The effective direction of solving modern problems of prescription dispensing violation of medicines and uncontrolled self-treatment should become the introduction of experience of technologies of computer-integrated electronic medical cards and electronic prescriptions to the domestic health system. intercompatibility of healthcare systems is now recognized as the major enabling factor for the safe and reliable patient data exchange. The article presents a brief description of the current condition of medical informatics in the world. The importance of cooperation and information exchange between different health care institutions is emphasized by the authors. The analysis of experience of the leading countries of the world and Russia in relation to the questions of the electronic health systems has been conducted. Great advantages of the electronic health system (eHEALTH) comparing to the traditional systems have been found. Descriptions of basic parameters of the systems of eHEALTH have been scientifically generalized. The necessity of development and introduction of electronic technologies of the computer-integrated systems of medicines compounding for Ukraine has been grounded.
Key words: electronic compounding; electronic medical cards; electronic health care