Law Amending The Health Law (Adjustments Relating To Planning, Cooperation, Information Technology, Quality And Financing Of Health Care, Etc.)

Original Language Title: Lov om ændring af sundhedsloven(Justeringer vedrørende planlægning, samarbejde, it, kvalitet og finansiering af sundhedsvæsenet m.v.)

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Law amending the health law

(Adjustments relating to planning, cooperation, information technology, quality and financing of health care, etc.)

WE, MARGRETHE the SECOND, by the grace of God Queen of Denmark, do indeed:

The Danish Parliament has adopted and we know Our consent confirmed the following law:

§ 1

In health law, see. lovbekendtgørelse nr. 913 of 13. July 2010, as amended most recently by Act No. 164 of 28. February 2012, shall be amended as follows: 1. In section 57 paragraph 2 shall be inserted: ' (2). If it is not possible to comply with the obligation to provide the offer of treatment at general practitioners, see. section 60, paragraph 1, who is in private practice, in accordance with the agreement referred to in article 6. § 227, a Regional Council may even establish and operate clinics for this purpose. '

2. In article 79, paragraph 1, the following is inserted as a 3. item:

' These provisions shall also include diagnostic studies for use by medical specialists in Team Denmark's sports medical team with regard to the processing of level elite athletes in Team Denmark. '

3. In article 146, paragraph 2, the words ' 800 DKK ' for: ' 890 kr (2012-numbers) «three times» 1300 DKK ' for: ' 1450 kr (2012-numbers) ' two times and ' 2800 USD ' for: ' 3130 KR. (2012-numbers) ' twice.

4. In article 146, paragraph 3, the words ' 1300 DKK ' for: ' 1450 kr (2012-numbers) ' three times and ' 2800 USD ' for: ' 3130 KR. (2012-numbers) ' twice.

5. section 155, paragraph 2 is replaced by the following: ' (2). Reimbursement Committee will consist of no more than 8 members, who are appointed by the Minister for health and prevention for 4 years at a time. 1 member is appointed on the recommendation of the Negotiating Committee referred to in article 227. The other members are appointed on the recommendation of the Board of health. At least 2 of these should be practitioners, and 1 member should represent patient and consumer interests. The Minister shall appoint 1 President among Committee members. '

6. In section 157 shall be inserted as paragraph 11: ' paragraph 11. The Minister for health and prevention may lay down rules to the effect that disclosure can be made to the authority which is responsible for National Patient index data, see. § 193 (b). ' 7. In section 157 (a) shall be inserted as paragraph 10: ' paragraph 10. The Minister for health and prevention may lay down rules to the effect that disclosure can be made to the authority which is responsible for National Patient index data, see. § 193 b. ' 8. Under section 193 (a) shall be inserted in chapter 58:» § 193 (b). The Minister of health shall designate an authority, who is responsible for an electronic index data (National Patient index) over the records of individual citizens ' health information, including medical information, vaccination information, journal information, test results, etc.

(2). Collection of information in an electronic index, as referred to in paragraph 1 shall be carried out according to the rules laid down in this law §§ 42 a-42 c.

(3). The data controller for National Patient index, see. (1) can process the data in the index, including obtaining information for presentation in the index in the systems that are associated with the index as the source systems, see. paragraph 4, nr. 2. the provisions of paragraph 4. The Minister of health shall lay down detailed rules concerning the operation of the register, including 1, etc.) about the information that must be recorded in the index, 2) about which systems must be attached to the index as the source systems, 3) on duty for deletion and modification of registered information and 4) on the data subject's direct electronic access to the information that is recorded about him or her in the index and the machine registering (logging) of all uses of recorded information. '

9. In section 196 shall be inserted before paragraph 1 as a new piece:

» The Danish State Serum Institute Approves nationwide and regional clinical quality databases, as a public authority is responsible for the data. The Danish State Serum Institute shall lay down detailed rules for the procedure and criteria for approval of clinical quality databases and for database Web site quality work. '

Paragraph 1-3 becomes paragraph 2-4.

10. In paragraph 196, paragraph 2 and 3, there will be provisions in paragraphs 3 and 4, the words ' paragraph 1 ' are replaced by: ' (2) '.

11. Pursuant to section 196 shall be inserted: ' § 196 (a). A plan for one or more Regional Council to implement expenditure for nationwide or regional clinical quality databases must be submitted to the Danish State Serum Institute.

(2). Statens Serum Institut can impose one or more Regional Council to make changes in one or more Regional Council plans to implement expenditure for nationwide or regional clinical quality databases. '

12. paragraph 205 (a) is replaced by the following: ' § 205 a. Regional Council can provide and lease the premises and equipment etc. for use for activities carried out by health-care professionals in accordance with the agreement referred to in article 6. § 227, and to use for execution of municipal health services.

(2). Rental of premises and equipment, etc., in accordance with paragraph 1 shall be carried out under market conditions and in accordance with the region's health plan, see. § 206. '

13. section 205 (b) is replaced by the following: ' § 205 (b). The Municipal Council may provide and lease the premises and equipment etc. for use for activities carried out by health-care professionals in accordance with the agreement referred to in article 6. § 227, and to use for conducting regional, outpatient hospital services.

(2). Rental of premises and equipment, etc., in accordance with paragraph 1 shall be carried out under market conditions and in accordance with the region's health plan, see. § 206. '

14. section 215, paragraph 2 1. paragraph is replaced by the following:

» National Board of health may, for a specified period, which may be extended by the Agency, implement tighter oversight of a person covered by the persons referred to in paragraph 1, if the Agency has reasonable grounds to suspect that the person's corporate exercise will constitute a deteriorated security for patients. '

15. In section 219, paragraph 7, the words ', paragraphs 4 and 5, ".

16. In section 238 is inserted as paragraph 4: ' (4). The Minister for health and prevention may lay down detailed rules concerning the place of residence the municipality's payment in accordance with paragraphs 1 to 3, including on regional reporting and documentation of activity, and of preliminary and final statement of settlement. '

17. In section 251 is inserted as paragraph 2: ' (2). The Minister for health and prevention may lay down detailed rules concerning the place of residence the municipality's payment in accordance with paragraph 1, including on regional reporting and documentation of activity, and of preliminary and final statement of settlement. '

§ 2

In Act No. 1546 by 21. December 2010 on amendments to the law on artificial insemination in connection with medical treatment, diagnosis and research, etc., as well as health law (Co-payment of treatment with artificial insemination, refertilisation and sterilization in public health care and adjustment of the rules on the assessment of the suitability of parents by treatment with artificial insemination, etc.) is amended as follows: 1. section 4 is replaced by the following:

» § 4 paragraph 1. The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland, without prejudice. However, paragraph 2.

(2). § 1 may by Royal Decree is implemented for Faroe Islands with the changes that the Faroese conditions warrant. '

§ 3 paragraph 1. The law shall enter into force on the 1. July 2012, see. However, paragraph 2.

(2). § 1, nr. 5, 9 and 10, shall enter into force on the 1. September 2012.

§ 4 paragraph 1. The law does not apply to the Faroe Islands and Greenland, without prejudice. However, paragraph 2.

(2). § 1, nr. 14 and 15, may by Royal Decree is implemented for Faroe Islands with the changes that the Faroese conditions warrant.

Given at Christiansborg Palace, the 18. June 2012 Under Our Royal hand and Seal MARGRETHE r./Astrid Krag