WHO, as the directing and coordinating authority on international health within the United Nations system, adheres to the UN values of integrity, professionalism, and respect for diversity.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
It is the mission of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. We fulfill that mission by providing for effective health and human services and fostering advances in medicine, public health, and social services.
National Health Service
We believe it’s important that people engage with their health, care, and wellbeing so they can stay healthy and help manage any long-term health conditions.
Health Service Executive
The HSE provides all of Ireland’s public health services in hospitals and communities across the country.
The Ministry focuses predominantly on the drafting of bills, ordinances and administrative regulations.
The remit of the Federal Ministry of Health also includes the following institutes which are under the Ministry’s technical and administrative supervision.
Netherlands’s Ministry of Health, Welfare, and Sport
The Netherlands healthy and well. This is the motto of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS). The ambition of the Ministry of VWS is to keep everyone healthy as long as possible and to restore the sick to health as quickly as possible. The ministry also seeks to support people with a physical or mental limitation and promote social participation.
Ministere des Solidarites et de la Sante
The Minister of Solidarity and Health prepares and implements Government policy in the fields of solidarity, social cohesion, public health, and the organization of the health system.
Subject to the powers of the Minister of Action and Public Accounts, he prepares and implements Government policy in the field of social protection.
Greek Ministry of Health
The Ministry of Health ensures the promotion of the health of the citizens of the country by providing quality health care with respect for the rights and individuality of each patient.
The purpose of the Ministry is to focus on disease prevention, to provide equal treatment opportunities to all citizens, and to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of public health services.
The Austrian Federal Ministry for Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection
The Austrian Federal Ministry for Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection is responsible for the following areas:
- Health system
- Initiatives for people with disabilities
- Protection of consumers
- Public health and medical affairs
- Care and support
- Law and health protection of consumers
- Senior Citizens Policy
- Social policy
- social insurance
La nostra salute
“La nostra salute” is a guide for citizens on assistance, prevention, major diseases, made in collaboration with the Higher Institute of Health.
It was created to increase information and awareness on the central issues of health protection and promotion, to encourage participation in health care choices and the responsible use of a precious asset such as the National Health Service.