Photo: Minister Hermann Gröhe with several copies of the health guide

Online Health Guide

The online guide informs asylum seekers about healthcare in Germany and provides practical advice to prevent infections and diseases.

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The Electronic Health Card

After intensive preparation, the statutory health insurance funds commenced with the distribution of the health card.

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Drinking Water

In Germany, drinking water must satisfy stringent quality requirements. The Drinking Water Ordinance specifies these requirements.

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National health goals

Health goals are a supplementary steering tool in the health care system.

Mobile Health Apps

The objective of "Chances and Risks of Mobile Health Apps (CHARISMHA)" was to identify fields of action for promoting meaningful use and recommend measures to minimise risks.