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Medical Profession Act, Articles 21-29

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Applicable Type / Vulnerability / Indicator Overlay for this Input

Vulnerability TypeVulnerabilityIndicator# Matches
PoliticalIllegal Activitycrime4
PoliticalProsecutedprosecuted3
PoliticalRefugee Statusrefugee4
Politicalcriminalcriminal7
Politicalperson under arrestarrest5
Politicalpolitical affiliationparty1
HealthCognitive Impairmentcognitive2
HealthDrug Usagedrug1
HealthHealthy Peoplehealthy people1
HealthMentally Disabledmentally2
HealthMentally Disableddisability3
HealthMotherhood/Familyfamily4
HealthPhysically Disabledillness1
HealthPhysically Illsick1
HealthPregnantpregnant2
HealthUnconscious Peopleunconscious1
Healthhospitalized patientshospitalized1
Healthillill1
Healthpatients in emergency situationsemergencies1
SocialAccess to Social Goodsaccess11
SocialAgeage4
SocialChildchild1
SocialChildchildren1
SocialIncarceratedliberty2
SocialIncarceratedprison8
SocialIncarceratedrestricted3
SocialLinguistic Proficiencylanguage10
SocialOccupationjob3
SocialOccupationoccupation1
SocialPolice Officerofficer9
SocialProperty Ownershiphome2
SocialProperty Ownershipproperty1
SocialReligionconviction1
SocialSoldierarmedXforces3
SocialSoldiermilitary37
SocialSoldiersoldier9
SocialStudentstudent2
SocialThreat of Stigmathreat2
SocialTrade Union Membershipunion108
SocialWomenwomen2
SocialYouth/Minorsminor9
Socialeducationeducation99
Socialeducationeducational3
Socialemployeesemployees7
Socialgendergender2
Socialphilosophical differences/differences of opinionopinion31
Socialpublic officialpublic official1
General/OtherDependentdependent3
General/OtherIncapacitatedincapacitated6
General/OtherIncapacitatedincapacity2
General/OtherPublic Emergencyemergency12
General/OtherRelationship to Authorityauthority33

Political / Illegal Activity

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p.(None): Medical-Dental Final Exam with a positive result - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 3, 4
p.(None): and 6, or
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 and 2 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and point
p.(None): 2 lit. c, or
p.(None): 3) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5a item 1 or item 2 or item 3 - in
p.(None): in the case of persons referred to in art. 5a, or
p.(None): 4) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5b paragraph 1 point 1 or point 2 or point
p.(None): 3 or point 4 or point 4a or point 5 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5b, or
p.(None): 5) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5c paragraph 1 - in the case of persons,
p.(None): referred to in art. 5c.
p.(None): 2. To be sufficient to meet the requirements:
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 16/140
p.(None): 1) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 3 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I certify that I have full
p.(None): legal capacity. " The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor or physician
p.(None): dentist, placement and date of the declaration and signature of the doctor or dentist;
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I declare that I have not been
p.(None): punished for intentional crime or intentional tax offense and that no proceedings are pending against me
p.(None): criminal in a case of intentionally committed crime or tax offense, and that they do not occur
p.(None): circumstances that, in accordance with the Code of Medical Ethics and other legal provisions, within the meaning of the requirement
p.(None): specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 of the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist,
p.(None): could affect the exercise of the profession of doctor or dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland. "
p.(None): The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor, place marking and date of submitting the statement and
p.(None): doctor's signature.
p.(None): 3) (repealed)
p.(None): 2a. Confirmation of compliance with the requirement referred to in art. 5 paragraph 2, is submission with a positive result
p.(None): Polish language exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3. The requirement to pass the Polish language exam does not apply
p.(None): persons who completed medical studies in Polish, as well as persons who have citizenship
p.(None): Polish or citizenship of a Member State of the European Union and present a document confirming the knowledge
p.(None): Polish language, listed in the list referred to in paragraph 2b.
p.(None): 2b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', a list of documents confirming knowledge of the Polish language.
p.(None): 3. In the case of a physician or dentist of a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, the District Council
p.(None): medical, to meet the requirement referred to in Article. 5 paragraph 1 point 5, considers it sufficient
p.(None): presentation of documents issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): p. 17/140
p.(None): European Union other than the Republic of Poland, confirming that the attitude requirements are met
p.(None): ethical physician and that he is not punished and has not been suspended or deprived of his right
p.(None): practicing a profession due to serious professional misconduct or crime. If the competent state authorities
p.(None): of a European Union Member State other than the Republic of Poland do not issue such documents, shall apply
p.(None): the provision of paragraph 2 point 2.
p.(None): 4. Document confirming the fulfillment of the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 is the decision on
p.(None): health condition allowing the practicing of the profession of doctor or dentist within the scope specified in art. 2, issued
p.(None): by a doctor authorized under the provisions of the medical examination of employees in the field of
p.(None): preventive healthcare for employees and decisions issued for the purposes provided for in the Code
p.(None): work.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a citizen of a European Union Member State, it is sufficient to the extent
p.(None): meeting the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 documents referring to
p.(None): physical or mental health required for the medical profession or dental practitioner in the country concerned
p.(None): member states of the European Union. Where such documents are not issued by the country from which
p.(None): the doctor or dentist arrives, the relevant certificate issued by the competent authorities is sufficient
p.(None): this country.
p.(None): 6. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7, doctor or physician
p.(None): the dentist presents the regional medical council in which he intends to do post-graduate internships, documents
p.(None): confirming compliance with the requirements referred to in:
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p.(None): medical and dental practice, voivods and regional medical councils.
p.(None): 3. A person convicted by a final judgment of a court cannot be a member of the Examination Board
p.(None): intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional fiscal offense.
p.(None): 4. The chairman of the Examination Board is a person appointed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 5. In order to conduct LEK and LDEK at agreed times and places, the director of CEM shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of the Examination Board Examination Teams.
p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 34/140
p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
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p.(None): 9. In the event of failure to pay the fee referred to in para. 8, or to lodge it in an amount lower than due,
p.(None): the director of CEM calls on the applicant to fill the formal deficiencies by means of SMK or
p.(None): electronic means of communication, using the e-mail address provided by
p.(None): the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 7 point 6. The provision of art. 64 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): The Code of Administrative Procedure does not apply. If the formal deficiencies are not completed on time
p.(None): 7 days from the date of the request, the affected application to LEK or LDEK is treated as not filed. ABOUT
p.(None): consequently, the director of CEM informs in the call to make up for formal deficiencies.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 33/140
p.(None): 10. The director of CEM shall notify the applicant of the place and time of the LEK or LDEK and
p.(None): given code number. The notification is sent via SMK or electronic means of communication to the address
p.(None): electronic mail indicated by the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 7 point 6, no later than 14
p.(None): days before the date of the given LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): Art. 14b. 1. LEK and LDEK shall be submitted to the Examination Board.
p.(None): 2. The members of the Examination Board shall be appointed and dismissed by the director of CEM. Candidates for the Examination Board
p.(None): report by the director of CEM, rectors of universities providing medical education or
p.(None): medical and dental practice, voivods and regional medical councils.
p.(None): 3. A person convicted by a final judgment of a court cannot be a member of the Examination Board
p.(None): intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional fiscal offense.
p.(None): 4. The chairman of the Examination Board is a person appointed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 5. In order to conduct LEK and LDEK at agreed times and places, the director of CEM shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of the Examination Board Examination Teams.
p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 34/140
p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
p.(None): 10 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 35/140
p.(None): Art. 14c. 1. LEK and LDEK are submitted in the form of written tests, separate for the medical profession and the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, developed for each exam date by experts on issues covered by LEK and LDEK.
p.(None): 2. The LEK and LDEK test questions cover issues in the fields of medicine specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 14f paragraph 1, with particular emphasis on diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
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Political / Refugee Status

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p.(None): providing healthcare services.
p.(None): 4. A doctor, dentist may perform the activities referred to in par. 1 and 2, also through systems
p.(None): ICT or communication systems.
p.(None): Art. 3. 1. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a physician without further specification, it shall be understood as meaning
p.(None): also a dentist.
p.(None): 1a. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a prescription, it should be understood as a prescription in electronic form or in
p.(None): paper form.
p.(None): 2. Whenever the law refers to a Member State of the European Union, it should also be understood
p.(None): Member State of the European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) - parties to the European Area Agreement
p.(None): Economic and the Swiss Confederation.
p.(None): 3. Whenever the Act refers to citizens of the Member States of the European Union, this shall also mean:
p.(None): 1) their family members within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 14 July 2006 on entry into the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, stay and exit from this territory of citizens of the Member States of the Union
p.(None): Europejska and their family members (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 293);
p.(None): 2) third-country nationals who hold a long-term resident's Union residence permit
p.(None): European within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 35);
p.(None): 3) foreigners with refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 4) foreigners who come to the territory of the Republic of Poland or stay in this territory in
p.(None): for the purpose of family reunification and are family members of a foreigner residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska in connection with granting him refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 2) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 1394, 1590, 1694, 1726,
p.(None): 1818, 1905, 2020 and 2473.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): p. 3/140
p.(None): 5) third-country nationals who apply for admission to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish in order to work in a profession requiring high qualifications, within the meaning of the provisions of the Act
p.(None): of December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 6) third-country nationals who have been admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish for purposes other than performing work in accordance with European Union law or national law
p.(None): and have the right to work and have a residence permit issued in accordance with the Regulation
p.(None): Council (EC) No 1030/2002 of 13 June 2002 establishing a uniform format for residence permits for
p.(None): third-country nationals (Official Journal of the EU L 157 of 15.06.2002, p. 1, as amended), and third-country nationals who
p.(None): were admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland for the purpose of performing work in accordance with Union law
p.(None): European or national law;
p.(None): 7) third-country nationals holding a temporary residence permit granted in connection with
p.(None): circumstance referred to in art. 151 section 1, art. 151b paragraph 1, art. 157a paragraph 1 or art. 157g paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): on December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 8) third-country nationals who have a national visa for the purpose of undergoing first-degree studies
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p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 24/140
p.(None): dentist in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, maybe temporarily
p.(None): and occasionally practice the profession of a doctor or dentist without having to obtain the right to practice
p.(None): doctor or the right to practice the profession of dentist or without having to obtain an entry in the register
p.(None): individual medical practices or a register of individual specialized practices
p.(None): medical, if he submits to the regional medical chamber competent for the place of intended performance
p.(None): profession:
p.(None): 1) a written statement of the intention to temporarily and occasionally pursue the profession of a doctor, dentist,
p.(None): providing the place and, if possible, the time of its performance on the territory of the Republic of Poland, and
p.(None): 2) a document confirming citizenship, and
p.(None): 3) a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union stating that
p.(None): has the right to practice the medical profession or dentist in that country at the time the declaration is made
p.(None): is not suspended or restricted and that he carries out the medical profession, and
p.(None): 4) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist. 2a. The provision of para. 2 shall not apply
p.(None): to a foreigner holding a permit
p.(None): temporary stay granted in connection with the circumstance referred to in art. 159 paragraph 1 point 1
p.(None): point c or d of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners and a foreigner who in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): granted refugee status or subsidiary protection.
p.(None): 3. The statement referred to in para. 2 point 1, is submitted before starting to practice for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and repeats each year in which the doctor or dentist intends to perform
p.(None): in a temporary and occasional occupation in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, the documents referred to in para. 2 points 2-4 present
p.(None): the competent regional medical council before starting the profession for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and each time a significant change in the information contained therein.
p.(None): 5. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, upon submission of the statement and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2, shall be entered in the register of doctors temporarily and occasionally practicing the profession
p.(None): run by the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 6. The register referred to in par. 5, is kept in the form of information and IT and
p.(None): contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) entry number in the register;
p.(None): 2) professional title;
p.(None): 3) names and surname;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) date of birth;
p.(None): 6) place of birth;
p.(None): 7) citizenship;
p.(None): 8) number of the identity document;
p.(None): 9) name and designation of the document confirming the right to practice medicine in the country
p.(None): a member of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 10) specializations held;
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p.(None): diagnostic and therapeutic methods that pose an increased risk to the patient and jointly perform procedures with him
p.(None): operational, covered by the postgraduate internship program;
p.(None): 6) keeping a medical history and other medical documentation in cooperation with the caregiver;
p.(None): 7) providing information on the patient's state of health;
p.(None): 8) ordering care operations;
p.(None): 9) in emergencies for urgent administration or for medication to be administered to a patient, and if they are strongly or
p.(None): very strong - after seeking, if possible, the opinion of one doctor;
p.(None): 10) confirmation of death;
p.(None): 11) issuing prescriptions and issuing medical opinions and certificates after agreeing with the guardian of the content contained therein
p.(None): information.
p.(None): 3c. (Deleted)
p.(None): 3d. Doctor, dentist undergo post-graduate internship on the basis of an employment contract concluded on time
p.(None): determined for the purpose of vocational preparation including the implementation of the postgraduate internship program, with
p.(None): subject to paragraph 7a.
p.(None): 3e. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State takes a post-graduate internship
p.(None): on the terms applicable to Polish citizens, if it meets at least one of the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Poland or a long-term resident's residence permit
p.(None): The European Union;
p.(None): 2) has refugee status in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) has a valid Pole's Card.
p.(None): 3f. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State and does not comply
p.(None): the conditions referred to in paragraph 3e, takes a post-graduate internship under a civil law contract for a post-graduate internship,
p.(None): concluded with the unit referred to in art. 5 paragraph 9, in which the agreement defines the scope of mutual relations
p.(None): obligations for the duration of its serving.
p.(None): 3g. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. Organization, financing and ensuring conditions for post-graduate internships for graduates
p.(None): medical and dental care
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
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p.(None): who are Polish citizens intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): having permanent residence in the voivodship, and in the case of persons who are citizens of another
p.(None): than the Republic of Poland of a Member State of the European Union intending to take a postgraduate internship at
p.(None): area of ​​this province is the task of the province's marshal in the field of government administration. The cost of service
p.(None): this task amounts to PLN 123 for each intern financed by a doctor.
p.(None): 4a. In 2009, the funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4b. In 2010, the funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
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p.(None): skills referred to in art. 5c paragraph 2, the regional medical council shall grant the right to practice the profession on time
p.(None): required to complete this internship or to take this test.
p.(None): Art. 6. 1. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1, doctor or physician
p.(None): the dentist presents the district medical council in which he intends to practice his profession appropriate documents
p.(None): confirming compliance with the requirements:
p.(None): 1) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 and 2 and stating a post-graduate internship or
p.(None): obtaining a decision issued on the basis of art. 15 paragraph 8 or 9 and passing the Medical Final Exam or
p.(None): Medical-Dental Final Exam with a positive result - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 3, 4
p.(None): and 6, or
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 and 2 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and point
p.(None): 2 lit. c, or
p.(None): 3) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5a item 1 or item 2 or item 3 - in
p.(None): in the case of persons referred to in art. 5a, or
p.(None): 4) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5b paragraph 1 point 1 or point 2 or point
p.(None): 3 or point 4 or point 4a or point 5 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5b, or
p.(None): 5) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5c paragraph 1 - in the case of persons,
p.(None): referred to in art. 5c.
p.(None): 2. To be sufficient to meet the requirements:
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 1) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 3 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I certify that I have full
p.(None): legal capacity. " The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor or physician
p.(None): dentist, placement and date of the declaration and signature of the doctor or dentist;
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I declare that I have not been
p.(None): punished for intentional crime or intentional tax offense and that no proceedings are pending against me
p.(None): criminal in a case of intentionally committed crime or tax offense, and that they do not occur
p.(None): circumstances that, in accordance with the Code of Medical Ethics and other legal provisions, within the meaning of the requirement
p.(None): specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 of the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist,
p.(None): could affect the exercise of the profession of doctor or dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland. "
p.(None): The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor, place marking and date of submitting the statement and
p.(None): doctor's signature.
p.(None): 3) (repealed)
p.(None): 2a. Confirmation of compliance with the requirement referred to in art. 5 paragraph 2, is submission with a positive result
p.(None): Polish language exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3. The requirement to pass the Polish language exam does not apply
p.(None): persons who completed medical studies in Polish, as well as persons who have citizenship
p.(None): Polish or citizenship of a Member State of the European Union and present a document confirming the knowledge
p.(None): Polish language, listed in the list referred to in paragraph 2b.
p.(None): 2b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', a list of documents confirming knowledge of the Polish language.
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p.(None): certificate. The fee shall be paid to the bank account of the council that issued the certificate.
p.(None): Art. 6a. 1. The regional medical council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist or refuses to grant this right immediately after submitting all documents specified by law,
p.(None): no later than within one month of the date of their submission.
p.(None): 1a. If there are formal deficiencies in the documents, the District Medical Council within 14 days of
p.(None): day of receipt of documents, calls for their completion.
p.(None): 2. If the regional medical council has information about an important event that occurred before
p.(None): taking up a business in the Republic of Poland by a citizen of another Member State of the European Union outside
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and which may affect the taking up or pursuit of the medical profession,
p.(None): inform the European Union Member State of this event,
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): whose citizenship the foreigner owns or comes from and applies for verification of these
p.(None): information and notification about actions that have been taken in relation to this event.
p.(None): 2a. The regional medical council cooperates with the competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union
p.(None): and provides the competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union with information on pending
p.(None): disciplinary or criminal proceedings and other serious circumstances,
p.(None): which may affect the practice of the profession of doctor or dentist, taking into account the provisions on
p.(None): protection of personal data and in the event of a request from these authorities regarding the transmission of this information
p.(None): verifies the factual circumstances and notifies these bodies of the findings made.
p.(None): 2b. The exchange of information referred to in paragraph 2 and 2a, takes place via the Exchange System
p.(None): Information on the IMI Internal Market referred to in Regulation (EU) No. 1024/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of
p.(None): on 25 October 2012 on administrative cooperation through the information exchange system on
p.(None): internal market and repealing Commission Decision 2008/49 / EC ("IMI Regulation") (Official Journal EU L 316 of
p.(None): November 14, 2012, p. 1, as amended d.).
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. In case of justified doubts regarding the authenticity of diplomas or documents issued by
p.(None): competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union, the regional medical council asks the relevant competent authorities
p.(None): authorities of this country for confirmation of the authenticity of formal supporting documents
p.(None): qualifications, including those related to specializations, issued in that country, as well as certification of a doctor
p.(None): intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland obtained full education in accordance with
p.(None): regulations in force in a specific Member State of the European Union.
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p.(None): days before the date of the given LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): Art. 14b. 1. LEK and LDEK shall be submitted to the Examination Board.
p.(None): 2. The members of the Examination Board shall be appointed and dismissed by the director of CEM. Candidates for the Examination Board
p.(None): report by the director of CEM, rectors of universities providing medical education or
p.(None): medical and dental practice, voivods and regional medical councils.
p.(None): 3. A person convicted by a final judgment of a court cannot be a member of the Examination Board
p.(None): intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional fiscal offense.
p.(None): 4. The chairman of the Examination Board is a person appointed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 5. In order to conduct LEK and LDEK at agreed times and places, the director of CEM shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of the Examination Board Examination Teams.
p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
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p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
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p.(None): or order, and in the case of issuing a prescription in electronic form - a printout;
p.(None): 2) to a third party, if the patient declares to the healthcare provider that prescriptions or
p.(None): orders, and in the case of an electronic prescription - the printout can be picked up by people
p.(None): third without specifying these people in detail.
p.(None): 4. The authorization or statement referred to in para. 3 shall be recorded in the patient's medical records either
p.(None): attaches to this documentation.
p.(None): 5. Information on issuing a prescription or order referred to in para. 2 shall be included in the documentation
p.(None): medical patient. Information about the person whom
p.(None): 5) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 399, 959, 1495, 1542,
p.(None): 1556, 1590, 1818 and 1905.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 132/140
p.(None): such a prescription or order was provided, is noted in the patient's medical records or attached to this
p.(None): documentation.
p.(None): Art. 43. 1. A doctor may declare death on the basis of personally performed examinations and findings.
p.(None): 2. In justified cases, a physician, except for a dentist, may make the issuing of a death certificate dependent on
p.(None): autopsy.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, except for the dentist, may issue a death certificate based on the examination documentation
p.(None): post mortem carried out by another doctor or other authorized person, and also on the basis of documentation
p.(None): finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest preceding the procurement of organs referred to in art. 43a.
p.(None): Art. 43a. 1. Statement:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death),
p.(None): 2) irreversible cardiac arrest preceding organ procurement
p.(None): - followed by specialists referred to in paragraph 5 or 6, proceedings in accordance with the current
p.(None): medical knowledge, including the method and criteria referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 2. The method and criteria referred to in para. 3 shall be determined in accordance with current medical knowledge by
p.(None): specialists in relevant fields of medicine appointed and dismissed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', method and criteria for establishing:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death);
p.(None): 2) irreversible cardiac arrest preceding organ procurement.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health, shall entrust specialists in relevant fields at least once every 5 years
p.(None): medicine appointed and dismissed by that minister, to assess the compliance of the manner and criteria referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 3, with current medical knowledge.
p.(None): 5. Permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) is confirmed unanimously by two specialist doctors
p.(None): possessing the second degree of specialization or
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p.(None): specialist title, including one specialist in the field of anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology,
p.(None): and the other in the field of neurology, pediatric neurology or neurosurgery.
p.(None): 6. Irreversible cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement states unanimously two
p.(None): specialist doctors with a second degree of specialization or specialist title, including one specialist in
p.(None): anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology, and the other in emergency medicine,
p.(None): internal medicine, cardiology, pediatric cardiology or pediatrics.
p.(None): 7. Finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement is synonymous with death.
p.(None): Art. 44. A doctor who:
p.(None): 1) performs activities as part of emergency relief services or in the case referred to in art. thirty,
p.(None): 2) performs the profession in an entity performing medical activity that has concluded a contract for the provision of benefits
p.(None): healthcare financed from public funds in connection with the provision of health services
p.(None): in this entity
p.(None): - entitled to legal protection due to a public official.
p.(None): Art. 45. 1. A doctor may prescribe medicines, foodstuffs for particular nutritional uses, which
p.(None): are admitted to trading in the Republic of Poland on the principles set out in separate regulations, and products
p.(None): medical, equipment for medical devices, in vitro diagnostic medical devices, equipment for devices
p.(None): in vitro diagnostic medical devices and active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 186).
p.(None): 1a. The doctor issues prescriptions for medicines on the principles set out in art. 95b-96b of the Act of September 6, 2001 -
p.(None): Pharmaceutical Law.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may also issue prescriptions for drugs to persons referred to in art. 43-46 of the Act of 27
p.(None): August 2004 on healthcare services financed from public funds, under the principles set out in
p.(None): this Act and in the Act of May 12, 2011 on the reimbursement of medicines and foodstuffs
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 134/140
p.(None): special nutritional uses and medical devices. The doctor is obliged to record
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p.(None): financed from public funds, until the day of its withdrawal or expiry the authorized person is
p.(None): obliged to ensure data compliance
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p.(None): placed on these prescriptions and referrals with data contained in medical records.
p.(None): 5. Granting the authorizations referred to in para. 1 takes place via the Registry
p.(None): Medical Assistants referred to in art. 31b paragraph 1 of the Act of 28 April 2011 on the information system in
p.(None): health protection, on the principles set out in this Act.
p.(None): Art. 42. 1. A physician shall adjudicate upon the state of health of a given person after having been examined in person or in person
p.(None): examining it via ICT systems or communication systems, as well as after
p.(None): analysis of the person's available medical records.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may, without examining the patient, issue a prescription necessary to continue treatment and order
p.(None): for the supply of medical devices as a continuation of the supply of medical devices, if any
p.(None): justified by the patient's state of health reflected in the medical records.
p.(None): 3. In the case referred to in para. 2, prescriptions or orders, and in the case of an electronic prescription -
p.(None): printout referred to in art. 96b paragraph 2 point 3 of the Act of 6 September 2001 - Pharmaceutical Law (Journal of Laws of
p.(None): 2019 item 499, with later changes 5)), may be transferred:
p.(None): 1) the patient's legal representative or a person authorized by the patient to collect a prescription
p.(None): or order, and in the case of issuing a prescription in electronic form - a printout;
p.(None): 2) to a third party, if the patient declares to the healthcare provider that prescriptions or
p.(None): orders, and in the case of an electronic prescription - the printout can be picked up by people
p.(None): third without specifying these people in detail.
p.(None): 4. The authorization or statement referred to in para. 3 shall be recorded in the patient's medical records either
p.(None): attaches to this documentation.
p.(None): 5. Information on issuing a prescription or order referred to in para. 2 shall be included in the documentation
p.(None): medical patient. Information about the person whom
p.(None): 5) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 399, 959, 1495, 1542,
p.(None): 1556, 1590, 1818 and 1905.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 132/140
p.(None): such a prescription or order was provided, is noted in the patient's medical records or attached to this
p.(None): documentation.
p.(None): Art. 43. 1. A doctor may declare death on the basis of personally performed examinations and findings.
p.(None): 2. In justified cases, a physician, except for a dentist, may make the issuing of a death certificate dependent on
p.(None): autopsy.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, except for the dentist, may issue a death certificate based on the examination documentation
p.(None): post mortem carried out by another doctor or other authorized person, and also on the basis of documentation
p.(None): finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest preceding the procurement of organs referred to in art. 43a.
p.(None): Art. 43a. 1. Statement:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death),
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p.(None): along with an indication of the name and seat of the institution which awarded the title.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 119/140
p.(None): 3. If the title specifying the training of a doctor, a dentist who is a national of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union is the same as the title for which use is required in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): additional training that this doctor does not have, the District Medical Council may determine the wording of this
p.(None): title that the doctor may use on the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Chapter 4
p.(None): Medical experiment
p.(None): Art. 21. 1. A medical experiment conducted on humans may be a therapeutic or research experiment.
p.(None): 2. The therapeutic experiment is the introduction by the doctor of new or only partially tried
p.(None): diagnostic, therapeutic or prophylactic methods to achieve direct benefit
p.(None): for the health of the treated person. It can be carried out if the medical methods used so far
p.(None): they are not effective or if their effectiveness is not sufficient.
p.(None): 3. The research experiment is primarily aimed at expanding medical knowledge. It can be him
p.(None): carried out on both sick and healthy people. Conducting a research experiment
p.(None): acceptable when participation in it is not associated with risk or the risk is small and not
p.(None): it is disproportionate to the possible positive results of such an experiment.
p.(None): Art. 22. A medical experiment may be conducted if the expected therapeutic or cognitive benefit is significant
p.(None): significance, and the expected achievement of this benefit, and the purposefulness and manner of conducting the experiment
p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
p.(None): Art. 23. A medical experiment is managed by a physician with sufficiently high qualifications.
p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 120/140
p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
p.(None): participate. If written consent cannot be expressed, oral consent shall be considered equivalent
p.(None): made in the presence of two witnesses. Such consent should be recorded in the medical records.
p.(None): 2. The participation of a minor in a medical experiment is only permitted with the written consent of his representative
p.(None): statutory. If the minor is at least 16 years old or under 16 years of age and is able to terminate with discernment
p.(None): opinion on your participation in the experiment, you must also agree in writing.
p.(None): 3. The participation of a minor in a research experiment is admissible if the expected benefits have
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p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): of the regulation, the procedure for appointing and operating the committee referred to in para. 1, and the procedure for adjudicating
p.(None): inability to practice the medical profession or being restricted in performing specific activities
p.(None): medical, bearing in mind the need for a doctor to properly practice his profession.
p.(None): Art. 13. Proceedings in matters referred to in art. 11 and 12, is confidential.
p.(None): Art. 14. The doctor loses the right to practice a profession in the event of:
p.(None): 1) loss of Polish citizenship or another Member State of the European Union, if not
p.(None): acquired simultaneously the citizenship of another Member State of the European Union;
p.(None): 2) total or partial incapacitation;
p.(None): 3) elapse of time for which it was granted.
p.(None): Chapter 2a
p.(None): Medical Final Exam and Medical-Dental Final Exam Art. 14a. 1. Medical Final Exam (LEK)
p.(None): and Medical and Dental
p.(None): The Final Exam (LDEK) is organized and conducted by the Medical Examination Center, hereinafter referred to as "CEM". CEM
p.(None): is a state budget unit subordinated to the minister competent for health matters.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK take place twice a year, simultaneously, in accordance with the order regulations of LEK and
p.(None): LDEK referred to in art. 14f paragraph 2, in places and dates fixed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 3. A doctor may join the drug.
p.(None): 4. A dentist may join LDEK.
p.(None): 5. A person intending to join the LEK or LDEK shall submit to the director of CEM, via SMK, an application to the LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): until:
p.(None): 1) 15 July of the calendar year in which the given exam is carried out - in the case of examinations designated in
p.(None): the period from September 1 to September 30;
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p.(None): 2) November 30 of the calendar year preceding the year in which it is carried out
p.(None): exam - in the case of examinations scheduled in the period from February 1 to February 28.
p.(None): 5a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the minister competent for health may
p.(None): change the dates referred to in paragraph 2 and 5. If the circumstances causing the change cease to exist
p.(None): deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, but the total period
p.(None): postponing a given date cannot be longer than 5 months. Information on changing these dates the minister competent
p.(None): for health announces on its website.
p.(None): 6. By the dates referred to in para. 5 or 5a, the provisions of Art. 58-60 of the act of
p.(None): June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 256). In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of a notification within a week before the expiry
p.(None): deadlines referred to in paragraph 5 or 5a, this period is extended by the duration of the failure. The extension is made with
p.(None): office by the system operator.
p.(None): 7. The notification to LEK or LDEK referred to in para. 5, contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname;
p.(None): 2) date of birth;
p.(None): 3) place of birth;
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p.(None): a title of education obtained in a country other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): member states of the European Union or its abbreviation.
p.(None): 2. The regional medical council may require that a title indicating the education of a physician or dentist be used
p.(None): along with an indication of the name and seat of the institution which awarded the title.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 119/140
p.(None): 3. If the title specifying the training of a doctor, a dentist who is a national of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union is the same as the title for which use is required in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): additional training that this doctor does not have, the District Medical Council may determine the wording of this
p.(None): title that the doctor may use on the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Chapter 4
p.(None): Medical experiment
p.(None): Art. 21. 1. A medical experiment conducted on humans may be a therapeutic or research experiment.
p.(None): 2. The therapeutic experiment is the introduction by the doctor of new or only partially tried
p.(None): diagnostic, therapeutic or prophylactic methods to achieve direct benefit
p.(None): for the health of the treated person. It can be carried out if the medical methods used so far
p.(None): they are not effective or if their effectiveness is not sufficient.
p.(None): 3. The research experiment is primarily aimed at expanding medical knowledge. It can be him
p.(None): carried out on both sick and healthy people. Conducting a research experiment
p.(None): acceptable when participation in it is not associated with risk or the risk is small and not
p.(None): it is disproportionate to the possible positive results of such an experiment.
p.(None): Art. 22. A medical experiment may be conducted if the expected therapeutic or cognitive benefit is significant
p.(None): significance, and the expected achievement of this benefit, and the purposefulness and manner of conducting the experiment
p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
p.(None): Art. 23. A medical experiment is managed by a physician with sufficiently high qualifications.
p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 120/140
p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
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p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
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p.(None): 5. If the patient is over 16 years old, his consent is also required.
p.(None): 6. However, if a minor who is at least 16 years old, incapacitated person or mentally ill patient
p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
p.(None): 9. The activities referred to in par. 1, the provisions of art. 34 section 7.
p.(None): 10. The guardianship court competent for granting consent to perform medical activities is
p.(None): the court in which district these activities are to be carried out.
p.(None): Art. 33. 1. Examination or providing a patient with another health service without his consent is admissible if
p.(None): it requires immediate medical attention, and due to health or age can not agree and does not have
p.(None): the possibility of communicating with his legal representative or actual guardian.
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p.(None): vocational training, appoints a commission of physicians with appropriate professional qualifications, which
p.(None): gives an opinion on the professional preparation of this doctor.
p.(None): 2. The District Medical Council on the basis of the opinion of the commission referred to in par. 1 may oblige the physician to serve
p.(None): complementary training. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district meeting
p.(None): medical council while examining his case.
p.(None): 3. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1.
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p.(None): 4. In the event of an unjustified failure to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): evading participation in the training referred to in para. 2 and art. 10 paragraph 3, district council
p.(None): medical doctor adopts a resolution to suspend the doctor's right to practice the profession or to restrict him
p.(None): performing specific medical activities until the end of training.
p.(None): 5. The regional medical council shall determine the mode, place and training program referred to in par. 2 and in
p.(None): Art. 10 paragraph 3. The costs of this training shall be borne by the doctor.
p.(None): Art. 12. 1. If the regional medical council finds that there is a reasonable suspicion of inability
p.(None): a physician to practice or limit the performance of specific medical activities from
p.(None): due to the state of health making it impossible to practice the medical profession, he appoints a commission composed of specialist doctors
p.(None): from relevant fields of medicine. The commission issues a medical disability certificate
p.(None): to practice or limit any strictly defined medical activities.
p.(None): 2. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1 and undergo the necessary examinations.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Council, on the basis of the commission's ruling, may adopt a resolution to suspend the right to exercise
p.(None): profession for the duration of the incapacity or on limiting the performance of certain medical activities for a period
p.(None): duration of incapacity. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district council meeting
p.(None): doctor while examining his case.
p.(None): 4. If the doctor refuses to undergo examination by the commission or if the district medical council based on the results
p.(None): the investigation will find that the continued pursuit of the profession or specific medical activities by
p.(None): a doctor is in danger of being treated by him, the district medical council adopts a resolution on
p.(None): suspension of a physician in the right to practice a profession or on limitation in performing certain activities
p.(None): medical pending the termination of the proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A doctor in respect of whom a resolution was adopted to suspend the right to practice a profession or
p.(None): limiting the performance of specific medical activities, may apply to the district medical board for waiver
p.(None): resolutions if
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p.(None): the reasons for suspension or limitation cease to exist, however not earlier than 6 months after the adoption of the resolution
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
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p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
p.(None): post-graduate internship, extension of post-graduate internship and supervision of post-graduate internship, and access to
p.(None): only persons with a written authorization to process these data issued by the marshal may have them
p.(None): voivodship, Minister of National Defense or voivode. Persons who have a written authorization are obliged to
p.(None): keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16. 1. A doctor may obtain the title of specialist in a specific field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) after undergoing specialist training and
p.(None): 2) after passing the State Specialization Examination, hereinafter referred to as "PES", or
p.(None): 3) after recognition as equivalent to a specialist title obtained abroad.
p.(None): 2. Specialist training in a specific field of medicine is a modular training and consists of:
p.(None): 1) the basic module, corresponding to the basic scope of theoretical knowledge and skills
p.(None): practical in a given field of medicine or common to related fields of medicine, and
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p.(None): 2) a specialized module corresponding to the profile of specialization in which the doctor can continue
p.(None): specialization training after completing a specific basic module, or
p.(None): 3) a uniform module appropriate for a given specialization.
p.(None): 3. A doctor undergoing specialization training may change after completing the basic module
p.(None): the field of medicine in which he wants to continue specialization training, subject to qualification
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p.(None): specialization training specified by the Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): in regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 4.
