The exchange of messages between health trusts, municipalities and medical offices continues to be characterised by the extensive use of paper. Electronic coordination has clearly advanced the most between health trusts and medical offices. - Significant efforts remain to achieve the Storting's goal that all players should have adopted messaging by the end of 2014, says Auditor General Per-Kristian Foss.
The investigations regarding national parks and state supervisory activites have been sent to the Storting.
The processing of licenses for the development of renewable energy takes very long. Many cases await active processing for a long time, and the accumulation of cases waiting to be processed has risen. - With a view to improving conditions for more production of renewable energy in Norway, licensing and case processing should be made more efficient, says Auditor General Per-Kristian Foss.
December 3rd, the Storting elected Auditors General for the period January 1st 2014 - December 31th 2017.
Patient treatment can be more efficient with solutions from hospitals with short stays, efficient courses of treatment and high utilisation of operating rooms. - Many hospitals can increase their efficiency by learning from others, and the Ministry of Health and Care Services should ensure that this takes place more systematically, says Auditor General Jørgen Kosmo.