Remedies for information absence – systems integration Āris Āriņš Need for system integration in health industry Establish connection with patients 24x7 Improve work efficiency, reduce costs Provide health care services remotely Gather complete information in timely manner Exchange data without interrupting operations Make better decisions based on available data Plan development of health care State Information System Integrator (VISI) Advantages of integrated IS? Existing information systems can be used to deliver new services Ready to use solution from VISI Information is entered at source, but can be received anywhere Duplicate information is not stored Chalenges creating e-Health services Legal chalenges Administrative chalenges Tehnological chalenges E-Health coordinating body must be created Bussines process optimisation Central IS for eHelath must be created Regulatory base Customer service must be changed Infrastructure for service providing must be created Rules for colaboration between organisations Internal proceses must be changed Existing distributed systems must be integrated IS for support of internal processes must be created Important to... Ensure financing Achieve support from leading organizations in healthcare industry Ensure coordination of different projects in e-Health Remember experience of VISI implementation Make electronic services more available and easy to use Thank you for attention! JSC “RIX Technologies” Lacplesa street 35 Riga, LV-1011, Latvia Tel. +371 7142990 Fax +371 7142991 E-mail: [email protected] WEB: www.rixtech.lv We are open for cooperation!