As the EU becomes increasingly active in the healthcare sector and some Member States embark on closer collaboration, we will see a stronger EU influence emerging.
Below is the latest and final overview from our Healthcare team coming from our countdown to EU elections 2019 campaign. Identifying what remains outstanding on Europe’s agenda within the sector before May 2019, when the current mandate concludes, the healthcare insert follows the latest chapter in a series of overviews we are providing.
With ageing populations, diminishing health workforces and new technologies making greater demands on healthcare budgets, Europe will be looking at different ways to preserve its social model, protect national healthcare systems and manage patient expectations. See below our take on what healthcare issues are on the agenda before May 2019 and what this may mean for business.