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Policy summary

HEPscreen has prepared a short Policy Summary which aims to inform and motivate the public health and health care policy making and planning community about the public health challenge of viral hepatitis. This concise briefing will also published in the Winter 2014 edition (Number 20 Issue 4) of Euro Health, the quarterly from the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.


The Policy Summary covers:

  • Why the epidemiological characteristics of chronic viral hepatitis in Europe mean screening is needed
  • What key research questions addressed and a summary of the findings
  • How aspects of the Toolkit can support future activities


The Summary is available in five languages, represented by the flags below. Click on the flag to download theĀ  document.

Introducing the HEPscreen Toolkit (400Kb)

Read the Press Release issued to launch and raise awareness of the HEPscreen Toolkit:

HEPscreen_Press-Release_Dec-2014 (600kb) Download