EU digital COVID test certificate

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The European Union (EU) digital COVID test certificate allows people who have given a negative SARS- COV-2 PCR test or a rapid antigen test meant for professional use at a health care service provider in Estonia to prove their test result based on the information that is in the Patient Portal. It is possible to create a certificate about the result in the Patient Portal www.digilugu.ee .

The EU digital COVID certificate can be used in all European Union member states according to the requirements in force.

Last updated: 15.03.2022 00:12

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The objective of the coronavirus test certificate is to offer the user the possibility to certify a negative Sars-Cov-2 test result in three languages (Estonian, English, Russian).

Last updated: 16.08.2021 15:54

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The European Union (EU) digital COVID test certificate allows to prove COVID test results based on the information in the Patient Portal www.digilugu.ee. The certificate is based on the reply to the referral of a Sars-Cov-2 negative PCR test sent to the information system by a health care worker. Based on this, a certificate that meets the European Union requirements is created. The certificate can be created in the Patient Portal www.digilugu.ee and can be presented either as a paper printout or digitally in a smart device (this is a document in PDF format).

Last updated: 08.10.2021 12:22

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In addition to personal identification data it contains the number of the certificate; the disease for which the person was tested; the type of analysis; the time of taking the sample; the results of the analysis; the institution that did the analysis and the country where the test was done. It also contains the data of the issuer of the certificate.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:14

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The COVID test certificate can be used for proving the validity of the negative SARS-COV-2 test in the Patient Portal and it might (e.g. when travelling), depending on the requirements in force in the country, be a basis for release from certain restrictions.

Last updated: 15.03.2022 11:53

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A person who has given a negative SARS-CoV-2 test result at an Estonian health care service provider can create a certificate or reproduce a valid certificate at the Patient Portal (www.digilugu.ee). The certificate can be both opened and downloaded. For a check, the negative test result must be presented either in a smart device or as a paper printout.

Estonians and foreign nationals with an Estonian personal identification code who cannot create their own EU COVID certificates in the Patient Portal can submit an application for it at all the service bureaus of the Social Insurance Board. After submitting an application to a suitable service bureau of the Social Insurance Board, the EU COVID certificate will be sent to the person's e-mail address within three working days. More specific information can be found on the web page of tehik.ee.

Last updated: 08.10.2021 12:15

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First and last name, and date of birth.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:14

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When you log into the Patient Portal (www.digilugu.ee) you can switch roles in the upper left corner in the grey background. By choosing a suitable role from there, you can create a certificate for the person you are representing.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:41

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Creating the test certificate available at the Patient Portal is free of charge, the test must be paid for by a person himself.

Last updated: 16.08.2021 16:18

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Yes, a legal representative can create the test certificate for the person they are representing, and persons who have full representation rights at the Patient Portal can create a test certificate for their ward.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:41

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The European Union (EU) COVID test certificate can be created on the basis of negative results of PCR tests and rapid antigen tests meant for professional use, provided that there is a reply to the letter of referral for them in the Patient Portal www.digilugu.ee.

Last updated: 08.10.2021 12:52

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Each person who has given a negative Sars-Cov-2 test result, for which there is a response to the referral letter in the Patient Portal www.digilugu.ee, can log into the portal and create a COVID test certificate.

Last updated: 08.10.2021 12:34

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Yes, a test certificate can be printed out and presented on paper.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:41

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The test certificate can be created and downloaded immediately after the negative PCR test result information reaches the health information system as a response to the referral.

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:41

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No, you do not. Each person who has given a negative Sars-Cov-2 PCR test can generate their test certificate by logging into the Patient Portal (www.digilugu.ee).

Last updated: 21.06.2021 15:42

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More information about the coronavirus and restrictions related to it is available calling 1247 (from abroad +372 600 1247).