Nurses have already been recruited from Kosovo and the Philippines as Germany's aging population is putting a big strain on its health services.
The European Union hopes the mandatory emergency call system will help save hundreds of lives and reduce the medical service response time in case of an accident.
Poland has won acclaim for its system to decide which medicines should be funded by taxpayers but still faces challenges in striking the right balance between expertise and transparency on healthcare policies.
Britain ranks behind many other European nations in a global list of health systems published by medical Journal “The Lancet.
A long awaited report into a new Republican healthcare plan claims an estimated 14 million Americans will lose insurance coverage by next year.
The debate over high prices for medical treatments heats up in the United States with two companies - Valeant Pharmaceuticals and Mylan - in the frame.