International Projects

The Estonian eHealth Foundation values international cooperation highly. The Foundation is always looking for new ways to cooperate and share knowledge. Currently the Foundation participates as a partner in several international projects financed from different support programmes.



There are 28 European organizations participating in the CIP PSP’s year 2008 project EHR-QTN i.e. Thematic Network on Quality and Sertification of EHR systems. The project was launched in Februrary 2009, lead partner is EuroRec Institute. See more information here:


The CIP PSP year 2007 project CALLIOPE i.e. CALL for InterOPErability unites 27 partner organizations from across Europe. Project duration is June 2008 - January 2011. See more information here:


As of January this year Estonian eHealth Foundation participates in Regional Telemedicine Forum (RTF) project. The project is financed from programme INTERREG IVC Innovation and Environment Regions of Europe Sharing Solutions. The main purpose of the project is creating an international network that will focus on compiling and implementing telemedicine best practice guidelines. Project partners are from nine different European countries, and the lead partner is Region of Southern Denmark. The project duration is January 2010 to December 2012. Click here to read more about the project activities in 2010.


Smart Open Services for European Patients (epSOS) project is also financed from the ICT PSP programme. In the beginning of next year Estonian eHealth Foundation will join with epSOS project extension epSOS II that is focused on participating partner countries exchange of patient prescription and electronic health record summaries.


The project DIGIMPACT that was carried out during a 20 month period became to an end in April 2010. The process and results of the DIGIMPACT project were discussed at the international e-health conference Have an eHealth Experience in Tallinn! that took place in 2010 October

The project was financed from the European Social Fund (EU Structural Fund period 2007-2013) in the framework of Operational Programme for Human Resource Development under priority of the National Strategic Reference Framework 2007-2013 – "Enhancing administrative capacity."

Click here to read the DIGIMPACT project Final Report.

Training Projects

A project User Training on National Paperless (Electronic) Health Information System led by the Ministry of Social Affairs and financed from the EU Structural Funds was carried out in 2007-2008.

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