A great number of diseases, and the concomitant health care expenditure, could be avoided with the corresponding prevention measures.

 

Prevention 

The Federal Ministry of Health lays a special store by the improvement of prevention in Germany. Find here an overview on prevention measurements.

 
Foto: Ärztin zeigt Stetoskop in die Kamera

Preventive Health Care Act 

An integral part of the Act to Strengthen Health Promotion and Preventive Health Care entered into force on 25th July 2015. Read more about the strategy implemented by the ministry.