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in residency mode may change the place of training
p.(None): specialization not earlier than after
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p.(None): one year from the date of qualifying for this specialist training, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 9. The provision of para. 8 shall not apply if the organizational unit in which the doctor undergoes specialization training,
p.(None): has been liquidated or no longer meets the requirements referred to in art. 19f paragraph 2.
p.(None): 10. Voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs and Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): in order to perform tasks related to the implementation of specialized training for doctors and dentists,
p.(None): process, in accordance with their jurisdiction, the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of active soldier or officer in relation to service;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 11. The data referred to in par. 10 points 8-11, cannot be processed for purposes other than financing the training
p.(None): specialization, extension of specialization training and supervision over specialization training, a
p.(None): they can only be accessed by persons who have a written authorization to process this data issued by
p.(None): voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs or Minister of Defense
p.(None): National. Persons with written authorization are required to keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16i. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training throughout its duration
p.(None): equal working time of a doctor employed in a medical entity, as referred to in art. 93 of the Act of
p.(None): April 15, 2011 on medical activities, and is on call or working in shifts or
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p.(None): equivalent to the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activities.
p.(None): 2. Doctor:
p.(None): 1) being a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): 2) being an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinated or supervised
p.(None): by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): 3) being an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established by
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p.(None): entities obliged to finance healthcare services from public funds in
p.(None): meaning of the provisions of the Act of 27 August 2004 on healthcare services financed from
p.(None): funds
p.(None): Based on: i.e. Dz. Of Laws of 2020, item 514, 567.
p.(None): 1) This Act implements Parliament's Directive 2005/36 / EC within the scope of its regulation
p.(None): Of the European Council of 7 September 2005 on the recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of
p.(None): September 30, 2005, page 22, as amended d.).
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p.(None): public (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1373, as amended2)) or offices of those operating entities, as part of
p.(None): which performs activities related to the preparation, organization or supervision of
p.(None): providing healthcare services.
p.(None): 4. A doctor, dentist may perform the activities referred to in par. 1 and 2, also through systems
p.(None): ICT or communication systems.
p.(None): Art. 3. 1. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a physician without further specification, it shall be understood as meaning
p.(None): also a dentist.
p.(None): 1a. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a prescription, it should be understood as a prescription in electronic form or in
p.(None): paper form.
p.(None): 2. Whenever the law refers to a Member State of the European Union, it should also be understood
p.(None): Member State of the European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) - parties to the European Area Agreement
p.(None): Economic and the Swiss Confederation.
p.(None): 3. Whenever the Act refers to citizens of the Member States of the European Union, this shall also mean:
p.(None): 1) their family members within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 14 July 2006 on entry into the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, stay and exit from this territory of citizens of the Member States of the Union
p.(None): Europejska and their family members (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 293);
p.(None): 2) third-country nationals who hold a long-term resident's Union residence permit
p.(None): European within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 35);
p.(None): 3) foreigners with refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 4) foreigners who come to the territory of the Republic of Poland or stay in this territory in
p.(None): for the purpose of family reunification and are family members of a foreigner residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska in connection with granting him refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 2) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 1394, 1590, 1694, 1726,
p.(None): 1818, 1905, 2020 and 2473.
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p.(None): 5) third-country nationals who apply for admission to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish in order to work in a profession requiring high qualifications, within the meaning of the provisions of the Act
p.(None): of December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 6) third-country nationals who have been admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish for purposes other than performing work in accordance with European Union law or national law
p.(None): and have the right to work and have a residence permit issued in accordance with the Regulation
p.(None): Council (EC) No 1030/2002 of 13 June 2002 establishing a uniform format for residence permits for
p.(None): third-country nationals (Official Journal of the EU L 157 of 15.06.2002, p. 1, as amended), and third-country nationals who
p.(None): were admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland for the purpose of performing work in accordance with Union law
p.(None): European or national law;
p.(None): 7) third-country nationals holding a temporary residence permit granted in connection with
p.(None): circumstance referred to in art. 151 section 1, art. 151b paragraph 1, art. 157a paragraph 1 or art. 157g paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): on December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
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p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
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p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
p.(None): 10 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
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p.(None): has the right, subject to paragraph 2, use the original on the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): a title of education obtained in a country other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): member states of the European Union or its abbreviation.
p.(None): 2. The regional medical council may require that a title indicating the education of a physician or dentist be used
p.(None): along with an indication of the name and seat of the institution which awarded the title.
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p.(None): 3. If the title specifying the training of a doctor, a dentist who is a national of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union is the same as the title for which use is required in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): additional training that this doctor does not have, the District Medical Council may determine the wording of this
p.(None): title that the doctor may use on the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Chapter 4
p.(None): Medical experiment
p.(None): Art. 21. 1. A medical experiment conducted on humans may be a therapeutic or research experiment.
p.(None): 2. The therapeutic experiment is the introduction by the doctor of new or only partially tried
p.(None): diagnostic, therapeutic or prophylactic methods to achieve direct benefit
p.(None): for the health of the treated person. It can be carried out if the medical methods used so far
p.(None): they are not effective or if their effectiveness is not sufficient.
p.(None): 3. The research experiment is primarily aimed at expanding medical knowledge. It can be him
p.(None): carried out on both sick and healthy people. Conducting a research experiment
p.(None): acceptable when participation in it is not associated with risk or the risk is small and not
p.(None): it is disproportionate to the possible positive results of such an experiment.
p.(None): Art. 22. A medical experiment may be conducted if the expected therapeutic or cognitive benefit is significant
p.(None): significance, and the expected achievement of this benefit, and the purposefulness and manner of conducting the experiment
p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
p.(None): Art. 23. A medical experiment is managed by a physician with sufficiently high qualifications.
p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
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p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
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p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
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p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
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p.(None): Chapter 5
p.(None): Rules for practicing the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 30. A physician is obliged to provide medical assistance whenever a delay in her treatment
p.(None): giving could cause danger of loss of life, serious injury or severe
p.(None): health disorder, and in other urgent cases.
p.(None): Art. 31. 1. The physician is obliged to provide the patient or his statutory representative with accessibility
p.(None): information about his state of health, diagnosis, proposed and possible diagnostic methods,
p.(None): medicinal, foreseeable consequences of their use or withdrawal, results of treatment and
p.(None): prognosis.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may provide the information referred to in para. 1 to other people with the consent of the patient or his representative
p.(None): statutory.
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p.(None): 3. At the patient's request, the physician is not obliged to provide the patient with the information referred to in para. 1.
p.(None): 4. In exceptional cases, if the prognosis is unfavorable for the patient, the physician may limit information about
p.(None): health condition and prognosis if, according to the physician's assessment, the patient's well-being speaks for it. In these
p.(None): cases, the physician informs the patient's legal representative or a person authorized by the patient.
p.(None): However, at the patient's request, the physician is obliged to provide him with the requested information.
p.(None): 5. The doctor's obligation referred to in para. 1 also applies to patients who are at least 16 years old.
p.(None): 6. If the patient is under 16 years of age or is unconscious or unable to understand the meaning
p.(None): information, the doctor provides information to a loved one within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Ombudsman for Patients' Rights (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1127, 1128, 1590, 1655 and 1696).
p.(None): 7. The patient who is under 16 years of age, the doctor provides information in the scope and form needed for
p.(None): the correct course of the diagnostic or therapeutic process and listens to his sentence.
p.(None): 8. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to an actual guardian, it should be understood as an actual guardian in
p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
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p.(None): postgraduate doctors or dentists;
p.(None): 4) ensure monitoring of specialist physician training documentation;
p.(None): 5) employ under an employment contract or under a civil law contract or have employees
p.(None): in the official position in hospital wards or in organizational units referred to in point 1:
p.(None): a) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or with a second degree of specialization in the relevant
p.(None): medicine or
p.(None): b) at least two doctors with the title of specialist or II degree of specialization in the field
p.(None): related, in the case of specialties for which the provisions in force before the date of entry into force
p.(None): the Act did not provide for obtaining the 2nd degree of specialization or specialist title, or
p.(None): c) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or II degree specialization in
p.(None): relevant field of dentistry, in the case of organizational units or organizational units
p.(None): implementing specialized training in the field of dentistry
p.(None): - who have agreed to be the head of specialization;
p.(None): 6) have the staff, medical equipment and apparatus necessary to carry out the tasks specified in the program
p.(None): specialization in accordance with the accreditation standards referred to in art. 16f paragraph 3 point 7;
p.(None): 7) provide health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the specialization program to a certain number of doctors;
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p.(None): 8) provide round-the-clock health services to persons hospitalized or not requiring hospitalization, in
p.(None): health and life threatening situations and in other urgent cases, if it results from
p.(None): specialization program;
p.(None): 9) provide physicians undergoing specialization training with medical roster in the specified number
p.(None): specialization program or shift work or equivalent working time at maximum working time
p.(None): allowed in the provisions on medical activities;
p.(None): 10) conclude an agreement with entities to enable physicians to complete the specialization program, in
p.(None): including field internships referred to in para. 3, the implementation of which cannot be provided as part of its own
p.(None): organizational structure.
p.(None): 11) (repealed)
p.(None): 3. Directional internships may be conducted by:
p.(None): 1) organizational units referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): 2) other organizational units meeting the conditions referred to in para. 2, after they obtain accreditation for
p.(None): conducting internships.
p.(None): 4. The organizational unit referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1 presents CMKP, by means of SMK, for an opinion
p.(None): a team of experts appointed by the director of CMKP to meet the conditions referred to in art
p.(None): paragraph. 2, information containing the data specified in para. 2 and data on entities referred to in para. 3.
p.(None): 5. The team of experts referred to in para. 4, the director of CMKP appoints five specialist doctors
p.(None): in a given field of medicine or in a related field:
p.(None): 1) team chair - a doctor proposed by a national consultant in a given field
p.(None): medicine;
p.(None): 2) four team members:
p.(None): a) one - from persons proposed by a national consultant in a given medical field,
p.(None): b) one - among persons proposed by the scientific society for the field of medicine,
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p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
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p.(None): 5. If the patient is over 16 years old, his consent is also required.
p.(None): 6. However, if a minor who is at least 16 years old, incapacitated person or mentally ill patient
p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
p.(None): 9. The activities referred to in par. 1, the provisions of art. 34 section 7.
p.(None): 10. The guardianship court competent for granting consent to perform medical activities is
p.(None): the court in which district these activities are to be carried out.
p.(None): Art. 33. 1. Examination or providing a patient with another health service without his consent is admissible if
p.(None): it requires immediate medical attention, and due to health or age can not agree and does not have
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p.(None): at least 5 years, hereinafter referred to as "guardian".
p.(None): 3b. The doctor referred to in paragraph 3a, is entitled to practice only in the place of the internship, from
p.(None): subject to art. 30, and in a situation where he conducts research in the field of medical sciences under the guidance of
p.(None): a doctor with the right to practice. The intern doctor is entitled in particular to:
p.(None): 1) subject and subjective examination of the patient and giving medical advice after consultation with
p.(None): guardian;
p.(None): 2) issuing medical orders after consulting the guardian;
p.(None): 3) issuing referrals for laboratory tests and other diagnostic tests, and after consulting a doctor
p.(None): having the right to practice the profession for an indefinite period of time for tests requiring diagnostic methods and
p.(None): medicinal products posing an increased risk for the patient;
p.(None): 4) independent use commissioned by a doctor authorized to practice the profession
p.(None): indefinite period of diagnostic and therapeutic methods whose practical skill has been
p.(None): ascertained by a guardian;
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p.(None): 5) jointly with the doctor possessing the right to practice the profession of indefinite use of methods
p.(None): diagnostic and therapeutic methods that pose an increased risk to the patient and jointly perform procedures with him
p.(None): operational, covered by the postgraduate internship program;
p.(None): 6) keeping a medical history and other medical documentation in cooperation with the caregiver;
p.(None): 7) providing information on the patient's state of health;
p.(None): 8) ordering care operations;
p.(None): 9) in emergencies for urgent administration or for medication to be administered to a patient, and if they are strongly or
p.(None): very strong - after seeking, if possible, the opinion of one doctor;
p.(None): 10) confirmation of death;
p.(None): 11) issuing prescriptions and issuing medical opinions and certificates after agreeing with the guardian of the content contained therein
p.(None): information.
p.(None): 3c. (Deleted)
p.(None): 3d. Doctor, dentist undergo post-graduate internship on the basis of an employment contract concluded on time
p.(None): determined for the purpose of vocational preparation including the implementation of the postgraduate internship program, with
p.(None): subject to paragraph 7a.
p.(None): 3e. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State takes a post-graduate internship
p.(None): on the terms applicable to Polish citizens, if it meets at least one of the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Poland or a long-term resident's residence permit
p.(None): The European Union;
p.(None): 2) has refugee status in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) has a valid Pole's Card.
p.(None): 3f. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State and does not comply
p.(None): the conditions referred to in paragraph 3e, takes a post-graduate internship under a civil law contract for a post-graduate internship,
p.(None): concluded with the unit referred to in art. 5 paragraph 9, in which the agreement defines the scope of mutual relations
p.(None): obligations for the duration of its serving.
p.(None): 3g. (Deleted)
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p.(None): the examination board elects its chairman and secretary from among its members. The commission secretary prepares
p.(None): examination report, signed by members and chairman.
p.(None): 7. The fee for the exam referred to in par. 3, shall be borne by the applicant, and the proceeds from this title shall be the income of the Chief
p.(None): Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 7a. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
p.(None): 1) the scope of knowledge of the Polish language in speech and writing, necessary to practice the profession
p.(None): physician, dentist, in particular with regard to the scope of professional rights specified in
p.(None): Art. 2;
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p.(None): 2) the manner and procedure for conducting the exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3, the amount of the fee for this
p.(None): exam and sample certificate confirming successful passing of the exam, with a view to assurance
p.(None): the correct course of the exam and the cost of organizing the exam.
p.(None): Art. 7b. SMK contains information about the granted rights to practice the profession, referred to in art. 5–5c, art. 5f
p.(None): and art. 7.
p.(None): Art. 8. 1. A physician who obtained the right to practice the profession shall be subject to entry in the register kept by the competent authority
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. The Supreme Medical Council shall determine the detailed procedure for granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): doctor, dentist and keeping a register of doctors.
p.(None): Art. 8a. Partial access to the professions of physician and dentist is not granted, both
p.(None): in the professional activities of a doctor or dentist without specialization, as well as a doctor or a physician
p.(None): specialist dentist.
p.(None): Art. 9. 1. A physician with sufficiently high qualifications, not having the right to practice in the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, but having this right in another state, may conduct theoretical and
p.(None): practical teaching of the medical profession or take part in a medical consultation and perform the treatments needed
p.(None): results from this consulium or the curriculum if:
p.(None): 1) was invited by a doctor who has the right to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, each time after obtaining the consent of the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 2) was invited by a physician practicing the profession of a therapeutic entity within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): medical treatment, each time after obtaining the consent of the head of this entity and the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 3) was invited by a clinical hospital or entity referred to in art. 7 item 1 point 1, 2
p.(None): and 4-8 of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science, leader
p.(None): activity in the field of medical sciences or health sciences, which informs the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 2. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the European Union who has the right
p.(None): to practice medicine or physician
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p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
p.(None): 10 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
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p.(None): Art. 14c. 1. LEK and LDEK are submitted in the form of written tests, separate for the medical profession and the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, developed for each exam date by experts on issues covered by LEK and LDEK.
p.(None): 2. The LEK and LDEK test questions cover issues in the fields of medicine specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 14f paragraph 1, with particular emphasis on diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
p.(None): 3. LEK and LDEK tests and test questions are developed, processed, distributed and stored in
p.(None): a way preventing access to them by persons other than those participating in their development, processing,
p.(None): distribution and storage, performing or supervising LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): 4. LEK and LDEK tests and test questions may be made available only to the person taking the exam,
p.(None): at its request, after their use in LEK or LDEK. The director of CEM makes tests and test questions available through them
p.(None): presentations at the CEM headquarters. It is forbidden to take available tests and test questions outside the CEM headquarters
p.(None): and their reproduction, copying by any technique or transcription. In case of violation of this
p.(None): sharing is discontinued. The sharing process can be monitored using devices
p.(None): recording image and sound.
p.(None): 5. Release on the terms set out in the Act of September 6, 2001.
p.(None): only test questions with correct answers are subject to access to public information
p.(None): used for the needs of LEK or LDEK, after 5 years from the date of this exam.
p.(None): Art. 14d 1. Presents to the LEK or LDEK directly before the exam to the Examination Team,
p.(None): referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5, proof of identity. In case of lack
p.(None): a document confirming the applicant's identity cannot take the exam.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK consists in solving an appropriate test consisting of 200 questions containing 5
p.(None): answers, of which only one is correct. One point is obtained for each correct answer. In case of
p.(None): no answer, the wrong answer was selected, or more than one answer was selected
p.(None): points are not awarded.
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p.(None): 3. The course of LEK and LDEK can be documented using image and sound recording devices, about which
p.(None): applicants for LEK or LDEK are informed in the exam notice or immediately before starting
p.(None): exam.
p.(None): 4. The test is solved by the applicant. During the passing of LEK and LDEK, the candidate may not use
p.(None): no teaching and teaching aids, and may not use copying devices and
p.(None): forwarding and receiving information. Violation of this ban or termination of test
p.(None): it constitutes the basis for disqualification of the applicant, which is equivalent to obtaining by
p.(None): negative result.
p.(None): 5. In the event of a breach of the prohibition referred to in para. 4, or solve the test
p.(None): dependent, the chairman of the Examination Team referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5, makes
p.(None): disqualification of the applicant and notes the fact of disqualification together with an indication of its reason and the time of interruption
p.(None): test exam in the examination report.
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p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
p.(None): post-graduate internship, extension of post-graduate internship and supervision of post-graduate internship, and access to
p.(None): only persons with a written authorization to process these data issued by the marshal may have them
p.(None): voivodship, Minister of National Defense or voivode. Persons who have a written authorization are obliged to
p.(None): keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16. 1. A doctor may obtain the title of specialist in a specific field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) after undergoing specialist training and
p.(None): 2) after passing the State Specialization Examination, hereinafter referred to as "PES", or
p.(None): 3) after recognition as equivalent to a specialist title obtained abroad.
p.(None): 2. Specialist training in a specific field of medicine is a modular training and consists of:
p.(None): 1) the basic module, corresponding to the basic scope of theoretical knowledge and skills
p.(None): practical in a given field of medicine or common to related fields of medicine, and
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p.(None): 2) a specialized module corresponding to the profile of specialization in which the doctor can continue
p.(None): specialization training after completing a specific basic module, or
p.(None): 3) a uniform module appropriate for a given specialization.
p.(None): 3. A doctor undergoing specialization training may change after completing the basic module
p.(None): the field of medicine in which he wants to continue specialization training, subject to qualification
p.(None): for her under the qualification procedure referred to in art. 16c paragraph 7.
p.(None): 4. A doctor with a postdoctoral degree and having relevant professional achievements and
p.(None): scientific within the scope of the specialist module referred to in par. 2 point 2, and having the title of specialist
p.(None): or a 2nd degree specialization in the field corresponding to the basic module referred to in para. 2 point 1,
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p.(None): authority and by means of SMK.
p.(None): 15. List of physicians not qualified to undergo specialized training in a specific one
p.(None): the medical field contains information on verification, referred to in par. 14.
p.(None): 16. The detailed manner and procedure for conducting the qualification procedure are set out in the regulations of the procedure
p.(None): qualification specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 1 point 4.
p.(None): 16a. Detailed method and procedure for conducting qualification proceedings
p.(None): by the Minister of National Defense determines the regulations of the qualification procedure set out in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 17. Body conducting the qualification procedure, taking into account the result of the procedure
p.(None): qualifying, he directs the doctor, via SMK, to undergo specialist training in the entity referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place. For doctors who are soldiers in active
p.(None): military service, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities
p.(None): created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, body conducting the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying, taking into account the result of the qualification procedure, indicates to the doctor, for
p.(None): SMK help, a free training place and issues a referral for specialist training in
p.(None): the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place.
p.(None): 17a. In order to enable specialist training in the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1 after
p.(None): completed qualification procedure, the voivode may apply for free access
p.(None): a training place at the disposal of the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for matters
p.(None): Interior.
p.(None): 17b. The Minister of National Defense may request the free training place remaining in
p.(None): instructions of the competent voivode or minister competent for internal affairs.
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p.(None): 17c. The minister competent for internal affairs may request free space
p.(None): training at the disposal of the competent voivode or the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 18. A doctor may be directed to undergo specialist training in a specific field of medicine after
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist.
p.(None): 19. In the case of a physician referred to in art. 16 clause 4, the provisions of para. 1a and 1b and para. 7-16 shall not apply. Recipe
p.(None): paragraph. 17 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): Art. 16d A doctor may undergo only one specialized training at a time.
p.(None): Art. 16e. 1. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for health shall define and announce on his own
p.(None): website and using SMK, the number of training places for doctors who will undergo training
p.(None): specialization based on an employment contract concluded with an entity conducting specialization training
p.(None): for the time specified in the specialization program, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "Residency", in individual fields of medicine, divided into voivodships, based on
p.(None): demand reported by province governors taking into account free training places, health needs
p.(None): citizens and the availability of health services in a given field of medicine in a given province.
p.(None): 2. Before the qualifying procedure, the voivode announces, on its website and via SMK,
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p.(None): change the dates referred to in paragraph 5. If the circumstances causing the change of dates cease to exist
p.(None): the minister competent for health again changes these deadlines, however the total period of the shift in question
p.(None): the deadline cannot be longer than 5 months. The provisions of Art. 58-60 of the Act
p.(None): of June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information on changing these dates
p.(None): the minister competent for health announces on his website.
p.(None): Article 16 1. CEM organizes PES twice a year in places determined by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 2. PES for each specialty is submitted in the form of a test and oral exam, in order
p.(None): these exams determined by the director of CEM, covering the scope of completed specialist training,
p.(None): with particular emphasis on diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, excluding performance
p.(None): invasive medical procedures and procedures.
p.(None): 3. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may, at the request of the director of CEM, agree to
p.(None): withdrawal from conducting the PES test exam for all doctors admitted to the PES in a given
p.(None): field in a specific exam session, with an oral exam, or decide about
p.(None): conducting PES once a year - with all its parts retained in one of the exam sessions.
p.(None): 4. Tests and test questions shall be developed and determined by CEM in consultation with the competent national consultant
p.(None): for a given field of medicine, and in the absence of such a consultant - in a related field or his
p.(None): representative separately for each field of medicine and for each examination session.
p.(None): 5. Tests, questions and exam tasks are developed, processed, distributed and stored in a manner
p.(None): preventing access to them by persons other than those participating in their development, processing,
p.(None): distribution and storage, conducting PES or supervising their conduct.
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p.(None): 6. Tests and test questions as well as tasks and questions of the PES oral exam may only be made available to a person
p.(None): taking this exam, at her request, after using them in PES. The director of CEM provides testing and
p.(None): test questions by presenting them at the CEM headquarters. It is forbidden to take it outside the CEM headquarters
p.(None): shared tests and test questions and their reproduction, copying by any technique or
p.(None): rewriting. If you violate this prohibition, sharing will stop. The sharing process can
p.(None): be monitored by means of image and sound recording devices.
p.(None): 7. Release on the terms set out in the Act of September 6, 2001.
p.(None): only test questions with correct answers are subject to access to public information
p.(None): used for PES purposes after 5 years from the date of this exam.
p.(None): Art. 16s. 1. (repealed)
p.(None): 2. The doctor is entitled to a training leave of 6 days for preparation and
p.(None): joining PES. During the training leave, the doctor retains the right to remuneration.
p.(None): 3. The test exam included in the PES consists of solving 120 questions containing five answer variants, from
p.(None): of which only one is valid. The doctor can choose only one answer. A doctor for every correct answer
p.(None): gets 1 point. If no answer or more than one answer is selected, no points will be awarded.
p.(None): 3a. A PES candidate within a given time limit may bring during the exam or immediately after its completion,
p.(None): before leaving the examination room, substantive reservation on the test question used during
p.(None): this PES. The reservation shall be submitted to the CEM director on the form, a template of which is prepared by CEM. In case of recognition
p.(None): of the objection, the test task covered by the objection is skipped when determining the result of the exam
p.(None): test in relation to all candidates, which reduces the number of points possible.
p.(None): Points for canceled tasks are not awarded.
p.(None): 4. The PES test part is considered passed with a positive result after the physician obtains at least 60%
p.(None): the maximum number of points that can be obtained.
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p.(None): 4a. The course of PES can be documented using video and audio recording devices, about which people
p.(None): participants taking the exam are informed in the notice of the exam or immediately before the start
p.(None): exam.
p.(None): 4b. The test is solved by the applicant. During the PES passing the candidate cannot use
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p.(None): in the same scope of economic activity, the education organizer is also removed from these registers ex officio
p.(None): regulated activity.
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p.(None): 4. The organizer of education, which was removed from the register, pursuant to para. 2 points 1, 4 or 5 may obtain
p.(None): re-entry in this register not earlier than after 3 years from the date of adopting a resolution on removal from the register.
p.(None): 5. To resolutions of the regional medical council or the Supreme Medical Council regarding the entry, refusal to enter and
p.(None): deleting an entry from the register, the provisions of the Code of Administrative Procedure regarding decisions shall apply
p.(None): administration.
p.(None): Art. 19e. 1. The register keeping body is authorized to control education organizers in
p.(None): range:
p.(None): 1) compliance with the facts of the information referred to in art. 19c paragraph 5;
p.(None): 2) fulfilling the conditions specified in art. 19 paragraph 2;
p.(None): 3) the correctness of the documentation of the course of education;
p.(None): 4) ensuring the right quality of education.
p.(None): 2. The control is carried out by persons authorized by the authority keeping the register to perform
p.(None): control activities.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, carrying out control activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) access to the documentation of the course of education kept by the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) demand from the organizer of oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of education participants and teaching staff.
p.(None): 4. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which should contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the headquarters of the training organizer;
p.(None): 2) place of training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing these activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
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p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the training organizer, and
p.(None): about the reason for this refusal.
p.(None): 5. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the training organizer.
p.(None): 6. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the training organizer submits a reasoned opinion
p.(None): objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in the report, executing persons
p.(None): control activities are required to examine these facts and complete the report.
p.(None): 7. The refusal to sign the report by the training organizer shall not prevent the signing of the report
p.(None): by persons performing control activities.
p.(None): 8. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the training organizer.
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p.(None): specialization.
p.(None): 4. The activities referred to in par. 3, performed by the director of CMKP.
p.(None): 5. The CMKP Director based on the control activities carried out and the available forms of system monitoring
p.(None): specialization prepares a report on the state of implementation of specialization education in a given year and presents
p.(None): him competent for health matters.
p.(None): 6. CMKP conducts cyclical knowledge trainings about the specialization system, intended for
p.(None): specialization managers, managers of units conducting specialization trainings and
p.(None): representatives of the voivode financed from the state budget from the part managed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
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p.(None): Art. 19i. 1. Control of the implementation of specialization training is conducted by a control team appointed
p.(None): by the director of CMKP. The team may include, apart from CMKP employees:
p.(None): 1) a national or voivodship consultant in the relevant field of medicine or his representative or
p.(None): 2) a representative or representatives of a consultant or national consultants in the fields of medicine
p.(None): related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine and
p.(None): 4) a representative of the competent voivode.
p.(None): 2. The control team, composed of at least 3 members, performing control activities, subject to authorization, has
p.(None): right:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) inspect the documentation of the course of training kept by the unit conducting the training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 4) demand from the head of the unit conducting specialization training oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of participants of specialization training and teaching staff.
p.(None): 3. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which shall contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the unit conducting the specialized training;
p.(None): 2) place of specialist training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the head of the unit
p.(None): conducting specialized training.
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p.(None): 4. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): Specialization.
p.(None): 5. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): specializations will raise reasoned objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in
p.(None): in the protocol, persons performing control activities are obliged to examine and supplement these facts
p.(None): protocol.
p.(None): 6. The refusal to sign the report by the head of the unit conducting specialization training does not constitute
p.(None): obstacles to signing the report by persons performing control activities.
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p.(None): to combat the effects of disasters, epidemics and natural disasters for their duration.
p.(None): 2. The rules and procedure for appointing a doctor in the situation referred to in para. 1, are specified in separate provisions.
p.(None): Article 48a (Deleted)
p.(None): Article 48b (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 49. 1. A practicing physician is required to participate in the work of medical appointing committees
p.(None): ability of persons subject to military qualification to perform active military service, on the terms specified
p.(None): in separate regulations.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 49a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 50 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 50a. Group medical practice cannot be performed in a medical entity under a contract
p.(None): civil law for the provision of health services.
p.(None): Article 50b (repealed) Article 50c. (repealed) Article 51. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 52b 1. The regional medical chamber is entitled to visit in order to assess the profession of doctors
p.(None): practicing the profession as part of the professional practice entered in the register of entities performing activities
p.(None): therapeutic within the meaning of the provisions on medical activities.
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p.(None): 2. The visit is carried out by doctors authorized by the regional medical board.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, performing inspection activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) request information and documentation;
p.(None): 2) access to the premises of the entity performing medical activities;
p.(None): 3) participation in activities related to the provision of health services;
p.(None): 4) inspect medical records;
p.(None): 5) request oral and written explanations.
p.(None): 4. After the inspection, a post-visit statement shall be made, which shall contain:
p.(None): 1) name and surname and address of the place of residence or name or company and address of the registered office;
p.(None): 2) place of providing health services;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and termination of the visit;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing inspection activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) description of any irregularities;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing inspection activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of making the post-visit statement.
p.(None): 5. If the post-visit statement found proceedings contrary to the principles of medical ethics or
p.(None): regulations related to the exercise of the medical profession, the district medical council notifies
p.(None): District Ombudsman.
p.(None): 6. If it is found during a visit that a physician practicing the profession within the entered professional practice
p.(None): to the register of entities performing medical activities within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): therapeutic grossly violates the conditions of the activity covered by the entry, the District Medical Council deletes this
p.(None): practice from the register of entities performing medical activities.
p.(None): Art. 53. 1. A physician performing an individual medical practice, an individual specialized medical practice,
p.(None): individual medical practice or individual specialized medical practice at the place of call may
p.(None): employ non-physicians to perform auxiliary activities (cooperation).
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p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
p.(None): Art. 23. A medical experiment is managed by a physician with sufficiently high qualifications.
p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
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p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
p.(None): participate. If written consent cannot be expressed, oral consent shall be considered equivalent
p.(None): made in the presence of two witnesses. Such consent should be recorded in the medical records.
p.(None): 2. The participation of a minor in a medical experiment is only permitted with the written consent of his representative
p.(None): statutory. If the minor is at least 16 years old or under 16 years of age and is able to terminate with discernment
p.(None): opinion on your participation in the experiment, you must also agree in writing.
p.(None): 3. The participation of a minor in a research experiment is admissible if the expected benefits have
p.(None): direct relevance to the health of the minor, and the risk is small and not disproportionate to
p.(None): possible positive results. A research experiment involving a minor is not allowed when it exists
p.(None): the possibility of conducting such an experiment with comparable effectiveness with the participation of a full person
p.(None): legal capacity.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, he consents to his participation in a therapeutic experiment
p.(None): legal representative of that person. If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the matter
p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
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p.(None): regulations, detailed rules for appointing and financing as well as the mode of operation of bioethics commissions.
p.(None): Chapter 5
p.(None): Rules for practicing the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 30. A physician is obliged to provide medical assistance whenever a delay in her treatment
p.(None): giving could cause danger of loss of life, serious injury or severe
p.(None): health disorder, and in other urgent cases.
p.(None): Art. 31. 1. The physician is obliged to provide the patient or his statutory representative with accessibility
p.(None): information about his state of health, diagnosis, proposed and possible diagnostic methods,
p.(None): medicinal, foreseeable consequences of their use or withdrawal, results of treatment and
p.(None): prognosis.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may provide the information referred to in para. 1 to other people with the consent of the patient or his representative
p.(None): statutory.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 3. At the patient's request, the physician is not obliged to provide the patient with the information referred to in para. 1.
p.(None): 4. In exceptional cases, if the prognosis is unfavorable for the patient, the physician may limit information about
p.(None): health condition and prognosis if, according to the physician's assessment, the patient's well-being speaks for it. In these
p.(None): cases, the physician informs the patient's legal representative or a person authorized by the patient.
p.(None): However, at the patient's request, the physician is obliged to provide him with the requested information.
p.(None): 5. The doctor's obligation referred to in para. 1 also applies to patients who are at least 16 years old.
p.(None): 6. If the patient is under 16 years of age or is unconscious or unable to understand the meaning
p.(None): information, the doctor provides information to a loved one within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Ombudsman for Patients' Rights (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1127, 1128, 1590, 1655 and 1696).
p.(None): 7. The patient who is under 16 years of age, the doctor provides information in the scope and form needed for
p.(None): the correct course of the diagnostic or therapeutic process and listens to his sentence.
p.(None): 8. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to an actual guardian, it should be understood as an actual guardian in
p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 124/140
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p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
p.(None): 9. The activities referred to in par. 1, the provisions of art. 34 section 7.
p.(None): 10. The guardianship court competent for granting consent to perform medical activities is
p.(None): the court in which district these activities are to be carried out.
p.(None): Art. 33. 1. Examination or providing a patient with another health service without his consent is admissible if
p.(None): it requires immediate medical attention, and due to health or age can not agree and does not have
p.(None): the possibility of communicating with his legal representative or actual guardian.
p.(None): 2. The decision to undertake medical activities in the circumstances referred to in para. 1, the physician should
p.(None): consult with another physician if possible.
p.(None): 3. The circumstances referred to in par. 1 and 2, the physician records in the patient's medical records.
p.(None): Art. 34. 1. A physician may perform surgery or apply a treatment or diagnostic method
p.(None): increased risk to the patient after obtaining his written consent.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2. Before the patient's consent in the situation referred to in para. 1, the doctor is required to give him
p.(None): information in accordance with art. 31.
p.(None): 3. The doctor may perform the procedure or apply the method referred to in par. 1, towards a minor patient,
p.(None): incapacitated or unable to knowingly consent in writing after obtaining his consent
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient has no representative or when it is impossible to communicate with him - after
p.(None): obtaining a guardianship permit.
p.(None): 4. If the patient is over 16 years old, his written consent is also required.
p.(None): 5. In the situation referred to in para. 1, the provisions of art. 32 section 6.
