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Schippers: ‘Better allocation of roles and responsibilities between health ministry and Dutch Healthcare Authority’

The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport will itself determine healthcare financing policy in future. The Dutch Healthcare ...

News item | 02-04-2015 | 15:51

Government supports call for medical volunteers to combat Ebola

On 1 October 2014, in support of the call by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) for medical staff to support the Ebola clinics in ...

News item | 02-10-2014 | 00:00

Speech Daphne Deckers on AMR conference

News item | 26-06-2014 | 09:37

Netherlands organizes global ministerial conference on antimicrobial resistance

The Government of the Netherlands, in response to a request by the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO), is hosting a ...

News item | 20-06-2014 | 15:16

National Prevention Programme to kick off in February 2014

'Health matters'. That’s the title of a new National Prevention Programme proposed by Health Minister Edith Schippers and State ...

News item | 11-10-2013 | 11:02

Cabinet approves long-term e-mental health funding

The cabinet has agreed to long-term funding of anonymous e-mental health, based on a proposal by the Minister of Health, Welfare ...

News item | 28-03-2013 | 16:15

First results of horsemeat investigation

The vast majority of the controls carried out by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (Nederlandse Voedsel - en ...

News item | 25-02-2013 | 21:00

Major investigation into use and trade of horsemeat

The Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (Nederlandse Voedsel- en Warenautoriteit - NVWA) is conducting a major ...

News item | 14-02-2013 | 22:47

State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport: stepping up efforts to tackle female genital mutilation

Current efforts to tackle the practice of female genital mutilation, with effective information and the threat of severe ...

News item | 06-02-2013 | 00:00

The responsible use of medicines, setting policies for better and cost-effective healthcare

Minister Edith Schippers held a Ministers Summit on 3 October 2012 on The responsible use of medicines, setting policies for ...

News item | 03-10-2012 | 00:00