The Strategic document that will constitute a new instrument for planning and coordination of actions related to the computerisation of activities taken by the entities which implement public tasks is „Integrated Informatisation of State Programme”. The document has already been prepared and it is currently consulted as part of the tasks of the Ministry of Administration and Digitalization. The Integrated Informatisation of State Programme includes comprehensive government actions aimed at providing the society with high quality electronic services offered by public institutions, also in the healthcare sector.
The issues concerning the development of information technologies (IT) were included in the „Efficient State Strategy 2020”, adopted by means of resolution on 12 February 2013. The substantive scope of the „Efficient State Strategy” applies to institutional issues connected with healthcare, on-line provision of public administration services, informatisation, cybercrime, the use of ICT in the administration of planning strategy improvement and implementation of public policies.
The main directions of informatisation in healthcare along with their description (according to the state at the time of writing) and the elements implemented pursuant to the Act on health information systems are presented in a document entitled „Directions of Informatisation of „e-Health in Poland” for the years 2011 – 2015″.