ASK-Fälle

IGES Institute

Straight to hospital despite open practices

Millions of cases of hospital treatment could be avoided with more consistent ambulatory care. Every year, there are 1.765 million cases of hospital admissions of patients with diseases that could, in principle, be treated on an ambulatory basis. These patients are admitted to hospital on week days even though doctors’ practices are open normally. » Details

IGES Institute

IGES Institute

Innovation Day: incentives for shaping future mobility in the Rhine-Neckar region

With a clear vote for regional public transport passenger services and for innovative mobility services, numerous stakeholders discussed the further development of a public transport and mobility plan for the Rhine-Neckar region. » Details

ASK-Fälle

IGES Institute

Straight to hospital despite open practices

Millions of cases of hospital treatment could be avoided with more consistent ambulatory care. Every year, there are 1.765 million cases of hospital admissions of patients with diseases that could, in principle, be treated on an ambulatory basis. These patients are admitted to hospital on week days even though doctors’ practices are open normally. » Details

Health insurance

IGES Institute

Mandatory health insurance for self-employed people : over one million new SHI members

As a part of the health insurance reform discussions, IGES experts have investigated the significance of around 3.4 million self-employed people. » Details

Sick benefits

IGES Institute

Reports: restricting both too high and too low sick benefits

Experts have presented a new calculation system for predicting health insurances’ financial needs more accurately in future. In contrast to the current system, they especially recommend including diseases as well as members’ individual incomes. » Details

Health insurance funds

IGES Institute

Young working people often change health insurances

Young working people without a family of their own change their health insurance particularly often. Three out of four people in this age group have changed health insurance at least once before the age of 40, and every tenth person has even changed three times. » Details

White Book Obesity

IGES Institute

Experts: reducing obstacles for treating obesity

Experts are concerned about the growing number of adults suffering from extreme obesity. They therefore demand nationwide, optimally networked and better financed obesity care in Germany. IGES Institute scientists concluded this in a white paper on obesity. » Details

IGES Competence Center Innovation Fund

  • Using systematic benefit assessment to find the best project for the Innovation Fund
  • New dimensions in health care research
  • Planing Innovation Fund projects now
  • Thought-provoking impulse: import of innovative care concepts
Hirndoping
AiM

AiM

Assessment in Medicine

Evidence based reimbursement of medical devices » Details

CSG

CSG

Clinical Study Group

Clinical research that doesn't lose sight of the big picture » Details

IMC clinicon

IMC clinicon

IMC clinicon

Analysis and consulting for hospitals » Details

Auditorium Friedrichstraße

Auditorium Friedrichstraße

Congress Center IGES Group

At the Interface of Science, Politics and Culture. Conferences. Meetings. Events. » Details