Error in Medisoft Perearst3 Software
The faulty software used by family doctors has resulted in erroneous documents in the health information system.
Smart time finder solution launched in the national e-booking system
A new time finder solution for finding doctors’ appointments has been launched in the national e-booking system. Provisionally, the time finder is looking for specialist appointments for the six most in-demand services in five medical institutions.
As of May, HOIA app will be deactivated
As of 2 May, the HOIA mobile phone app will cease to function, after having been downloaded by more than 300,000 Estonians and having been used to notify users that they had come into close contact with individuals who had been infected with COVID-19.
As of May, the Health Board will stop publishing daily COVID-19 statistics, providing a weekly overview of the infection situation
As of May, PCR testing in Estonia will focus on risk groups, which is why there is no longer a need to communicate the number of daily positive tests. A more comprehensive view of the spread of infectious diseases can be found in the Health Board's weekly summary, which is published every Tuesday.
TEHIK opened a new office
Estonia's fastest growing IT building – the Health and Welfare Information Systems Centre (TEHIK) – opened a new modern office in a historic limestone building.