From May 28 to June 2, 2012 in Toulouse, France there was hosted “The healthcare system in France” seminar on the basis of different types of health facilities.
Care about the health of its citizens is one of the most important priorities for a modern industrial and social state. The held workshop enabled the participants to evaluate and discuss the long-term efforts of the host country to succeed in this area of social policy.
High level of organization of the seminar is confirmed by a round table held in Health Department regional office, and a visit to Castro Mezamet State Medical Center, one of the best regional private clinics of the “Kapio” group in Sedr. Information received during the seminar and communication with French colleagues helped participants to understand the reasons for the high level of the health system in France, as well as get a better vision of its prospects and opportunities. Visit to the Lagarrigue manufacturing plant of orthopedic products made it possible to evaluate the importance of the problem of disabled people adaptation in modern society and the opportunities for its resolve, provided the existing technologies.
Among the participants of the seminar were the leading health professionals of various regions of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Kazakhstan. A significant part of the delegation of 28 persons were heads of various Khabarovsk medical institutions headed by Mrs. Shapiro, the Chief Health Administrator.
Delegates thanked the hosts for the opportunity to review the methodology and practice of one of the leading health systems and noticed the practical value of the last seminar. Head of the department of new medical technologies of Novokuznetsk, Mr. Mach, highlighted the outstanding role of French experts in the development of methods for early detection of various diseases.