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p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 121/140
p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
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p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 121/140
p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
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p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 121/140
p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
p.(None): taking into account ethical criteria as well as the purposefulness and feasibility of the project.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 122/140
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p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. To resolutions of the self-government of doctors in matters referred to in para. 1, the provisions of the Code of Conduct shall apply
p.(None): administrative matters relating to administrative decisions.
p.(None): 3. On the resolution of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1, a complaint may be submitted to the court to the person concerned
p.(None): Administration.
p.(None): Art. 57a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State intending to perform
p.(None): medical or practicing profession
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 139/140
p.(None): doctor permanently or temporarily in the territory of the Republic of Poland, necessary information in the field
p.(None): general principles of practicing the medical profession, including protection regulations
p.(None): health is provided by an entity authorized by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health matters shall, by regulation, specify the list of entities referred to in para. 1
p.(None): having regard to the detailed scope of information necessary to practice the medical profession in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish.
p.(None): Chapter 6
p.(None): Penal provisions
p.(None): Art. 58. 1. Whoever without authorization provides health services consisting in the diagnosis of diseases and their treatment,
p.(None): subject to a fine.
p.(None): 2. If the perpetrator of the act specified in para. 1 acts to achieve financial gain or is misleading as to
p.(None): having such permission,
p.(None): subject to a fine, restriction of liberty or imprisonment for a year.
p.(None): 3. Proceedings in matters referred to in para. 1, is pending according to the provisions of the Code of Conduct in
p.(None): misdemeanor cases.
p.(None): Chapter 7
p.(None): Amendments to binding provisions, transitional and final provisions Articles 59–62. (Omitted)
p.(None): Art. 63. 1. Certificates of the right to practice medicine and certificates of law
p.(None): practicing the profession of dentist, issued on the basis of existing regulations, expire on 31
p.(None): December 2002
p.(None): 2. A doctor who has obtained the right to practice the medical profession or the right under current regulations
p.(None): practicing the profession of dentist, he retains this right, except that until December 31, 2002.
p.(None): should obtain a document about which in the regional medical chamber competent for the place of profession
p.(None): referred to in art. 6 clause 7.
p.(None): Art. 63a. 1. The condition referred to in art. 5 paragraph 3 point 2 shall not apply to persons completing a post-graduate internship
p.(None): before October 1, 2004
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2. The state examination referred to in art. 15 paragraph 3 shall not be carried out until September 30, 2004.
p.(None): Art. 64. 1. A physician who has obtained the first or second specialization under current regulations
p.(None): degree in certain fields of medicine and medical specialties, retains the title and powers arising from
p.(None): obtaining these specializations.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who has started a specialization on the basis of existing regulations, takes it
p.(None): in accordance with these provisions.
p.(None): Art. 65 (omitted)
p.(None): Art. 66. For proceedings regarding obtaining, depriving or suspending the right to practice a profession
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p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
p.(None): 3. A foreign doctor referred to in art. 7 item 1 and 1a may undergo specialist training
p.(None): specified in the provisions on the pursuit of studies and participation in scientific research and training by persons
p.(None): who are not Polish citizens.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who is a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): healing and created by the Minister of National Defense, undergoes specialist training
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 5. A physician who is an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinate to or
p.(None): supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs or serving in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): by this minister he is undergoing specialist training specified in the regulations issued under Art. 16x paragraph
p.(None): 3.
p.(None): 6. A doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): specialization training specified by the Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): in regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 4.
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in residency mode may change the place of training
p.(None): specialization not earlier than after
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p.(None): one year from the date of qualifying for this specialist training, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 9. The provision of para. 8 shall not apply if the organizational unit in which the doctor undergoes specialization training,
p.(None): has been liquidated or no longer meets the requirements referred to in art. 19f paragraph 2.
p.(None): 10. Voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs and Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): in order to perform tasks related to the implementation of specialized training for doctors and dentists,
p.(None): process, in accordance with their jurisdiction, the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of active soldier or officer in relation to service;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 11. The data referred to in par. 10 points 8-11, cannot be processed for purposes other than financing the training
p.(None): specialization, extension of specialization training and supervision over specialization training, a
p.(None): they can only be accessed by persons who have a written authorization to process this data issued by
p.(None): voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs or Minister of Defense
p.(None): National. Persons with written authorization are required to keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16i. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training throughout its duration
p.(None): equal working time of a doctor employed in a medical entity, as referred to in art. 93 of the Act of
p.(None): April 15, 2011 on medical activities, and is on call or working in shifts or
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): equivalent to the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activities.
p.(None): 2. Doctor:
p.(None): 1) being a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): 2) being an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinated or supervised
p.(None): by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): 3) being an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established by
p.(None): Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): - may undergo specialist training in a different time dimension than that specified in para. 1, under the conditions specified
p.(None): by the competent authorities, which are obliged to ensure that the total duration, level and quality carried out
p.(None): by a physician specialization training were not lower than when undergoing the appropriate training
p.(None): specialized training in the amount of time referred to in paragraph 1.
p.(None): 3. A doctor on medical duty as part of a specialization program is entitled to remuneration
p.(None): on the basis of an on-call contract concluded with an entity conducting specialization training or field internship.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in the course of residency, on medical duty, under
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program, entitled to remuneration based on the employment contract referred to in Art. 16h paragraph
p.(None): 1. The provision of art. 95 of the Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): Art. 16j. 1. Residency is granted and financed by the minister competent for health matters in
p.(None): as part of the state budget funds, which is at its disposal.
p.(None): 1a. In 2012, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 1b. In 2013, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 1c. In 2014, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 1d. In 2015, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the budget
p.(None): up to PLN 60.75 million and from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1e. In 2016, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the budget
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p.(None): the creation is the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for internal affairs in consultation with the minister competent for health, after
p.(None): consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the mode and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is an officer in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): competent for internal affairs or employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or
p.(None): serving in a therapeutic entity, established by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): and model documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure
p.(None): the correct course and specificity of the training of a specialist physician who is an officer in relation
p.(None): services in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs
p.(None): either employed under a contract of employment or a civil law contract, or serving in a medical entity,
p.(None): created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of Justice in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council will determine, by regulation, the mode and manner of training
p.(None): specialization by a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service, and designs
p.(None): documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure proper course
p.(None): and the specifics of the specialist training for a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or
p.(None): employed in a medical entity established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service authorities.
p.(None): Art. 17. 1. A physician may obtain a certificate confirming possession of narrower skills
p.(None): medical fields or the provision of specific health services, hereinafter referred to as "certificate".
p.(None): 2. The doctor obtains a certificate after undergoing training and passing a state examination after its completion.
p.(None): 3. The conditions of conducting the training, including the amount of training fees, are specified in the contract concluded between the entity
p.(None): training and doctor.
p.(None): 4. The training may be conducted by an entity entered on the list of entities authorized to train in
p.(None): obtaining skills in narrower fields of medicine or providing specific services
p.(None): health, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "List" kept by the minister competent for health who meets the following conditions:
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p.(None): 1) undertakes to conduct training in accordance with the program approved by the minister
p.(None): competent for health;
p.(None): 2) provides training for at least three doctors with a certificate of skill or title
p.(None): a specialist or second degree specialization in an appropriate or related field of medicine;
p.(None): 3) provides health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the skills program to a certain number of doctors, or has entered into a contract in this regard with
p.(None): the entity that provides such benefits;
p.(None): 4) has the appropriate medical equipment and apparatus necessary to carry out specific teaching tasks
p.(None): skills program.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for health shall refuse, by administrative decision, entry on
p.(None): a list, if the entity does not meet the conditions referred to in paragraph 4.
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p.(None): and 4-8 of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science, leader
p.(None): activity in the field of medical sciences or health sciences, which informs the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 2. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the European Union who has the right
p.(None): to practice medicine or physician
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): dentist in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, maybe temporarily
p.(None): and occasionally practice the profession of a doctor or dentist without having to obtain the right to practice
p.(None): doctor or the right to practice the profession of dentist or without having to obtain an entry in the register
p.(None): individual medical practices or a register of individual specialized practices
p.(None): medical, if he submits to the regional medical chamber competent for the place of intended performance
p.(None): profession:
p.(None): 1) a written statement of the intention to temporarily and occasionally pursue the profession of a doctor, dentist,
p.(None): providing the place and, if possible, the time of its performance on the territory of the Republic of Poland, and
p.(None): 2) a document confirming citizenship, and
p.(None): 3) a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union stating that
p.(None): has the right to practice the medical profession or dentist in that country at the time the declaration is made
p.(None): is not suspended or restricted and that he carries out the medical profession, and
p.(None): 4) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist. 2a. The provision of para. 2 shall not apply
p.(None): to a foreigner holding a permit
p.(None): temporary stay granted in connection with the circumstance referred to in art. 159 paragraph 1 point 1
p.(None): point c or d of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners and a foreigner who in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): granted refugee status or subsidiary protection.
p.(None): 3. The statement referred to in para. 2 point 1, is submitted before starting to practice for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and repeats each year in which the doctor or dentist intends to perform
p.(None): in a temporary and occasional occupation in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, the documents referred to in para. 2 points 2-4 present
p.(None): the competent regional medical council before starting the profession for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and each time a significant change in the information contained therein.
p.(None): 5. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, upon submission of the statement and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2, shall be entered in the register of doctors temporarily and occasionally practicing the profession
p.(None): run by the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 6. The register referred to in par. 5, is kept in the form of information and IT and
p.(None): contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) entry number in the register;
p.(None): 2) professional title;
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p.(None): public - an indication of this register, the number under which it appears in the register, or other contained in it
p.(None): register of data allowing identification of a doctor, dentist;
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p.(None): 2) the name and address of the competent authority granting authorization to practice in the Member State
p.(None): office;
p.(None): 3) an indication of the professional association or similar institution in which the doctor, dentist is
p.(None): registered;
p.(None): 4) professional title;
p.(None): 5) if the doctor, dentist conducts business subject to VAT -
p.(None): VAT identification number;
p.(None): 6) details of the insurance policy or other individual measures or
p.(None): collective security in relation to professional liability.
p.(None): Art. 9b. 1. A doctor who permanently provides health services to members of the national team participating in the Games
p.(None): Olympic, Paralympic, Deaf Games, World or European Championships, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "Sporting event" organized on the territory of the Republic of Poland, maybe during this time
p.(None): a sporting event to pursue the medical profession without having to obtain the right to practice the profession if he submits
p.(None): Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw:
p.(None): 1) a written declaration of intention to temporarily practice the medical profession in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): and
p.(None): 2) a certificate issued by the competent authority of the country in which he practices the medical profession that he has in it
p.(None): the right to practice medicine, which is not suspended or restricted at the time of making the declaration,
p.(None): and
p.(None): 3) a document confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession.
p.(None): 2. The statement and documents referred to in para. 1, the physician submits through the event organizer
p.(None): no later than 60 days before the start of this event.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Chamber in Warsaw after receiving the statement and documents referred to in par. 1
p.(None): issues a doctor a certificate confirming the fulfillment of the obligation to submit a declaration and the documents referred to in par. 1.
p.(None): 4. The issue of the certificate referred to in para. 3, is subject to a fee of not more than
p.(None): 1.5% of the average monthly salary in the enterprise sector without payment of awards from profit for the previous year,
p.(None): published
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
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p.(None): by the President of the Central Statistical Office in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): "Monitor Polski", by way of announcement, by January 15 each year.
p.(None): 5. The fee is the revenue of the Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw.
p.(None): 6. The provisions of para. 1-5 do not apply to citizens of other European Union Member States providing services
p.(None): cross-border pursuant to Directive 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September 2005 on
p.(None): recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of 30.09.2005, p. 22, as amended).
p.(None): Art. 10. 1. A doctor who intends to take up the profession 5 years after obtaining a medical diploma or
p.(None): A dentist is obliged to undergo training before granting the right to practice the profession
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p.(None): profession for the duration of the incapacity or on limiting the performance of certain medical activities for a period
p.(None): duration of incapacity. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district council meeting
p.(None): doctor while examining his case.
p.(None): 4. If the doctor refuses to undergo examination by the commission or if the district medical council based on the results
p.(None): the investigation will find that the continued pursuit of the profession or specific medical activities by
p.(None): a doctor is in danger of being treated by him, the district medical council adopts a resolution on
p.(None): suspension of a physician in the right to practice a profession or on limitation in performing certain activities
p.(None): medical pending the termination of the proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A doctor in respect of whom a resolution was adopted to suspend the right to practice a profession or
p.(None): limiting the performance of specific medical activities, may apply to the district medical board for waiver
p.(None): resolutions if
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p.(None): the reasons for suspension or limitation cease to exist, however not earlier than 6 months after the adoption of the resolution
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): of the regulation, the procedure for appointing and operating the committee referred to in para. 1, and the procedure for adjudicating
p.(None): inability to practice the medical profession or being restricted in performing specific activities
p.(None): medical, bearing in mind the need for a doctor to properly practice his profession.
p.(None): Art. 13. Proceedings in matters referred to in art. 11 and 12, is confidential.
p.(None): Art. 14. The doctor loses the right to practice a profession in the event of:
p.(None): 1) loss of Polish citizenship or another Member State of the European Union, if not
p.(None): acquired simultaneously the citizenship of another Member State of the European Union;
p.(None): 2) total or partial incapacitation;
p.(None): 3) elapse of time for which it was granted.
p.(None): Chapter 2a
p.(None): Medical Final Exam and Medical-Dental Final Exam Art. 14a. 1. Medical Final Exam (LEK)
p.(None): and Medical and Dental
p.(None): The Final Exam (LDEK) is organized and conducted by the Medical Examination Center, hereinafter referred to as "CEM". CEM
p.(None): is a state budget unit subordinated to the minister competent for health matters.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK take place twice a year, simultaneously, in accordance with the order regulations of LEK and
p.(None): LDEK referred to in art. 14f paragraph 2, in places and dates fixed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 3. A doctor may join the drug.
p.(None): 4. A dentist may join LDEK.
p.(None): 5. A person intending to join the LEK or LDEK shall submit to the director of CEM, via SMK, an application to the LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): until:
p.(None): 1) 15 July of the calendar year in which the given exam is carried out - in the case of examinations designated in
p.(None): the period from September 1 to September 30;
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p.(None): regulations and that it meets the minimum training requirements specified in the provisions of European Union law;
p.(None): 3) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 4) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 5) has an impeccable ethical attitude.
p.(None): 2. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 district medical council grants the right to exercise
p.(None): of the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist if he speaks Polish in speech and in
p.(None): writing to the extent necessary to practice the profession of a physician or dentist as specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 7a point 1.
p.(None): 3. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1, point 2 lit. a, b or d, as well as points 3-5 and par. 2
p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist,
p.(None): if he completed post-graduate internship or received recognition of post-graduate internship completed outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska for the equivalent of a postgraduate internship in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1, point 2 lit. a, b or d, as well as points 3-5 and par. 2
p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, if she passed the Medical Final Exam or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final in Polish or in the language in which the studies are conducted at Polish medical universities
p.(None): in the field of medicine or medicine
p.(None): -dentical, if she graduated in this language.
p.(None): 5. As equivalent to passing the examination referred to in para. 4, submission with a result is considered
p.(None): positive the State Medical Examination or the State Dental Medical Examination or the final exam
p.(None): post-graduate internship of a doctor or final exam completing a post-graduate internship of a dentist.
p.(None): 6. The requirement referred to in para. 3 and 4, also applies to a person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1 i
p.(None): 3-5 and par. 2 and has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the doctor or dentist about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1 point 2
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p.(None): point c, but does not have an accompanying certificate listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b.
p.(None): 7. In order to undergo a post-graduate internship, the regional medical council shall grant the right to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): the right to practice the profession of dentist for the duration of this internship.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): 9. The practical teaching referred to in para. 1 point 2 lit. a, is done in:
p.(None): 1) universities providing medical and medical education
p.(None): -dentical in simulated clinical conditions;
p.(None): 2) medical entities that have concluded agreements with universities in this respect, as referred to in point 1.
p.(None): 10. Health care entities referred to in par. 9 point 2:
p.(None): 1) provide health services enabling the implementation of the framework program of practical classes;
p.(None): 2) employ doctors or dentists with professional qualifications corresponding to the type of classes
p.(None): theoretical and practical in the practical curriculum;
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p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I certify that I have full
p.(None): legal capacity. " The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor or physician
p.(None): dentist, placement and date of the declaration and signature of the doctor or dentist;
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I declare that I have not been
p.(None): punished for intentional crime or intentional tax offense and that no proceedings are pending against me
p.(None): criminal in a case of intentionally committed crime or tax offense, and that they do not occur
p.(None): circumstances that, in accordance with the Code of Medical Ethics and other legal provisions, within the meaning of the requirement
p.(None): specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 of the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist,
p.(None): could affect the exercise of the profession of doctor or dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland. "
p.(None): The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor, place marking and date of submitting the statement and
p.(None): doctor's signature.
p.(None): 3) (repealed)
p.(None): 2a. Confirmation of compliance with the requirement referred to in art. 5 paragraph 2, is submission with a positive result
p.(None): Polish language exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3. The requirement to pass the Polish language exam does not apply
p.(None): persons who completed medical studies in Polish, as well as persons who have citizenship
p.(None): Polish or citizenship of a Member State of the European Union and present a document confirming the knowledge
p.(None): Polish language, listed in the list referred to in paragraph 2b.
p.(None): 2b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', a list of documents confirming knowledge of the Polish language.
p.(None): 3. In the case of a physician or dentist of a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, the District Council
p.(None): medical, to meet the requirement referred to in Article. 5 paragraph 1 point 5, considers it sufficient
p.(None): presentation of documents issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
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p.(None): European Union other than the Republic of Poland, confirming that the attitude requirements are met
p.(None): ethical physician and that he is not punished and has not been suspended or deprived of his right
p.(None): practicing a profession due to serious professional misconduct or crime. If the competent state authorities
p.(None): of a European Union Member State other than the Republic of Poland do not issue such documents, shall apply
p.(None): the provision of paragraph 2 point 2.
p.(None): 4. Document confirming the fulfillment of the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 is the decision on
p.(None): health condition allowing the practicing of the profession of doctor or dentist within the scope specified in art. 2, issued
p.(None): by a doctor authorized under the provisions of the medical examination of employees in the field of
p.(None): preventive healthcare for employees and decisions issued for the purposes provided for in the Code
p.(None): work.
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p.(None): Polish "Monitor Polski" list
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): diplomas, certificates and other documents confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): dentist by citizens of European Union member states.
p.(None): Art. 7. 1. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, a district council
p.(None): medical competent for the intended place of the profession grants the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist for an indefinite period or for a definite period if he meets
p.(None): the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a doctor's or dentist's diploma issued:
p.(None): a) by a Polish university or
p.(None): b) in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, or
p.(None): c) in a country other than a Member State of the European Union, provided that the diploma has been
p.(None): recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate provisions and that it meets the minimum
p.(None): educational requirements set out in European Union legislation;
p.(None): 2) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 3) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 4) has an impeccable ethical attitude;
p.(None): 5) shows knowledge of the Polish language referred to in paragraph. 3;
p.(None): 6) completed post-graduate internship;
p.(None): 7) passed the Medical Final or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final exam; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 8) obtained the right to stay on the territory of the Republic of Poland, in accordance with separate provisions.
p.(None): 1a. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland solely for the purpose of undergoing postgraduate education in a specific form or undergoing education at school
p.(None): doctoral in order to obtain a degree or participate in scientific research and development works,
p.(None): the right to practice the profession for a specified period is granted if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1.
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p.(None): 1b. The right to practice the profession referred to in paragraph 1a, is granted only for the period of education
p.(None): postgraduate in a specific form or duration of study, or conduct of scientific research and development work in
p.(None): indicated place of education, studies or research.
p.(None): 2. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, shall be awarded for the post-graduate internship
p.(None): the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist for the duration of this internship,
p.(None): if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1 points 1-5 and 8.
p.(None): 3. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, the right to practice the profession referred to in para. 1, 1a and 2,
p.(None): if he graduated from medical studies in Polish or if he showed the knowledge of Polish necessary for
p.(None): practicing the profession of doctor or dentist confirmed by an exam in Polish.
p.(None): 3a. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. (repealed)
p.(None): 5. The provisions of art. 6 clause 1-3 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 6. The exam referred to in par. 3, carried out by the Supreme Medical Council. 6a. In order to conduct the exam about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 3, the Supreme Council
p.(None): Lekarska appoints an examination board of six, which consists of physicians of sufficiently high levels
p.(None): qualifications, including at least two holders of a specialist title in a selected field
p.(None): medical, and at least one person with a university degree in Polish philology. Committee
p.(None): the examination board elects its chairman and secretary from among its members. The commission secretary prepares
p.(None): examination report, signed by members and chairman.
p.(None): 7. The fee for the exam referred to in par. 3, shall be borne by the applicant, and the proceeds from this title shall be the income of the Chief
p.(None): Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 7a. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
p.(None): 1) the scope of knowledge of the Polish language in speech and writing, necessary to practice the profession
p.(None): physician, dentist, in particular with regard to the scope of professional rights specified in
p.(None): Art. 2;
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p.(None): 2) the manner and procedure for conducting the exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3, the amount of the fee for this
p.(None): exam and sample certificate confirming successful passing of the exam, with a view to assurance
p.(None): the correct course of the exam and the cost of organizing the exam.
p.(None): Art. 7b. SMK contains information about the granted rights to practice the profession, referred to in art. 5–5c, art. 5f
p.(None): and art. 7.
p.(None): Art. 8. 1. A physician who obtained the right to practice the profession shall be subject to entry in the register kept by the competent authority
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. The Supreme Medical Council shall determine the detailed procedure for granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): doctor, dentist and keeping a register of doctors.
p.(None): Art. 8a. Partial access to the professions of physician and dentist is not granted, both
p.(None): in the professional activities of a doctor or dentist without specialization, as well as a doctor or a physician
p.(None): specialist dentist.
p.(None): Art. 9. 1. A physician with sufficiently high qualifications, not having the right to practice in the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, but having this right in another state, may conduct theoretical and
p.(None): practical teaching of the medical profession or take part in a medical consultation and perform the treatments needed
p.(None): results from this consulium or the curriculum if:
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p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname;
p.(None): 2) date of birth;
p.(None): 3) place of birth;
p.(None): 4) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 5) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 6) correspondence address and e-mail address and phone number, if available;
p.(None): 7) number of the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist, if he has one;
p.(None): 8) number and date of issue of the medical diploma or dentist diploma or certificate of graduation from
p.(None): medical or dental studies, if on the day of submitting the application he / she has such a document;
p.(None): 9) the name of the university at which the applicant graduated from medicine or medicine and dentistry, and
p.(None): date of their completion, and in the case of a doctor
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p.(None): or a dentist who completed his studies in medicine or medicine.
p.(None): - an tourist in a country other than a Member State of the European Union
p.(None): - the name of the Polish university which recognized the diploma of completion of these studies;
p.(None): 10) an indication of the regional medical council, which in the case of a doctor or a completed dentist
p.(None): a university in a Member State of the European Union, granted the applicant the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist;
p.(None): 11) an indication of the preferred place for submitting LEK or LDEK from among those indicated by CEM;
p.(None): 12) an indication of the language in which the applicant intends to submit LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): 8. In the event of submitting the application to the LEK or LDEK referred to in para. 5, for the second and subsequent time and for LEK
p.(None): or LDEK submitted in a foreign language referred to in art. 5 paragraph 4, the applicant shall pay a fee
p.(None): examination fee in an amount not exceeding 10% of the average monthly salary in the sector
p.(None): enterprises without payment of awards from profit for the previous year, announced by the President of the Central Office
p.(None): Statistical Report in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', on the way
p.(None): notice, by January 15 each year. The exam fee is collected by the CEM director and is income
p.(None): the state budget. The fee is paid to the bank account indicated by CEM, provided via SMK in the course of
p.(None): submitting the notification referred to in paragraph 5. The fee shall be paid immediately after submitting the application, no
p.(None): later than 5 days from the date of expiry of the deadline for submitting applications referred to in para. 5.
p.(None): 9. In the event of failure to pay the fee referred to in para. 8, or to lodge it in an amount lower than due,
p.(None): the director of CEM calls on the applicant to fill the formal deficiencies by means of SMK or
p.(None): electronic means of communication, using the e-mail address provided by
p.(None): the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 7 point 6. The provision of art. 64 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): The Code of Administrative Procedure does not apply. If the formal deficiencies are not completed on time
p.(None): 7 days from the date of the request, the affected application to LEK or LDEK is treated as not filed. ABOUT
p.(None): consequently, the director of CEM informs in the call to make up for formal deficiencies.
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p.(None): 10. The director of CEM shall notify the applicant of the place and time of the LEK or LDEK and
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p.(None): acquisition, duration and manner of undergoing complementary training, and forms and methods of assessment
p.(None): knowledge and skills acquired by the doctor, as well as the way of completing the supplementary training, bearing in mind
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p.(None): the need for the physician to acquire additional knowledge for the provision of health services in a specified manner
p.(None): medicine, in the scope and conditions resulting from the specifics of military service and defense needs
p.(None): country.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the National Council of Laboratory Diagnosticians, shall determine, in
p.(None): by way of an ordinance, a list of specializations entitling a doctor to carry out activities independently
p.(None): laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory, taking into account the appropriate range of knowledge and skills
p.(None): specified in the specialization program necessary for independent performance of laboratory diagnostics.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health may determine, by regulation, priority fields of medicine,
p.(None): guided by the needs in the implementation of health services.
p.(None): 5. The Minister of National Defense may define, by regulation, priority fields of medicine for
p.(None): Of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland, guided by the needs of the Armed Forces in the provision of benefits
p.(None): health.
p.(None): Art. 16h. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training on the basis of a contract
p.(None): for a job concluded with an entity conducting specialist training for a specified period of time in the program
p.(None): specialization under residency.
p.(None): 2. The physician, at his / her request, may also undergo specialist training within free training places,
p.(None): in entities conducting specialized training:
p.(None): 1) on the basis of an employment contract or civil law contract in the dimension corresponding to the dimension
p.(None): full-time employment concluded with an entity conducting specialist training in a given job
p.(None): medicine in which the course of specialist training and mutual scope are defined
p.(None): commitments for the duration of the specialization training;
p.(None): 2) as part of paid training leave granted to the employee for the duration of the training
p.(None): specialization based on separate regulations;
p.(None): 3) on the basis of an employment contract concluded with an entity other than the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialization, ensuring the implementation of part of the specialization program in the field of self-education and training
p.(None): and participating in the performance and performance of a fixed number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
p.(None): necessary to implement the remaining part of the program in the entity conducting the specialist training or
p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
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p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 1h. In 2019, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Guaranteed Employee Benefits.
p.(None): 1i. In 2020, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 2. Financial resources necessary for undergoing specialist training in the residency mode, including
p.(None): on-call time, as part of a specialization program up to an amount not exceeding the rate specified in
p.(None): Art. 1511 § 1 point 2 of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code, by doctors who stayed
p.(None): qualified for or held in this mode, the minister competent for health issues to
p.(None): based on the contract concluded with the entity conducting specialization training employing these doctors.
p.(None): This agreement specifies the amount of funds and their purpose and, if applicable, the entity's obligation
p.(None): specializing training to transfer funds for the remuneration of doctors undergoing internship
p.(None): area code outside this entity.
p.(None): 2a. Preparation and implementation of the contracts referred to in paragraph 2, takes place in SMK.
p.(None): 2b. A doctor undergoing specialist training in residency mode may undertake to perform
p.(None): the profession of a doctor in the territory of the Republic of Poland in an entity performing medical activity which it grants
p.(None): healthcare services financed from public funds, in a total of two years out of five consecutive
p.(None): years falling from the date of receipt of the confirmation
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p.(None): completion of specialization training referred to in art. 16r paragraph 6 point 1, in the total time
p.(None): equivalent to one full-time equivalent job and receive a higher basic salary in return
p.(None): than specified in the regulations issued on the basis of para. 5, for the amount of:
p.(None): 1) 700 PLN per month, in the case of specialized training in the priority field of medicine, about which
p.(None): referred to in provisions issued based on art. 16g paragraph 4;
p.(None): 2) PLN 600 per month, in the case of specialized training in medicine other than
p.(None): Priority.
p.(None): 2c. Declaration regarding the commitment referred to in paragraph 2b, the physician submits in writing to the leading entity
p.(None): specialized training of the employing doctor.
p.(None): 2d. The declaration referred to in paragraph 2c, contains:
p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
p.(None): 2) surname at birth;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 4) name of the specialization;
p.(None): 5) professional license number;
p.(None): 6) physician's statement that he undertakes to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska in the entity performing medical activity, which provides healthcare services financed from
p.(None): public funds, in the aggregate period of two out of five consecutive years falling from the date of receipt
p.(None): confirmation of completion of specialization training in the total working time
p.(None): at least equivalent to one full-time equivalent;
p.(None): 7) an obligation to pay the penalty specified in accordance with para. 2l;
p.(None): 8) date and signature of the physician making the declaration.
p.(None): 2e. Increased base salary is due from the first day of the month following the month in
p.(None): to which the doctor has made the declaration referred to in paragraph 2c.
p.(None): 2f. The entity referred to in par. 2c, within:
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p.(None): individual medical practices or a register of individual specialized practices
p.(None): medical, if he submits to the regional medical chamber competent for the place of intended performance
p.(None): profession:
p.(None): 1) a written statement of the intention to temporarily and occasionally pursue the profession of a doctor, dentist,
p.(None): providing the place and, if possible, the time of its performance on the territory of the Republic of Poland, and
p.(None): 2) a document confirming citizenship, and
p.(None): 3) a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union stating that
p.(None): has the right to practice the medical profession or dentist in that country at the time the declaration is made
p.(None): is not suspended or restricted and that he carries out the medical profession, and
p.(None): 4) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist. 2a. The provision of para. 2 shall not apply
p.(None): to a foreigner holding a permit
p.(None): temporary stay granted in connection with the circumstance referred to in art. 159 paragraph 1 point 1
p.(None): point c or d of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners and a foreigner who in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): granted refugee status or subsidiary protection.
p.(None): 3. The statement referred to in para. 2 point 1, is submitted before starting to practice for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and repeats each year in which the doctor or dentist intends to perform
p.(None): in a temporary and occasional occupation in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, the documents referred to in para. 2 points 2-4 present
p.(None): the competent regional medical council before starting the profession for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and each time a significant change in the information contained therein.
p.(None): 5. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, upon submission of the statement and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2, shall be entered in the register of doctors temporarily and occasionally practicing the profession
p.(None): run by the appropriate regional medical council.
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p.(None): 6. The register referred to in par. 5, is kept in the form of information and IT and
p.(None): contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) entry number in the register;
p.(None): 2) professional title;
p.(None): 3) names and surname;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) date of birth;
p.(None): 6) place of birth;
p.(None): 7) citizenship;
p.(None): 8) number of the identity document;
p.(None): 9) name and designation of the document confirming the right to practice medicine in the country
p.(None): a member of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 10) specializations held;
p.(None): 11) place, period, form and scope of health services provided on a temporary and occasional basis
p.(None): practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland, if their identification is possible;
p.(None): 12) date of issue of the certificate by the regional medical board on the fulfillment of its obligation to submit
p.(None): statements;
p.(None): 13) correspondence address.
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p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
p.(None): necessary to implement the remaining part of the program in the entity conducting the specialist training or
p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
p.(None): 3. A foreign doctor referred to in art. 7 item 1 and 1a may undergo specialist training
p.(None): specified in the provisions on the pursuit of studies and participation in scientific research and training by persons
p.(None): who are not Polish citizens.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who is a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): healing and created by the Minister of National Defense, undergoes specialist training
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 5. A physician who is an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinate to or
p.(None): supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs or serving in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): by this minister he is undergoing specialist training specified in the regulations issued under Art. 16x paragraph
p.(None): 3.
p.(None): 6. A doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): specialization training specified by the Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): in regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 4.
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in residency mode may change the place of training
p.(None): specialization not earlier than after
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): one year from the date of qualifying for this specialist training, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 9. The provision of para. 8 shall not apply if the organizational unit in which the doctor undergoes specialization training,
p.(None): has been liquidated or no longer meets the requirements referred to in art. 19f paragraph 2.
p.(None): 10. Voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs and Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): in order to perform tasks related to the implementation of specialized training for doctors and dentists,
p.(None): process, in accordance with their jurisdiction, the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of active soldier or officer in relation to service;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 11. The data referred to in par. 10 points 8-11, cannot be processed for purposes other than financing the training
p.(None): specialization, extension of specialization training and supervision over specialization training, a
p.(None): they can only be accessed by persons who have a written authorization to process this data issued by
p.(None): voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs or Minister of Defense
p.(None): National. Persons with written authorization are required to keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16i. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training throughout its duration
p.(None): equal working time of a doctor employed in a medical entity, as referred to in art. 93 of the Act of
p.(None): April 15, 2011 on medical activities, and is on call or working in shifts or
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): equivalent to the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activities.
p.(None): 2. Doctor:
p.(None): 1) being a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): 2) being an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinated or supervised
p.(None): by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): 3) being an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established by
p.(None): Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): - may undergo specialist training in a different time dimension than that specified in para. 1, under the conditions specified
p.(None): by the competent authorities, which are obliged to ensure that the total duration, level and quality carried out
p.(None): by a physician specialization training were not lower than when undergoing the appropriate training
p.(None): specialized training in the amount of time referred to in paragraph 1.
p.(None): 3. A doctor on medical duty as part of a specialization program is entitled to remuneration
p.(None): on the basis of an on-call contract concluded with an entity conducting specialization training or field internship.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in the course of residency, on medical duty, under
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program, entitled to remuneration based on the employment contract referred to in Art. 16h paragraph
p.(None): 1. The provision of art. 95 of the Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): Art. 16j. 1. Residency is granted and financed by the minister competent for health matters in
p.(None): as part of the state budget funds, which is at its disposal.
p.(None): 1a. In 2012, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 1b. In 2013, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 67/140
p.(None): 1c. In 2014, residency is financed by the minister competent for health from the Fund
p.(None): Work.
