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Mandatory Comprehensive Testing of Employees

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From January 19 onwards, the testing of employees and self-employers is not mandatory anymore. Should you carry out any (optional) tests after January 18, please do not report their results using the web app.

Frequent questions about this topic

How will my electronic sick note get terminated?
On which day will electronic sick notes generated during the mandatory testing get terminated?
How often will I have to undergo a test?
What to do if an employee refuses to get himself/herself tested?
How long will the testings take place?
How will the recent testings be subsidized?
What is the difference between isolation and quarantine?
How long does the quarantine last?
How long does the isolation last?
Do the quarantine measures apply also to vaccinated persons?
Do I have to wear a respirator or other respiratory tract protection article after my isolation has ended?
How about the nationwide screening testings in schools?
Do members of preschool/kindergarten staff have to get themselves tested?
Do members of vocational school staff have to get themselves tested?
When will the electronic sick note be issued for me if I get quarantined after a testing at my workplace?
How long will my electronic sick note be valid?
Who is obligated to ensure carrying out the testings in case of temporary work?
Are the testings mandatory also for employees who signed a contract for work or an agreement to complete a job with an employer?
What to do if a self-employer has no Data Box?