Hanne-Loore Härma emphasizing the possibility for cross-border exchange of electronic prescriptions
The Estonian accounting news magazine Raamatupidamisuudised (8/2018) has published an overview by senior associate Hanne-Loore Härma on recently enforced legal amendments, including to the Healthcare Administration Act and the Medicines Act, enabling the exchange of electronic prescriptions and treatment data (medical history, for instance) between EU Member States via virtual data exchange platform. This will ensure a better quality of service for patients as well as healthcare service providers and pharmacies.
The article is also introducing amendments to Copyright Act; Alcohol, Tobacco, Fuel and Electricity Excise Act; VAT Act; etc.
Full article is available for subscribers of Raamatupidamisuudised.