Quality evaluation / Projects

First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
European Registry of Quality Outcomes for Cataract and Refractive Surgery [EUREQUO]
The project will support improved treatment and standards of care patients who undergo cataract and refractive surgeries in Europe. This will be achieved through the development of a Europe-wide netwo...
The project will support improved treatment and standards of care patients who undergo cataract and refractive surgeries in Europe. This will be achieved through the development of a Europe-wide network (EUREQUO) of national registries reporting clinical outcomes in the field of cataract and refractive surgeries. The project aims to make a significant impact on the exchange of good practice between practitioners in relation to patient safety in this field.
Start date: 01/03/2008 - End date: 01/10/2011

Call: Health Information (Hi 2007)
Topic: Quality evaluation
Second Programme of Community action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
Improving Quality in HIV Prevention [QHP]
To increase the effectiveness of HIV prevention using practical Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) tools, this Joint Action`s objectives are: To train at least 60 experts in participa...
To increase the effectiveness of HIV prevention using practical Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) tools, this Joint Action`s objectives are: To train at least 60 experts in participating Member States (MS) to provide capacity building and technical assistance to programs/projects applying QA/QI tools adapted to HIV prevention; to ensure that experts attain the knowledge and skills for providing technical support to those using QA/QI; to liaise with participating programs and projects in support of at least 80 applications of QA/QI tools and to collect and analyse data on the process and results; to develop, adopt and disseminate a Charter for Quality in HIV Prevention` with agreed quality principles and criteria to assess and improve the quality of programs and projects; to produce recommended policy statements and strategic actions for incorporating QA/QI into HIV prevention strategies, policies and action plans at the European, regional and MS levels.
Start date: 01/03/2013 - End date: 01/03/2016

Call: Improve Citizen''S Health Security (Hs-2012)
Topic: Quality evaluation
First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
CapACity building and Training in hIV/Aids Treatment and management across Europe [ACTIVATE]
The project will develop common training curricula and capacity-building programmes in HIV/AIDS. The training will cover a broad range of relevant topics in HIV/AIDS treatment and management, combinin...
The project will develop common training curricula and capacity-building programmes in HIV/AIDS. The training will cover a broad range of relevant topics in HIV/AIDS treatment and management, combining on-site training with online distance learning methods. After piloting, the curricula will be incorporated in the networks and disseminated to a broader stakeholder audience.
Start date: 01/04/2007 - End date: 01/04/2010

Call: Health Determinants (Hd 2006)
Topic: Quality evaluation
First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
European Porphyria Network: providing better healthcare for patients and their families [EPNET]
The aim of the EPNET project is to set up a functional network of specialist porphyria centres, conforming to the agreed quality criteria and providing standardised information to patients and profess...
The aim of the EPNET project is to set up a functional network of specialist porphyria centres, conforming to the agreed quality criteria and providing standardised information to patients and professionals.
Start date: 01/04/2007 - End date: 01/04/2010

Call: Health Information (Hi 2006)
Topic: Quality evaluation
First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
Better control in paediatric and adolescent diabetes in the EU: working to create Centres of Reference [SWEET]
SWEET’s main objective is to improve secondary prevention, diagnosis and control of Type 1 and 2 diabetes in children and adolescents, by supporting the development of centres of reference (CORs) f...
SWEET’s main objective is to improve secondary prevention, diagnosis and control of Type 1 and 2 diabetes in children and adolescents, by supporting the development of centres of reference (CORs) for paediatric and adolescent diabetes services across the EU.
Start date: 01/04/2008 - End date: 01/04/2011

Call: Health Information (Hi 2007)
Topic: Quality evaluation