Data management

Croatia: Stop COVID-19 application now works cross-border

Submitted by siha on Wed, 12/16/2020 - 13:37

Government of the Republic of Croatia (19.11.2020) Cross-border data exchange between the Croatian Stop COVID-19 application and official applications of other EU member states has been established. This makes Croatia the seventh EU country in a row, along with Denmark, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Latvia and Spain, which exchanges "infected keys" through the federation gateway (European Federation Gateway Service) and thus enables anonymous notification of foreign contacts about the risk of infection. 

Regions / Country
croatia
european union
Topics
ICT
Mobile technologies
Interoperability
Data management
Covid-19
Document Type

Bahamas: Extension of government-funded unemployment benefit (GovUEBex)

Submitted by mmarquez on Thu, 07/23/2020 - 09:09

nib-bahamas.com (16.07.2020) The National Insurance Board (NIB) will launch a new online portal for eligible individuals to register for the Government-Funded Unemployment Benefit Extension Programme (GovUEBex). Individuals who were unemployed due to the COVID-19 shutdown between March 23 – June 30, and continue to be unemployed, are eligible for the extension programme if they fall under one of four categories: 1. They have exhausted their 13 weeks of NIB’s unemployment benefit (UEB) payments which became payable because of layoffs/termination due to COVID 19. 2.

Regions / Country
bahamas
Global challenges
Topics
Unemployment
Interoperability
E-services
Data management
Document Type

UN Special Rapporteur and rights groups warn of risks from biometrics and AI in welfare systems

Submitted by pmassetti on Tue, 10/29/2019 - 10:59

Biometric Update (18.10.2019) The potential of biometric ID systems for abuse in some countries is a major threat to individuals, and current practices risk the world “stumbling zombie-like into a digital welfare dystopia,” according UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, Professor Philip Alston.

Topics
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
New risks
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Canada: Feds take digital step to reshape benefits system for expat seniors

Submitted by pmassetti on Tue, 07/30/2019 - 16:12

CTV News (26.07.2019) The federal government is moving to trade, in bulk, information on expatriate seniors with other countries to save time and money when one of them dies.

Regions / Country
canada
Topics
Health Insurance
Pensions
Interoperability
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Business processes
Document Type

Décision n° 2019-789 QPC du 14 juin 2019 | Conseil constitutionnel

Submitted by gfilhon on Mon, 06/17/2019 - 10:57

Décision de Conseil constitutionnel restreignant le droit de communication des banques aux organismes de Sécurité sociale pour violation de la vie privée. Mauvaise nouvelle pour l'EEF. 

Regions / Country
france
Global challenges
Topics
ICT
Interoperability
Data management
Error evasion and fraud
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Societal Impact
Digital Economy Observatory : Only Tags

La fraude aux faux numéros de Sécu serait de 200 à... 802 millions d’euros 

Submitted by gfilhon on Wed, 06/05/2019 - 16:26

De l'importance d'une bonne méthode de suivi dans la lutte contre la fraude.

Regions / Country
france
Topics
Health
Governance and administration
Data management
Error evasion and fraud
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Business processes
New risks
Service delivery
Document Type

It’s cloud and data access for Australian Institute of Health and Welfare in 2019

Submitted by pmassetti on Fri, 01/18/2019 - 16:43

opengovasia.com (16.01.2019) Find out what technology projects the organisation has taken on and is exploring.

Regions / Country
australia
Global challenges
Topics
E-services
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Business processes
Service delivery
Document Type

World Bank's Mission Billion challenge to tackle critical issues in digital identification

Submitted by massetti on Fri, 11/02/2018 - 10:50

biometricupdate.com (05.10.2018) The World Bank has announced the launch of the Mission Billion annual innovation challenge to address the most critical issues in digital identification as it works toward achieving sustainable development goal 16.9 to establish legal identity for all.

Regions / Country
Africa
Global challenges
Topics
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Business processes
Digital Economy Observatory : Only Tags
Document Type

Estonia and Finland first to start exchanging healthcare data by end of year

Submitted by dfabbri on Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:00

EurActiv (05.10.2018) Estonia and Finland will start exchanging digital prescriptions at the end of the year, in a groundbreaking move that Estonian Health Minister Riina Sikkut said she hoped other EU countries will follow. Speaking to EURACTIV.com on the sidelines of the ongoing European Health Forum in Gastein, Austria, Sikkut said that in Estonia, it is common practice for healthcare professionals to use the e-health system to exchange patient medical records.

Regions / Country
estonia
finland
Topics
Governance and administration
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Digital Platforms
Digital Economy Observatory : Only Tags
Document Type

France: Doctolib, leader français du rendez-vous médical en ligne, s’attaque à la téléconsultation

Submitted by dfabbri on Thu, 09/27/2018 - 10:55

Le Monde (27.09.2018) Doctolib, le leader français de la prise de rendez-vous médicaux en ligne ne cesse de grandir. Jeudi 27 septembre au matin, il inaugurait son « Health Tech Center », qui sur 1 000 mètres carrés, rue de Monceau, dans le 8e arrondissement de Paris, va accueillir 100 ingénieurs cette année – dont la plupart font déjà partie des effectifs de la société –, et 50 de plus en 2019. La structure est appelée à accueillir des intervenants extérieurs pour réfléchir au futur des systèmes de santé. Mais d’abord à élaborer les fonctionnalités à venir de Doctolib.

Regions / Country
france
Topics
Data management
Digital Economy Topical Cluster
Digital Platforms
Digital Economy Observatory : Only Tags
Document Type