№2, 2017

Makrufa Sh. Hajirahimova M. S., Aybaniz S. Aliyeva

Modern information technologies create new opportunities for helthcare. Their implementation in the healthcare is rapidly changing the diagnosis and treatment methods, the forms of doctors’ interaction with patients and other doctors, the organization of treatment and restoration of health. Demands to more precise guideline principles of establishing the electronic health institutions and services has made it necessary to develop the national concepts and strategies in this field. This paper studies the e-health strategies and concepts of the international organizations and some developed countries. It also analyzes the current situation in the informatization of healthcare in Azerbaijan and proposes some recommendations in this regard (pp.73-82).

Keywords:e-health, e-health records, health information systems, e- prescription, big data.
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