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E-Health Program for All

The Electronic Health Record is expected to become operational in six months and all paper insurance booklets will be replaced with digital cards by then
E-Health Program for All
E-Health Program for All

Iran’s conventional healthcare system should become fully electronic in six months. 
During a press conference in Tehran last week, President Hassan Rouhani referred to the move as another push toward realizing an electronic government. 
Rouhani announced that as per the plan, Electronic Health Record should become operational and all paper insurance booklets should be replaced with digital cards by then, reported.
EHR is a joint project implemented by ICT Ministry and Iran's Social Security Organization aimed at digitizing health services. It is a real-time, patient-oriented digital record that makes information available instantly and securely to authorized users.


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