OASES project aims to reinforce the capacity of health authorities to reform their health systems and address all the important aspect to successfully tackle the challenges that the medical desert is posing them. Specifically regarding actions focusing on skill mix, task shifting, use of e-health or IT systems, recruitment and retention management and policies in order to guarantee universal coverage also in rural and underserved areas.


In this action OASES also aims to provide a methodological and knowledge contribution to the analysis of the different problems that cause the medical desert, the possible solutions and the process of their implementation.