The national health strategy (SNS) was introduced in the Public Health Code (CSP) in 2016. This allows the framework of health policies to be established on a multi-year basis, defining “priority areas of action and objectives to improve health and social protection against diseases” ( article L. 1411-1-1 of the CSP). The SNS is monitored and evaluated annually, and the results are made public.
Launched in early 2018, the previous national health strategy concluded at the end of 2022, in a period marked by the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The news national health strategy (SNS) For the period 2023-2033, it takes into account the lessons learned from the health crisis and the impact it has had on the health status of the population. “Among these lessons, the need to give a particularly important place to public health and prevention in health policies stands out,” indicates the Ministry of Health and Prevention.
A first draft of the SNS was prepared based on the analysis carried out by the Higher Council of Public Health (HCSP) on the health status of the population and its determinants. This text recalls the values and principles that should guide health policies and proposes the guidelines of the new national health strategy.
There are four of these values:
- The Solidarity,
The SNS is organized around three main objectives:
- Enable our fellow citizens to live longer in good health, through prevention, health promotion and support at all ages of life;
- Satisfy the health needs of everyone, throughout the territory, with an adapted health and medical-social offer;
- Make our health system more resilient and better prepared to face ecological challenges and crises.
The SNS will also include four specific components. Namely:
- A specific health component for children and adolescents,
- An overseas section,
- A Corsican section,
- A specific health strategy to support the armed forces.
In accordance with the legislation, this project national health strategy It is now subject to public consultation. Ouverte le 8 septembre 2023, this consultation will allow you to collect the notices and recommendations of all French and French priorities, orientations and leviers plus the best way to fill these objectives, insists the Ministère de la Santé et de prevention.
The opinions and proposals formulated for the national health strategy (SNS) 2023-2033 It must be sent, before October 2, 2023, to the following address: (email protected).