Below is a description of services in the area of e-HEALTH provided by public libraries to users via the ICT equipment delivered under the Glob@l Libraries – Bulgaria Program and in pursuance of the Memorandum of Understanding between the GLB Program and the Ministry of Health.
Access to reliable online health information
Information for patients
Healthy lifestyles and diets
Mothers’ and children’s health
Guidance for safe search of online health information based on:
“eEurope 2002: Quality Criteria for Health Related Websites”
Health on the Net (HON) Foundation standards http://www.hon.ch/HONcode/Webmasters/HON_CCE_en.htm
US Department of Health recommendations
Access to e-healthcare services
Provision of consultations on health related topics
Organization of training in health related topics
The full section on e-health is available in Bulgarian language since it is targeted at Bulgarian users.