Primary health care

Primary health care is health care received in the community, usually from family doctors, community nurses, staff in local clinics or other health professionals. It should be universally accessible to individuals and families by means acceptable to them, with their full participation and at a cost that the community and country can afford.

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Community pharmacists on the frontline of health care

On World Pharmacists’ Day, Gilles’s story illustrates the frontline role that community pharmacists are increasingly playing in delivering health care.

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WHO European Centre for Primary Health Care

Division of Health Systems and Public Health, Kazakhstan

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Video - Primary health care throughout our life

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