In recent years, there has been a strong increase in medicine shortages. According to the Finnish Medicines Agency Fimea, the number of shortage notifications made by marketing authorisation holders is increasing continuously. In 2020, more than 2,000 supply shortage notifications were made to Fimea, which means that the number of notifications has increased fourfold since 2016.1
Apotti is a social and healthcare information system that aims to ease the work of doctors, pharmacists, nurses as well as social workers and to guide them towards the best practices. The cooperation with Pharmaceutical Information Centre guarantees Apotti that their medical information is always up to date.