop 1 – Follow our first workshop online

In the framework of the Joint Tender “Support for the health workforce planning and forecasting expert network”, we organise a workshop entitled “Planning for Health Professions

2019

2018

18

July

2019

Webinar 5 – Video recording of the fifth SEPEN webinar

Watch our last webinar here

27

June

2019

Webinar 5 – Join us on the 5th of July

‘Health workforce mobility – next steps’ webinar

02

April

2019

Webinar 4 – Video recording of the fourth SEPEN webinar

Missed it? Watch it now!

25

March

2019

Webinar 4 – Upcoming SEPEN Webinar on the 29th March 2019, 11:00-12:00 CET Brussels time

SEPEN Joint Tender is organising its fourth webinar on:

Interprofessional education for future health workforce collaboration

19

March

2019

Webinar 3 – Report and video of the third webinar of SEPEN

We are pleased to share with you the link to the recording of the third webinar of SEPEN , held on 14 December 2018.   The report with the presentations is also available on the below link.   Webinar 3 report   Webinar 3 video  

12

December

2018

Webinar 2 – Report and video of the second webinar of SEPEN

We are pleased to share with you the link to the recording of the second webinar of SEPEN , held on 26 September 2018. The report with the presentation is also available on the below link.   Watch the webinar here   Read the brief report here  

05

December

2018

Webinar 3 – Save the date! Upcoming SEPEN webinar – Friday 14 December 2018, at 11.00h

Dear experts,   we invite you to Save the Date for the next SEPEN webinar, which will take place on Friday 14 December 2018, at 11.00h (Brussels time). This time, we will be focussing on the ethical recruitment of health professionals and are looking forward to hearing from Ms Gabrielle Jacob, Programme Manager for the […]

24

July

2018

Webinar 1- Link to the SEPEN expert network launch webinar, 11 July 2018

We are pleased to share with you the link to the recording of the SEPEN expert network launch webinar, held on 11 July 2018. A report with the presentations is also available in the below link. Watch the webinar here Read the brief report here

03

July

2018

Webinar 1 – SEPEN expert network launch webinar, 11 July, 11.00h

We are pleased to invite you to the launch webinar of the SEPEN expert network. Join us on 11 July 2018 at 11.00h CEST for an introduction to SEPEN, a presentation of the online EU Health Policy Platform and a lively discussion. Please find the agenda of the webinar and all technical access details below. […]