Ministry of Health (Croatia)
The health system in the Republic of Croatia will improve the quality of life and create
conditions for economic growth through the preservation and improvement of the health of each individual and the entire population. Respecting the fact that health is affected by a large number of factors outside the health system, the health system will strengthen its capacity to collaborate with other sectors and improve its own reshaping capacity to respond to new health challenges and needs of the population.
The health system of the Republic of Croatia will implement measures for the protection and improvement of health and the treatment and rehabilitation of patients in an effective and rational manner, always guided by scientifically based knowledge. The system will give patients
central and active role, and will be based on high ethical and moral norms.
Protection, preservation and improvement of the health of the population, including as a special
group the working age population through protection of public health interest, early identification of risks of diseases and occupational diseases related to work, prevention of diseases, injuries at work and treatment and rehabilitation of the sick.See more