12.03.19

No confirmed cases of measles – more vaccine expected

Today, Tuesday March 12th, during a meeting with the Chief Epidemiologist it was confirmed that no new cases of measles ...
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11.03.19

No new cases of measles

Today, Monday March 11th, during a meeting with the Chief Epidemiologist it was confirmed that no new cases of measles h...
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08.03.19

Five cases of measles

It has been confirmed that five cases of measles have been diagnosed in Iceland in the past few weeks. This particular i...
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08.03.19

New guidelines regarding vaccination for measles in the East of Iceland and in the Capital area

New guidelines regarding vaccination for measles in the East of Iceland and in the Capital area
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06.12.18

We give life – we automatically become organ donors from 1 January 2019

Icelanders automatically become organ donors according to legislation on presumed consent for organ donation that takes ...
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01.09.11

Vaccination against cervical cancer (HPV) starts in Iceland in September 2011

Vaccination against HPV infections in Iceland starts during the latter half of September 2011. During the winter 2010/20...
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11.05.11

Public Health Institute of Iceland incorporated into the Directorate of Health

On 1 May 2011, the Public Health Institute of Iceland was incorporated into the Directorate of Health in accordance with...
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05.05.11

New Competent Authority for Medical Devices

As of 1 May 2011, the Icelandic Medicines Agency (IMA) has replaced the Directorate of Health as the Competent Authority...
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