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p.(None): 16) the amount of remuneration for performing control activities referred to in art. 19i paragraph 12 point 1
p.(None): - aiming to ensure efficient implementation of tasks by CEM, ensuring document transparency, o
p.(None): referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7 and taking into account the workload associated with carrying out control activities.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Of the Military Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the regulations of the qualification procedure, procedure and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is a soldier in active military service, as well as
p.(None): performing service or employed in a medical entity, for which the entity creating and supervising is
p.(None): The Minister of National Defense, and sample documents referred to in para. 1 point 10, taking into account necessity
p.(None): ensuring the proper course and specificity of specialist training for a physician who is a soldier in active health
p.(None): military service and on duty or employed in a medical entity for which the subject
p.(None): the creation is the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for internal affairs in consultation with the minister competent for health, after
p.(None): consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the mode and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is an officer in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): p. 100/140
p.(None): competent for internal affairs or employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or
p.(None): serving in a therapeutic entity, established by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): and model documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure
p.(None): the correct course and specificity of the training of a specialist physician who is an officer in relation
p.(None): services in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs
p.(None): either employed under a contract of employment or a civil law contract, or serving in a medical entity,
p.(None): created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of Justice in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council will determine, by regulation, the mode and manner of training
p.(None): specialization by a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service, and designs
p.(None): documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure proper course
p.(None): and the specifics of the specialist training for a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or
p.(None): employed in a medical entity established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service authorities.
p.(None): Art. 17. 1. A physician may obtain a certificate confirming possession of narrower skills
p.(None): medical fields or the provision of specific health services, hereinafter referred to as "certificate".
p.(None): 2. The doctor obtains a certificate after undergoing training and passing a state examination after its completion.
p.(None): 3. The conditions of conducting the training, including the amount of training fees, are specified in the contract concluded between the entity
p.(None): training and doctor.
p.(None): 4. The training may be conducted by an entity entered on the list of entities authorized to train in
p.(None): obtaining skills in narrower fields of medicine or providing specific services
p.(None): health, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "List" kept by the minister competent for health who meets the following conditions:
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 1) undertakes to conduct training in accordance with the program approved by the minister
p.(None): competent for health;
p.(None): 2) provides training for at least three doctors with a certificate of skill or title
p.(None): a specialist or second degree specialization in an appropriate or related field of medicine;
p.(None): 3) provides health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the skills program to a certain number of doctors, or has entered into a contract in this regard with
p.(None): the entity that provides such benefits;
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p.(None): training not covered by residency and took the next highest places on the ranking list, including data
p.(None): specified in art. 16c paragraph 2 and place on the ranking list.
p.(None): 3. Unused training places covered by residency, allocated for a given qualification procedure for a given one
p.(None): voivodships in a given field of medicine,
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 59/140
p.(None): the minister competent for health may additionally grant the doctors referred to in para. 2a point 2, having regard to
p.(None): all areas in which residency training places were allocated.
p.(None): 4. Voivode, and in the case of training places covered by residency - the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health, may additionally grant training places, no later than within 2 months of the day
p.(None): the end of the qualifying procedure.
p.(None): 4a. The minister competent for health shall immediately inform, by means of SMK, of the allocation of a place
p.(None): training of the competent voivode who resides, who directs the doctor, via SMK, to
p.(None): undergoing specialist training.
p.(None): 5. Before the qualifying procedure, the Minister of National Defense shall define and publish on his website and
p.(None): using SMK, the number of free training places for physicians who are soldiers in active military service,
p.(None): as well as those serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): Narodowa, taking into account the needs of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 6. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for home affairs announces his own
p.(None): website and using SMK the number of free training places for physicians being
p.(None): officers in the service relationship in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by it
p.(None): the minister or those on duty or employed in medical entities, created by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): Article 16ea 1. Residency may only take place without a doctor who does not have a first or second degree specialization or title
p.(None): specialist.
p.(None): 2. A doctor may not resubmit an application for resident status if he has obtained confirmation of program implementation.
p.(None): 3. A doctor who has been qualified to undergo residency may not submit another application for admission
p.(None): residency, except if he has a medical certificate on the existence of contraindications to
p.(None): continuing the current specialization.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who has been qualified for residency twice cannot submit another application for
p.(None): residency.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 60/140
p.(None): Art. 16f. 1. The doctor shall undergo specialization training on the basis of the specialization program established for
p.(None): given field of medicine, including the appropriate module.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, as part of specialization training
p.(None): is required to undergo and complete supplementary training appropriate to the specific specialization in the field
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p.(None): war and peace and the appropriate regional medical chamber.
p.(None): 5. The decision referred to in para. 4, shall be placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 6. The decision referred to in para. 4, the provisions of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code shall apply
p.(None): administrative proceedings. On the decision, the entities referred to in paragraph 4, shall also notify the doctor in writing.
p.(None): Art. 16p. 1. The register is kept by CMKP, using SMK, using data
p.(None): immediately published in SMK directly by voivods, the Minister of National Defense and the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): 2. The register is kept in the information and IT system according to a specific data system:
p.(None): 1) registration number consisting of a sequence of consecutive characters:
p.(None): a) a two-digit voivodship symbol being the first element of the division unit identifier
p.(None): territorial defined in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 49 of the Act of 29 June 1995 on
p.(None): public statistics (Journal of Laws of 2019, items 649, 730 and 2294),
p.(None): b) a four-character specialization code, in accordance with the list of specialization codes specified in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 8 clause 2
p.(None): c) the seven-digit number "The right to practice the profession of medicine" or "The right to practice the profession of dentist";
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
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p.(None): 3) physician's home address;
p.(None): 4) place and date of birth in the case of a foreign doctor;
p.(None): 5) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 6) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 7) number of the right to practice the profession;
p.(None): 8) serial number, date and entity issuing the right to practice a profession;
p.(None): 9) specializations held and year of obtaining them;
p.(None): 10) number and date of the decision of the minister competent for health regarding consent to specialization
p.(None): by a foreign doctor;
p.(None): 11) the procedure and financing rules for specialization training conducted by a foreign doctor;
p.(None): 12) date of the qualification procedure and result obtained in the qualification procedure;
p.(None): 13) date of referral for specialist training and the name of the governing body;
p.(None): 14) date and number of the specialization training card;
p.(None): 15) name and address of the organizational unit and the name of the organizational unit in which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, and the registration book number in the register of entities performing medical activities;
p.(None): 16) first name (s) and surname of the head of specialization, specialization held and position held, and
p.(None): professional license number;
p.(None): 17) planned dates of start and end of specialization training and actual dates of start and end
p.(None): completion of specialization training;
p.(None): 18) date of extension or shortening of the specialized training and the period for which the training was held
p.(None): extended or shortened, and information on courses passed in connection with the decision referred to in art. 16
p.(None): paragraph. 7 or art. 16m paragraph 12 or 13;
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p.(None): 374) to the entity in which the internship takes place or to another entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract referred to in paragraph 3d if he doesn't stay
p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
p.(None): 8c. At the request of the trainee doctor, the minister competent for health may decide, by decision, the period in
p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
p.(None): post-graduate internship, extension of post-graduate internship and supervision of post-graduate internship, and access to
p.(None): only persons with a written authorization to process these data issued by the marshal may have them
p.(None): voivodship, Minister of National Defense or voivode. Persons who have a written authorization are obliged to
p.(None): keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16. 1. A doctor may obtain the title of specialist in a specific field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) after undergoing specialist training and
p.(None): 2) after passing the State Specialization Examination, hereinafter referred to as "PES", or
p.(None): 3) after recognition as equivalent to a specialist title obtained abroad.
p.(None): 2. Specialist training in a specific field of medicine is a modular training and consists of:
p.(None): 1) the basic module, corresponding to the basic scope of theoretical knowledge and skills
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p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
p.(None): 10 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
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p.(None): Art. 14c. 1. LEK and LDEK are submitted in the form of written tests, separate for the medical profession and the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, developed for each exam date by experts on issues covered by LEK and LDEK.
p.(None): 2. The LEK and LDEK test questions cover issues in the fields of medicine specified in regulations
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p.(None): about:
p.(None): 1) unused training places covered by residency;
p.(None): 2) physicians who participated in the qualification procedure for these training places and places
p.(None): training not covered by residency and took the next highest places on the ranking list, including data
p.(None): specified in art. 16c paragraph 2 and place on the ranking list.
p.(None): 3. Unused training places covered by residency, allocated for a given qualification procedure for a given one
p.(None): voivodships in a given field of medicine,
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 59/140
p.(None): the minister competent for health may additionally grant the doctors referred to in para. 2a point 2, having regard to
p.(None): all areas in which residency training places were allocated.
p.(None): 4. Voivode, and in the case of training places covered by residency - the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health, may additionally grant training places, no later than within 2 months of the day
p.(None): the end of the qualifying procedure.
p.(None): 4a. The minister competent for health shall immediately inform, by means of SMK, of the allocation of a place
p.(None): training of the competent voivode who resides, who directs the doctor, via SMK, to
p.(None): undergoing specialist training.
p.(None): 5. Before the qualifying procedure, the Minister of National Defense shall define and publish on his website and
p.(None): using SMK, the number of free training places for physicians who are soldiers in active military service,
p.(None): as well as those serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): Narodowa, taking into account the needs of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 6. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for home affairs announces his own
p.(None): website and using SMK the number of free training places for physicians being
p.(None): officers in the service relationship in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by it
p.(None): the minister or those on duty or employed in medical entities, created by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): Article 16ea 1. Residency may only take place without a doctor who does not have a first or second degree specialization or title
p.(None): specialist.
p.(None): 2. A doctor may not resubmit an application for resident status if he has obtained confirmation of program implementation.
p.(None): 3. A doctor who has been qualified to undergo residency may not submit another application for admission
p.(None): residency, except if he has a medical certificate on the existence of contraindications to
p.(None): continuing the current specialization.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who has been qualified for residency twice cannot submit another application for
p.(None): residency.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
p.(None): pp. 60/140
p.(None): Art. 16f. 1. The doctor shall undergo specialization training on the basis of the specialization program established for
p.(None): given field of medicine, including the appropriate module.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, as part of specialization training
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p.(None): Military Medical Council, will determine, by regulation, supplementary programs for a specific specialization,
p.(None): containing the scope of theoretical knowledge required and the practical skills required, their forms and methods
p.(None): acquisition, duration and manner of undergoing complementary training, and forms and methods of assessment
p.(None): knowledge and skills acquired by the doctor, as well as the way of completing the supplementary training, bearing in mind
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): the need for the physician to acquire additional knowledge for the provision of health services in a specified manner
p.(None): medicine, in the scope and conditions resulting from the specifics of military service and defense needs
p.(None): country.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the National Council of Laboratory Diagnosticians, shall determine, in
p.(None): by way of an ordinance, a list of specializations entitling a doctor to carry out activities independently
p.(None): laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory, taking into account the appropriate range of knowledge and skills
p.(None): specified in the specialization program necessary for independent performance of laboratory diagnostics.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health may determine, by regulation, priority fields of medicine,
p.(None): guided by the needs in the implementation of health services.
p.(None): 5. The Minister of National Defense may define, by regulation, priority fields of medicine for
p.(None): Of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland, guided by the needs of the Armed Forces in the provision of benefits
p.(None): health.
p.(None): Art. 16h. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training on the basis of a contract
p.(None): for a job concluded with an entity conducting specialist training for a specified period of time in the program
p.(None): specialization under residency.
p.(None): 2. The physician, at his / her request, may also undergo specialist training within free training places,
p.(None): in entities conducting specialized training:
p.(None): 1) on the basis of an employment contract or civil law contract in the dimension corresponding to the dimension
p.(None): full-time employment concluded with an entity conducting specialist training in a given job
p.(None): medicine in which the course of specialist training and mutual scope are defined
p.(None): commitments for the duration of the specialization training;
p.(None): 2) as part of paid training leave granted to the employee for the duration of the training
p.(None): specialization based on separate regulations;
p.(None): 3) on the basis of an employment contract concluded with an entity other than the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialization, ensuring the implementation of part of the specialization program in the field of self-education and training
p.(None): and participating in the performance and performance of a fixed number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
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p.(None): Art. 4a. Data published in SMK, pursuant to this Act, may be made available:
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p.(None): 1) physician - in the scope of tracking the course of own education;
p.(None): 2) universities - within the scope of the tasks specified in this Act and monitoring the professional careers of graduates, about
p.(None): referred to in the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 85);
p.(None): 3) national consultants and voivodship consultants - to the extent that they participate in education
p.(None): doctors, in particular as regards the tasks specified in this Act and the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on consultants in health care (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 886);
p.(None): 4) Medical Examinations Center - within the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in particular
p.(None): organizing and conducting state examinations and other examinations in the field of doctor training;
p.(None): 5) Medical Center of Postgraduate Education - within the scope of tasks specified in this Act,
p.(None): in particular, accreditation of organizational units, coordination of the organization of courses
p.(None): training and control and monitoring of the implementation of specialized training;
p.(None): 6) voivods - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in particular in the scope of the training process
p.(None): specialization doctors;
p.(None): 7) the Minister of National Defense - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act and the Act of 11 September
p.(None): 2003 on the military service of professional soldiers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 330, 730 and 1726), in particular in
p.(None): specialization training process for physicians who are soldiers in active military service, as well as
p.(None): serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): national;
p.(None): 8) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in
p.(None): in particular as regards the process of specialist training for doctors on duty or
p.(None): employed in medical entities, created by the minister competent for internal affairs;
p.(None): 9) entities referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1, within the scope of tasks specified in this Act;
p.(None): 10) district medical councils and the Supreme Medical Council - within the scope of tasks specified herein
p.(None): the Act and the Act of December 2, 2009 on Medical Chambers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 965).
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p.(None): The right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 5. 1. The Regional Medical Council shall grant, subject to para. 2-6 and art. 5a-5c, the right to exercise
p.(None): the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of dentist for a person who:
p.(None): 1) is a Polish citizen or a citizen of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): European Union;
p.(None): 2) has:
p.(None): a) a medical diploma issued by a Polish university confirming completion of at least
p.(None): six-year medical studies, including at least 5500 teaching hours
p.(None): theoretical and practical, including two-semester practical teaching in clinical fields for the 6th year of study,
p.(None): or a diploma of a dentist issued by a Polish university confirming the completion of at least five years
p.(None): studies in medicine and dentistry, covering at least two semesters practical teaching on 5.
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p.(None): no teaching and teaching aids, and may not use copying devices and
p.(None): forwarding and receiving information. Violation of this ban or termination of test
p.(None): it constitutes the basis for disqualification of the applicant, which is equivalent to obtaining by
p.(None): negative result.
p.(None): 5. In the event of a breach of the prohibition referred to in para. 4, or solve the test
p.(None): dependent, the chairman of the Examination Team referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5, makes
p.(None): disqualification of the applicant and notes the fact of disqualification together with an indication of its reason and the time of interruption
p.(None): test exam in the examination report.
p.(None): 6. If it is found after the exam, based on image and sound analysis recorded for
p.(None): using video and sound recording devices referred to in paragraph 3 that the applicant has violated the prohibition, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 4 or solved the test independently, the Chairman of the Committee
p.(None): Examination referred to in art. 14b paragraph 4, will disqualify the applicant. The fact of disqualification
p.(None): along with an indication of its causes are noted in the examination report.
p.(None): 7. On the disqualification referred to in para. 6, the director of CEM shall notify the disqualified person in writing.
p.(None): The director of CEM publishes information on disqualification in SMK.
p.(None): 8. The director of CEM notifies the competent regional ombudsman of professional liability about disqualification.
p.(None): if the doctor or dentist is a member of a regional medical chamber or a competent one
p.(None): District Ombudsman for professional liability of the military medical chamber, if the doctor or dentist
p.(None): is a member of the military medical chamber.
p.(None): 9. A disqualified person may not join LEK or LDEK at the next nearest date
p.(None): exam after the day of disqualification.
p.(None): Art. 14e. 1. Candidate LEK or LDEK in a given time may bring it during the examination or immediately after it
p.(None): finished before leaving the room
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p.(None): examination subject, substantive reservation on the test question used during this LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): The reservation shall be made to the director of CEM on the form, a template of which is prepared by CEM.
p.(None): 2. The reservation referred to in para. 1, examine within 3 days from the day on which the exam took place, the commission
p.(None): appointed by the director of CEM from persons whose knowledge, experience and authority guarantee the correct one
p.(None): consideration of objections. If the objection is accepted, the committee will cancel the test question
p.(None): subject to the reservation. This decision lowers the maximum number of points possible
p.(None): from the test. No points are awarded for an annulled question.
p.(None): 3. The decision referred to in para. 2, is inconsistent with the law.
p.(None): 4. A positive LEK or LDEK result is obtained by the applicant who obtained at least 56% of the maximum number
p.(None): points from the test. The result of the exam is not a decision within the meaning of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code
p.(None): administrative proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A person who submitted a LEK or LDEK with negative results, or who submitted a LEK or LDEK with unsatisfactory results
p.(None): result, he can take the exam again at another time.
p.(None): 6. To the person who submitted the LEK or LDEK, the CEM director issues the certificate of LEK or LDEK in
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p.(None): actions of doctors, dentists, whom she granted the right to practice and whom she entered on the list of members
p.(None): chambers.
p.(None): 6AA. The post-graduate internship is extended for the duration of this part of the internship program
p.(None): postgraduate study, which was not implemented, in consultation with the appropriate regional medical council. It doesn't last
p.(None): duration of post-graduate internship, if 5 years have elapsed from the date of obtaining the right to practice the profession.
p.(None): 6b. The voivode oversees the completion of post-graduate internships for doctors, dentists and in the field of
p.(None): compliance by the internship entities with the requirements and conditions referred to in paragraph 5 point 6.
p.(None): 6c. The voivode as part of the supervision referred to in para. 6b, is entitled to:
p.(None): 1) visitation of an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6;
p.(None): 2) request documentation regarding the implementation of the internship program and financing;
p.(None): 3) demand explanations regarding the implementation of the internship program by a doctor;
p.(None): 4) issuing post-control recommendations;
p.(None): 5) providing information on the inspection carried out to the voivodship marshal and the regional chamber
p.(None): medical;
p.(None): 6) requesting the voivodship marshal to delete an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6.
p.(None): 6d. The provisions of para. 1-3d and 4-6c shall apply mutatis mutandis to persons who are nationals of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union.
p.(None): 7. The Minister of National Defense, after consulting the Military Medical Council, shall establish the list
p.(None): subordinate health care entities authorized to conduct postgraduate internships for doctors and physicians
p.(None): dentists appointed to the professional military service and provides the funds necessary for these internships.
p.(None): 7a. The doctor, dentist referred to in paragraph 7, takes a postgraduate internship as an intern or
p.(None): trainee dentist, to whom he is appointed by the competent military authority in agreement with
p.(None): Military Medical Council.
p.(None): 7b. An intern doctor who has not completed or did not complete the post-graduate internship within 5 years from the date
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the profession, may again undergo a post-graduate internship under a training contract
p.(None): concluded with the entity
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p.(None): conducting postgraduate internship. The competent district medical council again grants the doctor the right
p.(None): practicing the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7.
p.(None): 8. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize post-graduate internship
p.(None): abroad as equivalent to a postgraduate internship completed in the country, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 8a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the trainee physician may be referred
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1239 and 1495 and of 2020, items 284, 322 and
p.(None): 374) to the entity in which the internship takes place or to another entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract referred to in paragraph 3d if he doesn't stay
p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
p.(None): 8c. At the request of the trainee doctor, the minister competent for health may decide, by decision, the period in
p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
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p.(None): 3) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a physician, dentist issued by a state other than a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European and who can provide a certificate that he has three years of professional experience
p.(None): as a specialist in a given field, obtained on the territory of a Member State of the European Union that has recognized it
p.(None): confirmation of professional qualifications in accordance with the internal regulations of that country, and
p.(None): confirmed the acquired professional experience
p.(None): - the minister competent for health matters applies the rules on the recognition of professional qualifications
p.(None): acquired in the Member States of the European Union, specified in separate provisions, subject to paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. In the cases referred to in para. 1 permission to choose an adaptation period or aptitude test
p.(None): within the meaning of the provisions on recognition principles
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p.(None): professional qualifications acquired in the Member States of the European Union may be excluded.
p.(None): Art. 16c. 1. The physician submits, using SMK, an application for specialist training in a selected field
p.(None): medicine according to:
p.(None): 1) the voivode competent for the area of ​​the voivodship in which he intends to undergo training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) the Minister of National Defense - in the case of physicians who are soldiers in active military service, and
p.(None): also serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by
p.(None): Minister of National Defense;
p.(None): 3) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the case of doctors on duty or employed in
p.(None): medical entities created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 1a. The application referred to in para. 1 shall be submitted within the period from February 1 to February 28 - for the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying tests carried out from March 1 to March 31, or from September 1 to September 30 -
p.(None): for the qualification procedure carried out from October 1 to October 31. In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of the application within a week before the expiry
p.(None): appropriate deadlines, these deadlines are extended by the duration of the failure from its removal. Extension of the deadline
p.(None): ex officio by the system operator.
p.(None): 1b. By the dates referred to in paragraph 1a, the provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): Code of Administrative Procedure.
p.(None): 1c. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status being announced, the minister competent for health
p.(None): may change the dates referred to in paragraph 1a. In the absence of circumstances being
p.(None): the reason for changing the deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, however
p.(None): the total period of postponing a given date may not be longer than 5 months. For these terms shall not apply
p.(None): provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information about the change
p.(None): these terms are announced by the minister competent for health on his website.
p.(None): 2. The application referred to in para. 1, includes:
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p.(None): scientific journals included in the list prepared in accordance with the provisions issued on the basis of art. 267 paragraph 2
p.(None): point 2 lit. b of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science;
p.(None): 3) in the case of a doctor who applies to start specialization in non-resident mode, if not
p.(None): has the appropriate specialization I or II degree or specialist title, LEK / LDEK result and additional points - for
p.(None): having a doctoral degree in medical sciences, appropriate period of employment in an accredited body
p.(None): in line with the direction of specialization, publications in scientific journals included in the list of journals
p.(None): scientific entities included in the list prepared in accordance with the regulations issued on the basis of art. 267 paragraph 2 point 2 lit. b of the act
p.(None): of July 20, 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science.
p.(None): 10a. If two or more doctors seek a training place in the same
p.(None): an identical result in the proceedings
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p.(None): competitive, average grade obtained in the period of studies counted to two decimal places with an indication of the scale of grades,
p.(None): which was in force at the university.
p.(None): 10b. If two or more doctors seek a training place in the same
p.(None): field, an identical result in the qualification procedure conducted by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): priority is given to the doctor who remains on the day of the qualification procedure
p.(None): in active service.
p.(None): 10c. In the case of doctors who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or employed
p.(None): in medicinal entities established and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, are included
p.(None): additional points - for a period of at least 3 years of service in a military unit
p.(None): in connection with the appointment to this position or stay on the missions of Polish Military Contingents.
p.(None): 11. The result of the competition procedure is a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained for LEK / LDEK, o
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 10 points 1 or percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from the LEK / LDEK or exam in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant specialization I or II degree or PES and additional points referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 10 points 2 or a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from LEK / LDEK and points
p.(None): additional ones referred to in para. 10 point 3.
p.(None): 12. In the case of persons having the result of the State Medical Examination or
p.(None): The Medical-Dental State Examination in the competitive procedure recognizes the result of these examinations
p.(None): is equivalent to the result of LEK or LDEK, respectively.
p.(None): 13. Physicians are qualified to undergo specialized training in a number corresponding to the number of free
p.(None): places allocated for a given qualification procedure in a given field of medicine in a given field
p.(None): voivodship or owned by a given entity, in order from the highest result obtained in the proceedings
p.(None): competition.
p.(None): 14. The doctor may request verification from the body conducting the qualification procedure
p.(None): qualifying procedure, within 7 days from the day of announcing the list of qualified doctors and
p.(None): not qualified for
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p.(None): start a given specialization training. The list shall be announced on the relevant website
p.(None): authority and by means of SMK.
p.(None): 15. List of physicians not qualified to undergo specialized training in a specific one
p.(None): the medical field contains information on verification, referred to in par. 14.
p.(None): 16. The detailed manner and procedure for conducting the qualification procedure are set out in the regulations of the procedure
p.(None): qualification specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 1 point 4.
p.(None): 16a. Detailed method and procedure for conducting qualification proceedings
p.(None): by the Minister of National Defense determines the regulations of the qualification procedure set out in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 17. Body conducting the qualification procedure, taking into account the result of the procedure
p.(None): qualifying, he directs the doctor, via SMK, to undergo specialist training in the entity referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place. For doctors who are soldiers in active
p.(None): military service, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities
p.(None): created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, body conducting the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying, taking into account the result of the qualification procedure, indicates to the doctor, for
p.(None): SMK help, a free training place and issues a referral for specialist training in
p.(None): the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place.
p.(None): 17a. In order to enable specialist training in the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1 after
p.(None): completed qualification procedure, the voivode may apply for free access
p.(None): a training place at the disposal of the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for matters
p.(None): Interior.
p.(None): 17b. The Minister of National Defense may request the free training place remaining in
p.(None): instructions of the competent voivode or minister competent for internal affairs.
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p.(None): 17c. The minister competent for internal affairs may request free space
p.(None): training at the disposal of the competent voivode or the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 18. A doctor may be directed to undergo specialist training in a specific field of medicine after
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist.
p.(None): 19. In the case of a physician referred to in art. 16 clause 4, the provisions of para. 1a and 1b and para. 7-16 shall not apply. Recipe
p.(None): paragraph. 17 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): Art. 16d A doctor may undergo only one specialized training at a time.
p.(None): Art. 16e. 1. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for health shall define and announce on his own
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p.(None): 2. Before the qualifying procedure, the voivode announces, on its website and via SMK,
p.(None): the number of training places not covered by the residency for doctors in particular fields of medicine.
p.(None): 2a. The voivode immediately informs the minister competent for health with the help of SMK
p.(None): about:
p.(None): 1) unused training places covered by residency;
p.(None): 2) physicians who participated in the qualification procedure for these training places and places
p.(None): training not covered by residency and took the next highest places on the ranking list, including data
p.(None): specified in art. 16c paragraph 2 and place on the ranking list.
p.(None): 3. Unused training places covered by residency, allocated for a given qualification procedure for a given one
p.(None): voivodships in a given field of medicine,
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p.(None): the minister competent for health may additionally grant the doctors referred to in para. 2a point 2, having regard to
p.(None): all areas in which residency training places were allocated.
p.(None): 4. Voivode, and in the case of training places covered by residency - the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health, may additionally grant training places, no later than within 2 months of the day
p.(None): the end of the qualifying procedure.
p.(None): 4a. The minister competent for health shall immediately inform, by means of SMK, of the allocation of a place
p.(None): training of the competent voivode who resides, who directs the doctor, via SMK, to
p.(None): undergoing specialist training.
p.(None): 5. Before the qualifying procedure, the Minister of National Defense shall define and publish on his website and
p.(None): using SMK, the number of free training places for physicians who are soldiers in active military service,
p.(None): as well as those serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): Narodowa, taking into account the needs of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 6. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for home affairs announces his own
p.(None): website and using SMK the number of free training places for physicians being
p.(None): officers in the service relationship in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by it
p.(None): the minister or those on duty or employed in medical entities, created by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): Article 16ea 1. Residency may only take place without a doctor who does not have a first or second degree specialization or title
p.(None): specialist.
p.(None): 2. A doctor may not resubmit an application for resident status if he has obtained confirmation of program implementation.
p.(None): 3. A doctor who has been qualified to undergo residency may not submit another application for admission
p.(None): residency, except if he has a medical certificate on the existence of contraindications to
p.(None): continuing the current specialization.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who has been qualified for residency twice cannot submit another application for
p.(None): residency.
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p.(None): Art. 16f. 1. The doctor shall undergo specialization training on the basis of the specialization program established for
p.(None): given field of medicine, including the appropriate module.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, as part of specialization training
p.(None): is required to undergo and complete supplementary training appropriate to the specific specialization in the field
p.(None): resulting from the specifics of military service and national defense needs, based on a supplementary program
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 2.
p.(None): 3. The specialization program includes:
p.(None): 1) the scope of required theoretical knowledge and required practical skills that the doctor
p.(None): is required to master during specialization training, including elements of a given field of medicine
p.(None): and related fields, in particular elements of clinical pharmacology, pharmacoeconomics, oncology,
p.(None): palliative medicine, emergency medicine, public health and public health promotion, medical certification and
p.(None): medical law;
p.(None): 2) forms and methods of deepening and supplementing theoretical knowledge as well as the acquisition and improvement of skills
p.(None): practical, in particular:
p.(None): a) introductory specialization course in the first year of specialist training,
p.(None): covering introduction to issues, goals and area of ​​activity of a given specialty, as well as tasks and competences
p.(None): and the expected results of training a specialist in this field,
p.(None): b) necessary specialization courses covering a specific range of theoretical knowledge required in a given field
p.(None): medicine and related fields,
p.(None): c) emergency medical training course,
p.(None): d) a course in public health,
p.(None): e) course in medical law,
p.(None): f) training and participation in the performance and performance in a specified number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical,
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p.(None): 3) a representative or representatives of scientific societies competent in a given field of medicine, and in the case of
p.(None): absence - in a related field;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council;
p.(None): 5) CMKP representative.
p.(None): 7. The chairman of the expert team shall be appointed by the CMKP director as the national consultant in the given
p.(None): the field of medicine for which a specialization program is to be developed and, if not appointed, in the field
p.(None): related.
p.(None): 8. CMKP publishes specialization programs approved by the minister competent for health matters on its own
p.(None): website and using SMK.
p.(None): Art. 16g. 1. The minister competent for health matters shall determine, by regulation:
p.(None): 1) list of basic modules appropriate for a given specialization training and list
p.(None): specializations with a common core module,
p.(None): 2) a list of uniform modules appropriate for a given specialization training
p.(None): - having regard to the links between the fields of medicine within modules and within the specialization, fields of medicine and
p.(None): minimum training periods in these fields, as defined in European Union legislation, as well as
p.(None): current state of medical knowledge;
p.(None): 3) templates of applications for the start of specialization training for Polish citizens and foreigners,
p.(None): 4) regulations of the qualification procedure
p.(None): - taking into account the need to ensure the objectivity and transparency of the selection procedure.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Military Medical Council, will determine, by regulation, supplementary programs for a specific specialization,
p.(None): containing the scope of theoretical knowledge required and the practical skills required, their forms and methods
p.(None): acquisition, duration and manner of undergoing complementary training, and forms and methods of assessment
p.(None): knowledge and skills acquired by the doctor, as well as the way of completing the supplementary training, bearing in mind
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p.(None): the need for the physician to acquire additional knowledge for the provision of health services in a specified manner
p.(None): medicine, in the scope and conditions resulting from the specifics of military service and defense needs
p.(None): country.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the National Council of Laboratory Diagnosticians, shall determine, in
p.(None): by way of an ordinance, a list of specializations entitling a doctor to carry out activities independently
p.(None): laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory, taking into account the appropriate range of knowledge and skills
p.(None): specified in the specialization program necessary for independent performance of laboratory diagnostics.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health may determine, by regulation, priority fields of medicine,
p.(None): guided by the needs in the implementation of health services.
p.(None): 5. The Minister of National Defense may define, by regulation, priority fields of medicine for
p.(None): Of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland, guided by the needs of the Armed Forces in the provision of benefits
p.(None): health.
p.(None): Art. 16h. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training on the basis of a contract
p.(None): for a job concluded with an entity conducting specialist training for a specified period of time in the program
p.(None): specialization under residency.
p.(None): 2. The physician, at his / her request, may also undergo specialist training within free training places,
p.(None): in entities conducting specialized training:
p.(None): 1) on the basis of an employment contract or civil law contract in the dimension corresponding to the dimension
p.(None): full-time employment concluded with an entity conducting specialist training in a given job
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p.(None): specialization, ensuring the implementation of part of the specialization program in the field of self-education and training
p.(None): and participating in the performance and performance of a fixed number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
p.(None): necessary to implement the remaining part of the program in the entity conducting the specialist training or
p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
p.(None): 3. A foreign doctor referred to in art. 7 item 1 and 1a may undergo specialist training
p.(None): specified in the provisions on the pursuit of studies and participation in scientific research and training by persons
p.(None): who are not Polish citizens.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who is a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): healing and created by the Minister of National Defense, undergoes specialist training
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 5. A physician who is an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinate to or
p.(None): supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs or serving in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): by this minister he is undergoing specialist training specified in the regulations issued under Art. 16x paragraph
p.(None): 3.
p.(None): 6. A doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): specialization training specified by the Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): in regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 4.
