DECLARATION FOR NON-DISCRIMINATORY ACCESS TO HEALTH CARE.

After having addressed their political message to the EU institutions at the beginning of December 2010, Medecins du Monde and the HUMA European network launched, on 22 December, a European declaration for the non-discriminatory access of patients to health care linked to administrative status or level of resources. Several medical associations, including the Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME), have already lent their signature to this text, which aims to reassert the commitment of health professionals to medical ethics. "Indeed, currently in the European Union doctors and other health professionals note that their practice is largely...

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