13 DECEMBER 2017
Statistics about acute myocardial infarction morbidity, hospitalized patients, also patients' risk factors and treatment quality indicators of 2016 is available in database. The data source is Estonian Myocardial Infarction Registry.
27 NOVEMBER 2017
Data for drug treatment in 2016 were published in the Health Statistics and Health Research Database.
21 NOVEMBER 2017
The data of tuberculosis treatment outcome in 2016 is updated in Health statistics and health research database. Also updated data of multidrug-resistance (MDR) tuberculosis treatment outcome for 2014–2016 is available.
22 NOVEMBER 2017
86% of the health care providers closed the financial year with a positive result in 2016. Previous years showed similar results: 87% in 2015 and 85% in 2014.
Funding from the Estonian Health Insurance Fund comprises the largest share, namely 68% of all the health care providers’ revenues.
The share of labor costs in operating expenses has steadily increased in recent years reaching 53% in 2016.
08 NOVEMBER 2017
In two years comparison the data about procedures on interventional radiology decreased by 6%.
The number of radiological examinations has decreased but the number of patients investigated has increased by 5%.
In 2016, total number of functional diagnostics increased by 3.3% compared to 2015. It also increased per 100 patients – up to 16 examinations.
The number of computed tomography and magnetic resonance tomography examinations continued to increase like on previous years.
Total number of ultrasonography examinations increased by 0.3% compared to 2015.
An increase was registered also in total numbers as well as per 100 patients in rehabilitation procedures and in laboratory analyses, especially in immunological analyses.