AIM publishes press release and recommendations on CETA

cetaHealth insurance funds and health mutuals welcome the announcement of European Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström on 5 July 2016 of CETA being a mixed agreement. Nevertheless, we regret the provisional implementation of the agreement. We believe that the current exemptions on public services and health services in CETA are not sufficient. Continue reading “AIM publishes press release and recommendations on CETA”

PRESS RELEASE: We welcome Council conclusions on balancing the pharmaceutical system in the EU

14763344204_cf2619f360_m17 June 2016 – Social security organisations, mutuals and health insurance funds, members of ESIP and  AIM  warmly  welcome  the  commitment  of  the  Council  towards  a  more  balanced  pharmaceutical system in the EU. Continue reading “PRESS RELEASE: We welcome Council conclusions on balancing the pharmaceutical system in the EU”

AIM Position on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

healthpromotionAIM sends out a clear signal today about how important health promotion and disease prevention is. Chair of the AIM Working Group dealing with the topic, Mr Leo Blum says: “More prevention is key to the sustainability of our healthcare systems….  Continue reading “AIM Position on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention”

PRESS RELEASE: How do healthcare systems guarantee solidarity and accessibility?

den-haagUnder this heading AIM, the international association of non-profit healthcare payers, will organize on Thursday morning 2 June a conference in The Hague, hosted by “Zorgverzekeraars Nederland”, the Dutch umbrella organisation of healthcare payers and member of AIM. Continue reading “PRESS RELEASE: How do healthcare systems guarantee solidarity and accessibility?”