Brussels 8 March 2016 // The International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus has the pleasure to invite you to the 27th International Conference on Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus: Turning Points.
Improving access to cross-border healthcare: European Reference Networks and National Contact Points
Brussels 7 March 2016 // The HoNCAB project has been finally presented to help the Member States to apply the conditions foreseen in the Directive 2011/24/EU on the application of patients’ rights in cross-border healthcare. The purpose of HoNCAB is to better understand the financial and organizational issues that patients may face when they receive healthcare outside their country.
PUSH! Global Alliance Issues Report Cards, Calls for Folic Acid Fortification on World Birth Defects Day
Brussels, 3 March 2016 // An international group of organizations working together on spina bifida and hydrocephalus is calling on the public and policy makers to take action to prevent these serious birth defects in observance of World Birth Defects Day.
The PUSH! Global Alliance (People United for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus) today launched its website and Global Report Cards providing country-level information on hydrocephalus and spina bifida prevention efforts, access to care, quality of life, and availability of prevalence and mortality data. See the information online at www.pu-sh.org.