European Nephrologists, Nurses, Patients and Foundations have joined forces for the improvement of Kidney Health in Europe. EKHA is the means to achieve this.


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German Health Minister Calls for Opt-out Organ Donation

The European Kidney Health Alliance (EKHA) supports the statement of German Health Minister Jens Spahn, who Monday said he thinks Germany should adopt an opt-out scheme to increase the number of organs available for transplantation. “I am in favor of a double opt-out solution,” Spahn told Bild newspaper. “That’s the only way to make organ donation […]

Gift Of Life Campaign Advocacy Guidance for National Members

EKHA has developed tailored advocacy campaign guidance here to help our network get involved with and disseminate the key messages of the Gift of Life campaign to improve access to transplantation in Europe. Given that hospital-based dialysis can cost as much as 80K€ per patient per year, that 1 in 10 Europeans has some degree […]

Prevention is better than cure

Just a couple of months after it launched its new Best Practices Portal, the European Commission announces the creation of a Steering Group on Promotion and Prevention. Composed of representatives of EU Member States and chaired by the EC, the Steering Committee aims to help EU Member States reach the UN Sustainable Development Goals related to health […]