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News Estonia » Health: Estonia ranks high in social justice index – but not everything is peachy

News channel or source: http://estonianworld.com/life/estonia-ranks-high-in-social-justice-index-but-not-everything-is-peachy/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Estonia ranks 12th in this year’s Bertelsmann Foundation’s Social Justice in the EU index; however, the country ranks lowest in health-related issues, like the people’s healthy lifespan and inequality across income groups. “Across the six social ...

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Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

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News Estonia » Health: Ex-Estonian president: Other countries staying silent over digital ID flaws

News channel or source: http://www.itpro.co.uk/security/29898/ex-estonian-president-other-countries-staying-silent-over-digital-id-flaws
Publication date: onday 13 November 2017

However, some disruptions may occur in hospitals in the coming weeks, which is why we ask for understanding from patients - this step will protect your data," said Jevgeni Ossinovski, Estonian minister for health and labour.

News Estonia » Health: Estonia ranks high in social justice index – but not everything is peachy - Estonian World (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://estonianworld.com/life/estonia-ranks-high-in-social-justice-index-but-not-everything-is-peachy/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Estonian World (press release) (blog)Estonia ranks high in social justice index – but not everything is peachyEstonian World (press release) (blog)Estonia ranks 12th in this year's Bertelsmann Foundation's Social Justice in the EU index; however, the country ranks lowest in health-related issues, like the people's healthy lifespan and inequality across income groups. “Across the six social ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonia's ID card crisis: How e-state's poster child got into and out of trouble

News channel or source: http://www.zdnet.com/article/estonias-id-card-scrisis-how-e-states-poster-child-got-into-and-out-of-trouble/
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

Estonian experts started immediately assessing the risks ... Access to e-services such as the health registry, banking or tax systems was restricted until the certificates had been updated. To guarantee that e-government continued to function, about ...

News Estonia » Health: Third Committee Approves 11 Draft Resolutions, as Tensions around Safe Drinking Water, Youth Policies Force ... - Reliefweb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/world/third-committee-approves-11-draft-resolutions-tensions-around-safe-drinking-water-youth
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Third Committee Approves 11 Draft Resolutions, as Tensions around Safe Drinking Water, Youth Policies Force ...ReliefwebSenegal's delegate, in calling for the vote, said the Third Committee should decide whether information and services on sexual and reproductive health were important. However, Estonia's delegate, on behalf of the European Union, expressed regret before ...

News Estonia » Health: Why the U.S. should — but won’t — eliminate cheap booze like Scotland did

News channel or source: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/why-the-us-should-but-wont-eliminate-cheap-booze-like-scotland-did-2017-11-17
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Estonia, Northern Ireland and Ireland. And if public health advocates had their way, America would join that list. Why are people advocating for a price floor on alcohol? A price floor sets the lowest possible price a retailer can sell a product for ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonia opens office of honorary consul in Edinburgh - The Baltic Course

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/baltic_states/?doc=135150
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

The Baltic CourseEstonia opens office of honorary consul in EdinburghThe Baltic CourseEstonia's honorary consul is IT industry executive Peter Ferry, who is a founder of the technology company Wallet.Services. With his strong connection to Estonia, the honorary consul is eagerly promoting the digital and industry links between Estonia ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonia Invalidates Digital Certificates Over Crypto Crack

News channel or source: https://www.bankinfosecurity.com/researchers-speed-up-infineon-encryption-key-attack-a-10440
Publication date: uesday 07 November 2017

"Our first priority is the protection of people's health data, which is why blocking the certificates is the only conceivable option," Jevgeni Ossinovski, Estonia's minister for health and labor, says in a news release, announcing the Nov. 3 block.

News Estonia » Health: Estonian President visits - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/223693/
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

The New TimesEstonian President visitsThe New TimesThe visit is part of an African tour which also took her to Ethiopia, where she met with the country's leaders and officials of the African Union, according to a Tuesday statement from the office of the Estonian President. In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonian President visits

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/223693/
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

increased efficiency in the health care system, and reduction of paperwork in hospitals and pharmacies. In 2013, 95 per cent of all prescriptions in the country were being issued electronically. Presently, Estonia holds the presidency of the Council of the ...

