La rete SOLE e le ipotesi di sviluppo - E-Health networks are more and more widely distributed in Italy. SOLE network, Sanità On LinE in Italian language, is enabling the connection among the 74% of General practitioners (GP) and the public healthcare systems in Emilia- Romagna region; SOLE will connect the 100% of GP within 2009. In the same year, 2009, the "citizen as patient" will enter in SOLE network as new user, "citizen as user", accessing and managing the Electronic Patient Record (EPR), housing its own case history. SOLE network will provide new services to its users, both for health specialist and the citizen; SOLE network will also be integrated with new healthcare systems, reducing the patient clinical follow-up over time, providing a regional continuing care.
Keywords: General practitioner; citizen; continuing care; Electronic Patient Record (EPR); Electronic Health Record (EHR); Electronic Medical Record (EMR). Parole chiave: medico di base; cittadino; continuità assistenziale; Fascicolo Sanitario Personale (FaSP); dati sanitari elettronici; dati elettronici medici.