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in residency mode may change the place of training
p.(None): specialization not earlier than after
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p.(None): one year from the date of qualifying for this specialist training, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 9. The provision of para. 8 shall not apply if the organizational unit in which the doctor undergoes specialization training,
p.(None): has been liquidated or no longer meets the requirements referred to in art. 19f paragraph 2.
p.(None): 10. Voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs and Minister of National Defense,
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p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 11. The data referred to in par. 10 points 8-11, cannot be processed for purposes other than financing the training
p.(None): specialization, extension of specialization training and supervision over specialization training, a
p.(None): they can only be accessed by persons who have a written authorization to process this data issued by
p.(None): voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs or Minister of Defense
p.(None): National. Persons with written authorization are required to keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16i. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training throughout its duration
p.(None): equal working time of a doctor employed in a medical entity, as referred to in art. 93 of the Act of
p.(None): April 15, 2011 on medical activities, and is on call or working in shifts or
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p.(None): equivalent to the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activities.
p.(None): 2. Doctor:
p.(None): 1) being a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): 2) being an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinated or supervised
p.(None): by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): 3) being an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established by
p.(None): Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): - may undergo specialist training in a different time dimension than that specified in para. 1, under the conditions specified
p.(None): by the competent authorities, which are obliged to ensure that the total duration, level and quality carried out
p.(None): by a physician specialization training were not lower than when undergoing the appropriate training
p.(None): specialized training in the amount of time referred to in paragraph 1.
p.(None): 3. A doctor on medical duty as part of a specialization program is entitled to remuneration
p.(None): on the basis of an on-call contract concluded with an entity conducting specialization training or field internship.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in the course of residency, on medical duty, under
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program, entitled to remuneration based on the employment contract referred to in Art. 16h paragraph
p.(None): 1. The provision of art. 95 of the Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): Art. 16j. 1. Residency is granted and financed by the minister competent for health matters in
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p.(None): 1d. In 2015, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1e. In 2016, specialist training is co-financed by the minister competent for health
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1f. In 2017, specialist training is co-financed by the minister competent for health
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1g. In 2018, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1h. In 2019, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health matters from
p.(None): Guaranteed Employee Benefits Fund resources.
p.(None): 1i. In 2020, specialization training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 2. Financial resources for co-financing the costs related to specialization training shall be transferred to
p.(None): based on the contract concluded between the minister competent for health matters and the entity conducting the specialized training.
p.(None): 3. Where the measures referred to in para. 2 constitute for the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialist, being an entrepreneur, public aid within the meaning of art. 107 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the Union
p.(None): European, it will be provided as de minimis aid in accordance with the conditions set out
p.(None): in Commission Regulation (EC) No 1998/2006 of 15 December 2006 on the application of Art. 87 and 88
p.(None): Of the Treaty to de minimis aid (Official Journal EU L 379 of 28.12.2006, p. 5).
p.(None): 4. The Minister of National Defense may, within the limits of the state budget, which he disposes of,
p.(None): co-finance the costs associated with the specialization training of physicians who are soldiers in active
p.(None): military service or those serving in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister
p.(None): National Defense.
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p.(None): Article 16l 1. The period of specialization training is extended by the doctor's absence from work:
p.(None): 1) in the cases provided for in art. 2 of the Act of June 25, 1999 on cash benefits from
p.(None): social security in the event of sickness and maternity (Journal of Laws of 2019, items 645 and 1590);
p.(None): 2) due to unpaid leave granted by the employer for a period not longer than 3 months during the period
p.(None): specialization training;
p.(None): 3) in cases specified in art. 92, 176-179, 1823, 185, 187 and 188 of the Labor Code;
p.(None): 4) due to unpaid leave, not exceeding 2 years, granted by the employer for the purpose of serving
p.(None): foreign internship in accordance with the program of specialization training, after obtaining permission
p.(None): head of specialization;
p.(None): 5) due to a break of not more than 14 days resulting from the procedures used to change the mode or place
p.(None): undergoing specialist training;
p.(None): 6) due to a break of not more than 12 months resulting from the implementation of the specialization held in
p.(None): the procedure referred to in art. 16h paragraph 2 point 5.
p.(None): 2. The period of specialization training is further extended by the period granted to the physician by
p.(None): an employer on parental leave on the terms set out in the provisions of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code.
p.(None): 3. In justified cases, the consent for an additional extension of the period of specialization training may
p.(None): express the voivode, and in relation to doctors who specialize in residency - the minister
p.(None): competent for health matters.
p.(None): 4. Duration of specialization training for physicians who are soldiers on active duty
p.(None): military, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities established and
p.(None): supervised by the Minister of National Defense, may be extended additionally by the Minister of National Defense
p.(None): for the duration of service outside the territory of the Republic of Poland, secondment to perform service in another unit
p.(None): military or temporary performance of tasks that prevent the implementation of specialized training. 4a. IN
p.(None): justified cases, other than those referred to in para. 1, 2 and 4, consent to the additional extension of the duration
p.(None): specialization training in relation to
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p.(None): doctors who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in entities
p.(None): medicinal products created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense may be expressed by the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 5. Duration of specialization training for doctors who are officers in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs may
p.(None): be extended additionally by the minister competent for internal affairs for the duration of service outside the territory
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 5a. In justified cases, other than specified in par. 1, 2 and 5, consent to the additional extension of the duration
p.(None): specialization training in relation to physicians who are officers in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs, or
p.(None): employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or serving in the entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established by the minister competent for internal affairs, may be expressed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): Interior.
p.(None): 5b. Information about the extension of the period of specialization training to the physician is placed in SMK by the competent
p.(None): entities with an additional indication:
p.(None): 1) extension period;
p.(None): 2) first name (s) and surname of the person to whom the extension applies;
p.(None): 3) subject of the settlement;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) extension body.
p.(None): 6. The doctor or competent entity is obliged to inform the competent authority referred to in art. 16c paragraph 1, st
p.(None): planned absence by the doctor, in particular for the reasons referred to in paragraph 1, 2, 4-5, ongoing
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p.(None): 8) confirms, through SMK, that individual elements of the specialization program have been implemented and
p.(None): complete the specialization training in accordance with the specialization program.
p.(None): 8. A doctor undergoing specialization training may apply after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization
p.(None): to the director of the CMKP with a request for recognition as equivalent to the implementation of elements of the specialization program
p.(None): training internship, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of procedures or
p.(None): medical procedures as well as major internships or
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p.(None): training courses completed abroad or in the country, in entities providing specialized training, and
p.(None): possible shortening of the period of specialized training, if the period from the day of their completion to
p.(None): the day on which the doctor commences specialized training is not longer than 5 years.
p.(None): 9. (repealed)
p.(None): 10. A doctor undergoing specialization training, after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization, may
p.(None): apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition for the period of specialization training, internship
p.(None): training, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of medical procedures or procedures,
p.(None): as well as field internships or training courses completed abroad in the current period
p.(None): specialization training.
p.(None): 11. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, specializing,
p.(None): obtaining the opinion of a specialization manager and consultant in a given medical field or fields
p.(None): medicine related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace,
p.(None): may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of part of the period of specialization in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant module if he was serving outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, provided that the nature of this service, including participation in performance and performance
p.(None): medical procedures and procedures, corresponded to the relevant specialization program.
p.(None): 12. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of a decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program and shorten the period of the doctor
p.(None): undergoing this training, but not more than by 1/2 the duration of the specialization training or modules about which
p.(None): referred to in art. 16 clause 2.
p.(None): 13. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8 and 10, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program.
p.(None): 13a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 12 and 13, are placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
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p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
p.(None): 1) the implementation of this course requires the extension of specialization training for a period longer than 3 months and
p.(None): 2) completed all other courses covered by the specialization program.
p.(None): 19. The provisions of para. 15-18 shall apply accordingly to a physician who is a soldier in active military service.
p.(None): Art. 16 Shortening the period of specialist training that meets the minimum requirements
p.(None): education specified in European Union legislation may not cover more than 1/2 of the minimum time
p.(None): the duration of a given specialization program as defined in European Union legislation.
p.(None): Article 16n 1. A doctor who has the title of specialist obtained outside the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): not subject to recognition as equivalent on the basis of the provisions referred to in art. 16a and 16b, minister
p.(None): competent for health shall recognize the title of specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland, if the following conditions have been jointly met:
p.(None): 1) the doctor has the right to practice the profession of the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 2) the duration of specialization training completed abroad corresponds to the duration
p.(None): specialization training specified in the specialization program in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) a specialization program in the field of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required,
p.(None): the method of confirming the acquired knowledge and skills corresponds in significant elements to the specified program
p.(None): specialization in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 4) the manner and procedure for passing the exam or other form of confirmation of acquired knowledge and skills are appropriate
p.(None): submission by a PES doctor in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The doctor referred to in par. 1, applies for recognition of the title of specialist to the minister competent for
p.(None): health matters, through the director of the CMKP.
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p.(None): 3. Registry users are:
p.(None): 1) voivodes;
p.(None): 2) minister competent for health matters;
p.(None): 3) the Minister of National Defense;
p.(None): 4) minister competent for internal affairs;
p.(None): 5) Minister of Justice.
p.(None): 4. The register referred to in para. 1, is open to entities that demonstrate a legal interest.
p.(None): 5. The register referred to in para. 1, Art. 15 of the Act of 17 February 2005 on computerization
p.(None): activities of entities performing public tasks.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health matters in consultation with the Minister of National Defense and the competent minister
p.(None): for internal affairs shall determine, by regulation:
p.(None): 1) the manner and mode of transmission of data referred to in para. 2
p.(None): 2) the detailed manner of keeping the register and the method of sharing data entered in the register - bearing in mind
p.(None): regard to ensuring data security and the functionality of the register kept.
p.(None): Art. 16 1. The entities referred to in para. 2, perform formal verification of undergoing specialist training
p.(None): in accordance with the doctor's specialization program who received confirmation of the training
p.(None): specialization in accordance with the specialization program by the head of specialization.
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p.(None): 2. The entities verifying completion of the specialist training in accordance with the specialization program are:
p.(None): 1) the voivode competent for the area of ​​the voivodship in which the applicant underwent training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) Minister of National Defense - in the case of applicants who are soldiers on active duty
p.(None): military, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities established by the Minister
p.(None): National Defense;
p.(None): 3) the minister competent for internal affairs or an organizational unit designated by him - in the case of
p.(None): applicants on duty or employed in medical entities set up by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): 3. Entities referred to in para. 2, carry out the verification referred to in para. 1, and they ask, using
p.(None): SMK, to competent national consultants
p.(None): for substantive verification whether the applicant has undergone specialization training in accordance with the specialization program,
p.(None): within 14 days from the day the doctor receives confirmation of completion of the specialist training in accordance with
p.(None): with a specialization program by a head of specialization. The national consultant verifies
p.(None): by means of SMK, within 14 days of receiving the occurrence of the given entity. In case of lack
p.(None): a national consultant in a given field is a national consultant in a related field.
p.(None): 4. In the case of applicants who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or
p.(None): employed in medicinal entities created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): the competent national consultant before performing the verification referred to in para. 3 may apply to
p.(None): competent national defense consultant for an opinion.
p.(None): 5. If the applicant fails to complete the specialization program, the relevant national consultant will be charged
p.(None): SMK's help indicates missing elements of a specialization program.
p.(None): 6. The entities referred to in par. 2, immediately after obtaining information from a national consultant:
p.(None): 1) confirm the completion of specialization training;
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p.(None): 2) in the case referred to in para. 5, refuse to confirm the completion of specialization training and
p.(None): they direct to the missing element of the specialization program and extend the training period in the mode
p.(None): pozarezydenckim
p.(None): o the time necessary to implement this element, taking into account the period of interruption resulting from the verification procedure
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program.
p.(None): 7. The entities referred to in para. 2, notify the applicant of the decision about which
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 6, using SMK. On refusal to confirm the completion of specialization training
p.(None): entities referred to in par. 2 shall also notify the applicant in writing. For delivery
p.(None): written notification of the provisions of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure
p.(None): shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 8. In the event of refusal to confirm the completion of specialization training,
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p.(None): 4b. The test is solved by the applicant. During the PES passing the candidate cannot use
p.(None): no teaching and teaching aids, and may not use copying devices and
p.(None): forwarding and receiving information. Violation of this ban or termination of test
p.(None): it constitutes the basis for disqualification of the applicant, which is equivalent to obtaining by
p.(None): negative result.
p.(None): 4c. If it is found, during the exam, that the prohibition referred to in para. 4b, or test solution
p.(None): dependent, the chairman of the examination team referred to in art. 16u paragraph 5, makes
p.(None): disqualification of the applicant and notes the disqualification together with an indication of its reason and the time of interruption
p.(None): test exam in the examination report.
p.(None): 4d. If it is found after the exam, based on the analysis of images recorded with
p.(None): image and sound recording devices referred to in paragraph 4a that the applicant has violated the prohibition referred to in para.
p.(None): 4b, or solved the test independently, chairman of the State Examination Board, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in art. 16u paragraph 1 disqualifies the applicant and notes the disqualification together with
p.(None): an indication of its reasons in the examination report.
p.(None): 4e. In the case referred to in paragraph. 4d, the director of CEM shall notify in writing about disqualification
p.(None): disqualified. The director of CEM also publishes information on disqualification in SMK.
p.(None): 4f. The director of CEM notifies the competent of the disqualification:
p.(None): 1) the district commissioner for professional liability if the doctor or dentist is a member
p.(None): regional medical chamber;
p.(None): 2) the regional spokesperson for professional liability of the military medical chamber, if a doctor or
p.(None): the dentist is a member of the military medical chamber.
p.(None): 4g. A disqualified person may not join the PES in the next nearest exam session from
p.(None): disqualification.
p.(None): 5. (repealed)
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p.(None): 6. The doctor may submit PES after presenting a document confirming his identity.
p.(None): 7. When the physician passes the oral examination, a specialization manager may be present as an observer.
p.(None): 8. The exam is conducted in the presence of at least three members of the commission referred to in Art. 16u paragraph 1.
p.(None): 9. PES is carried out in accordance with the order regulations established by the director of CEM and approved by the minister
p.(None): competent for health matters.
p.(None): 10. In the event of gross formal defects in conducting the PES or unforeseen situations having
p.(None): influence on the conduct of PES, the director of CEM may annul PES in whole or in part within a given time limit for a given one
p.(None): subjects for individual or all candidates.
p.(None): 11. Invalidation of PES or a part thereof means that PES or a part thereof is treated as non-PES, respectively.
p.(None): The annulled exam is repeated no later than three months from the day on which the decision on
p.(None): annulment has become final. In the event of annulment of the entire PES, all parts thereof shall take place in
p.(None): no later than three months from the date on which the decision
p.(None): annulment became final.
p.(None): 11a. PES annulment, in whole or in part, occurs when the person who took the exam was not
p.(None): authorized to do so. Annulment of PES or its part for reasons attributable to the applicant causes that
p.(None): PES or part of it is null and void accordingly. The provisions of para. 11 and art. 16 in paragraph 6 does not apply
p.(None): a.
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p.(None): with specialization training, including criteria for the evaluation of professional and scientific achievements,
p.(None): 12) the procedure for recognizing the professional and scientific achievements of doctors with a doctoral degree
p.(None): postdoctoral degree as equivalent to completed specialization training, including criteria for assessing professional and academic achievements
p.(None): - having regard to the scope of training completed in the country or abroad,
p.(None): 13) procedure for issuing by the CEM director of a duplicate or copy of a PES diploma and the manner of paying the fee for issuing
p.(None): duplicate or copy of a PES diploma,
p.(None): 14) the procedure for making the PES diploma by the CEM director and the method of paying the fee
p.(None): diploma corrections,
p.(None): 15) template of the document referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7, confirming completion of the course,
p.(None): 16) the amount of remuneration for performing control activities referred to in art. 19i paragraph 12 point 1
p.(None): - aiming to ensure efficient implementation of tasks by CEM, ensuring document transparency, o
p.(None): referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7 and taking into account the workload associated with carrying out control activities.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Of the Military Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the regulations of the qualification procedure, procedure and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is a soldier in active military service, as well as
p.(None): performing service or employed in a medical entity, for which the entity creating and supervising is
p.(None): The Minister of National Defense, and sample documents referred to in para. 1 point 10, taking into account necessity
p.(None): ensuring the proper course and specificity of specialist training for a physician who is a soldier in active health
p.(None): military service and on duty or employed in a medical entity for which the subject
p.(None): the creation is the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for internal affairs in consultation with the minister competent for health, after
p.(None): consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the mode and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is an officer in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister
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p.(None): competent for internal affairs or employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or
p.(None): serving in a therapeutic entity, established by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): and model documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure
p.(None): the correct course and specificity of the training of a specialist physician who is an officer in relation
p.(None): services in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs
p.(None): either employed under a contract of employment or a civil law contract, or serving in a medical entity,
p.(None): created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of Justice in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council will determine, by regulation, the mode and manner of training
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p.(None): in vitro, active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010 on
p.(None): medical devices and auxiliaries.
p.(None): 2. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply if the physician provides the patient with a medicinal product or device on an ad hoc basis
p.(None): medical, medical device equipment, in vitro diagnostic medical device, medical device equipment for
p.(None): in vitro diagnostics or active implantable medical device within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010.
p.(None): about medical devices in connection with emergency assistance.
p.(None): 3. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply to custom made products referred to in art. 2 clause 1 point 42
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices.
p.(None): Art. 47. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, may determine in
p.(None): by regulation, rules of procedure
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p.(None): physicians in situations related to a particular threat to public health, taking into account in particular the type and
p.(None): scope of danger.
p.(None): Art. 48. 1. A practicing physician may be appointed by an authorized body to provide medical assistance in
p.(None): to combat the effects of disasters, epidemics and natural disasters for their duration.
p.(None): 2. The rules and procedure for appointing a doctor in the situation referred to in para. 1, are specified in separate provisions.
p.(None): Article 48a (Deleted)
p.(None): Article 48b (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 49. 1. A practicing physician is required to participate in the work of medical appointing committees
p.(None): ability of persons subject to military qualification to perform active military service, on the terms specified
p.(None): in separate regulations.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 49a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 50 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 50a. Group medical practice cannot be performed in a medical entity under a contract
p.(None): civil law for the provision of health services.
p.(None): Article 50b (repealed) Article 50c. (repealed) Article 51. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 52b 1. The regional medical chamber is entitled to visit in order to assess the profession of doctors
p.(None): practicing the profession as part of the professional practice entered in the register of entities performing activities
p.(None): therapeutic within the meaning of the provisions on medical activities.
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p.(None): 2. The visit is carried out by doctors authorized by the regional medical board.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, performing inspection activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) request information and documentation;
p.(None): 2) access to the premises of the entity performing medical activities;
p.(None): 3) participation in activities related to the provision of health services;
p.(None): 4) inspect medical records;
p.(None): 5) request oral and written explanations.
p.(None): 4. After the inspection, a post-visit statement shall be made, which shall contain:
p.(None): 1) name and surname and address of the place of residence or name or company and address of the registered office;
p.(None): 2) place of providing health services;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and termination of the visit;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing inspection activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) description of any irregularities;
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p.(None): therapeutic grossly violates the conditions of the activity covered by the entry, the District Medical Council deletes this
p.(None): practice from the register of entities performing medical activities.
p.(None): Art. 53. 1. A physician performing an individual medical practice, an individual specialized medical practice,
p.(None): individual medical practice or individual specialized medical practice at the place of call may
p.(None): employ non-physicians to perform auxiliary activities (cooperation).
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2. Physician, dentist performing individual medical practice or individual specialist practice
p.(None): medical or group medical practice or specialist group medical practice, leading
p.(None): respectively post-graduate internship, specialization training or training to obtain skills in the field
p.(None): narrower fields of medicine or the provision of specific health services, may employ a doctor,
p.(None): a dentist for a post-graduate internship, specialization training or
p.(None): training to acquire skills in narrower fields of medicine or specific provision
p.(None): health benefit.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, is obliged to inform the authority
p.(None): keeping a register on the employment of a physician, dentist.
p.(None): 4. The provisions of para. 1-3 shall not apply to individual medical and individual practice
p.(None): specialist medical practice carried out only at the place of call or only at the factory
p.(None): therapeutic entity.
p.(None): Art. 54. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 55. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 56 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 57. 1. From resolutions of the regional medical councils or the Military Medical Council on matters referred to
p.(None): referred to in art. 5, 6, 7 paragraph 1-5, art. 8 clause 1
p.(None): Art. 9 item 1 points 1 and 2, art. 11 paragraph 1, 2 and 4, art. 12 paragraph 1 and 3-5 and art. 14, a doctor may appeal
p.(None): to the Supreme Medical Council. These resolutions are signed by the president or vice president and secretary of the regional medical council.
p.(None): 1a. Resolutions of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1 shall be signed by the president or vice president and secretary
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. To resolutions of the self-government of doctors in matters referred to in para. 1, the provisions of the Code of Conduct shall apply
p.(None): administrative matters relating to administrative decisions.
p.(None): 3. On the resolution of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1, a complaint may be submitted to the court to the person concerned
p.(None): Administration.
p.(None): Art. 57a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State intending to perform
p.(None): medical or practicing profession
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p.(None): doctor permanently or temporarily in the territory of the Republic of Poland, necessary information in the field
p.(None): general principles of practicing the medical profession, including protection regulations
p.(None): health is provided by an entity authorized by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health matters shall, by regulation, specify the list of entities referred to in para. 1
p.(None): having regard to the detailed scope of information necessary to practice the medical profession in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish.
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p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
p.(None): 8c. At the request of the trainee doctor, the minister competent for health may decide, by decision, the period in
p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
p.(None): post-graduate internship, extension of post-graduate internship and supervision of post-graduate internship, and access to
p.(None): only persons with a written authorization to process these data issued by the marshal may have them
p.(None): voivodship, Minister of National Defense or voivode. Persons who have a written authorization are obliged to
p.(None): keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16. 1. A doctor may obtain the title of specialist in a specific field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) after undergoing specialist training and
p.(None): 2) after passing the State Specialization Examination, hereinafter referred to as "PES", or
p.(None): 3) after recognition as equivalent to a specialist title obtained abroad.
p.(None): 2. Specialist training in a specific field of medicine is a modular training and consists of:
p.(None): 1) the basic module, corresponding to the basic scope of theoretical knowledge and skills
p.(None): practical in a given field of medicine or common to related fields of medicine, and
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): as well as those serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): Narodowa, taking into account the needs of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 6. Prior to the qualification procedure, the minister competent for home affairs announces his own
p.(None): website and using SMK the number of free training places for physicians being
p.(None): officers in the service relationship in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by it
p.(None): the minister or those on duty or employed in medical entities, created by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): Article 16ea 1. Residency may only take place without a doctor who does not have a first or second degree specialization or title
p.(None): specialist.
p.(None): 2. A doctor may not resubmit an application for resident status if he has obtained confirmation of program implementation.
p.(None): 3. A doctor who has been qualified to undergo residency may not submit another application for admission
p.(None): residency, except if he has a medical certificate on the existence of contraindications to
p.(None): continuing the current specialization.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who has been qualified for residency twice cannot submit another application for
p.(None): residency.
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p.(None): Art. 16f. 1. The doctor shall undergo specialization training on the basis of the specialization program established for
p.(None): given field of medicine, including the appropriate module.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, as part of specialization training
p.(None): is required to undergo and complete supplementary training appropriate to the specific specialization in the field
p.(None): resulting from the specifics of military service and national defense needs, based on a supplementary program
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 2.
p.(None): 3. The specialization program includes:
p.(None): 1) the scope of required theoretical knowledge and required practical skills that the doctor
p.(None): is required to master during specialization training, including elements of a given field of medicine
p.(None): and related fields, in particular elements of clinical pharmacology, pharmacoeconomics, oncology,
p.(None): palliative medicine, emergency medicine, public health and public health promotion, medical certification and
p.(None): medical law;
p.(None): 2) forms and methods of deepening and supplementing theoretical knowledge as well as the acquisition and improvement of skills
p.(None): practical, in particular:
p.(None): a) introductory specialization course in the first year of specialist training,
p.(None): covering introduction to issues, goals and area of ​​activity of a given specialty, as well as tasks and competences
p.(None): and the expected results of training a specialist in this field,
p.(None): b) necessary specialization courses covering a specific range of theoretical knowledge required in a given field
p.(None): medicine and related fields,
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p.(None): 3) on the basis of an employment contract concluded with an entity other than the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialization, ensuring the implementation of part of the specialization program in the field of self-education and training
p.(None): and participating in the performance and performance of a fixed number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
p.(None): necessary to implement the remaining part of the program in the entity conducting the specialist training or
p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
p.(None): 3. A foreign doctor referred to in art. 7 item 1 and 1a may undergo specialist training
p.(None): specified in the provisions on the pursuit of studies and participation in scientific research and training by persons
p.(None): who are not Polish citizens.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who is a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): healing and created by the Minister of National Defense, undergoes specialist training
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 5. A physician who is an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinate to or
p.(None): supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs or serving in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): by this minister he is undergoing specialist training specified in the regulations issued under Art. 16x paragraph
p.(None): 3.
p.(None): 6. A doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established
p.(None): specialization training specified by the Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): in regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 4.
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in residency mode may change the place of training
p.(None): specialization not earlier than after
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p.(None): one year from the date of qualifying for this specialist training, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 9. The provision of para. 8 shall not apply if the organizational unit in which the doctor undergoes specialization training,
p.(None): has been liquidated or no longer meets the requirements referred to in art. 19f paragraph 2.
p.(None): 10. Voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs and Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): in order to perform tasks related to the implementation of specialized training for doctors and dentists,
p.(None): process, in accordance with their jurisdiction, the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of active soldier or officer in relation to service;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 11. The data referred to in par. 10 points 8-11, cannot be processed for purposes other than financing the training
p.(None): specialization, extension of specialization training and supervision over specialization training, a
p.(None): they can only be accessed by persons who have a written authorization to process this data issued by
p.(None): voivode, minister competent for health, minister competent for internal affairs or Minister of Defense
p.(None): National. Persons with written authorization are required to keep this data confidential.
p.(None): Art. 16i. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training throughout its duration
p.(None): equal working time of a doctor employed in a medical entity, as referred to in art. 93 of the Act of
p.(None): April 15, 2011 on medical activities, and is on call or working in shifts or
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p.(None): equivalent to the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activities.
p.(None): 2. Doctor:
p.(None): 1) being a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): 2) being an officer in relation to the service in organizational units subordinated or supervised
p.(None): by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): 3) being an officer of the Prison Service or employed in a therapeutic entity established by
p.(None): Minister of Justice or bodies of the Prison Service
p.(None): - may undergo specialist training in a different time dimension than that specified in para. 1, under the conditions specified
p.(None): by the competent authorities, which are obliged to ensure that the total duration, level and quality carried out
p.(None): by a physician specialization training were not lower than when undergoing the appropriate training
p.(None): specialized training in the amount of time referred to in paragraph 1.
p.(None): 3. A doctor on medical duty as part of a specialization program is entitled to remuneration
p.(None): on the basis of an on-call contract concluded with an entity conducting specialization training or field internship.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who undergoes specialist training in the course of residency, on medical duty, under
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program, entitled to remuneration based on the employment contract referred to in Art. 16h paragraph
p.(None): 1. The provision of art. 95 of the Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities shall apply accordingly.
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p.(None): internal for extension of the duration of specialization training;
p.(None): 8) confirms, through SMK, that individual elements of the specialization program have been implemented and
p.(None): complete the specialization training in accordance with the specialization program.
p.(None): 8. A doctor undergoing specialization training may apply after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization
p.(None): to the director of the CMKP with a request for recognition as equivalent to the implementation of elements of the specialization program
p.(None): training internship, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of procedures or
p.(None): medical procedures as well as major internships or
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p.(None): training courses completed abroad or in the country, in entities providing specialized training, and
p.(None): possible shortening of the period of specialized training, if the period from the day of their completion to
p.(None): the day on which the doctor commences specialized training is not longer than 5 years.
p.(None): 9. (repealed)
p.(None): 10. A doctor undergoing specialization training, after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization, may
p.(None): apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition for the period of specialization training, internship
p.(None): training, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of medical procedures or procedures,
p.(None): as well as field internships or training courses completed abroad in the current period
p.(None): specialization training.
p.(None): 11. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, specializing,
p.(None): obtaining the opinion of a specialization manager and consultant in a given medical field or fields
p.(None): medicine related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace,
p.(None): may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of part of the period of specialization in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant module if he was serving outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, provided that the nature of this service, including participation in performance and performance
p.(None): medical procedures and procedures, corresponded to the relevant specialization program.
p.(None): 12. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of a decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program and shorten the period of the doctor
p.(None): undergoing this training, but not more than by 1/2 the duration of the specialization training or modules about which
p.(None): referred to in art. 16 clause 2.
p.(None): 13. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8 and 10, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program.
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p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
p.(None): 1) the implementation of this course requires the extension of specialization training for a period longer than 3 months and
p.(None): 2) completed all other courses covered by the specialization program.
p.(None): 19. The provisions of para. 15-18 shall apply accordingly to a physician who is a soldier in active military service.
p.(None): Art. 16 Shortening the period of specialist training that meets the minimum requirements
p.(None): education specified in European Union legislation may not cover more than 1/2 of the minimum time
p.(None): the duration of a given specialization program as defined in European Union legislation.
p.(None): Article 16n 1. A doctor who has the title of specialist obtained outside the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): not subject to recognition as equivalent on the basis of the provisions referred to in art. 16a and 16b, minister
p.(None): competent for health shall recognize the title of specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland, if the following conditions have been jointly met:
p.(None): 1) the doctor has the right to practice the profession of the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 2) the duration of specialization training completed abroad corresponds to the duration
p.(None): specialization training specified in the specialization program in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) a specialization program in the field of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required,
p.(None): the method of confirming the acquired knowledge and skills corresponds in significant elements to the specified program
p.(None): specialization in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 4) the manner and procedure for passing the exam or other form of confirmation of acquired knowledge and skills are appropriate
p.(None): submission by a PES doctor in the Republic of Poland.
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p.(None): with specialization training, including criteria for the evaluation of professional and scientific achievements,
p.(None): 12) the procedure for recognizing the professional and scientific achievements of doctors with a doctoral degree
p.(None): postdoctoral degree as equivalent to completed specialization training, including criteria for assessing professional and academic achievements
p.(None): - having regard to the scope of training completed in the country or abroad,
p.(None): 13) procedure for issuing by the CEM director of a duplicate or copy of a PES diploma and the manner of paying the fee for issuing
p.(None): duplicate or copy of a PES diploma,
p.(None): 14) the procedure for making the PES diploma by the CEM director and the method of paying the fee
p.(None): diploma corrections,
p.(None): 15) template of the document referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7, confirming completion of the course,
p.(None): 16) the amount of remuneration for performing control activities referred to in art. 19i paragraph 12 point 1
p.(None): - aiming to ensure efficient implementation of tasks by CEM, ensuring document transparency, o
p.(None): referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7 and taking into account the workload associated with carrying out control activities.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Of the Military Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the regulations of the qualification procedure, procedure and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is a soldier in active military service, as well as
p.(None): performing service or employed in a medical entity, for which the entity creating and supervising is
p.(None): The Minister of National Defense, and sample documents referred to in para. 1 point 10, taking into account necessity
p.(None): ensuring the proper course and specificity of specialist training for a physician who is a soldier in active health
p.(None): military service and on duty or employed in a medical entity for which the subject
p.(None): the creation is the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for internal affairs in consultation with the minister competent for health, after
p.(None): consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the mode and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is an officer in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister
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p.(None): competent for internal affairs or employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or
p.(None): serving in a therapeutic entity, established by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): and model documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure
p.(None): the correct course and specificity of the training of a specialist physician who is an officer in relation
p.(None): services in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs
p.(None): either employed under a contract of employment or a civil law contract, or serving in a medical entity,
p.(None): created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of Justice in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council will determine, by regulation, the mode and manner of training
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p.(None): 1818, 1905, 2020 and 2473.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 5) third-country nationals who apply for admission to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish in order to work in a profession requiring high qualifications, within the meaning of the provisions of the Act
p.(None): of December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 6) third-country nationals who have been admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish for purposes other than performing work in accordance with European Union law or national law
p.(None): and have the right to work and have a residence permit issued in accordance with the Regulation
p.(None): Council (EC) No 1030/2002 of 13 June 2002 establishing a uniform format for residence permits for
p.(None): third-country nationals (Official Journal of the EU L 157 of 15.06.2002, p. 1, as amended), and third-country nationals who
p.(None): were admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland for the purpose of performing work in accordance with Union law
p.(None): European or national law;
p.(None): 7) third-country nationals holding a temporary residence permit granted in connection with
p.(None): circumstance referred to in art. 151 section 1, art. 151b paragraph 1, art. 157a paragraph 1 or art. 157g paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): on December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 8) third-country nationals who have a national visa for the purpose of undergoing first-degree studies
p.(None): second degree or uniform master's studies or doctoral school education, with annotation
p.(None): "Student", national visa for the purpose of scientific research or development work, national visa for the internship
p.(None): or a national visa to participate in the European Voluntary Service program;
p.(None): 9) third-country nationals staying on the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with the use
p.(None): on short-term mobility of the researcher under the conditions specified in art. 156b paragraph 1 of the Act of December 12, 2013
p.(None): on foreigners;
p.(None): 10) third-country nationals residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with
p.(None): making use of student mobility under the conditions specified in art. 149b paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): December 12, 2013 about foreigners.
