Statutes and Proc in English on health care issues

Statutes available in English on aspects of the Icelandic Health Care Services:

The Health Service Act No. 40/2007

The Medical Director of Health and Public Health Act, No 41/2007

Act on Health Security and Communicable Diseases, No 19/1997

Healthcare Practitioners Act No. 34/2012

Patients' Rights Act, No 74/1997

Tobacco Control Act, No 6/2002

Act on Health Insurance No 112/2008

Medical Devices Act, No 16/2001

Regulations on Health Professionals
 

For other statutes and regulations in English on related subjects click here: Legislation

Procedures in English on aspects of the Icelandic Health Care Services:

Procedures for the Medical Examination of Immigrants to Iceland (PDF)

Last updated 03.11.2017