Strengthening of the technological infrastructure and of the tools for data collection, data processing, data analysis and simulation

What is the goal of the investment?

Empower the Electronic Health Report (EHR) to ensure its circulation throughout the national territory and strengthen the New Healthcare information System (NSIS), the infrastructure and instruments through which the Ministry monitors ELC (Essential Levels of Care) and schedules health services. Through the general practitioners' work, data collection will be standardised and clinical charts will be constantly updated . In addition, a central archive will be created, providing financial support to the Regions that adopt the EHR platform.

Total investment cost 1.67 million
  • Reduce the gaps in standards of living
  • Youth
Additional Details

The  Electronic Health  Report will include the patient's entire clinical history, helping the ASL [Local Health Authority] analyse clinical data and improve the provision of health services  The project includes ongoing initiatives to roll out the electronic healthcare card system and to design the infrastructure for EHR interoperability and management. Additionally, the Ministry of Health's technological infrastructure for data analysis will be implemented to ensure ELS, thereby enhancing the New Healthcare Information System (NSIS), i.e.. the Ministry of Health's infrastructure and analytical tools to monitor the ELS programming of healthcare assistance services based on the population's needs.   The collection and production of NSIS data at the local level will be enhanced, along with the development of advanced analytical tools to study phenomena and improve capacity for scheduling health services and detecting emerging illnesses. Lastly, a national platform for telemedicine services will be created. 

What are the benefits?

A digitalised and more technological health system will allow:
  • Electronic Health Record circulated throughout Italy to make data available at all times
  • Digital clinical charts
  • Creation of a central archive for patient data
  • A more efficient healthcare system, capable of producing forecast data
  • Health condition information, with constant digital updates

Key steps and Expenses envisaged

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