If you give your consent, the professionals treating you will also see your data. When your prescription medicines and test results are available to the healthcare professionals looking after you, there is no need to take the same tests over again. With the Kanta services, healthcare professionals have more time to focus on looking after you.
The data in the Kanta services consists of
- the medical records and prescriptions recorded by healthcare professionals
- wellbeing data you have saved yourself with applications
- in the future, also social welfare data.
You can browse this data yourself in My Kanta pages.
Kanta services enable sharing of information
The Kanta services are used by public and private healthcare providers and pharmacies, and may also be used by pharmacies in other European countries. With Kanta, the data is always up-to-date and available in a care situation. Kanta is beneficial to you even if you don't use information technology yourself. Smooth flow of information in the healthcare services enables a better quality of care.
Your data saved in the Kanta services is processed in a reliable and secure manner. The data is processed by pharmacies and social welfare and healthcare professionals. Viewing of the data always requires a client or care relationship.