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p.(None): 4. Whenever the act refers to an electronic specialization training card, called
p.(None): hereinafter "EKS", it means electronic representation of the specialization training card which
p.(None): the pattern is determined by the regulations issued on the basis of 16x paragraph 1 point 10 and par. 2–4 as confirmation
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program and its completion.
p.(None): 5. Account in the Monitoring System of the Training of Medical Workers referred to in art. 30 paragraph 1 of the Act
p.(None): of April 28, 2011 on the information system in healthcare (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 408, 730, 1590 and
p.(None): 1905), hereinafter referred to as "SMK", assumes in order to perform activities in this system:
p.(None): 1) doctor or dentist;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization.
p.(None): 6. A condition for making by the persons referred to in para. 5 steps using SMK is authentication
p.(None): the person who created the account, and verification of the person's permissions.
p.(None): 7. The authentication referred to in para. 6, is made on the basis of an application for authorization,
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) signing with a qualified electronic signature, trusted signature or personal signature or
p.(None): 2) confirmation by the appropriate regional medical chamber or the Supreme Medical Chamber of the identity of the person who
p.(None): she created the account.
p.(None): 8. Verification of the rights referred to in para. 6, shall perform in relation to:
p.(None): 1) the physician or dentist referred to in para. 5 point 1, the competent regional chamber
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p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 15. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, a medical practitioner undergoing training
p.(None): specialization may be directed by:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans to the subject in which the specialist training takes place or to
p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
p.(None): 1) the implementation of this course requires the extension of specialization training for a period longer than 3 months and
p.(None): 2) completed all other courses covered by the specialization program.
p.(None): 19. The provisions of para. 15-18 shall apply accordingly to a physician who is a soldier in active military service.
p.(None): Art. 16 Shortening the period of specialist training that meets the minimum requirements
p.(None): education specified in European Union legislation may not cover more than 1/2 of the minimum time
p.(None): the duration of a given specialization program as defined in European Union legislation.
p.(None): Article 16n 1. A doctor who has the title of specialist obtained outside the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): not subject to recognition as equivalent on the basis of the provisions referred to in art. 16a and 16b, minister
p.(None): competent for health shall recognize the title of specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland, if the following conditions have been jointly met:
p.(None): 1) the doctor has the right to practice the profession of the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 2) the duration of specialization training completed abroad corresponds to the duration
p.(None): specialization training specified in the specialization program in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) a specialization program in the field of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required,
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p.(None): 5. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 45a. 1. The physician is obliged to notify the entity responsible for placing the medicinal product on
p.(None): market and the President of the Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products, operation
p.(None): undesirable medicinal product.
p.(None): 2. The applications referred to in para. 1, the physician makes an action notification form
p.(None): an undesirable medicinal product submitted in paper or electronic form.
p.(None): Art. 45b. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 46. 1. A doctor may not sell medicinal products, medical devices or equipment
p.(None): medical devices, in vitro diagnostic medical devices, accessories for diagnostic medical devices
p.(None): in vitro, active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010 on
p.(None): medical devices and auxiliaries.
p.(None): 2. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply if the physician provides the patient with a medicinal product or device on an ad hoc basis
p.(None): medical, medical device equipment, in vitro diagnostic medical device, medical device equipment for
p.(None): in vitro diagnostics or active implantable medical device within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010.
p.(None): about medical devices in connection with emergency assistance.
p.(None): 3. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply to custom made products referred to in art. 2 clause 1 point 42
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices.
p.(None): Art. 47. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, may determine in
p.(None): by regulation, rules of procedure
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p.(None): physicians in situations related to a particular threat to public health, taking into account in particular the type and
p.(None): scope of danger.
p.(None): Art. 48. 1. A practicing physician may be appointed by an authorized body to provide medical assistance in
p.(None): to combat the effects of disasters, epidemics and natural disasters for their duration.
p.(None): 2. The rules and procedure for appointing a doctor in the situation referred to in para. 1, are specified in separate provisions.
p.(None): Article 48a (Deleted)
p.(None): Article 48b (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 49. 1. A practicing physician is required to participate in the work of medical appointing committees
p.(None): ability of persons subject to military qualification to perform active military service, on the terms specified
p.(None): in separate regulations.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 49a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 50 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 50a. Group medical practice cannot be performed in a medical entity under a contract
p.(None): civil law for the provision of health services.
p.(None): Article 50b (repealed) Article 50c. (repealed) Article 51. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 52b 1. The regional medical chamber is entitled to visit in order to assess the profession of doctors
p.(None): practicing the profession as part of the professional practice entered in the register of entities performing activities
p.(None): therapeutic within the meaning of the provisions on medical activities.
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p.(None): 2. The visit is carried out by doctors authorized by the regional medical board.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, performing inspection activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
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p.(None): the facial part of the skull and adjacent areas.
p.(None): 2a. (Deleted)
p.(None): 3. The physician's work is also considered to include research work in the field of science
p.(None): medical or health promotion, teaching the medical profession, managing a medical entity referred to in art. 4
p.(None): Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 295) or employment in
p.(None): entities obliged to finance healthcare services from public funds in
p.(None): meaning of the provisions of the Act of 27 August 2004 on healthcare services financed from
p.(None): funds
p.(None): Based on: i.e. Dz. Of Laws of 2020, item 514, 567.
p.(None): 1) This Act implements Parliament's Directive 2005/36 / EC within the scope of its regulation
p.(None): Of the European Council of 7 September 2005 on the recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of
p.(None): September 30, 2005, page 22, as amended d.).
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p.(None): public (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1373, as amended2)) or offices of those operating entities, as part of
p.(None): which performs activities related to the preparation, organization or supervision of
p.(None): providing healthcare services.
p.(None): 4. A doctor, dentist may perform the activities referred to in par. 1 and 2, also through systems
p.(None): ICT or communication systems.
p.(None): Art. 3. 1. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a physician without further specification, it shall be understood as meaning
p.(None): also a dentist.
p.(None): 1a. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to a prescription, it should be understood as a prescription in electronic form or in
p.(None): paper form.
p.(None): 2. Whenever the law refers to a Member State of the European Union, it should also be understood
p.(None): Member State of the European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA) - parties to the European Area Agreement
p.(None): Economic and the Swiss Confederation.
p.(None): 3. Whenever the Act refers to citizens of the Member States of the European Union, this shall also mean:
p.(None): 1) their family members within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 14 July 2006 on entry into the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, stay and exit from this territory of citizens of the Member States of the Union
p.(None): Europejska and their family members (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 293);
p.(None): 2) third-country nationals who hold a long-term resident's Union residence permit
p.(None): European within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 35);
p.(None): 3) foreigners with refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 4) foreigners who come to the territory of the Republic of Poland or stay in this territory in
p.(None): for the purpose of family reunification and are family members of a foreigner residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska in connection with granting him refugee status or subsidiary protection;
p.(None): 2) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 1394, 1590, 1694, 1726,
p.(None): 1818, 1905, 2020 and 2473.
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p.(None): 5) third-country nationals who apply for admission to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish in order to work in a profession requiring high qualifications, within the meaning of the provisions of the Act
p.(None): of December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 6) third-country nationals who have been admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish for purposes other than performing work in accordance with European Union law or national law
p.(None): and have the right to work and have a residence permit issued in accordance with the Regulation
p.(None): Council (EC) No 1030/2002 of 13 June 2002 establishing a uniform format for residence permits for
p.(None): third-country nationals (Official Journal of the EU L 157 of 15.06.2002, p. 1, as amended), and third-country nationals who
p.(None): were admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland for the purpose of performing work in accordance with Union law
p.(None): European or national law;
p.(None): 7) third-country nationals holding a temporary residence permit granted in connection with
p.(None): circumstance referred to in art. 151 section 1, art. 151b paragraph 1, art. 157a paragraph 1 or art. 157g paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): on December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 8) third-country nationals who have a national visa for the purpose of undergoing first-degree studies
p.(None): second degree or uniform master's studies or doctoral school education, with annotation
p.(None): "Student", national visa for the purpose of scientific research or development work, national visa for the internship
p.(None): or a national visa to participate in the European Voluntary Service program;
p.(None): 9) third-country nationals staying on the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with the use
p.(None): on short-term mobility of the researcher under the conditions specified in art. 156b paragraph 1 of the Act of December 12, 2013
p.(None): on foreigners;
p.(None): 10) third-country nationals residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with
p.(None): making use of student mobility under the conditions specified in art. 149b paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): December 12, 2013 about foreigners.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 4/140
p.(None): 4. Whenever the act refers to an electronic specialization training card, called
p.(None): hereinafter "EKS", it means electronic representation of the specialization training card which
p.(None): the pattern is determined by the regulations issued on the basis of 16x paragraph 1 point 10 and par. 2–4 as confirmation
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p.(None): 6) voivods - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in particular in the scope of the training process
p.(None): specialization doctors;
p.(None): 7) the Minister of National Defense - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act and the Act of 11 September
p.(None): 2003 on the military service of professional soldiers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 330, 730 and 1726), in particular in
p.(None): specialization training process for physicians who are soldiers in active military service, as well as
p.(None): serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): national;
p.(None): 8) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in
p.(None): in particular as regards the process of specialist training for doctors on duty or
p.(None): employed in medical entities, created by the minister competent for internal affairs;
p.(None): 9) entities referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1, within the scope of tasks specified in this Act;
p.(None): 10) district medical councils and the Supreme Medical Council - within the scope of tasks specified herein
p.(None): the Act and the Act of December 2, 2009 on Medical Chambers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 965).
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p.(None): Chapter 2
p.(None): The right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 5. 1. The Regional Medical Council shall grant, subject to para. 2-6 and art. 5a-5c, the right to exercise
p.(None): the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of dentist for a person who:
p.(None): 1) is a Polish citizen or a citizen of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): European Union;
p.(None): 2) has:
p.(None): a) a medical diploma issued by a Polish university confirming completion of at least
p.(None): six-year medical studies, including at least 5500 teaching hours
p.(None): theoretical and practical, including two-semester practical teaching in clinical fields for the 6th year of study,
p.(None): or a diploma of a dentist issued by a Polish university confirming the completion of at least five years
p.(None): studies in medicine and dentistry, covering at least two semesters practical teaching on 5.
p.(None): year of study, or
p.(None): b) a medical diploma issued by a Polish university confirming the completion of studies
p.(None): medical service started before October 1, 2012 or a diploma of a dentist issued by a Polish school
p.(None): higher confirming the completion of studies in medicine and dentistry started before day 1
p.(None): October 2012, or
p.(None): c) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a physician or dentist satisfying
p.(None): minimum educational requirements set out in European Union law, issued by
p.(None): a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, included in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and the relevant certificate accompanying it, as set out in the list in question
p.(None): in art. 6b, or
p.(None): (d) a diploma of a doctor or dentist issued by a country other than a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, provided that the diploma was recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate ones
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p.(None): regulations and that it meets the minimum training requirements specified in the provisions of European Union law;
p.(None): 3) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 4) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 5) has an impeccable ethical attitude.
p.(None): 2. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 district medical council grants the right to exercise
p.(None): of the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist if he speaks Polish in speech and in
p.(None): writing to the extent necessary to practice the profession of a physician or dentist as specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 7a point 1.
p.(None): 3. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1, point 2 lit. a, b or d, as well as points 3-5 and par. 2
p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist,
p.(None): if he completed post-graduate internship or received recognition of post-graduate internship completed outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polska for the equivalent of a postgraduate internship in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1, point 2 lit. a, b or d, as well as points 3-5 and par. 2
p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, if she passed the Medical Final Exam or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final in Polish or in the language in which the studies are conducted at Polish medical universities
p.(None): in the field of medicine or medicine
p.(None): -dentical, if she graduated in this language.
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p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the physician, the attendant
p.(None): on starting education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain or the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): (d) 3 October 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, provided that the document entitles to
p.(None): practice the medical profession in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany under the same conditions as the document
p.(None): confirming this type of qualification awarded by the appropriate authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): (e) 1 January 1994 in the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Iceland or
p.(None): The Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): The Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic
p.(None): Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria or Romania,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): in fact and lawfully practiced the profession of medicine for at least three consecutive years over a period of five years
p.(None): immediately prior to the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the physician, the attendant
p.(None): on starting education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
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p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia, da) October 8, 1991 in the former
p.(None): Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Croatia,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1993 in former Czechoslovakia in the case of the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia,
p.(None): The Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Croatia, the Czech Republic or the Republic
p.(None): Slovakian confirming that this document has the same force on the territory of these countries as the documents listed in
p.(None): for these countries in the list referred to in art. 6b, and that she actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): medical profession for at least three consecutive years in the five years immediately preceding the issue
p.(None): certificate or
p.(None): 3) has a document confirming formal qualifications of a doctor issued by other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): a Member State of the European Union, other than documents listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b,
p.(None): and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): her document confirming formal qualifications was obtained as a result of completion
p.(None): education that meets the minimum requirements set out in European Union legislation and is in that country
p.(None): considered to correspond to the documents confirming the qualifications listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b.
p.(None): Art. 5b. 1. A person who meets the conditions specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5 and par. 2, district council
p.(None): medical doctor grants the right to practice the profession of dentist if:
p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): education before:
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p.(None): (a) 28 January 1980 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic
p.(None): France, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany or the United States
p.(None): The Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): d) October 3, 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, provided that the document authorizes
p.(None): to practice the profession of dentist in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany in the same
p.(None): conditions such as a document confirming this type of qualification awarded by the competent authorities of the Republic
p.(None): Federal Germany,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1994 in the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Finland, the Republic of Iceland or the Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia,
p.(None): The Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic of Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): she actually and legally practiced the profession of dentist for at least three consecutive years in
p.(None): the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia,
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p.(None): e) October 8, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia,
p.(None): Of the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia or the Republic of Croatia confirming that this document is intended for
p.(None): their territory with the same power as the documents listed for those countries in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and that she has actually and legally practiced the profession of dentist for at least
p.(None): three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): medical education before:
p.(None): a) January 28, 1980 in the Italian Republic,
p.(None): b) 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain,
p.(None): c) on January 1, 1994 in the Republic of Austria,
p.(None): d) October 1, 2003 in Romania,
p.(None): e) May 1, 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic or former Czechoslovakia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of: the Italian Republic, the Kingdom of Spain and the Republic respectively
p.(None): Austria, Romania, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic confirming that they are actually and lawfully
p.(None): she practiced the profession of a dentist in their territory for at least three consecutive years during the period
p.(None): five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate and that he is entitled to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist under the same conditions as the holders of the documents listed in the list referred to in
p.(None): Art. 6b, or
p.(None): 4) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor issued in the Italian Republic,
p.(None): certifying the commencement of education between 28 January 1980 and 31 December 1984, and
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Italian Republic confirming that:
p.(None): (a) passed an aptitude test before the relevant Italian authorities to establish that it was held by
p.(None): her knowledge and skills correspond to the qualifications confirmed in the documents
p.(None): listed
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p.(None): in relation to the Italian Republic, in the list referred to in Article 6b, excluding persons who have completed at least
p.(None): three years of studies for which the competent authorities of the Italian Republic have confirmed that they are equivalent to
p.(None): education referred to in the provisions of European Union law,
p.(None): b) actually and lawfully practiced the profession of dentist in the territory of the Italian Republic for which
p.(None): at least three consecutive years in the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate,
p.(None): c) is entitled to practice the profession of dentist under the same conditions as
p.(None): holders of documents listed for Italy in the list referred to in Article 6b, or
p.(None): 4a) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor issued in the Kingdom of Spain,
p.(None): certifying the commencement of education between 1 January 1986 and 31 December 1997, and
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Kingdom of Spain confirming that:
p.(None): a) has completed at least three years of studies recognized by the competent authorities of the Kingdom of Spain as equivalent
p.(None): with education referred to in the provisions of European Union law,
p.(None): b) actually and lawfully practiced the profession of dentist in the territory of the Kingdom of Spain
p.(None): for at least three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate,
p.(None): c) is entitled to practice the profession of dentist under the same conditions as
p.(None): holders of documents listed in relation to the Kingdom of Spain in the list referred to in
p.(None): Art. 6b, or
p.(None): 5) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist issued by other than
p.(None): Republic of Poland, a Member State of the European Union other than those listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirming that her document confirming formal qualifications was
p.(None): obtained as a result of completing education meeting the minimum requirements specified in the regulations
p.(None): Of the European Union and is recognized in this country as
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): corresponding to the documents confirming the qualifications listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b.
p.(None): 2. Persons referred to in para. 1 point 3 who have completed at least three years of studies as to which they are competent
p.(None): authorities in a given Member State of the European Union confirmed that they are equivalent to
p.(None): training specified in the provisions of European Union law are exempted from the obligation to provide
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Italian Republic, the Kingdom of Spain, the Republic of Austria,
p.(None): Romania, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic confirming that they actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): the profession of dentist in their territory for at least three consecutive years over a period of five years
p.(None): immediately prior to the issue of the certificate.
p.(None): 3. The requirements specified in para. 1 point 4 lit. a-c also apply to people who started their studies after day 31
p.(None): December 1984, provided that the three-year study period began before December 31, 1994.
p.(None): Article 5c 1. A person who meets the conditions specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5 and par. 2 and:
p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist, as referred to in art.
p.(None): 5a points 1 and 2, art. 5b paragraph 1 points 1-4, but may not submit a certificate issued by the competent authorities
p.(None): authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming the factual and lawful
p.(None): practicing the profession of dentist or dentist in the territory of that Member State for at least three
p.(None): consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist issued by
p.(None): other than the Member State of the European Union and may provide a certificate that
p.(None): has three years of professional experience in the profession of a doctor or dentist obtained in the territory of the state
p.(None): a member state of the European Union which has recognized this confirmation of professional qualifications in accordance with
p.(None): internal regulations of this country and confirmed the acquired professional experience
p.(None): - the regional medical council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist,
p.(None): if the minister competent for health has recognized the qualification of that person for practicing the profession of doctor or physician
p.(None): dentist
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p.(None): as a result of proceedings specified in separate provisions on the principles of recognition of professional qualifications acquired in
p.(None): Member States of the European Union, subject to paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. In the cases referred to in para. 1 permission to choose an adaptation period or aptitude test
p.(None): within the meaning of the provisions on the recognition of professional qualifications acquired in EU Member States
p.(None): European can be turned off.
p.(None): Art. 5d (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 5e. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 5f. A doctor who was referred for an adaptation internship or to take a test
p.(None): skills referred to in art. 5c paragraph 2, the regional medical council shall grant the right to practice the profession on time
p.(None): required to complete this internship or to take this test.
p.(None): Art. 6. 1. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1, doctor or physician
p.(None): the dentist presents the district medical council in which he intends to practice his profession appropriate documents
p.(None): confirming compliance with the requirements:
p.(None): 1) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 and 2 and stating a post-graduate internship or
p.(None): obtaining a decision issued on the basis of art. 15 paragraph 8 or 9 and passing the Medical Final Exam or
p.(None): Medical-Dental Final Exam with a positive result - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 3, 4
p.(None): and 6, or
p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 and 2 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and point
p.(None): 2 lit. c, or
p.(None): 3) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5a item 1 or item 2 or item 3 - in
p.(None): in the case of persons referred to in art. 5a, or
p.(None): 4) specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and points 3-5 and in para. 2 and in art. 5b paragraph 1 point 1 or point 2 or point
p.(None): 3 or point 4 or point 4a or point 5 - in the case of persons referred to in art. 5b, or
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p.(None): 2) referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 - submitting the following statement is considered:
p.(None): "Aware of criminal liability for submitting a false statement, I declare that I have not been
p.(None): punished for intentional crime or intentional tax offense and that no proceedings are pending against me
p.(None): criminal in a case of intentionally committed crime or tax offense, and that they do not occur
p.(None): circumstances that, in accordance with the Code of Medical Ethics and other legal provisions, within the meaning of the requirement
p.(None): specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 5 of the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist,
p.(None): could affect the exercise of the profession of doctor or dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland. "
p.(None): The statement should also include the surname and first name of the doctor, place marking and date of submitting the statement and
p.(None): doctor's signature.
p.(None): 3) (repealed)
p.(None): 2a. Confirmation of compliance with the requirement referred to in art. 5 paragraph 2, is submission with a positive result
p.(None): Polish language exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3. The requirement to pass the Polish language exam does not apply
p.(None): persons who completed medical studies in Polish, as well as persons who have citizenship
p.(None): Polish or citizenship of a Member State of the European Union and present a document confirming the knowledge
p.(None): Polish language, listed in the list referred to in paragraph 2b.
p.(None): 2b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', a list of documents confirming knowledge of the Polish language.
p.(None): 3. In the case of a physician or dentist of a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, the District Council
p.(None): medical, to meet the requirement referred to in Article. 5 paragraph 1 point 5, considers it sufficient
p.(None): presentation of documents issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
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p.(None): European Union other than the Republic of Poland, confirming that the attitude requirements are met
p.(None): ethical physician and that he is not punished and has not been suspended or deprived of his right
p.(None): practicing a profession due to serious professional misconduct or crime. If the competent state authorities
p.(None): of a European Union Member State other than the Republic of Poland do not issue such documents, shall apply
p.(None): the provision of paragraph 2 point 2.
p.(None): 4. Document confirming the fulfillment of the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 is the decision on
p.(None): health condition allowing the practicing of the profession of doctor or dentist within the scope specified in art. 2, issued
p.(None): by a doctor authorized under the provisions of the medical examination of employees in the field of
p.(None): preventive healthcare for employees and decisions issued for the purposes provided for in the Code
p.(None): work.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a citizen of a European Union Member State, it is sufficient to the extent
p.(None): meeting the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 documents referring to
p.(None): physical or mental health required for the medical profession or dental practitioner in the country concerned
p.(None): member states of the European Union. Where such documents are not issued by the country from which
p.(None): the doctor or dentist arrives, the relevant certificate issued by the competent authorities is sufficient
p.(None): this country.
p.(None): 6. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7, doctor or physician
p.(None): the dentist presents the regional medical council in which he intends to do post-graduate internships, documents
p.(None): confirming compliance with the requirements referred to in:
p.(None): 1) art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and point 2 lit. a, b or d as well as points 3-5 and par. 2 or
p.(None): 2) art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1, 3-5 and par. 2, and a document confirming formal qualifications
p.(None): doctor or dentist referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 2 lit. c.
p.(None): 7. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession for a specified period necessary to complete an adaptation period
p.(None): or taking an aptitude test within the meaning of the provisions on the recognition of qualifications
p.(None): professional acquired in the Member States of the European Union - doctor or dentist referred to in art.
p.(None): 5c paragraph 1, presents the regional medical council in the area of ​​which
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p.(None): intends to take an adaptation internship or take an aptitude test, documents confirming compliance with requirements,
p.(None): referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5, par. 2 and in art. 5c paragraph 1 point 1 or 2, and the minister's decision
p.(None): competent for health in the matter of undergoing an adaptation period or taking a test
p.(None): skills.
p.(None): 8. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): ordinances, specimen documents of the right to practice a profession, referred to in para. 10, having regard to
p.(None): in particular, the necessary personal data of the doctor, the number of the right to practice, annotations
p.(None): about entry into the district register of doctors and data on the qualifications of the doctor.
p.(None): 9. The documents referred to in par. 3-5, may be presented within 3 months of the date of issue.
p.(None): 10. On the basis of submitted documents and declarations referred to in para. 1-7, District Medical Council
p.(None): grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist pursuant to art. 5
p.(None): paragraph. 1 or paragraph 7 or art. 5f and issues the document "The right to practice the medical profession" or
p.(None): "The right to practice the profession of dentist".
p.(None): 10a. In the case of granting the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist, o
p.(None): referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7, art. 5f or art. 7 item 2, in the document "The right to practice the medical profession" or
p.(None): "The right to practice the profession of dentist" shall include information on the granting of this right in
p.(None): the purpose of a post-graduate internship for the duration of this internship or for a definite period necessary to complete the internship
p.(None): adaptive or take an aptitude test.
p.(None): 11. The District Medical Council, at the request of a doctor or dentist, issues:
p.(None): 1) certificate stating that the doctor or dentist is qualified in accordance with the requirements
p.(None): arising from the provisions of European Union law and that the diploma, certificate or other supporting document held
p.(None): formal formal qualifications correspond to documents confirming formal qualifications of a physician or
p.(None): dentist arising from European Union law;
p.(None): 2) certificate confirming that the doctor and dentist have specialization
p.(None): equivalent to the specialization listed in the regulations
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p.(None): applicable in the European Union in relation to the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) certificate confirming that the doctor, dentist has the right to practice the profession,
p.(None): which he has not been deprived of or suspended, and that he has not been punished by a medical court,
p.(None): no proceedings are pending against him in respect of professional liability or initiated by
p.(None): District Medical Council that may result in suspension of the right to practice a profession or a restriction on
p.(None): performing specific medical activities;
p.(None): 4) certificate of professional work;
p.(None): 5) other certificates required by competent authorities of other Member States of the Union than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): European in accordance with the provisions of European Union law.
p.(None): 12. The Supreme Medical Council shall issue the certificates referred to in par. 11 if it is not possible to determine the correct one
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 13. For each certificate referred to in para. 11 and 12, a minimum fee of 3% is charged
p.(None): remuneration for work determined on the basis of the provisions of the Act of 10 October 2002 on the minimum
p.(None): remuneration for work (Journal of Laws of 2018, item 2177 and of 2019, item 1564), applicable in the year of issue
p.(None): certificate. The fee shall be paid to the bank account of the council that issued the certificate.
p.(None): Art. 6a. 1. The regional medical council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist or refuses to grant this right immediately after submitting all documents specified by law,
p.(None): no later than within one month of the date of their submission.
p.(None): 1a. If there are formal deficiencies in the documents, the District Medical Council within 14 days of
p.(None): day of receipt of documents, calls for their completion.
p.(None): 2. If the regional medical council has information about an important event that occurred before
p.(None): taking up a business in the Republic of Poland by a citizen of another Member State of the European Union outside
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and which may affect the taking up or pursuit of the medical profession,
p.(None): inform the European Union Member State of this event,
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p.(None): whose citizenship the foreigner owns or comes from and applies for verification of these
p.(None): information and notification about actions that have been taken in relation to this event.
p.(None): 2a. The regional medical council cooperates with the competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union
p.(None): and provides the competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union with information on pending
p.(None): disciplinary or criminal proceedings and other serious circumstances,
p.(None): which may affect the practice of the profession of doctor or dentist, taking into account the provisions on
p.(None): protection of personal data and in the event of a request from these authorities regarding the transmission of this information
p.(None): verifies the factual circumstances and notifies these bodies of the findings made.
p.(None): 2b. The exchange of information referred to in paragraph 2 and 2a, takes place via the Exchange System
p.(None): Information on the IMI Internal Market referred to in Regulation (EU) No. 1024/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of
p.(None): on 25 October 2012 on administrative cooperation through the information exchange system on
p.(None): internal market and repealing Commission Decision 2008/49 / EC ("IMI Regulation") (Official Journal EU L 316 of
p.(None): November 14, 2012, p. 1, as amended d.).
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. In case of justified doubts regarding the authenticity of diplomas or documents issued by
p.(None): competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union, the regional medical council asks the relevant competent authorities
p.(None): authorities of this country for confirmation of the authenticity of formal supporting documents
p.(None): qualifications, including those related to specializations, issued in that country, as well as certification of a doctor
p.(None): intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland obtained full education in accordance with
p.(None): regulations in force in a specific Member State of the European Union.
p.(None): 5. Documents submitted as part of verification shall remain valid for a period of three months from the date of issue.
p.(None): Art. 6b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish "Monitor Polski" list
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p.(None): diplomas, certificates and other documents confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): dentist by citizens of European Union member states.
p.(None): Art. 7. 1. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, a district council
p.(None): medical competent for the intended place of the profession grants the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist for an indefinite period or for a definite period if he meets
p.(None): the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a doctor's or dentist's diploma issued:
p.(None): a) by a Polish university or
p.(None): b) in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, or
p.(None): c) in a country other than a Member State of the European Union, provided that the diploma has been
p.(None): recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate provisions and that it meets the minimum
p.(None): educational requirements set out in European Union legislation;
p.(None): 2) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 3) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 4) has an impeccable ethical attitude;
p.(None): 5) shows knowledge of the Polish language referred to in paragraph. 3;
p.(None): 6) completed post-graduate internship;
p.(None): 7) passed the Medical Final or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final exam; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 8) obtained the right to stay on the territory of the Republic of Poland, in accordance with separate provisions.
p.(None): 1a. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland solely for the purpose of undergoing postgraduate education in a specific form or undergoing education at school
p.(None): doctoral in order to obtain a degree or participate in scientific research and development works,
p.(None): the right to practice the profession for a specified period is granted if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1.
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p.(None): 1b. The right to practice the profession referred to in paragraph 1a, is granted only for the period of education
p.(None): postgraduate in a specific form or duration of study, or conduct of scientific research and development work in
p.(None): indicated place of education, studies or research.
p.(None): 2. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, shall be awarded for the post-graduate internship
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p.(None): doctor, dentist and keeping a register of doctors.
p.(None): Art. 8a. Partial access to the professions of physician and dentist is not granted, both
p.(None): in the professional activities of a doctor or dentist without specialization, as well as a doctor or a physician
p.(None): specialist dentist.
p.(None): Art. 9. 1. A physician with sufficiently high qualifications, not having the right to practice in the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, but having this right in another state, may conduct theoretical and
p.(None): practical teaching of the medical profession or take part in a medical consultation and perform the treatments needed
p.(None): results from this consulium or the curriculum if:
p.(None): 1) was invited by a doctor who has the right to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, each time after obtaining the consent of the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 2) was invited by a physician practicing the profession of a therapeutic entity within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): medical treatment, each time after obtaining the consent of the head of this entity and the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 3) was invited by a clinical hospital or entity referred to in art. 7 item 1 point 1, 2
p.(None): and 4-8 of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science, leader
p.(None): activity in the field of medical sciences or health sciences, which informs the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 2. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the European Union who has the right
p.(None): to practice medicine or physician
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p.(None): dentist in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, maybe temporarily
p.(None): and occasionally practice the profession of a doctor or dentist without having to obtain the right to practice
p.(None): doctor or the right to practice the profession of dentist or without having to obtain an entry in the register
p.(None): individual medical practices or a register of individual specialized practices
p.(None): medical, if he submits to the regional medical chamber competent for the place of intended performance
p.(None): profession:
p.(None): 1) a written statement of the intention to temporarily and occasionally pursue the profession of a doctor, dentist,
p.(None): providing the place and, if possible, the time of its performance on the territory of the Republic of Poland, and
p.(None): 2) a document confirming citizenship, and
p.(None): 3) a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union stating that
p.(None): has the right to practice the medical profession or dentist in that country at the time the declaration is made
p.(None): is not suspended or restricted and that he carries out the medical profession, and
p.(None): 4) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist. 2a. The provision of para. 2 shall not apply
p.(None): to a foreigner holding a permit
p.(None): temporary stay granted in connection with the circumstance referred to in art. 159 paragraph 1 point 1
p.(None): point c or d of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners and a foreigner who in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): granted refugee status or subsidiary protection.
p.(None): 3. The statement referred to in para. 2 point 1, is submitted before starting to practice for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and repeats each year in which the doctor or dentist intends to perform
p.(None): in a temporary and occasional occupation in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, the documents referred to in para. 2 points 2-4 present
p.(None): the competent regional medical council before starting the profession for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and each time a significant change in the information contained therein.
p.(None): 5. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, upon submission of the statement and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2, shall be entered in the register of doctors temporarily and occasionally practicing the profession
p.(None): run by the appropriate regional medical council.
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p.(None): 6. The register referred to in par. 5, is kept in the form of information and IT and
p.(None): contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) entry number in the register;
p.(None): 2) professional title;
p.(None): 3) names and surname;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) date of birth;
p.(None): 6) place of birth;
p.(None): 7) citizenship;
p.(None): 8) number of the identity document;
p.(None): 9) name and designation of the document confirming the right to practice medicine in the country
p.(None): a member of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 10) specializations held;
p.(None): 11) place, period, form and scope of health services provided on a temporary and occasional basis
p.(None): practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland, if their identification is possible;
p.(None): 12) date of issue of the certificate by the regional medical board on the fulfillment of its obligation to submit
p.(None): statements;
p.(None): 13) correspondence address.
p.(None): 7. The District Medical Council shall enter the physician, dentist in the register referred to in par. 6, and appears
p.(None): doctor, dentist certificate
p.(None): about his compliance with the obligation to submit a certificate and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2. Entry in the register and issue of the certificate may not cause delays or
p.(None): difficulties in the temporary and occasional pursuit of the profession.
p.(None): 8. Regional medical council, whenever a physician or dentist temporarily and occasionally
p.(None): performs a profession in the area of ​​its activity, may apply to the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, in which this doctor has the right to practice, to provide information
p.(None): confirming that he is exercising his profession lawfully in that country and that he has not been punished in connection with
p.(None): practicing profession.
p.(None): 9. The provision of art. 6a section 4 shall apply accordingly.
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p.(None): 10. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, makes a statement that the premises, appliances and equipment
p.(None): medical, if it has them, meet the requirements set out in provisions issued based on Art. 50b paragraph 3.
p.(None): 11. To the doctor, dentist referred to in par. 2, the provisions of Art. 54 and
p.(None): 56.
p.(None): 12. The regional medical council can always assess the temporary and occasional nature
p.(None): practicing the profession, taking into account its period, frequency, regularity and continuity.
p.(None): 13. The doctor referred to in par. 2, is released from the obligation to register with the Social Insurance Institution
p.(None): to make settlements related to the temporary and occasional exercise of the medical profession. In this case
p.(None): the physician informs about the temporary and occasional performance of the profession in writing appropriate for the place
p.(None): practice a branch of the Social Insurance Institution or, prior to commencing professional activities
p.(None): or in an emergency after they have been performed.
p.(None): 14. To the doctor referred to in par. 2, the provisions of Art. 31 and 45 of the Act of December 2, 2009 on
p.(None): medical chambers.
p.(None): 15. The doctor referred to in par. 2, providing benefits temporarily and occasionally only as part of
p.(None): international agreements concluded with a Member State of the European Union for cross-border cooperation
p.(None): in the field of emergency medical services, he does not submit to the regional medical council competent for the place
p.(None): the intended pursuit of the profession of documents referred to in paragraph 2. The provisions of para. 3-13 shall not apply.
p.(None): Art. 9a. In cases where the doctor or dentist temporarily and occasionally practices on
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland on the principles referred to in art. 9 item 2 and 3–12, District Medical Council
p.(None): or the Supreme Medical Council may require the physician or dentist to pass on to patients all or
p.(None): some of the following information:
p.(None): 1) if a doctor, dentist is entered in the register of entrepreneurs or a similar register
p.(None): public - an indication of this register, the number under which it appears in the register, or other contained in it
p.(None): register of data allowing identification of a doctor, dentist;
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p.(None): 2) the name and address of the competent authority granting authorization to practice in the Member State
p.(None): office;
p.(None): 3) an indication of the professional association or similar institution in which the doctor, dentist is
p.(None): registered;
p.(None): 4) professional title;
p.(None): 5) if the doctor, dentist conducts business subject to VAT -
p.(None): VAT identification number;
p.(None): 6) details of the insurance policy or other individual measures or
p.(None): collective security in relation to professional liability.
p.(None): Art. 9b. 1. A doctor who permanently provides health services to members of the national team participating in the Games
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p.(None): Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw:
p.(None): 1) a written declaration of intention to temporarily practice the medical profession in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): and
p.(None): 2) a certificate issued by the competent authority of the country in which he practices the medical profession that he has in it
p.(None): the right to practice medicine, which is not suspended or restricted at the time of making the declaration,
p.(None): and
p.(None): 3) a document confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession.
p.(None): 2. The statement and documents referred to in para. 1, the physician submits through the event organizer
p.(None): no later than 60 days before the start of this event.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Chamber in Warsaw after receiving the statement and documents referred to in par. 1
p.(None): issues a doctor a certificate confirming the fulfillment of the obligation to submit a declaration and the documents referred to in par. 1.
p.(None): 4. The issue of the certificate referred to in para. 3, is subject to a fee of not more than
p.(None): 1.5% of the average monthly salary in the enterprise sector without payment of awards from profit for the previous year,
p.(None): published
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p.(None): by the President of the Central Statistical Office in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): "Monitor Polski", by way of announcement, by January 15 each year.
p.(None): 5. The fee is the revenue of the Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw.
p.(None): 6. The provisions of para. 1-5 do not apply to citizens of other European Union Member States providing services
p.(None): cross-border pursuant to Directive 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September 2005 on
p.(None): recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of 30.09.2005, p. 22, as amended).
p.(None): Art. 10. 1. A doctor who intends to take up the profession 5 years after obtaining a medical diploma or
p.(None): A dentist is obliged to undergo training before granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): theoretical, whose mode, program, place and period will be determined by the district medical council, by way of resolution,
p.(None): given the length of time since the diploma was obtained. The costs of this training are borne by the doctor.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): 3. A doctor with the right to practice a profession, who does not practice it for more than 5 years, but intends
p.(None): undertake its performance, it is required to notify the competent regional medical council and to carry it out
p.(None): training.
p.(None): 4. The provisions of para. 1 and 3 shall not apply to a doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State,
p.(None): who has a diploma or other documents confirming formal qualifications listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and so far he has not obtained the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Art. 11. 1. If the regional medical council finds that there is a reasonable suspicion of insufficient
p.(None): vocational training, appoints a commission of physicians with appropriate professional qualifications, which
p.(None): gives an opinion on the professional preparation of this doctor.
p.(None): 2. The District Medical Council on the basis of the opinion of the commission referred to in par. 1 may oblige the physician to serve
p.(None): complementary training. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district meeting
p.(None): medical council while examining his case.
p.(None): 3. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1.
