Hospital social partners - "A sound mind in a sound body - taking care of those who take care of us"

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(Brussels, 28 February 2018)

On 23 and 24 May 2018 the second conference of the HOSPEEM-EPSU project “Promoting effective recruitment and retention policies for health workers in the EU by ensuring access to CPD and healthy and safe workplaces supportive of patient safety and quality care” (2017-2018) will take place in Vilnius (co-organised by EPSU and HOSPEEM and supported by LSDASP).

Final Report

  • Final Report of the Social Partners’ Conference on prevention and reduction of MSD and PSRS@W - "A sound mind in a sound body - Taking care of those who take care of us Vilnius" - 23 & 24 May 2018 - in EN, FR and DE

Media Release + Media Toolkit


Abstracts, graphic recording and photo gallery


  • This is the FINAL Agenda - in EN and LT (as of 16 May 2018)

Here is the related article on the HOSPEEM webpage.


Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Welcome note

  • Rita Zubkevičiūtė, Chief Labour Inspector - Occupational illnesses caused by ergonomic risk factors in diagnoses of Lithuanian healthcare workers - in EN and LT

Plenary 1: Psychosocial Risks and Stress at Work

Thursday, 24 May 2018


Plenary 2: Organisational Climate

Breakout Sessions

Session 1 - PSRS@W

Session 2 - MSD

Session 3 - Organisational Climate

  • Merja Hyvärinen, Legal Adviser (SuPer) - Vuosaari homecare
  • Elize Hooftman, Manager FIER/Capacity Manager (Groene Hart Ziekenhuis) and Elles van der Neut, Team Leader FIER (Groene Hart Ziekenhuis) - Innovative flexible rostering; the right person, in the right place at the right time - in EN and NL
  • Konan Midy and Fabienne Tartaise, Centre Hospitalier Douarnenez, Bretagne (CFDT SSS) - Presentation of trade union work to prevent PSR in the context of “quality of work programmes” (in a public-sector hospital) - in EN and FR

Plenary 3 – Occupational Safety and Health

Closing Panel

This meeting was organised with the financial support of the European Commission

This meeting was organised with the financial support of the European Commission