By E. Jakubowski, A. Arnaudova

This ebook highlights the necessities of health and wellbeing and well-being structures in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. It then compares those nationwide facts with the typical facts for 3 teams: their very own, the 15 nations that have been individuals of the european sooner than 1 may possibly 2004 and the 27 present european Member States. every one bankruptcy presents a concise assessment of key wellbeing and fitness symptoms in 1 of the eight nations, summarizes the major positive factors of the country's wellbeing and fitness approach and describes the result of over a decade of future health process reform. This renowned sequence deals a brief and simple solution to snatch the overall healthiness necessities in a visually beautiful structure. Comparisons are a compelling resource of knowledge that policy-makers and stakeholders, either inside international locations and the world over, can use to do so opposed to well-being disparities and alleviate the extraordinary variations in health and wellbeing prestige between electorate around the WHO ecu quarter.

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EU27: current members of thee EU. EU15: members of the EU 52 10 health questions Who is who in the Georgian public health sector? PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Government Commission on Health and Social Reform Issues Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs INSTITUTIONS UNDER THE HEALTH MINISTRY State Agency for Social Assistance Health and Social Programmes Agency Health and Social Project Implementation Centre Medical Activity Regulation Agency National Center for Disease Control and Public Health PARLIAMENT Single-chamber Parliament ACADEMIC MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS Medical schools (universities) Medical research institutes PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Georgian Medical Association Georgian Nursing Association Georgian Family Medicine Association Georgian Health Law and Bioethics Society, which focuses on patients’ rights Several speciality-related associations: Georgian Association of Cardiologists, Georgian Association of Surgeons, Association of Georgian Oncologists, Association of before 1 May 2004.

T Injured in work-related accidents (1991): 24 per 100 000 per year. 5 per 100 000 per year. Sources: 1, 10, 11, 17. EU27: current members of thee EU. EU15: members of the EU 52 10 health questions Who is who in the Georgian public health sector? PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Government Commission on Health and Social Reform Issues Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs INSTITUTIONS UNDER THE HEALTH MINISTRY State Agency for Social Assistance Health and Social Programmes Agency Health and Social Project Implementation Centre Medical Activity Regulation Agency National Center for Disease Control and Public Health PARLIAMENT Single-chamber Parliament ACADEMIC MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS Medical schools (universities) Medical research institutes PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Georgian Medical Association Georgian Nursing Association Georgian Family Medicine Association Georgian Health Law and Bioethics Society, which focuses on patients’ rights Several speciality-related associations: Georgian Association of Cardiologists, Georgian Association of Surgeons, Association of Georgian Oncologists, Association of before 1 May 2004.

GEORGIA t Diabetes causes 2% of the disease burden and 13 deaths per 14 EU27 14 EU15 13 100 000 (4% of all deaths) (2001). 25 CIS8 GEORGIA MENTAL HEALTH t New cases of mental disorders (2006): 154 per 100 000 population per year. CIS8: 100 t Suicide or death from self-inflicted injuries (2001): 2 per 100 000 population per year. EU27: 11, EU15: 10, CIS8: 8 EU27: current members of the EU. EU15: members of the EU 48 10 health questions t Prevalence of mental disorders (2006): 2%. t New cases of alcoholic psychosis (2002): 1 per 100 000 population per year CIS8: 43 UNINTENTIONAL INJURIES 27 61 CIS8 297 42 EU27 36 EU15 t They cause 27 12 deaths per 100 000 per year (2001).

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