eHealth strategy of the Finnish Nurses Association


Finnish Nurses Association has published its eHealth strategy 2015-2020. Now the strategy is available also in English.

The aim of the strategy is to focus public discussion on the role of nurses in the development and realisation of eHealth services and strengthening the involvement of citizens in self-care and self-management.

Senior lecturer Outi Ahonen acted as the chair of the eHealth expert working group.

- We wanted to make a strategy that will help to develop the eHealth services in everyday life, in everyday nursing, Ahonen describes the aim of the working group.

Merja Merasto, president of the Finnish Nurses Association emphasizes that the association wants to promote the dvelopment of eHealth services.

- I see that one of the main tasks is to change the attitude climate to be more favorable.


Read the whole strategy.