Medical data processing

The processing of data concerning your health is a restriction of your right to privacy. Only certain authorized data users, such as health care providers, may process a person’s medical data. You can learn more about the competent institutions in the Health Services Organisation Act.

About this section

This section is dedicated to the collection, rectification, updating, storage, retention and removal of your medical data. You can also read more about the disclosure and communication of your medical information.

Has my personal data been processed lawfully?

To evaluate whether your medical data has been processed lawfully and whether your privacy has been sufficiently respected, see the questions below. If, in your situation, your answer to one of these questions is negative, your privacy may have been violated. In that case you have the right to complain. Read more about how to complain.


Last updated 08/06/2019