Health and Social Protection Services to be Digitalized

2023-09-07 11:09:51

Ulaanbaatar, September 7, 2023 /MONTSAME/. Ministers and deputy ministers for communications and digital transition from over 70 countries took part in the Tallin Digital Summit on September 5, 2023. This year's summit was organized under the theme "Strengthening Democracy and Renewing Technological Agenda."


During his working visit to the Republic of Estonia, Minister of Digital Development and Communications N. Uchral met with the management of the Health and Welfare Information Systems Center and got acquainted with its activities.


The Minister was interested in the experience of digitalization of health and social protection services in Estonia and made a proposal to cooperate in introducing them in Mongolia. In particular, he proposed to cooperate in the areas of data-based decision-making in the provision and establishment of social care and benefits, use of artificial intelligence, IT audit and conclusion of systems with overlapped investments in the health sector, and re-engineering of existing systems.


The Health and Welfare Information Systems Center expressed its readiness to cooperate in the above areas. This Center (TEHIK) works in partnership with such organizations as the Ministry of Health, Social Insurance Council, National Institute of Health Development, Department of Clinical Medicine to introduce new digital services, reports the Ministry of Digital Development and Communications.