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p.(None): 4. In the event of an unjustified failure to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): evading participation in the training referred to in para. 2 and art. 10 paragraph 3, district council
p.(None): medical doctor adopts a resolution to suspend the doctor's right to practice the profession or to restrict him
p.(None): performing specific medical activities until the end of training.
p.(None): 5. The regional medical council shall determine the mode, place and training program referred to in par. 2 and in
p.(None): Art. 10 paragraph 3. The costs of this training shall be borne by the doctor.
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p.(None): doctor while examining his case.
p.(None): 4. If the doctor refuses to undergo examination by the commission or if the district medical council based on the results
p.(None): the investigation will find that the continued pursuit of the profession or specific medical activities by
p.(None): a doctor is in danger of being treated by him, the district medical council adopts a resolution on
p.(None): suspension of a physician in the right to practice a profession or on limitation in performing certain activities
p.(None): medical pending the termination of the proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A doctor in respect of whom a resolution was adopted to suspend the right to practice a profession or
p.(None): limiting the performance of specific medical activities, may apply to the district medical board for waiver
p.(None): resolutions if
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p.(None): the reasons for suspension or limitation cease to exist, however not earlier than 6 months after the adoption of the resolution
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): of the regulation, the procedure for appointing and operating the committee referred to in para. 1, and the procedure for adjudicating
p.(None): inability to practice the medical profession or being restricted in performing specific activities
p.(None): medical, bearing in mind the need for a doctor to properly practice his profession.
p.(None): Art. 13. Proceedings in matters referred to in art. 11 and 12, is confidential.
p.(None): Art. 14. The doctor loses the right to practice a profession in the event of:
p.(None): 1) loss of Polish citizenship or another Member State of the European Union, if not
p.(None): acquired simultaneously the citizenship of another Member State of the European Union;
p.(None): 2) total or partial incapacitation;
p.(None): 3) elapse of time for which it was granted.
p.(None): Chapter 2a
p.(None): Medical Final Exam and Medical-Dental Final Exam Art. 14a. 1. Medical Final Exam (LEK)
p.(None): and Medical and Dental
p.(None): The Final Exam (LDEK) is organized and conducted by the Medical Examination Center, hereinafter referred to as "CEM". CEM
p.(None): is a state budget unit subordinated to the minister competent for health matters.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK take place twice a year, simultaneously, in accordance with the order regulations of LEK and
p.(None): LDEK referred to in art. 14f paragraph 2, in places and dates fixed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 3. A doctor may join the drug.
p.(None): 4. A dentist may join LDEK.
p.(None): 5. A person intending to join the LEK or LDEK shall submit to the director of CEM, via SMK, an application to the LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): until:
p.(None): 1) 15 July of the calendar year in which the given exam is carried out - in the case of examinations designated in
p.(None): the period from September 1 to September 30;
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p.(None): 2) November 30 of the calendar year preceding the year in which it is carried out
p.(None): exam - in the case of examinations scheduled in the period from February 1 to February 28.
p.(None): 5a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the minister competent for health may
p.(None): change the dates referred to in paragraph 2 and 5. If the circumstances causing the change cease to exist
p.(None): deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, but the total period
p.(None): postponing a given date cannot be longer than 5 months. Information on changing these dates the minister competent
p.(None): for health announces on its website.
p.(None): 6. By the dates referred to in para. 5 or 5a, the provisions of Art. 58-60 of the act of
p.(None): June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 256). In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of a notification within a week before the expiry
p.(None): deadlines referred to in paragraph 5 or 5a, this period is extended by the duration of the failure. The extension is made with
p.(None): office by the system operator.
p.(None): 7. The notification to LEK or LDEK referred to in para. 5, contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname;
p.(None): 2) date of birth;
p.(None): 3) place of birth;
p.(None): 4) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 5) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 6) correspondence address and e-mail address and phone number, if available;
p.(None): 7) number of the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist, if he has one;
p.(None): 8) number and date of issue of the medical diploma or dentist diploma or certificate of graduation from
p.(None): medical or dental studies, if on the day of submitting the application he / she has such a document;
p.(None): 9) the name of the university at which the applicant graduated from medicine or medicine and dentistry, and
p.(None): date of their completion, and in the case of a doctor
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p.(None): or a dentist who completed his studies in medicine or medicine.
p.(None): - an tourist in a country other than a Member State of the European Union
p.(None): - the name of the Polish university which recognized the diploma of completion of these studies;
p.(None): 10) an indication of the regional medical council, which in the case of a doctor or a completed dentist
p.(None): a university in a Member State of the European Union, granted the applicant the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist;
p.(None): 11) an indication of the preferred place for submitting LEK or LDEK from among those indicated by CEM;
p.(None): 12) an indication of the language in which the applicant intends to submit LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): 8. In the event of submitting the application to the LEK or LDEK referred to in para. 5, for the second and subsequent time and for LEK
p.(None): or LDEK submitted in a foreign language referred to in art. 5 paragraph 4, the applicant shall pay a fee
p.(None): examination fee in an amount not exceeding 10% of the average monthly salary in the sector
p.(None): enterprises without payment of awards from profit for the previous year, announced by the President of the Central Office
p.(None): Statistical Report in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', on the way
p.(None): notice, by January 15 each year. The exam fee is collected by the CEM director and is income
p.(None): the state budget. The fee is paid to the bank account indicated by CEM, provided via SMK in the course of
p.(None): submitting the notification referred to in paragraph 5. The fee shall be paid immediately after submitting the application, no
p.(None): later than 5 days from the date of expiry of the deadline for submitting applications referred to in para. 5.
p.(None): 9. In the event of failure to pay the fee referred to in para. 8, or to lodge it in an amount lower than due,
p.(None): the director of CEM calls on the applicant to fill the formal deficiencies by means of SMK or
p.(None): electronic means of communication, using the e-mail address provided by
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p.(None): 4) independent use commissioned by a doctor authorized to practice the profession
p.(None): indefinite period of diagnostic and therapeutic methods whose practical skill has been
p.(None): ascertained by a guardian;
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p.(None): 5) jointly with the doctor possessing the right to practice the profession of indefinite use of methods
p.(None): diagnostic and therapeutic methods that pose an increased risk to the patient and jointly perform procedures with him
p.(None): operational, covered by the postgraduate internship program;
p.(None): 6) keeping a medical history and other medical documentation in cooperation with the caregiver;
p.(None): 7) providing information on the patient's state of health;
p.(None): 8) ordering care operations;
p.(None): 9) in emergencies for urgent administration or for medication to be administered to a patient, and if they are strongly or
p.(None): very strong - after seeking, if possible, the opinion of one doctor;
p.(None): 10) confirmation of death;
p.(None): 11) issuing prescriptions and issuing medical opinions and certificates after agreeing with the guardian of the content contained therein
p.(None): information.
p.(None): 3c. (Deleted)
p.(None): 3d. Doctor, dentist undergo post-graduate internship on the basis of an employment contract concluded on time
p.(None): determined for the purpose of vocational preparation including the implementation of the postgraduate internship program, with
p.(None): subject to paragraph 7a.
p.(None): 3e. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State takes a post-graduate internship
p.(None): on the terms applicable to Polish citizens, if it meets at least one of the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Poland or a long-term resident's residence permit
p.(None): The European Union;
p.(None): 2) has refugee status in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) has a valid Pole's Card.
p.(None): 3f. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State and does not comply
p.(None): the conditions referred to in paragraph 3e, takes a post-graduate internship under a civil law contract for a post-graduate internship,
p.(None): concluded with the unit referred to in art. 5 paragraph 9, in which the agreement defines the scope of mutual relations
p.(None): obligations for the duration of its serving.
p.(None): 3g. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. Organization, financing and ensuring conditions for post-graduate internships for graduates
p.(None): medical and dental care
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p.(None): who are Polish citizens intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): having permanent residence in the voivodship, and in the case of persons who are citizens of another
p.(None): than the Republic of Poland of a Member State of the European Union intending to take a postgraduate internship at
p.(None): area of ​​this province is the task of the province's marshal in the field of government administration. The cost of service
p.(None): this task amounts to PLN 123 for each intern financed by a doctor.
p.(None): 4a. In 2009, the funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4b. In 2010, the funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4c. In 2011, funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4d. In 2012, the funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4e. In 2013, funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4f. In 2014, funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4g. In 2015, funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
p.(None): Marshal of the voivodship, minister competent for health matters from the Labor Fund.
p.(None): 4h. In 2016, funds allocated to finance the post-graduate internship referred to in para. 4, communicate
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p.(None): 6a. The District Medical Council, by resolution, in consultation with the voivodship marshal, directs to undergo an internship
p.(None): postgraduate in your area
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p.(None): actions of doctors, dentists, whom she granted the right to practice and whom she entered on the list of members
p.(None): chambers.
p.(None): 6AA. The post-graduate internship is extended for the duration of this part of the internship program
p.(None): postgraduate study, which was not implemented, in consultation with the appropriate regional medical council. It doesn't last
p.(None): duration of post-graduate internship, if 5 years have elapsed from the date of obtaining the right to practice the profession.
p.(None): 6b. The voivode oversees the completion of post-graduate internships for doctors, dentists and in the field of
p.(None): compliance by the internship entities with the requirements and conditions referred to in paragraph 5 point 6.
p.(None): 6c. The voivode as part of the supervision referred to in para. 6b, is entitled to:
p.(None): 1) visitation of an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6;
p.(None): 2) request documentation regarding the implementation of the internship program and financing;
p.(None): 3) demand explanations regarding the implementation of the internship program by a doctor;
p.(None): 4) issuing post-control recommendations;
p.(None): 5) providing information on the inspection carried out to the voivodship marshal and the regional chamber
p.(None): medical;
p.(None): 6) requesting the voivodship marshal to delete an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6.
p.(None): 6d. The provisions of para. 1-3d and 4-6c shall apply mutatis mutandis to persons who are nationals of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union.
p.(None): 7. The Minister of National Defense, after consulting the Military Medical Council, shall establish the list
p.(None): subordinate health care entities authorized to conduct postgraduate internships for doctors and physicians
p.(None): dentists appointed to the professional military service and provides the funds necessary for these internships.
p.(None): 7a. The doctor, dentist referred to in paragraph 7, takes a postgraduate internship as an intern or
p.(None): trainee dentist, to whom he is appointed by the competent military authority in agreement with
p.(None): Military Medical Council.
p.(None): 7b. An intern doctor who has not completed or did not complete the post-graduate internship within 5 years from the date
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the profession, may again undergo a post-graduate internship under a training contract
p.(None): concluded with the entity
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p.(None): conducting postgraduate internship. The competent district medical council again grants the doctor the right
p.(None): practicing the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7.
p.(None): 8. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize post-graduate internship
p.(None): abroad as equivalent to a postgraduate internship completed in the country, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 8a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the trainee physician may be referred
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1239 and 1495 and of 2020, items 284, 322 and
p.(None): 374) to the entity in which the internship takes place or to another entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract referred to in paragraph 3d if he doesn't stay
p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
p.(None): 8c. At the request of the trainee doctor, the minister competent for health may decide, by decision, the period in
p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 10. (repealed)
p.(None): 11. Marshal of the voivodship, Minister of National Defense and voivode, in order to perform tasks related to
p.(None): implementation of doctors' post-graduate internship
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p.(None): and dentists, in accordance with their property, process the data of doctors and dentists including:
p.(None): 1) rank of soldier in active duty;
p.(None): 2) name and surname;
p.(None): 3) PESEL number, and in the absence thereof - the type and number of the document confirming identity;
p.(None): 4) date of birth;
p.(None): 5) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 6) professional license number;
p.(None): 7) specializations held;
p.(None): 8) reasons and periods of absence from work;
p.(None): 9) expected and actual date of delivery;
p.(None): 10) information about the disability certificate;
p.(None): 11) information on the procedure for terminating the employment contract.
p.(None): 12. The data referred to in par. 11 points 8-11, may not be processed for a purpose other than financing
p.(None): post-graduate internship, extension of post-graduate internship and supervision of post-graduate internship, and access to
p.(None): only persons with a written authorization to process these data issued by the marshal may have them
p.(None): voivodship, Minister of National Defense or voivode. Persons who have a written authorization are obliged to
p.(None): keep this data confidential.
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p.(None): 8. The composition of the team referred to in para. 7, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 9. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize the achievements to date
p.(None): professional and scientific doctor as equivalent to the implementation of a specialization program in a new field
p.(None): medicine, not covered by the current specialization training system, and decide about
p.(None): admission of a doctor to PES. The provisions of para. 7 and 8 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 9a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 7 and 9, are transmitted via SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 10. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, a list of the specializations referred to
p.(None): in paragraph 2 point 2, as well as the manner and procedure for recognizing a doctor's professional and scientific achievements, guided by
p.(None): equivalence of the professional and scientific achievements of a doctor with a given specialization program.
p.(None): Art. 16a. 1. Document confirming formal qualifications in the field of medical specialization or
p.(None): medical or dental doctor or dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
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p.(None): European, meeting the minimum educational requirements set out in European Union regulations, listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3, is equivalent to a document confirming the title of specialist.
p.(None): 2. Confirmed qualifications are also considered equivalent to the title of specialist in medicine:
p.(None): 1) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain or the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): d) 3 April 1992 in the former German Democratic Republic, which authorizes to practice the profession
p.(None): specialist doctor in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany on the same terms as the document
p.(None): confirming the qualifications awarded by the competent authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany and included in the list,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 3
p.(None): (e) 1 January 1994 in the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Iceland or
p.(None): The Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): The Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic
p.(None): Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria or Romania,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirmation that the doctor actually and lawfully practiced the profession as a specialist in the given
p.(None): field through
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p.(None): at least three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia, da) October 8, 1991 in the former
p.(None): Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Croatia,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1993 in former Czechoslovakia in the case of the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Republic of Estonia and the Republic of Latvia, respectively,
p.(None): The Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Croatia, the Czech Republic or the Republic
p.(None): Słowacka confirming that this document has the same force on the territory of these countries as the documents listed in
p.(None): for these countries in the list referred to in para. 3, and that the doctor actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): profession as a specialist in a given field for at least three consecutive years in a five-year period directly
p.(None): preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given specialty
p.(None): medical and dental care, confirming the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) January 28, 1980 in the Kingdom of Denmark, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland and the Republic
p.(None): Federal Germany or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 28, 1980 in the French Republic in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): c) on January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): d) October 3, 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, which authorizes to practice the profession
p.(None): specialist dentist
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p.(None): the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany on the same terms as the document confirming the qualifications
p.(None): granted by the competent authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany and included in the list referred to in para. 3
p.(None): e) 1 January 1994 in the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Finland or the Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): g) on ​​January 1, 2003 in the Hellenic Republic in the field of dental surgery,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or
p.(None): The Republic of Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Estonia or the Republic of Latvia in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): j) on 27 January 2005 in the Kingdom of Belgium in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): k) May 21, 2005 in the Italian Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirmation that the dentist was actually and lawfully practicing the profession as
p.(None): a specialist in the field for at least three consecutive years in the five immediately preceding years
p.(None): issuing a certificate, or
p.(None): 4) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given specialty
p.(None): medical and dental care, confirming the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Republic of Estonia and the Republic, respectively
p.(None): Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): confirming that
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p.(None): this document has the same force in the territory of these States as the documents listed in relation to these
p.(None): countries on the list referred to in para. 3, and that the dentist actually and lawfully practiced the profession of
p.(None): specialist in the field for at least three consecutive years in a five-year period directly
p.(None): preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 5) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): providing specialist training prior to 1 January 1995 in the Kingdom of Spain, and
p.(None): a certificate, issued by the competent Spanish authorities, that he passed the specialization exam,
p.(None): carried out to confirm that the physician's qualifications correspond to those within the given scope
p.(None): specialties referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 5a) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education after December 31, 1983 and before January 1, 1991 in the Republic
p.(None): Italian, if the document is accompanied by a certificate issued by the competent Italian authority stating that
p.(None): the physician concerned was actually and lawfully performing the activities of a physician in the specialization in Italy by
p.(None): at least seven consecutive years in the ten years preceding the issue of this certificate, a
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to those attested by the documents listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 6) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty or
p.(None): medical and dental practice issued by a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): other than documents listed in the list referred to in para. 3, or within a specialization other than
p.(None): mentioned in the list referred to in art. 20a paragraph 2, and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of another
p.(None): than the Commonwealth of Poland of a Member State of the European Union stating that the document confirming
p.(None): formal qualifications for a given medical or dental specialist have been issued after completion
p.(None): appropriate education that meets the minimum requirements set out in European Union legislation, and
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to qualifications
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p.(None): certified documents listed in the list referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of documents confirming formal qualifications in
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor and dentist who is a citizen of a state
p.(None): of the European Union.
p.(None): Art. 16b. 1. In the case of:
p.(None): 1) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor, dentist other than listed in the list referred to in art. 16a paragraph
p.(None): 3, solely for the purpose of recognizing this specialization, or
p.(None): 2) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor, dentist listed in the list referred to in art. 16a paragraph 3
p.(None): which cannot provide a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State
p.(None): Of the European Union confirming the actual and lawful pursuit of the profession as a specialist
p.(None): in the field concerned on the territory of that Member State for at least three consecutive years in
p.(None): the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a physician, dentist issued by a state other than a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European and who can provide a certificate that he has three years of professional experience
p.(None): as a specialist in a given field, obtained on the territory of a Member State of the European Union that has recognized it
p.(None): confirmation of professional qualifications in accordance with the internal regulations of that country, and
p.(None): confirmed the acquired professional experience
p.(None): - the minister competent for health matters applies the rules on the recognition of professional qualifications
p.(None): acquired in the Member States of the European Union, specified in separate provisions, subject to paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. In the cases referred to in para. 1 permission to choose an adaptation period or aptitude test
p.(None): within the meaning of the provisions on recognition principles
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p.(None): professional qualifications acquired in the Member States of the European Union may be excluded.
p.(None): Art. 16c. 1. The physician submits, using SMK, an application for specialist training in a selected field
p.(None): medicine according to:
p.(None): 1) the voivode competent for the area of ​​the voivodship in which he intends to undergo training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) the Minister of National Defense - in the case of physicians who are soldiers in active military service, and
p.(None): also serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by
p.(None): Minister of National Defense;
p.(None): 3) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the case of doctors on duty or employed in
p.(None): medical entities created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 1a. The application referred to in para. 1 shall be submitted within the period from February 1 to February 28 - for the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying tests carried out from March 1 to March 31, or from September 1 to September 30 -
p.(None): for the qualification procedure carried out from October 1 to October 31. In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of the application within a week before the expiry
p.(None): appropriate deadlines, these deadlines are extended by the duration of the failure from its removal. Extension of the deadline
p.(None): ex officio by the system operator.
p.(None): 1b. By the dates referred to in paragraph 1a, the provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): Code of Administrative Procedure.
p.(None): 1c. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status being announced, the minister competent for health
p.(None): may change the dates referred to in paragraph 1a. In the absence of circumstances being
p.(None): the reason for changing the deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, however
p.(None): the total period of postponing a given date may not be longer than 5 months. For these terms shall not apply
p.(None): provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information about the change
p.(None): these terms are announced by the minister competent for health on his website.
p.(None): 2. The application referred to in para. 1, includes:
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p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
p.(None): 2) surname at birth;
p.(None): 3) place and date of birth;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 6) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 7) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 8) features of the document on the basis of which a foreigner who is not a citizen of the European Union resides in the territory
p.(None): Polish Republic;
p.(None): 9) professional license number;
p.(None): 10) serial number, date and entity issuing the right to practice a profession;
p.(None): 11) specialist titles and year of obtaining them, as well as the mode of undergoing specialist training;
p.(None): 12) specialist training held so far not completed by obtaining the title of specialist and their mode
p.(None): event;
p.(None): 13) LEK or LDEK result; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 14) academic degree or academic title;
p.(None): 15) number of publications and their list;
p.(None): 16) period of employment in an accredited body, in accordance with the direction of the application
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 17) the proposed course of specialist training.
p.(None): 3. The voivode electronically confirms the recording of the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 1 of the data.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of National Defense electronically confirms the recording of the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 2,
p.(None): data.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for internal affairs or the organizational unit designated by him confirms
p.(None): electronically saving the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 3 of the data.
p.(None): 6. (repealed)
p.(None): 7. In order to qualify a physician for specialist training, it is carried out with the help of SMK and
p.(None): using the data provided
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p.(None): in SMK, the qualification procedure, which includes formal assessment of the application
p.(None): to start specialization training and competition proceedings.
p.(None): 8. Qualification proceedings are carried out twice a year by the voivode and the Minister of National Defense, respectively
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p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council and CMKP.
p.(None): 6. The team referred to in para. 5, include:
p.(None): 1) a national consultant in a given medical field or his representative or representatives, or
p.(None): national consultants in related fields or their representatives;
p.(None): 2) national consultant or consultants in the fields of medicine related to the implementation of state tasks
p.(None): related only to the country's defense over time
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p.(None): war and peace or their representatives - in the areas to which it applies;
p.(None): 3) a representative or representatives of scientific societies competent in a given field of medicine, and in the case of
p.(None): absence - in a related field;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council;
p.(None): 5) CMKP representative.
p.(None): 7. The chairman of the expert team shall be appointed by the CMKP director as the national consultant in the given
p.(None): the field of medicine for which a specialization program is to be developed and, if not appointed, in the field
p.(None): related.
p.(None): 8. CMKP publishes specialization programs approved by the minister competent for health matters on its own
p.(None): website and using SMK.
p.(None): Art. 16g. 1. The minister competent for health matters shall determine, by regulation:
p.(None): 1) list of basic modules appropriate for a given specialization training and list
p.(None): specializations with a common core module,
p.(None): 2) a list of uniform modules appropriate for a given specialization training
p.(None): - having regard to the links between the fields of medicine within modules and within the specialization, fields of medicine and
p.(None): minimum training periods in these fields, as defined in European Union legislation, as well as
p.(None): current state of medical knowledge;
p.(None): 3) templates of applications for the start of specialization training for Polish citizens and foreigners,
p.(None): 4) regulations of the qualification procedure
p.(None): - taking into account the need to ensure the objectivity and transparency of the selection procedure.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Military Medical Council, will determine, by regulation, supplementary programs for a specific specialization,
p.(None): containing the scope of theoretical knowledge required and the practical skills required, their forms and methods
p.(None): acquisition, duration and manner of undergoing complementary training, and forms and methods of assessment
p.(None): knowledge and skills acquired by the doctor, as well as the way of completing the supplementary training, bearing in mind
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p.(None): the need for the physician to acquire additional knowledge for the provision of health services in a specified manner
p.(None): medicine, in the scope and conditions resulting from the specifics of military service and defense needs
p.(None): country.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the National Council of Laboratory Diagnosticians, shall determine, in
p.(None): by way of an ordinance, a list of specializations entitling a doctor to carry out activities independently
p.(None): laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory, taking into account the appropriate range of knowledge and skills
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p.(None): administrator, co-finance costs related to specialization training.
p.(None): 1a. In 2012, specialist training is co-financed by the minister competent for health
p.(None): Labor Fund.
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p.(None): 1b. In 2013, specialization training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1c. In 2014, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1d. In 2015, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1e. In 2016, specialist training is co-financed by the minister competent for health
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1f. In 2017, specialist training is co-financed by the minister competent for health
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1g. In 2018, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 1h. In 2019, specialized training is co-financed by the minister competent for health matters from
p.(None): Guaranteed Employee Benefits Fund resources.
p.(None): 1i. In 2020, specialization training is co-financed by the minister competent for health with funds
p.(None): Labor Fund.
p.(None): 2. Financial resources for co-financing the costs related to specialization training shall be transferred to
p.(None): based on the contract concluded between the minister competent for health matters and the entity conducting the specialized training.
p.(None): 3. Where the measures referred to in para. 2 constitute for the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialist, being an entrepreneur, public aid within the meaning of art. 107 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the Union
p.(None): European, it will be provided as de minimis aid in accordance with the conditions set out
p.(None): in Commission Regulation (EC) No 1998/2006 of 15 December 2006 on the application of Art. 87 and 88
p.(None): Of the Treaty to de minimis aid (Official Journal EU L 379 of 28.12.2006, p. 5).
p.(None): 4. The Minister of National Defense may, within the limits of the state budget, which he disposes of,
p.(None): co-finance the costs associated with the specialization training of physicians who are soldiers in active
p.(None): military service or those serving in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister
p.(None): National Defense.
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p.(None): Article 16l 1. The period of specialization training is extended by the doctor's absence from work:
p.(None): 1) in the cases provided for in art. 2 of the Act of June 25, 1999 on cash benefits from
p.(None): social security in the event of sickness and maternity (Journal of Laws of 2019, items 645 and 1590);
p.(None): 2) due to unpaid leave granted by the employer for a period not longer than 3 months during the period
p.(None): specialization training;
p.(None): 3) in cases specified in art. 92, 176-179, 1823, 185, 187 and 188 of the Labor Code;
p.(None): 4) due to unpaid leave, not exceeding 2 years, granted by the employer for the purpose of serving
p.(None): foreign internship in accordance with the program of specialization training, after obtaining permission
p.(None): head of specialization;
p.(None): 5) due to a break of not more than 14 days resulting from the procedures used to change the mode or place
p.(None): undergoing specialist training;
p.(None): 6) due to a break of not more than 12 months resulting from the implementation of the specialization held in
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p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
p.(None): 1) the implementation of this course requires the extension of specialization training for a period longer than 3 months and
p.(None): 2) completed all other courses covered by the specialization program.
p.(None): 19. The provisions of para. 15-18 shall apply accordingly to a physician who is a soldier in active military service.
p.(None): Art. 16 Shortening the period of specialist training that meets the minimum requirements
p.(None): education specified in European Union legislation may not cover more than 1/2 of the minimum time
p.(None): the duration of a given specialization program as defined in European Union legislation.
p.(None): Article 16n 1. A doctor who has the title of specialist obtained outside the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): not subject to recognition as equivalent on the basis of the provisions referred to in art. 16a and 16b, minister
p.(None): competent for health shall recognize the title of specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland, if the following conditions have been jointly met:
p.(None): 1) the doctor has the right to practice the profession of the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 2) the duration of specialization training completed abroad corresponds to the duration
p.(None): specialization training specified in the specialization program in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) a specialization program in the field of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required,
p.(None): the method of confirming the acquired knowledge and skills corresponds in significant elements to the specified program
p.(None): specialization in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 4) the manner and procedure for passing the exam or other form of confirmation of acquired knowledge and skills are appropriate
p.(None): submission by a PES doctor in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The doctor referred to in par. 1, applies for recognition of the title of specialist to the minister competent for
p.(None): health matters, through the director of the CMKP.
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p.(None): 3. The application shall be accompanied by the original or a certified copy of the original:
p.(None): 1) the right to practice a profession;
p.(None): 2) a document confirming the right to practice medicine in the country in which the doctor obtained
p.(None): specialist title;
p.(None): 3) a document confirming the title of specialist;
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p.(None): 11. In the event of failure to implement post-audit recommendations within a specified period, the CMKP director shall take
p.(None): decision to remove a unit from the list containing the list of units authorized to specialize education.
p.(None): 12. Persons performing control activities are entitled to:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for carrying out control activities in an amount not exceeding PLN 300;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of June 26, 1974 - Code
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): work due to employees on business trips within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the days of performing control activities without retaining the right to
p.(None): remuneration.
p.(None): 13. The amount referred to in para. 12 point 1, is subject to indexation with regard to
p.(None): average annual wage growth rate in the state budgetary sphere adopted in the Budget Act.
p.(None): Art. 19j. The monitoring of the specialization training system consists in particular in recording
p.(None): data specified in art. 16p paragraph 2 and information on the number of units authorized to
p.(None): conducting specialized training and the number of training places, as well as correctness testing
p.(None): the functioning of individual specialization procedures on the basis of those collected this way
p.(None): information.
p.(None): Art. 20. The doctor has the right to use the academic title and degree as well as the specialist title as added
p.(None): defined by separate provisions.
p.(None): Art. 20a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State and has it
p.(None): documents referred to in art. 16a, has the right to use specific specialist titles in the given
p.(None): medicine obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of medical specialties obtained in the countries
p.(None): member states of the European Union, which correspond to specialties obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Article 20b 1. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a European Union Member State
p.(None): has the right, subject to paragraph 2, use the original on the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): a title of education obtained in a country other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): member states of the European Union or its abbreviation.
p.(None): 2. The regional medical council may require that a title indicating the education of a physician or dentist be used
p.(None): along with an indication of the name and seat of the institution which awarded the title.
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p.(None): 3. If the title specifying the training of a doctor, a dentist who is a national of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union is the same as the title for which use is required in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): additional training that this doctor does not have, the District Medical Council may determine the wording of this
p.(None): title that the doctor may use on the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Chapter 4
p.(None): Medical experiment
p.(None): Art. 21. 1. A medical experiment conducted on humans may be a therapeutic or research experiment.
p.(None): 2. The therapeutic experiment is the introduction by the doctor of new or only partially tried
p.(None): diagnostic, therapeutic or prophylactic methods to achieve direct benefit
p.(None): for the health of the treated person. It can be carried out if the medical methods used so far
p.(None): they are not effective or if their effectiveness is not sufficient.
p.(None): 3. The research experiment is primarily aimed at expanding medical knowledge. It can be him
p.(None): carried out on both sick and healthy people. Conducting a research experiment
p.(None): acceptable when participation in it is not associated with risk or the risk is small and not
p.(None): it is disproportionate to the possible positive results of such an experiment.
p.(None): Art. 22. A medical experiment may be conducted if the expected therapeutic or cognitive benefit is significant
p.(None): significance, and the expected achievement of this benefit, and the purposefulness and manner of conducting the experiment
p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
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p.(None): training to acquire skills in narrower fields of medicine or specific provision
p.(None): health benefit.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, is obliged to inform the authority
p.(None): keeping a register on the employment of a physician, dentist.
p.(None): 4. The provisions of para. 1-3 shall not apply to individual medical and individual practice
p.(None): specialist medical practice carried out only at the place of call or only at the factory
p.(None): therapeutic entity.
p.(None): Art. 54. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 55. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 56 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 57. 1. From resolutions of the regional medical councils or the Military Medical Council on matters referred to
p.(None): referred to in art. 5, 6, 7 paragraph 1-5, art. 8 clause 1
p.(None): Art. 9 item 1 points 1 and 2, art. 11 paragraph 1, 2 and 4, art. 12 paragraph 1 and 3-5 and art. 14, a doctor may appeal
p.(None): to the Supreme Medical Council. These resolutions are signed by the president or vice president and secretary of the regional medical council.
p.(None): 1a. Resolutions of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1 shall be signed by the president or vice president and secretary
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. To resolutions of the self-government of doctors in matters referred to in para. 1, the provisions of the Code of Conduct shall apply
p.(None): administrative matters relating to administrative decisions.
p.(None): 3. On the resolution of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1, a complaint may be submitted to the court to the person concerned
p.(None): Administration.
p.(None): Art. 57a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State intending to perform
p.(None): medical or practicing profession
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p.(None): doctor permanently or temporarily in the territory of the Republic of Poland, necessary information in the field
p.(None): general principles of practicing the medical profession, including protection regulations
p.(None): health is provided by an entity authorized by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health matters shall, by regulation, specify the list of entities referred to in para. 1
p.(None): having regard to the detailed scope of information necessary to practice the medical profession in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish.
p.(None): Chapter 6
p.(None): Penal provisions
p.(None): Art. 58. 1. Whoever without authorization provides health services consisting in the diagnosis of diseases and their treatment,
p.(None): subject to a fine.
p.(None): 2. If the perpetrator of the act specified in para. 1 acts to achieve financial gain or is misleading as to
p.(None): having such permission,
p.(None): subject to a fine, restriction of liberty or imprisonment for a year.
p.(None): 3. Proceedings in matters referred to in para. 1, is pending according to the provisions of the Code of Conduct in
p.(None): misdemeanor cases.
p.(None): Chapter 7
p.(None): Amendments to binding provisions, transitional and final provisions Articles 59–62. (Omitted)
p.(None): Art. 63. 1. Certificates of the right to practice medicine and certificates of law
p.(None): practicing the profession of dentist, issued on the basis of existing regulations, expire on 31
p.(None): December 2002
p.(None): 2. A doctor who has obtained the right to practice the medical profession or the right under current regulations
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p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
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p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
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p.(None): Art. 22. A medical experiment may be conducted if the expected therapeutic or cognitive benefit is significant
p.(None): significance, and the expected achievement of this benefit, and the purposefulness and manner of conducting the experiment
p.(None): reasonable in the light of current knowledge and in line with the principles of medical ethics.
p.(None): Art. 23. A medical experiment is managed by a physician with sufficiently high qualifications.
p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
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p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
p.(None): participate. If written consent cannot be expressed, oral consent shall be considered equivalent
p.(None): made in the presence of two witnesses. Such consent should be recorded in the medical records.
p.(None): 2. The participation of a minor in a medical experiment is only permitted with the written consent of his representative
p.(None): statutory. If the minor is at least 16 years old or under 16 years of age and is able to terminate with discernment
p.(None): opinion on your participation in the experiment, you must also agree in writing.
p.(None): 3. The participation of a minor in a research experiment is admissible if the expected benefits have
p.(None): direct relevance to the health of the minor, and the risk is small and not disproportionate to
p.(None): possible positive results. A research experiment involving a minor is not allowed when it exists
p.(None): the possibility of conducting such an experiment with comparable effectiveness with the participation of a full person
p.(None): legal capacity.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, he consents to his participation in a therapeutic experiment
p.(None): legal representative of that person. If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the matter
p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
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p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
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p.(None): health condition and prognosis if, according to the physician's assessment, the patient's well-being speaks for it. In these
p.(None): cases, the physician informs the patient's legal representative or a person authorized by the patient.
p.(None): However, at the patient's request, the physician is obliged to provide him with the requested information.
p.(None): 5. The doctor's obligation referred to in para. 1 also applies to patients who are at least 16 years old.
p.(None): 6. If the patient is under 16 years of age or is unconscious or unable to understand the meaning
p.(None): information, the doctor provides information to a loved one within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Ombudsman for Patients' Rights (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1127, 1128, 1590, 1655 and 1696).
p.(None): 7. The patient who is under 16 years of age, the doctor provides information in the scope and form needed for
p.(None): the correct course of the diagnostic or therapeutic process and listens to his sentence.
p.(None): 8. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to an actual guardian, it should be understood as an actual guardian in
p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
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p.(None): 5. If the patient is over 16 years old, his consent is also required.
p.(None): 6. However, if a minor who is at least 16 years old, incapacitated person or mentally ill patient
p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
p.(None): 9. The activities referred to in par. 1, the provisions of art. 34 section 7.
p.(None): 10. The guardianship court competent for granting consent to perform medical activities is
p.(None): the court in which district these activities are to be carried out.
p.(None): Art. 33. 1. Examination or providing a patient with another health service without his consent is admissible if
p.(None): it requires immediate medical attention, and due to health or age can not agree and does not have
p.(None): the possibility of communicating with his legal representative or actual guardian.
p.(None): 2. The decision to undertake medical activities in the circumstances referred to in para. 1, the physician should
p.(None): consult with another physician if possible.
p.(None): 3. The circumstances referred to in par. 1 and 2, the physician records in the patient's medical records.
p.(None): Art. 34. 1. A physician may perform surgery or apply a treatment or diagnostic method
p.(None): increased risk to the patient after obtaining his written consent.
