Electronic Messages Of Doctors/physicians And Hospitals In The Register Of Notifiable Diseases

Original Language Title: Elektronische Meldungen von Ärztinnen/Ärzten und Krankenanstalten in das Register anzeigepflichtiger Krankheiten

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200. Regulation of the Federal Minister of Health on electronic reports of doctors and hospitals in the Register of Notifiable Diseases

On the basis of § 4 (17) of the Epidemiegesetz 1950, BGBl. No. 186/1950, as last amended by the Federal Law BGBl. I No 80/2013, shall be arranged:

§ 1. (1) Reported persons pursuant to § 3 paragraph 1 Z 1 of the Epidemiegesetz 1950, BGBl. No. 186/1950, are entitled to comply with their notification obligation electronically by entering the notification in the Register of Notifiable Diseases.

(2) In the event of a technical failure of the register, those reporting persons who make use of the option provided for in paragraph 1 shall have the notification to be reimbursed within 24 hours in another appropriate manner (e.g. by telephone).

§ 2. (1) The identity of the person liable to report is by the Federal Ministry of Health by determining the data in accordance with § 10 (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) (1) (8) of the German Health Law 2012 (GTelG 2012), BGBl. I No 111/2012, the identification of these data by


Appropriate identification cards of the e-card system (§ § 31a ff of the General Social Security Act-ASVG, BGBl. No 189/1955) or


Using a citizen card (§ 2 Z 10 of the eGovernment Act-E-GovG, BGBl. I n ° 10/2004), or


Use electronic signatures that must be traceable to qualified certificates,

shall be carried out.

(2) The technical implementation with regard to paragraph 1 Z 1 is carried out in accordance with § 31a para. 4 Z 5 ASVG on the electronic management system of the main association of Austrian social insurance institutions (ELSY).

(3) On the basis of the identity established in electronic form in accordance with paragraph 1, a comparison of these data with the data stored in the eHealth directory service (§ 10 GTelG 2012) for the purpose of checking the role (§ 5 GTelG 2012) must be carried out.

§ 3. The references to federal regulations contained in this Regulation are based on the version in force in each case.

§ 4. This Regulation shall enter into force 1. Jänner 2014 in force.