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The organization of health care in Belgian prisons

KCE study 2015-50 (HSR)

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Principal(s): 
Federaal Kenniscentrum voor de Gezondheidszorg (KCE)
Year: 
2016
Promoter(s) IRCP: 
Tom Vander Beken
Freya Vander Laenen
Researcher(s) - IRCP: 
Vincent Eechaudt
Summary: 

The research project as a whole aims at analysing the current health care services in prison, with a particular emphasis on availability, comprehensibility, reachability, continuity, quality and legality. The IRCP was asked to report on the legal tensions and incompatibilities between prison legislation and legal provisions relating to qualitative health care in the general population.

keyword(s): 
healthcare, prison, patient rights