Jolanta Ewa Bilińska
Jolanta Bilińska – National Health Fund- Lodz, Head of the International Cooperation Department
Mrs Jolanta Bilińska has M.A. in Clinical Psychology. She used to diagnose hospitalised children and teenagers with personal disorders. In early 90”s she started working for regional newspaper – Dziennik Łódzki. She published almost 2000 articles concerning medical issues and politics. She was mostly interested in matters relating to patients’ rights and the way they are observed in health care system. She also raised patients’ awareness of the health care system .
Since the year 2004 she has performed the function of coordinator concerning European Union in National Health Fund in Łódź. Since 2005 she has been the champion leader in in World Alliance for Patient Safety. In 2006 she established Patient Safety Foundation. Its main aim is to promote safety measures in health service as well as to involve patients in the process of treatment, The foundation cooperates with the Ministry of Health, WHO officer and another non-governmental organization which are regarding patients’ matters.
Agnieszka Iwona Jóźwik