News Estonia » Health: Health at a Glance: Where Ireland stands in the OECD - Irish Medical Times

News channel or source: https://www.imt.ie/news/health-glance-ireland-stands-oecd-15-11-2017/
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Irish Medical TimesHealth at a Glance: Where Ireland stands in the OECDIrish Medical TimesIn general, OECD members showed improvement in five-year net survival for colon and rectal cancers. In Health at a Glance, some countries show a considerable improvement, including Ireland, Chile, Lithuania, Korea, Denmark and Estonia for colon cancer, ...

News Estonia » Health: Ahead of flu season, flu vaccines in Estonia already sold out

News channel or source: http://news.err.ee/641198/ahead-of-flu-season-flu-vaccines-in-estonia-already-sold-out
Publication date: onday 06 November 2017

Marketing authorization holders have notified the State Agency of Medicines of the opportunity to bring additional stocks of both vaccines to Estonia, together more than 15,000 doses thereof. Not the first time Health Board spokesperson Iiris Saluri noted ...

News Estonia » Health: Killer opioid to be banned in EU - Times of Malta

News channel or source: https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20171115/health-fitness/killer-opioid-to-be-banned-in-eu.663202
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Times of MaltaKiller opioid to be banned in EUTimes of MaltaIn the study leading up the decision, a total of 29 serious adverse events associated with furanylfentanyl were reported by four member states (Estonia, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom) and Norway: 10 acute intoxications and 19 deaths. The decision of ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonian official: Coalition of the willing can ‘drive’ healthcare data in Europe

News channel or source: http://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/estonian-official-a-coalition-of-the-willing-can-drive-healthcare-data-in-europe/
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

Speaking on the sidelines of the European Health Forum in Gastein last week (4-6 October), Ain Aaviksoo, who is responsible for e-services and innovation in Estonia’s Ministry of Social Affairs, talked about the importance of healthcare digitalisation ...

News Estonia » Health: Life expectancy in OECD, Japan, Spain, Switzerland highest, Latvia and Mexico bottom - Gears Of Biz

News channel or source: http://gearsofbiz.com/life-expectancy-in-oecd-japan-spain-switzerland-highest-latvia-and-mexico-bottom/195024
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

Life expectancy in OECD, Japan, Spain, Switzerland highest, Latvia and Mexico bottomGears Of BizThe latest OCED “Health at a Glance” report 2017 has found that countries that have a higher national income that spend more on health have longer life expectancies compared to those who do not. However many other factors also contribute to life ...and more »

News Estonia » Health: Estonia opens office of honorary consul in Edinburgh

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/baltic_states/?doc=135150
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

"There is a mutual interest in the areas of e-governance, e-health services and cyber security. For Estonian companies, partnerships with Scottish businesses could open the door to the United Kingdom's market," she said. The opening of the honorary consul ...

News Estonia » Health: How a teen is taking on antibiotic resistance - swissinfo.ch

News channel or source: https://www.swissinfo.ch/eng/antibiotic-awareness-week_how-a-teen-is-taking-on-antibiotic-resistance/43627010
Publication date: Sunday 12 November 2017

swissinfo.chHow a teen is taking on antibiotic resistanceswissinfo.chThe World Health Organization (WHO)external link defines antimicrobial resistance as occurring “when microorganisms (such as bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites) change when they are exposed to antimicrobial drugs (such as antibiotics, antifungals ...and more »

News Estonia » Health: Blockchain reaction

News channel or source: https://www.nashvillepost.com/business/nashville-post-magazine/article/20983343/blockchain-reaction
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

And in Estonia, considered one of the world’s most digitized countries, shareholders of companies listed on the Tallinn Stock Exchange use a blockchain-based service to electronically vote at annual meetings. When it comes to health care, blockchain ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonia e-Residency scheme hits new high - ITProPortal

News channel or source: https://www.itproportal.com/news/estonia-e-residency-scheme-hits-new-high/
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

ITProPortalEstonia e-Residency scheme hits new highITProPortalEstonia launched its e-Residency scheme back in 2015 as a way to help foreign citizens benefit from a number of online services such as health programs, along with offering entrepreneurs access to advantageous business laws and regulations when ...

News Estonia » Health: Estonia supports children suffering from the humanitarian crisis in eastern Ukraine - ReliefWeb

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/ukraine/estonia-supports-children-suffering-humanitarian-crisis-eastern-ukraine
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

Estonia supports children suffering from the humanitarian crisis in eastern UkraineReliefWebThe named donations will be used to provide shelter and basic necessities and to fund projects in the field of education, child protection and health care. “More than three years of conflict in eastern Ukraine have caused a humanitarian crisis and the ...