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WHC Barometer

About The Barometer

The WHC Barometer is The Watch Health Care Foundation’s project, which the aim is the monitoring of CHANGES in the access to the guaranteed health benefits. These changes are presented to the public opinion as a crucial element of the effectiveness assessment of The Health Ministry and The National Health Fund activities (as regulatory bodies) that means the assessment of health policy in Poland

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In the first phase of preparing the WHC Barometer were chosen health benefits the most often performed and the most important for the health condition of society (in every medicine field presented in the WHC Barometer). These are: an appointment with the specialist, surgery and rehabilitation.

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  • Zmiana średniego czasu oczekiwania na "gwarantowane" świadczenia zdrowotne w Polsce, a podmioty odpowiedzialne za zarządzanie koszykiem świadczeń gwarantowanych w poszczególnych okresach

  • Changes in waiting time (in months) for the execution of specific health services in various fields of medicine

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  • The average waiting time (in months) for the implementation of health services in various fields of medicine

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  • Allergology
  • Angiology
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Vascular surgery
  • General surgery
  • Surgical oncology
  • Plastic surgery
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Lung diseases
  • Internal medicine
  • Infectious diseases
  • Dermatology and venereology
  • Diabetology
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynecologic oncology
  • Hematology and hemato-oncology
  • Immunology
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Palliative medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neonatology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oncology
  • Orthopaedics and traumatology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric otolaryngology
  • Pediatrics
  • Obstetrics and gynecology
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology and diagnostic imaging
  • Radiation oncology
  • Medical rehabilitation
  • Rheumatology
  • Dentistry
  • Urology
  • Pediatric urology