Evidence on mechanisms and tools for use of health information for decision-making (Health Evidence Network Synthesis Report) by Victoria Blessing
English | Dec. 6, 2017 | ISBN: 9289052759 | 67 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
The World Health Assembly in 2005 urged Member States to establish or strengthen knowledge transfer mechanisms to support evidence-informed health policies and health care delivery. The European Health Information Initiative was set up to strengthen the use of evidence, information and research for policy-making in the WHO European Region. While good-quality health information is a key component for decision-making, it needs to be packaged and communicated in an effective way to policy-makers, the end-users.