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FR36_FR0_The 26th january 2016 act about health system (Touraine law)_2016

Name of the country France
Sector Health
Name of the document (original) Loi n° 2016-41 du 26 janvier 2016 de modernisation de notre système de santé (Loi Touraine)
Name of the document (English) The 26th january 2016 act about health system (Touraine law)
Administrative level National
Type of the document Legislation
Year of adoption 2016
Foreseen duration Unlimited
Sector Health
Territorial unit (NUTS/LAU) FR0
Authority State
Availability in English No
Legally binding Legally binding
SGI coverage SSGI
Integration as a concept Yes
Integration elements
Actors
Policies
Adm. levels
Fin. sources
Others
Description Shared medical files
Major objectives 1. Prevention
2. Health care accessibility
3. Innovation

Le contrat local de santé est mis en œuvre sur un territoire de proximité identifié comme prioritaire à partir d’un diagnostic de santé partagé. Il permet de mobiliser des leviers du champ sanitaire (prévention, soins, médico-social) mais également d’autres politiques publiques (déterminants socio-environnementaux) et s’appuie sur des démarches participatives (démocratie sanitaire et locale).
Short Summary The law is founded on 3 lines : prevention, care accessibility and innovation

1. Prevention
-Parents can choose their doctors for childrent from 0 to 16 in order to promote medical follow-up and enhance prevention for obesity, addictive behaviors …
- Implementation of visual information on nutritional quality of foods
- Setting up of national institute for prevention and intervention in public health
- Access to contraception in high schools

2. Care accessibility
- Extend the third-party payment
- Creation of a national hotline to call a doctor 24/7 to call a doctor or find a health care professional
- The victims will be allowed to defend themselves with “class action”
- Access to the medical file of a deceased patient for his partner

3. Innovation
- Implementation of grouping of hospitals in order to elaborate a joint project and to share missions .
- Settlement of a territorial health care public service, related to local care, care continuity, prevention, mental health and care accessibility for disabled people.
- shared medical file, accessible by the patient
- Improvement of accessibility to health data, as long as it respects privacy protection
Centralised/decentralised Decentralised
Governance model
Public services
Concession
Public-private partnership
Co-operative
Others
Comments
Measures Territorial grouping of hospitals (article 107)

Le contrat local de santé est mis en œuvre sur un territoire de proximité identifié comme prioritaire à partir d’un diagnostic de santé partagé. Il permet de mobiliser des leviers du champ sanitaire (prévention, soins, médico-social) mais également d’autres politiques publiques (déterminants socio-environnementaux) et s’appuie sur des démarches participatives (démocratie sanitaire et locale).
Type of finance
EU
Federal/national
State/cantonal/provincial
Regional
Local
No sources available.
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Public
Stakeholders' list
Federal/national
State/provincial/departmental
Regional
Inter-communal
Local
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