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European Society for Quality and Safety in Family Practice

EQuiP is one of WONCA Europe's network organisations.

The aim of EQuiP is to contribute to the achievement of high levels of quality and safety of care for patients in general practice in all European countries.

Quality and safety in general practice is a continuous process of planned activities based on performance review and setting of explicit targets for good clinical practice with the aim of improving the actual quality and safety of patient care.

EQuiP currently has 68 individual and 11 organisational members from 24 European countries.

Resources, WONCA Istanbul 2015

Quality Circles
Use of Antibiotics in General Practice?
PP slıdes from workshop

Patient Safety
Patient Safety: What are we taling about?
PP slides from workshop

Social Media
Social Media: An Exercise in Time Wasting?
ePDF Guidebook on Social Media

Smarter Planet Smarter Health Care: eHealth
Social Media SWOT analysis 

Teaching Quality
Quality in my practice: How do I start?
PP slides from workhop

Health inequalities and socio-economic status
PP slıdes from workshop

Patient Empowerment

EQuiP Partners

Cooperation with others is one of the main priorities for EQuiP to promote Quality and Safety in Primary Health Care. 

We invite representatives of other networks and special interest groups  to participate in our Meetings and Working Groups.

We want to send our Liaison Persons to your meetings as well.

To set up mutual and ambitious projects, promote each others' work and to support others with our knowledge and expertise.

Liaison persons
Vasco da Gama Movement (VdGM): Christina Svanholm (Denmark)

Mutual projects
Joint Social Media ePDF (2015)

EQuiP-VdGM Summer School (2014)

Tools & Methods

EU Lifelong Learning

EQuiP has actively been involved in developing and provides information about Quality and Safety tools and methods in General Practice in Europe:

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