Spahn plans sicklowing permanently unsuccessful via videosprechstunde

Spahn plans Sicklowing permanently unsuccessful via videosPrechstunde

Should permanently get the possibility of having to leave in certain cases accordingly via video language hours sick. This reports the editorial network of germany (rnd) on tuesday, citing a bill of federal health minister jens spahn (cdu). Accordingly, first-time sick leave and relocation to digital path should be possible if there is no personal contact between the patient and the doctor.

For simple diseases

"Especially with simply stored disease traps and to avoid infections on the waiting room, the determination of labor compensation in the context of videosprechstunde should also be done in the context of a remote remote treatment", it is called in the speaker design of a "law on the digital modernization of supply and care", how the rnd reports. Is provided that the corresponding directive is adapted by the highest decision-making body of the statutory health insurance, the common federal committee.

Since mid-july, a sick leave for a maximum of seven days is also possible by video. Thus, patients should save the corridor in a practice if they have to say. The prerequisite is that the insured person of the doctor’s practice is known and the disease allocates such an investigation. The new possibility was created independently of the corona pandemic.