Bernd Rechel

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ageing in the European Union
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1312-22. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Migration and health in an increasingly diverse Europe
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, and European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1235-45. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Health and health systems in the Commonwealth of Independent States
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1145-55. 2013
  4. pmc Perceived challenges to public health in Central and Eastern Europe: a qualitative analysis
    Jacqueline Müller-Nordhorn
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 12:311. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Lessons from two decades of health reform in Central Asia
    B Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 27:281-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Monitoring migrant health in Europe: a narrative review of data collection practices
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy 105:10-6. 2012
  7. pmc Access to health care for Roma children in Central and Eastern Europe: findings from a qualitative study in Bulgaria
    Boika Rechel
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, UK
    Int J Equity Health 8:24. 2009
  8. pmc Regulatory barriers to equity in a health system in transition: a qualitative study in Bulgaria
    Boika Rechel
    Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:219. 2011
  9. pmc Access to and utilisation of GP services among Burmese migrants in London: a cross-sectional descriptive study
    Nyein Chan Aung
    Epidemiology and Public Health Department, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:285. 2010
  10. pmc Hospital capacity planning: from measuring stocks to modelling flows
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:632-6. 2010

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Ageing in the European Union
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1312-22. 2013
    ..Ageing of the health workforce is another challenge, and policies will need to be pursued that meet the particular needs of older workers (ie, those aged 50 years or older) while recruiting young practitioners...
  2. doi request reprint Migration and health in an increasingly diverse Europe
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, and European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1235-45. 2013
    ..Improvement of migrant health and provision of access for migrants to appropriate health services is not without challenges, but knowledge about what steps need to be taken to achieve these aims is increasing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health and health systems in the Commonwealth of Independent States
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Lancet 381:1145-55. 2013
    ..However, major challenges remain, such as frequent private out-of-pocket payments for health care and underdeveloped systems for improvement of quality of care...
  4. pmc Perceived challenges to public health in Central and Eastern Europe: a qualitative analysis
    Jacqueline Müller-Nordhorn
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Public Health 12:311. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to explore perceptions of public health experts from Central and Eastern European countries on public health challenges in their countries...
  5. doi request reprint Lessons from two decades of health reform in Central Asia
    B Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy Plan 27:281-7. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Monitoring migrant health in Europe: a narrative review of data collection practices
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Health Policy 105:10-6. 2012
    ..This article reviews how far current data collection systems in the European Union (EU) allow to monitor migrant health...
  7. pmc Access to health care for Roma children in Central and Eastern Europe: findings from a qualitative study in Bulgaria
    Boika Rechel
    School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, UK
    Int J Equity Health 8:24. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Regulatory barriers to equity in a health system in transition: a qualitative study in Bulgaria
    Boika Rechel
    Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:219. 2011
    ..Our study explored perceptions of regulatory barriers to equity in Bulgarian child health services...
  9. pmc Access to and utilisation of GP services among Burmese migrants in London: a cross-sectional descriptive study
    Nyein Chan Aung
    Epidemiology and Public Health Department, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, 4002 Basel, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:285. 2010
    ..Our cross-sectional study explored access to and utilisation of General Practice (GP) services by Burmese migrants residing in London...
  10. pmc Hospital capacity planning: from measuring stocks to modelling flows
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:632-6. 2010
    ..However, they need to be underpinned by a better understanding of the flows of patients, work and goods within a hospital, the bottlenecks that occur, and translation of this understanding into new capacity planning tools...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are the health Millennium Development Goals appropriate for Eastern Europe and Central Asia?
    Bernd Rechel
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Health Policy 73:339-51. 2005
    ..In addition, countries, with support from the international community, must improve the quality of vital registration data to enable more accurate estimation of the disease burden...
  12. pmc The effects of dictatorship on health: the case of Turkmenistan
    Bernd Rechel
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Med 5:21. 2007
    ..This paper asks whether the health crisis in Turkmenistan is attributable to the consequences of the dictatorship under president Niyazov, who died in 2006...
  13. doi request reprint The impact of health facilities on healthcare workers' well-being and performance
    Bernd Rechel
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1025-34. 2009
    ..The needs of healthcare workers should be taken into account at the initial design stage of health facilities, ideally though direct involvement or meaningful consultation...
  14. doi request reprint Health reform in central and eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London, UK
    Lancet 374:1186-95. 2009
    ..Of crucial importance is that lessons are learnt from experiences of countries to enable development of health systems that meet present and future health needs of populations...
  15. doi request reprint International involvement and national health governance: the basic benefit package in Tajikistan
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 70:1928-32. 2010
    ..A key challenge for national health governance is the limited technical and institutional capacity of the Ministry of Health and further efforts are needed to build national capacity...
  16. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS in the countries of the former Soviet Union: societal and attitudinal challenges
    Bernd Rechel
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, UK
    Cent Eur J Public Health 18:110-5. 2010
    ..More needs to be done to document challenges to HIV prevention and treatment programmes across the region, so that policy interventions can be more effective...
  17. doi request reprint Responding to diversity: an exploratory study of migrant health policies in Europe
    Philipa Mladovsky
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE, UK
    Health Policy 105:1-9. 2012
    ..The analysis of migrant health policies in Europe is still in its infancy and there is an urgent need to monitor the implementation and evaluate the effectiveness of these diverse policies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Good practices in migrant health: the European experience
    Philipa Mladovsky
    LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
    Clin Med 12:248-52. 2012
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  19. doi request reprint Access of Roma to sexual and reproductive health services: qualitative findings from Albania, Bulgaria and Macedonia
    Manuela Colombini
    Department of Population Studies, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Glob Public Health 7:522-34. 2012
    ..There is also a need for overcoming racial discrimination, improving awareness and information and addressing gender inequalities...
  20. pmc Health in south-eastern Europe: a troubled past, an uncertain future
    Bernd Rechel
    European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppei Street, London WC 1E 7HT, England
    Bull World Health Organ 82:539-46. 2004
    ..Furthermore, we also recommend that agencies working in post-conflict situations should invest in developing and maintaining online databases that would be useful to others working in the area...
  21. pmc Development assistance for health in central and eastern European Region
    Marc Suhrcke
    WHO European Office for Investment for Health and Development, Venice, Italy
    Bull World Health Organ 83:920-7. 2005
    ..We aimed to quantify development assistance for health to countries of central and eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CEE-CIS)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fighting tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS in Northeast Europe: sustainable collaboration or political rhetoric?
    Lars Rowe
    The Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Lysaker, Norway
    Eur J Public Health 16:609-14. 2006
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