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One-Hundred Eleven Die from Influenza in Greece This Year

Twenty more citizens died from influenza complications last week in Greece, according to the Greek Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO), which published...

Report Says Most Greeks Haven’t Seen a Doctor in a Year

According to data from the year 2017, which was published by Eurostat on Monday, Greek citizens are the least likely to visit a doctor...

Influenza Outbreak Claims at Least 18 Lives in Greece

An outbreak of influenza, commonly known as the winter flu, has killed 18 people across the country in just one week, Greek public health...

Brain Drain Leaves Greece’s Hospitals Without Doctors, Unions Say

The alarming numbers at which young Greek doctors leave the country is noted in an open letter of the Union of Doctors in Athens'...

Greek Doctors, Nurses Get Ready for 24-Hour Strike

Medical staff from Greek state hospitals will go on strike on Wednesday, angry at government hiring practices and a lack of money they claim...

Colombia Returns Stolen Hospital Equipment to Greece

Six of the sixteen pieces of medical equipment that were stolen from four hospitals in Greece were returned by the Colombian authorities on Wednesday. Among...

PODEIN Reports Greece’s Public Hospitals Understaffed, Lacking Vital Diagnostic Equipment

Public hospitals in Greece are facing major shortages of everything from staff to equipment, according to a report published by the Federation of Public Hospital...

Greek Patients Wait for Surgery for 16 Months on Average

The economic crisis has hit medical care the hardest. After six years of austerity, Greece's public hospitals and clinics are low on staff, medicine...

Greek PM Tsipras Announces Abolition of €5 Fee to Access Hospitals and Hiring of...

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras visited the Health Ministry on April 2, announcing that his SYRIZA-led government will improve public health care in the...

Greek Health Min.: Participation in Medicine Cost Will Be Based on Income Criteria

Greece 's Health Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis, speaking on Tuesday to private Mega and ANT1 TV stations, clarified that he is in favor of the...

Grant to Greek State Hospitals for Upgrading Radiation Therapy Equipment

A special grant of 16 million euros by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation will allow seven state hospitals in Greece to upgrade their radiation therapy...

Greek Finance Ministry Amplifies School and Hospital Heating Funding

The Greek Ministry of Finance announced today that the State Treasury has approved a 51.5 million euro fund packaged to cover the increased heating...

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