|Commission III Health and Care|
The Purpose of this Commission is to promote best practices and raise awareness of current trends in the area of healthcare and the growing cost of the healthcare sector.
Furthermore, this Commission oversees all documentation, position papers and works within the Task Force Health and Care.
In the current context of demographic changes and an ageing population, the topics discussed in the Commission are ever growing. They include long term care, active ageing, and affordable healthcare systems. The working part of the Commission covers also monitoring of major developments on the cross border health care related issues across the EU Member States.
Currently, Commission III has 7 members in 4 countries.