Improving quality of pre-hospital and hospital emergency services

The project improves the emergency care system in Romania by strengthening the current continuous education for emergency care, develop the integrated emergency dispatcher training system and by improving the knowledge of the population regarding the emergency services in Romania.

Pays/région Thème Période Budget
Accroître la sécurité sociale
01.12.2017 - 30.06.2019
CHF 1'197'748
Groupes cibles Emergency services dispatchers emergency physician-nurse teams at pre-hospital and hospital levels, paramedics, professional associations and government bodies (regulatory environment).

First activity of the project will be to contact and contract the  project partner from Kuopio for their supporting services related to the development of 2 Dispatcher Training Simulator Centers in Romania. Then the Romanian and Finish experts will develop and implement the training of trainers program and the stepdown training. Following that the Romanian and international experts will develop further training implementation strategy and an implementation plan of this strategy. Equipment and training materials needed for proper functioning of the training centers will be procured and training programs implemented in triage, Emergency Department management and disaster preparedness.

The activities to inform population regarding the emergency services will be supported by the dedicated unit of the Department of Emergency Situation and the technical assistance of the EA experts. Communication materials and a website development will be part of the capacity development at the level of the Department of the Emergency Situations.


Principaux résultats attendus:  

  • Dispatch training curriculum agreed and training implementation plan implemented
  • Train of trainers implemented
  • Step down training implemented
  • Strategy and instruments for emergency dispatchers training in Romania developed
  • Equipment and training materials needed for proper functioning of the training centers are in place
  • Training programs implemented in triage, ED management and disaster preparedness
  • Information materials and campaign for population developed and implemented

Direction/office fédéral responsable DDC
Crédit Contribution suisse à l'UE élargie
Partenaire de projet Partenaire contractuel
Institution universitaire et de recherche suisse
  • Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

Budget Phase en cours Budget de la Suisse CHF   1'197'748 Budget suisse déjà attribué CHF   0
Phases du projet Phase 6 01.12.2017 - 30.06.2019   (Phase en cours) Phase 5 08.02.2016 - 30.06.2019   (Phase en cours) Phase 4 15.07.2015 - 31.12.2018   (Completed) Phase 2 01.01.2014 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 1 01.03.2014 - 29.02.2016   (Completed)