Promoting Health

To overcome to the new challenges it faces, Germany’s healthcare system needs stable funding, individuals capable of making informed choices and services that meet actual needs. We carry out projects designed to achieve those goals.


SPOTLIGHT Healthcare - Back Pain

For the “Back Fact Check,” the Bertelsmann Stiftung has taken a close look at the current treatment situation. The Institute for Applied ... read more

Healthcare, Health Expertise, Nursing and Home Care

Eine junge Pflegefachkraft im Gespräch mit einer älteren Dame.


The nursing-care industry in Germany is struggling with international recruitment efforts

German companies remain reluctant to pro-actively recruit foreign workers. However, that is precisely what is needed today, as the example of the nursing-care industry in Germany makes clear. read more


SPOTLIGHT Healthcare - Video Consultations

A study by the Bertelsmann Stiftung shows that video consultations can be an effective tool in outpatient care and that there is a public need ... read more