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Services and use

The Patient Data Repository is a healthcare service data system in active use, and it is used with the patient records system. It allows centralised electronic archiving of patient records and long-term storage of the data.

Priorities of the Kanta Services

In 2021, the development of the Kanta Services focuses on tasks connected to coronavirus pandemic, the Client Data Act, and the development of My Kanta Pages.

Instructions for professionals

Instructions and information on the Kanta Services and My Kanta Pages for healthcare and social welfare professionals.

Patient Data Repository

The Patient Data Repository is a healthcare service data system in active use, and it is used with the patient records system.

Client data archive for social welfare services

The Kanta Services to be made available to the social welfare services are the client data archive for social welfare services and the citizen’s online service My Kanta Pages.

Archivist’s User Interface

The Archivist’s User Interface is a web user interface, providing a view to the controller's data in the Patient Data Repository and the client data archive for social welfare services.

Prescription

All prescriptions must be issued electronically. A prescription may be issued in paper format only during disruptions and in exceptional situations. The pharmacy will record the paper prescription in the Prescription Centre in connection with dispensing it.

Kelain

Kelain is a service that enables issuing of electronic prescriptions. It is a good alternative for private use by a doctor or dentist who is not employed by the healthcare service or who does not operate as an independent professional practitioner.

My Kanta Pages Personal Health Record

Personal Health Record is a Kanta service in which users may enter information on their wellbeing. In future users may give their consent to social and healthcare service providers for the use of the data in support of decisions concerning their health and wellbeing, as well as an aid for diagnostic purposes.