DIGIMPACT

DIGIMPACT i.e. The Development of a Methodolgy for Assessing the Influences of the Electronic Healthcare Message Exchange System in Estonia

GENERAL PROJECT INFORMATION

Applicant: Estonian eHealth Foundation
Partners: Ministry of Social Affairs of Estonia and the Estonian Health Insurance Fund
Project period: 01.09.2008-30.04.2010
Project's budget: 2 250 000 EEK

The project is financed (90%) 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."

Sub-measure: Developing strategic leadership capacity

PROJECT RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT WORK

The research & development work of the project is carried out by PRAXIS Centre for Policy Studies, Institute of Clinical Medicine of Tallinn University of Technology, and Estonian eHealth Foundation.

PROJECT RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT RELATED ACTIVITIES

The research & development work of the project is carried out by PRAXIS Centre for Policy Studies, Institute of Clinical Medicine of Tallinn University of Technology, and Estonian eHealth Foundation. The research & development work of the project is lead by the PRAXIS Centre for Policy Studies.

    The analysis to evaluate the impact of eHealth will be carried out in four phases within the framework of the research & development work:
  1. Development of methodology
  2. Analysis of estimated impact
  3. Pilot analysis of Health Information System's first results
  4. Developing policy recommendations

CONTACT:

Monika Tartu
Project Manager
monika at e-tervis.ee