Health certificate on communicable diseases

As provided by paragraph 13 of the Communicable Diseases Prevention and Control Act, family physicians shall conduct initial and additional examinations for communicable diseases depending on the results of risk assessment during the employment relationship for the following employees:

Profession Communicable diseases subject to examination before starting work Contraindications for work Prices
Employees who handle food or drinking water or employees who, in the performance of their duties, come into contact with food or drinking water or the handling equipment thereof, and employees who clean food- or drinking water-handling facilities
  • salmonella
  • shigellosis
  • campylobacter enteritis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • cholera
  • typhoid
  • paratyphoid*
  • salmonella*
  • shigellosis*
  • E.coli intestinal infection
  • campylobacter enteritis
  • yersiniosis
  • rotavirus enteritis
  • norovirus-induced acute enteropathy
  • giardiasis (lambliasis)
  • cryptosporidiosis
  • hepatitis A virus
  • amebiasis
  • listeriosis
  • helminthiases
  • other infections mediated by food and drinking water

* Persons who have suffered from typhoid, paratyphoid, shigellosis or salmonella may work if, after recovering, at least two bacteriological tests confirm the absence of bacteria.

Certificate 10 €

Faeces investigation for pathogenic microbes
43,30 €

Animal keepers and persons who, due to their duties, are in direct contact with farm animals and animal products, except for animal keepers who keep farm animals to obtain animal products for own consumption
  • salmonella
  • campylobacter enteritis
  • X-ray study of lung tuberculosis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • salmonella
  • E.coli intestinal infection
  • campylobacter enteritis
  • yersiniosis
  • cryptosporidiosis
  • listeriosis
  • M. bovis tuberculosis
Certificate 10 €

Chest X-ray 15 €

Faeces investigation for pathogenic microbes
43,30 €

Teachers, employees of child care institutions and other employees who, due to their duties, are in direct contact with children and adolescents
  • X-ray study of lung tuberculosis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • respiratory tuberculosis
  • diphtheria
  • whooping cough
  • measles
  • rubella
  • mumps
  • other respiratory infections
Certificate 10 €

Chest X-ray 15 €

 

Welfare workers providing services directly to persons in need of assistance
  • X-ray study of lung tuberculosis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • respiratory tuberculosis
  • MRSA carrier**
  • acute hepatitis B virus
  • acute hepatitis C virus
  • diphtheria
  • whooping cough
  • measles
  • rubella
  • mumps
  • skin abscesses and fungal diseases of the hands

** MRSA carrier – carrier of the multiresistant Staphylococcus aureus, which has been confirmed by laboratory tests

Certificate 10 €

Chest X-ray 15 €

Health care professionals and other health care institution employees who are in direct contact with patients
  • X-ray study of lung tuberculosis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • respiratory tuberculosis
  • MRSA carrier**
  • acute hepatitis B virus
  • acute hepatitis C virus
  • diphtheria
  • whooping cough
  • measles
  • rubella
  • mumps
  • skin abscesses and fungal diseases of the hands
  • other acute respiratory infections
  • other blood-borne infections

** MRSA carrier – carrier of the multiresistant Staphylococcus aureus, which has been confirmed by laboratory tests

Certificate 10 €

Chest X-ray 15 €

Employees engaged in the provision of beauty treatments and personal services who are in direct contact with customers
  • X-ray study of lung tuberculosis

Laboratory tests for other communicable diseases are carried out when the data on the health certificate applicant’s additional health declaration of health status has confirmed communicable illnesses, travelling in risk areas, exposure to communicable diseases, manifestation of clinical signs, etc.

  • respiratory tuberculosis
  • acute hepatitis B virus
  • acute hepatitis C virus
  • skin abscesses and fungal
  • diseases of the hands
  • other blood-borne infections
Certificate 10 €

Chest X-ray 15 €

School pupils, students and employees undergoing practical training or in-service training in the fields of activity listed above Health examinations are carried out according to the requirements of the profession.

 

Medical examinations are carried out based on the health declaration of health status filled in by the applicant for the health certificate.

To carry out the medical examination book a visit to your family nurse through the Internet or call the reception office by phone at +372 605 0601. Upon registration on the Internet, select “Obtain a certificate” as the reason for the visit. The medical certificate is paid by the client.

A medical certificate is not the same as an occupational health doctor’s medical examination certificate and does not replace it.

Declaration of health form