Health at work / Projects

Second Programme of Community action in the Field of Health 2008-2013
Promotion of Immunization for Health Professionals in Europe [HProImmune]
(1)Increase awareness about the most important vaccine preventable diseases which pose a particular risk to EU HCW (2)Increase awareness about Immunizations among Health Care Workers through a databas...
(1)Increase awareness about the most important vaccine preventable diseases which pose a particular risk to EU HCW (2)Increase awareness about Immunizations among Health Care Workers through a database comprising vaccination specific information from across the EU (3)Provide new knowledge about vaccination behaviors and barriers among HCWs(4)Widely disseminate information on best practices for promoting HCWs immunization in
different health care settings(5)Provide new knowledge on how to communicate and promote immunizations among HCWs by piloting a purpose and tailor-made Immunization Toolkit (6)Increase awareness and promote HCWs immunizations through a widely disseminated and pilot tested HCW Immunization Promotion ToolKit comprising recommendations, communication guidelines, tools and fact sheets
Start date: 01/09/2011 - End date: 01/09/2014

Call: Improve Citizen''S Health Security (Hs-2010)
Topic: Health at work
First Programme of Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008)
Health in the World of Work - Prolonging Healthy Working Years [HEALTH IN THE WORLD OF WORK]
The general objective of the project is to improve occupational health at workplaces in the European countries. The general objective include enhancing the importance of health at work in social, empl...
The general objective of the project is to improve occupational health at workplaces in the European countries. The general objective include enhancing the importance of health at work in social, employment and health policies to increase healthy working years and attract more people to enter and remain in labour market. In addition, the objective is to invest in maintenance and promotion of work ability, workplace development and workplace wellbeing to improve the quantity and quality of jobs and productivity of work, and attach and mainstream health at work to other policies of the EU and EU member states. The ultimate aim of the project is to get health at work to the agenda of the EU to improve health of the employees and significantly increase the attractiveness to enter and remain at work and labour market. Therefore, a political approach is needed for the solution of health at work by policies and strategies of the EU and EU member states
Start date: 07/07/2005 - End date: 07/03/2007

Call: Health Determinants (Hd 2005)
Topic: Health at work