Migration and vulnerable groups
Improving health care for migrants
The unparalleled influx of refugees and other migrants since 2015 caused pressure on health systems in EU Member States. In response, the EU Health Programme initially provided financial support to the Member States under highest pressure and subsequently pulled resources to improve healthcare, to integrate migrants into health systems and to train the health workforce across the EU.
- Corporate author(s): Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (European Commission) Themes: Health policy, Fundamental rights
- Subject: EU Member State, EU programme, health care, health care system, health policy, migrant, refugee, right to health