Annual Evaluation for 2013-The Future Vision of Health (24th January, 2014)

The Minister of Health, Mr. Mehmet Müezzinoğlu, gave important messages in the “Annual Evaluation for 2013-The Future Vision of Health” meeting that was held on the 24’th of January, 2014.

A video show composed of press articles / video screenings and images that the health workers took with their own cameras that were compiled in 2013 were shown at the meeting. After the show, the Minister of Health held the floor; he thanked the entire of the health workers and continued with the evaluation in terms of activities the Ministry of Health had undertaken in the year 2013. At his speech he mentioned issues such as;

  • Future vision,
  • Health literacy,
  • Strengthening health infrastructure,
  • Universal coverage of Family Medicine services
  • Mother and Pregnancy Schools for the continuation of awareness on mother and child deaths
  • Mother Guesthouses Within the scope of Guest mother Project
  • Home healthcare services
  • Health communication through sign language
  • Establishment of burn unit to 29 regions,
  • Digital hospitals,
  • Evidence-based medicine guideline,
  • Web based public information,
  • Improving health tourism,
  • Healthcare free zone activities,
  • Support to domestic industry and production in healthcare,
  • Development of R & D,
  • Hospital ship project procurement Process,
  • The incorrect interpretation and referral on violence in health and medical events by the press.