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Twining and hospital partnership

Joint signature of international hospital partnership


Hospital Partnerships between Project Pilot Hospitals and EU based hospitals are under development. Under the Project Component 4.5.2 to make full use of other existing twinning, partnership and exchange programmes beyond the present project and to support mechanisms of exchange and peer counseling, first actions have been taken.

Professor Ulrich Rappen from the City Hospital of Baden Baden, Germany and Ludmilla Mikhailivna Ponamorenko from the City Children Hospital of Poltava signed a memorandum between their hospitals in terms of creating an international hospital partnership that support mechanisms of exchange and peer support on September 9, 2008 in Poltava Oblast State Health Care Administration.

In the course of joint efforts applied by European countries both parties are developing their cooperation in the area of social policy and organisation of the fundamental issues in the health sector. This includes the exchange of information and experience in the area of the health sector organisation and reforming in both countries. Following fields of cooperation were defined: Sharing the information and experience between managerial decision makers, know how transfer and capacity building, methodology of hospital modernization, advising in regards of setting up a hospital federation, fundraising activities, support in the area of humanitarian aid. The meeting was initiated by the EU Project “Support to Secondary Health Care in Ukraine”.

The memorandum was presented to the audience and the signees received the congratulations from Viktor Lysak, Head of Poltava Oblast State health Care Administration and Bela Kaunzinger, Expert from the EU Project “Support to Secondary Health Care in Ukraine”.

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