SIP 2014 Symposium: Message by Italian Ministry Beatrice Lorenzin
Nick Ross, Marco Spizzichino – SIP
Dr Spizzichino read the message by Italian Minister for Health Beatrice Lorenzin. “You are hear to help us reach one of the Presidency objectives”, he states, that is to create a model to offer multidisciplinary assistance for patients that are undergoing palliative care and pain therapy through a network. The main point of the meeting of EU ministers was around the necessity to create networks for palliative care, information and monitoring systems, ensure access to painkillers and opioids, and raise awareness through European days.