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p.(None): 2. Before the patient's consent in the situation referred to in para. 1, the doctor is required to give him
p.(None): information in accordance with art. 31.
p.(None): 3. The doctor may perform the procedure or apply the method referred to in par. 1, towards a minor patient,
p.(None): incapacitated or unable to knowingly consent in writing after obtaining his consent
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient has no representative or when it is impossible to communicate with him - after
p.(None): obtaining a guardianship permit.
p.(None): 4. If the patient is over 16 years old, his written consent is also required.
p.(None): 5. In the situation referred to in para. 1, the provisions of art. 32 section 6.
p.(None): 6. If the legal representative of a minor, incapacitated patient or
p.(None): unable to give informed consent does not agree to the doctor's performance of activities
p.(None): listed in paragraph 1, and necessary to remove the danger of the patient losing his life or
p.(None): serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, the physician may perform such activities after obtaining permission
p.(None): guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. The doctor may perform the activities referred to in par. 1, without the consent of the patient's legal representative, or
p.(None): consent of the competent guardianship court, if the delay is caused by the procedure for obtaining consent
p.(None): would threaten the patient with the danger of losing his life, severe bodily injury or severe upset
p.(None): health. In this case, the doctor is obliged, if possible, to consult a second doctor, in
p.(None): if possible, the same specialty. The doctor immediately notifies about performed activities
p.(None): statutory representative, actual guardian or guardianship court.
p.(None): 8. About the circumstances referred to in par. 3-7, the physician informs the patient and his legal representative or
p.(None): actual guardian or guardianship court, and also makes an appropriate annotation together with the justification in
p.(None): medical records.
p.(None): Art. 35. 1. If during surgery or the use of a therapeutic method or
p.(None): diagnostic, there will be circumstances which, if not taken into consideration, could endanger the patient
p.(None): loss of life, serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, and there is no way
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p.(None): 2) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 1394, 1590, 1694, 1726,
p.(None): 1818, 1905, 2020 and 2473.
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p.(None): 5) third-country nationals who apply for admission to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish in order to work in a profession requiring high qualifications, within the meaning of the provisions of the Act
p.(None): of December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 6) third-country nationals who have been admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish for purposes other than performing work in accordance with European Union law or national law
p.(None): and have the right to work and have a residence permit issued in accordance with the Regulation
p.(None): Council (EC) No 1030/2002 of 13 June 2002 establishing a uniform format for residence permits for
p.(None): third-country nationals (Official Journal of the EU L 157 of 15.06.2002, p. 1, as amended), and third-country nationals who
p.(None): were admitted to the territory of the Republic of Poland for the purpose of performing work in accordance with Union law
p.(None): European or national law;
p.(None): 7) third-country nationals holding a temporary residence permit granted in connection with
p.(None): circumstance referred to in art. 151 section 1, art. 151b paragraph 1, art. 157a paragraph 1 or art. 157g paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): on December 12, 2013 on foreigners;
p.(None): 8) third-country nationals who have a national visa for the purpose of undergoing first-degree studies
p.(None): second degree or uniform master's studies or doctoral school education, with annotation
p.(None): "Student", national visa for the purpose of scientific research or development work, national visa for the internship
p.(None): or a national visa to participate in the European Voluntary Service program;
p.(None): 9) third-country nationals staying on the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with the use
p.(None): on short-term mobility of the researcher under the conditions specified in art. 156b paragraph 1 of the Act of December 12, 2013
p.(None): on foreigners;
p.(None): 10) third-country nationals residing in the territory of the Republic of Poland in connection with
p.(None): making use of student mobility under the conditions specified in art. 149b paragraph 1 of the Act of
p.(None): December 12, 2013 about foreigners.
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p.(None): 4. Whenever the act refers to an electronic specialization training card, called
p.(None): hereinafter "EKS", it means electronic representation of the specialization training card which
p.(None): the pattern is determined by the regulations issued on the basis of 16x paragraph 1 point 10 and par. 2–4 as confirmation
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program and its completion.
p.(None): 5. Account in the Monitoring System of the Training of Medical Workers referred to in art. 30 paragraph 1 of the Act
p.(None): of April 28, 2011 on the information system in healthcare (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 408, 730, 1590 and
p.(None): 1905), hereinafter referred to as "SMK", assumes in order to perform activities in this system:
p.(None): 1) doctor or dentist;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization.
p.(None): 6. A condition for making by the persons referred to in para. 5 steps using SMK is authentication
p.(None): the person who created the account, and verification of the person's permissions.
p.(None): 7. The authentication referred to in para. 6, is made on the basis of an application for authorization,
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) signing with a qualified electronic signature, trusted signature or personal signature or
p.(None): 2) confirmation by the appropriate regional medical chamber or the Supreme Medical Chamber of the identity of the person who
p.(None): she created the account.
p.(None): 8. Verification of the rights referred to in para. 6, shall perform in relation to:
p.(None): 1) the physician or dentist referred to in para. 5 point 1, the competent regional chamber
p.(None): medical, and if it is not possible to determine the appropriate regional medical chamber - the Supreme Medical Chamber;
p.(None): 2) specialization manager - a competent unit authorized to conduct specialization training.
p.(None): Art. 4. The doctor is obliged to practice the profession in accordance with the current medical knowledge available
p.(None): methods and means of preventing, diagnosing and treating diseases in accordance with the principles of professional ethics
p.(None): and with due diligence.
p.(None): Art. 4a. Data published in SMK, pursuant to this Act, may be made available:
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p.(None): 1) physician - in the scope of tracking the course of own education;
p.(None): 2) universities - within the scope of the tasks specified in this Act and monitoring the professional careers of graduates, about
p.(None): referred to in the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 85);
p.(None): 3) national consultants and voivodship consultants - to the extent that they participate in education
p.(None): doctors, in particular as regards the tasks specified in this Act and the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on consultants in health care (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 886);
p.(None): 4) Medical Examinations Center - within the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in particular
p.(None): organizing and conducting state examinations and other examinations in the field of doctor training;
p.(None): 5) Medical Center of Postgraduate Education - within the scope of tasks specified in this Act,
p.(None): in particular, accreditation of organizational units, coordination of the organization of courses
p.(None): training and control and monitoring of the implementation of specialized training;
p.(None): 6) voivods - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in particular in the scope of the training process
p.(None): specialization doctors;
p.(None): 7) the Minister of National Defense - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act and the Act of 11 September
p.(None): 2003 on the military service of professional soldiers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 330, 730 and 1726), in particular in
p.(None): specialization training process for physicians who are soldiers in active military service, as well as
p.(None): serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by the Minister of Defense
p.(None): national;
p.(None): 8) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the scope of tasks specified in this Act, in
p.(None): in particular as regards the process of specialist training for doctors on duty or
p.(None): employed in medical entities, created by the minister competent for internal affairs;
p.(None): 9) entities referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1, within the scope of tasks specified in this Act;
p.(None): 10) district medical councils and the Supreme Medical Council - within the scope of tasks specified herein
p.(None): the Act and the Act of December 2, 2009 on Medical Chambers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 965).
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p.(None): The right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 5. 1. The Regional Medical Council shall grant, subject to para. 2-6 and art. 5a-5c, the right to exercise
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p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, if she passed the Medical Final Exam or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final in Polish or in the language in which the studies are conducted at Polish medical universities
p.(None): in the field of medicine or medicine
p.(None): -dentical, if she graduated in this language.
p.(None): 5. As equivalent to passing the examination referred to in para. 4, submission with a result is considered
p.(None): positive the State Medical Examination or the State Dental Medical Examination or the final exam
p.(None): post-graduate internship of a doctor or final exam completing a post-graduate internship of a dentist.
p.(None): 6. The requirement referred to in para. 3 and 4, also applies to a person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1 i
p.(None): 3-5 and par. 2 and has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the doctor or dentist about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1 point 2
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p.(None): point c, but does not have an accompanying certificate listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b.
p.(None): 7. In order to undergo a post-graduate internship, the regional medical council shall grant the right to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): the right to practice the profession of dentist for the duration of this internship.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): 9. The practical teaching referred to in para. 1 point 2 lit. a, is done in:
p.(None): 1) universities providing medical and medical education
p.(None): -dentical in simulated clinical conditions;
p.(None): 2) medical entities that have concluded agreements with universities in this respect, as referred to in point 1.
p.(None): 10. Health care entities referred to in par. 9 point 2:
p.(None): 1) provide health services enabling the implementation of the framework program of practical classes;
p.(None): 2) employ doctors or dentists with professional qualifications corresponding to the type of classes
p.(None): theoretical and practical in the practical curriculum;
p.(None): 3) have a diagnostic and therapeutic base enabling the implementation of the framework program of practical classes.
p.(None): 11. A person undergoing practical teaching shall keep an internship journal.
p.(None): 12. A person undergoing practical teaching performs activities resulting from the framework program of practical classes
p.(None): under the direct supervision of a guardian.
p.(None): 13. The guardian may be a doctor or a dentist who is an academic teacher or another doctor or physician
p.(None): dentist with at least 3 years' professional experience or specialization in the relevant field of medicine
p.(None): relevant to the part of the practical curriculum.
p.(None): 14. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, the framework program of practical classes and
p.(None): the manner of conducting, documenting and crediting them, including the scope of data that should be included in the internship book,
p.(None): taking into account the need to provide knowledge and skills necessary for independent pursuit of the profession
p.(None): doctor.
p.(None): Art. 5a. A person who meets the conditions set out in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5 and par. 2, district medical council
p.(None): grants the right to practice the medical profession if:
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p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the physician, the attendant
p.(None): on starting education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain or the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): (d) 3 October 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, provided that the document entitles to
p.(None): practice the medical profession in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany under the same conditions as the document
p.(None): confirming this type of qualification awarded by the appropriate authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): (e) 1 January 1994 in the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Iceland or
p.(None): The Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): The Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic
p.(None): Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria or Romania,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): in fact and lawfully practiced the profession of medicine for at least three consecutive years over a period of five years
p.(None): immediately prior to the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of the physician, the attendant
p.(None): on starting education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
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p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia, da) October 8, 1991 in the former
p.(None): Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Croatia,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1993 in former Czechoslovakia in the case of the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia,
p.(None): The Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Croatia, the Czech Republic or the Republic
p.(None): Slovakian confirming that this document has the same force on the territory of these countries as the documents listed in
p.(None): for these countries in the list referred to in art. 6b, and that she actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): medical profession for at least three consecutive years in the five years immediately preceding the issue
p.(None): certificate or
p.(None): 3) has a document confirming formal qualifications of a doctor issued by other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): a Member State of the European Union, other than documents listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b,
p.(None): and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): her document confirming formal qualifications was obtained as a result of completion
p.(None): education that meets the minimum requirements set out in European Union legislation and is in that country
p.(None): considered to correspond to the documents confirming the qualifications listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b.
p.(None): Art. 5b. 1. A person who meets the conditions specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5 and par. 2, district council
p.(None): medical doctor grants the right to practice the profession of dentist if:
p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): education before:
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p.(None): (a) 28 January 1980 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic
p.(None): France, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany or the United States
p.(None): The Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): d) October 3, 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, provided that the document authorizes
p.(None): to practice the profession of dentist in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany in the same
p.(None): conditions such as a document confirming this type of qualification awarded by the competent authorities of the Republic
p.(None): Federal Germany,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1994 in the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Finland, the Republic of Iceland or the Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia,
p.(None): The Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic of Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union confirming that
p.(None): she actually and legally practiced the profession of dentist for at least three consecutive years in
p.(None): the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia,
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p.(None): e) October 8, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia,
p.(None): Of the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia or the Republic of Croatia confirming that this document is intended for
p.(None): their territory with the same power as the documents listed for those countries in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and that she has actually and legally practiced the profession of dentist for at least
p.(None): three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist, indicating the commencement
p.(None): medical education before:
p.(None): a) January 28, 1980 in the Italian Republic,
p.(None): b) 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain,
p.(None): c) on January 1, 1994 in the Republic of Austria,
p.(None): d) October 1, 2003 in Romania,
p.(None): e) May 1, 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic or former Czechoslovakia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of: the Italian Republic, the Kingdom of Spain and the Republic respectively
p.(None): Austria, Romania, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic confirming that they are actually and lawfully
p.(None): she practiced the profession of a dentist in their territory for at least three consecutive years during the period
p.(None): five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate and that he is entitled to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist under the same conditions as the holders of the documents listed in the list referred to in
p.(None): Art. 6b, or
p.(None): 4) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor issued in the Italian Republic,
p.(None): certifying the commencement of education between 28 January 1980 and 31 December 1984, and
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Italian Republic confirming that:
p.(None): (a) passed an aptitude test before the relevant Italian authorities to establish that it was held by
p.(None): her knowledge and skills correspond to the qualifications confirmed in the documents
p.(None): listed
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p.(None): in relation to the Italian Republic, in the list referred to in Article 6b, excluding persons who have completed at least
p.(None): three years of studies for which the competent authorities of the Italian Republic have confirmed that they are equivalent to
p.(None): education referred to in the provisions of European Union law,
p.(None): b) actually and lawfully practiced the profession of dentist in the territory of the Italian Republic for which
p.(None): at least three consecutive years in the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate,
p.(None): c) is entitled to practice the profession of dentist under the same conditions as
p.(None): holders of documents listed for Italy in the list referred to in Article 6b, or
p.(None): 4a) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor issued in the Kingdom of Spain,
p.(None): certifying the commencement of education between 1 January 1986 and 31 December 1997, and
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Kingdom of Spain confirming that:
p.(None): a) has completed at least three years of studies recognized by the competent authorities of the Kingdom of Spain as equivalent
p.(None): with education referred to in the provisions of European Union law,
p.(None): b) actually and lawfully practiced the profession of dentist in the territory of the Kingdom of Spain
p.(None): for at least three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate,
p.(None): c) is entitled to practice the profession of dentist under the same conditions as
p.(None): holders of documents listed in relation to the Kingdom of Spain in the list referred to in
p.(None): Art. 6b, or
p.(None): 5) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a dentist issued by other than
p.(None): Republic of Poland, a Member State of the European Union other than those listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirming that her document confirming formal qualifications was
p.(None): obtained as a result of completing education meeting the minimum requirements specified in the regulations
p.(None): Of the European Union and is recognized in this country as
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p.(None): corresponding to the documents confirming the qualifications listed in the list referred to in Art. 6b.
p.(None): 2. Persons referred to in para. 1 point 3 who have completed at least three years of studies as to which they are competent
p.(None): authorities in a given Member State of the European Union confirmed that they are equivalent to
p.(None): training specified in the provisions of European Union law are exempted from the obligation to provide
p.(None): a certificate issued by the competent authorities of, respectively: the Italian Republic, the Kingdom of Spain, the Republic of Austria,
p.(None): Romania, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic confirming that they actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): the profession of dentist in their territory for at least three consecutive years over a period of five years
p.(None): immediately prior to the issue of the certificate.
p.(None): 3. The requirements specified in para. 1 point 4 lit. a-c also apply to people who started their studies after day 31
p.(None): December 1984, provided that the three-year study period began before December 31, 1994.
p.(None): Article 5c 1. A person who meets the conditions specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 points 1 and 3-5 and par. 2 and:
p.(None): 1) has a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist, as referred to in art.
p.(None): 5a points 1 and 2, art. 5b paragraph 1 points 1-4, but may not submit a certificate issued by the competent authorities
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p.(None): disciplinary or criminal proceedings and other serious circumstances,
p.(None): which may affect the practice of the profession of doctor or dentist, taking into account the provisions on
p.(None): protection of personal data and in the event of a request from these authorities regarding the transmission of this information
p.(None): verifies the factual circumstances and notifies these bodies of the findings made.
p.(None): 2b. The exchange of information referred to in paragraph 2 and 2a, takes place via the Exchange System
p.(None): Information on the IMI Internal Market referred to in Regulation (EU) No. 1024/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of
p.(None): on 25 October 2012 on administrative cooperation through the information exchange system on
p.(None): internal market and repealing Commission Decision 2008/49 / EC ("IMI Regulation") (Official Journal EU L 316 of
p.(None): November 14, 2012, p. 1, as amended d.).
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. In case of justified doubts regarding the authenticity of diplomas or documents issued by
p.(None): competent authorities of the Member States of the European Union, the regional medical council asks the relevant competent authorities
p.(None): authorities of this country for confirmation of the authenticity of formal supporting documents
p.(None): qualifications, including those related to specializations, issued in that country, as well as certification of a doctor
p.(None): intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland obtained full education in accordance with
p.(None): regulations in force in a specific Member State of the European Union.
p.(None): 5. Documents submitted as part of verification shall remain valid for a period of three months from the date of issue.
p.(None): Art. 6b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish "Monitor Polski" list
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p.(None): diplomas, certificates and other documents confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): dentist by citizens of European Union member states.
p.(None): Art. 7. 1. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, a district council
p.(None): medical competent for the intended place of the profession grants the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist for an indefinite period or for a definite period if he meets
p.(None): the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a doctor's or dentist's diploma issued:
p.(None): a) by a Polish university or
p.(None): b) in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, or
p.(None): c) in a country other than a Member State of the European Union, provided that the diploma has been
p.(None): recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate provisions and that it meets the minimum
p.(None): educational requirements set out in European Union legislation;
p.(None): 2) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 3) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 4) has an impeccable ethical attitude;
p.(None): 5) shows knowledge of the Polish language referred to in paragraph. 3;
p.(None): 6) completed post-graduate internship;
p.(None): 7) passed the Medical Final or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final exam; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 8) obtained the right to stay on the territory of the Republic of Poland, in accordance with separate provisions.
p.(None): 1a. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland solely for the purpose of undergoing postgraduate education in a specific form or undergoing education at school
p.(None): doctoral in order to obtain a degree or participate in scientific research and development works,
p.(None): the right to practice the profession for a specified period is granted if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1.
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p.(None): 1b. The right to practice the profession referred to in paragraph 1a, is granted only for the period of education
p.(None): postgraduate in a specific form or duration of study, or conduct of scientific research and development work in
p.(None): indicated place of education, studies or research.
p.(None): 2. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, shall be awarded for the post-graduate internship
p.(None): the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist for the duration of this internship,
p.(None): if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1 points 1-5 and 8.
p.(None): 3. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, the right to practice the profession referred to in para. 1, 1a and 2,
p.(None): if he graduated from medical studies in Polish or if he showed the knowledge of Polish necessary for
p.(None): practicing the profession of doctor or dentist confirmed by an exam in Polish.
p.(None): 3a. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. (repealed)
p.(None): 5. The provisions of art. 6 clause 1-3 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 6. The exam referred to in par. 3, carried out by the Supreme Medical Council. 6a. In order to conduct the exam about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 3, the Supreme Council
p.(None): Lekarska appoints an examination board of six, which consists of physicians of sufficiently high levels
p.(None): qualifications, including at least two holders of a specialist title in a selected field
p.(None): medical, and at least one person with a university degree in Polish philology. Committee
p.(None): the examination board elects its chairman and secretary from among its members. The commission secretary prepares
p.(None): examination report, signed by members and chairman.
p.(None): 7. The fee for the exam referred to in par. 3, shall be borne by the applicant, and the proceeds from this title shall be the income of the Chief
p.(None): Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 7a. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
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p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. The Supreme Medical Council shall determine the detailed procedure for granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): doctor, dentist and keeping a register of doctors.
p.(None): Art. 8a. Partial access to the professions of physician and dentist is not granted, both
p.(None): in the professional activities of a doctor or dentist without specialization, as well as a doctor or a physician
p.(None): specialist dentist.
p.(None): Art. 9. 1. A physician with sufficiently high qualifications, not having the right to practice in the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, but having this right in another state, may conduct theoretical and
p.(None): practical teaching of the medical profession or take part in a medical consultation and perform the treatments needed
p.(None): results from this consulium or the curriculum if:
p.(None): 1) was invited by a doctor who has the right to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, each time after obtaining the consent of the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 2) was invited by a physician practicing the profession of a therapeutic entity within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): medical treatment, each time after obtaining the consent of the head of this entity and the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 3) was invited by a clinical hospital or entity referred to in art. 7 item 1 point 1, 2
p.(None): and 4-8 of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science, leader
p.(None): activity in the field of medical sciences or health sciences, which informs the appropriate regional medical council.
p.(None): 2. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the European Union who has the right
p.(None): to practice medicine or physician
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p.(None): dentist in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, maybe temporarily
p.(None): and occasionally practice the profession of a doctor or dentist without having to obtain the right to practice
p.(None): doctor or the right to practice the profession of dentist or without having to obtain an entry in the register
p.(None): individual medical practices or a register of individual specialized practices
p.(None): medical, if he submits to the regional medical chamber competent for the place of intended performance
p.(None): profession:
p.(None): 1) a written statement of the intention to temporarily and occasionally pursue the profession of a doctor, dentist,
p.(None): providing the place and, if possible, the time of its performance on the territory of the Republic of Poland, and
p.(None): 2) a document confirming citizenship, and
p.(None): 3) a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the European Union stating that
p.(None): has the right to practice the medical profession or dentist in that country at the time the declaration is made
p.(None): is not suspended or restricted and that he carries out the medical profession, and
p.(None): 4) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a doctor or dentist. 2a. The provision of para. 2 shall not apply
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p.(None): submitting the notification referred to in paragraph 5. The fee shall be paid immediately after submitting the application, no
p.(None): later than 5 days from the date of expiry of the deadline for submitting applications referred to in para. 5.
p.(None): 9. In the event of failure to pay the fee referred to in para. 8, or to lodge it in an amount lower than due,
p.(None): the director of CEM calls on the applicant to fill the formal deficiencies by means of SMK or
p.(None): electronic means of communication, using the e-mail address provided by
p.(None): the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 7 point 6. The provision of art. 64 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): The Code of Administrative Procedure does not apply. If the formal deficiencies are not completed on time
p.(None): 7 days from the date of the request, the affected application to LEK or LDEK is treated as not filed. ABOUT
p.(None): consequently, the director of CEM informs in the call to make up for formal deficiencies.
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p.(None): 10. The director of CEM shall notify the applicant of the place and time of the LEK or LDEK and
p.(None): given code number. The notification is sent via SMK or electronic means of communication to the address
p.(None): electronic mail indicated by the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 7 point 6, no later than 14
p.(None): days before the date of the given LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): Art. 14b. 1. LEK and LDEK shall be submitted to the Examination Board.
p.(None): 2. The members of the Examination Board shall be appointed and dismissed by the director of CEM. Candidates for the Examination Board
p.(None): report by the director of CEM, rectors of universities providing medical education or
p.(None): medical and dental practice, voivods and regional medical councils.
p.(None): 3. A person convicted by a final judgment of a court cannot be a member of the Examination Board
p.(None): intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional fiscal offense.
p.(None): 4. The chairman of the Examination Board is a person appointed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 5. In order to conduct LEK and LDEK at agreed times and places, the director of CEM shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of the Examination Board Examination Teams.
p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
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p.(None): Art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): 3) the template of the declaration referred to in art. 14b paragraph 8
p.(None): 4) the manner and detailed procedure for conducting LEK and LDEK, including the period in which they should be determined
p.(None): their dates,
p.(None): 5) the amount of the fee referred to in art. 14a paragraph 8, and the method of payment,
p.(None): 6) the amount of remuneration for members and chairmen of Examination Teams and committees,
p.(None): referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): 7) detailed procedure for canceling LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): 8) detailed method of determining LEK and LDEK results,
p.(None): 9) specimens of the LEK submission certificate and LDEK submission certificate,
p.(None): 10) procedure for issuing by the CEM director of a duplicate or copy of a LEK certificate of deposit or certificate of deposit
p.(None): LDEK and how to pay the fee referred to in art. 14e paragraph 6
p.(None): 11) the procedure for the CEM director to correct the LEK submission certificate or LDEK submission certificate, and
p.(None): way of paying the fee referred to in art. 14e paragraph 6
p.(None): - having regard to the scope of knowledge and skills which applicants should possess, and
p.(None): taking into account the proper preparation and course of LEK and LDEK and maintaining impartiality of the teams' work
p.(None): Examination about which
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p.(None): referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5 and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, their workload, and the need to ensure
p.(None): correctly create documentation regarding the submission of LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): 2. The CEM Director issues the LEK and LDEK ordinance regulations, approved by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): Chapter 3
p.(None): Postgraduate education
p.(None): Art. 15. 1. The period of post-graduate doctor's internship may not be shorter than 12 months.
p.(None): 2. The period of post-graduate dentist internship is 12 months.
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 3a. The doctor takes a postgraduate internship under the supervision of a doctor with specialization referred to in art. 64
p.(None): paragraph. 1, the title of specialist in a specific field of medicine or a dentist practicing his profession for the period of every
p.(None): at least 5 years, hereinafter referred to as "guardian".
p.(None): 3b. The doctor referred to in paragraph 3a, is entitled to practice only in the place of the internship, from
p.(None): subject to art. 30, and in a situation where he conducts research in the field of medical sciences under the guidance of
p.(None): a doctor with the right to practice. The intern doctor is entitled in particular to:
p.(None): 1) subject and subjective examination of the patient and giving medical advice after consultation with
p.(None): guardian;
p.(None): 2) issuing medical orders after consulting the guardian;
p.(None): 3) issuing referrals for laboratory tests and other diagnostic tests, and after consulting a doctor
p.(None): having the right to practice the profession for an indefinite period of time for tests requiring diagnostic methods and
p.(None): medicinal products posing an increased risk for the patient;
p.(None): 4) independent use commissioned by a doctor authorized to practice the profession
p.(None): indefinite period of diagnostic and therapeutic methods whose practical skill has been
p.(None): ascertained by a guardian;
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p.(None): 1) the basic module, corresponding to the basic scope of theoretical knowledge and skills
p.(None): practical in a given field of medicine or common to related fields of medicine, and
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p.(None): 2) a specialized module corresponding to the profile of specialization in which the doctor can continue
p.(None): specialization training after completing a specific basic module, or
p.(None): 3) a uniform module appropriate for a given specialization.
p.(None): 3. A doctor undergoing specialization training may change after completing the basic module
p.(None): the field of medicine in which he wants to continue specialization training, subject to qualification
p.(None): for her under the qualification procedure referred to in art. 16c paragraph 7.
p.(None): 4. A doctor with a postdoctoral degree and having relevant professional achievements and
p.(None): scientific within the scope of the specialist module referred to in par. 2 point 2, and having the title of specialist
p.(None): or a 2nd degree specialization in the field corresponding to the basic module referred to in para. 2 point 1,
p.(None): may apply, via SMK, for referral to this specialist module without proceedings
p.(None): qualification, with the consent of the competent national consultant in a given field of medicine. For this purpose, the doctor submits
p.(None): the application referred to in art. 16c paragraph 1.
p.(None): 4a. In the case of a physician referred to in par. 4, provisions of art. 16c paragraph 2-5 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a physician referred to in par. 4, who started specialization training, manager
p.(None): specialization may apply to the director of the Medical Center for Postgraduate Education, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "CMKP", for recognition of the current scientific and professional achievements of the doctor as equivalent to implementation
p.(None): by him in part or in full in the specialized module.
p.(None): 6. In the case of a doctor with a postdoctoral degree and having relevant achievements
p.(None): professional and scientific in the scope of the specialist module referred to in par. 2 point 2 and having a title
p.(None): specialist or 2nd degree specialization in the field corresponding to the basic module referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 2 point 1 qualified for undergoing specialist training in the course of procedure
p.(None): qualification manager, specialization manager in consultation with the relevant national consultant in a given field
p.(None): medicine may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of the current scientific and professional achievements of the doctor as equivalent
p.(None): with the implementation of part or all of the specialized module program.
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p.(None): 7. The Director of the CMKP, based on the opinion of the team he appointed, may recognize, by way of a decision, the existing one
p.(None): scientific and professional achievements of the doctor referred to in paragraph 4-6, equivalent to his implementation in part
p.(None): or in full the detailed program of the specialized module, and if recognized as equivalent in full -
p.(None): decide to admit this doctor to PES.
p.(None): 8. The composition of the team referred to in para. 7, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
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p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 10. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, a list of the specializations referred to
p.(None): in paragraph 2 point 2, as well as the manner and procedure for recognizing a doctor's professional and scientific achievements, guided by
p.(None): equivalence of the professional and scientific achievements of a doctor with a given specialization program.
p.(None): Art. 16a. 1. Document confirming formal qualifications in the field of medical specialization or
p.(None): medical or dental doctor or dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
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p.(None): European, meeting the minimum educational requirements set out in European Union regulations, listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3, is equivalent to a document confirming the title of specialist.
p.(None): 2. Confirmed qualifications are also considered equivalent to the title of specialist in medicine:
p.(None): 1) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain or the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): d) 3 April 1992 in the former German Democratic Republic, which authorizes to practice the profession
p.(None): specialist doctor in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany on the same terms as the document
p.(None): confirming the qualifications awarded by the competent authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany and included in the list,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 3
p.(None): (e) 1 January 1994 in the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Iceland or
p.(None): The Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): The Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or the Republic
p.(None): Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 January 2007 in the Republic of Bulgaria or Romania,
p.(None): j) 1 July 2013 in the Republic of Croatia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirmation that the doctor actually and lawfully practiced the profession as a specialist in the given
p.(None): field through
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p.(None): at least three consecutive years during the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 2) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia, da) October 8, 1991 in the former
p.(None): Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Croatia,
p.(None): e) 1 January 1993 in former Czechoslovakia in the case of the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Republic of Estonia and the Republic of Latvia, respectively,
p.(None): The Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Croatia, the Czech Republic or the Republic
p.(None): Słowacka confirming that this document has the same force on the territory of these countries as the documents listed in
p.(None): for these countries in the list referred to in para. 3, and that the doctor actually and lawfully performed
p.(None): profession as a specialist in a given field for at least three consecutive years in a five-year period directly
p.(None): preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given specialty
p.(None): medical and dental care, confirming the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) January 28, 1980 in the Kingdom of Denmark, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland and the Republic
p.(None): Federal Germany or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 28, 1980 in the French Republic in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): c) on January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): d) October 3, 1990 in the former German Democratic Republic, which authorizes to practice the profession
p.(None): specialist dentist
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p.(None): the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany on the same terms as the document confirming the qualifications
p.(None): granted by the competent authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany and included in the list referred to in para. 3
p.(None): e) 1 January 1994 in the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Finland or the Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): g) on ​​January 1, 2003 in the Hellenic Republic in the field of dental surgery,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta or
p.(None): The Republic of Cyprus,
p.(None): i) 1 May 2004 in the Republic of Estonia or the Republic of Latvia in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): j) on 27 January 2005 in the Kingdom of Belgium in the field of orthodontics,
p.(None): k) May 21, 2005 in the Italian Republic
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European confirmation that the dentist was actually and lawfully practicing the profession as
p.(None): a specialist in the field for at least three consecutive years in the five immediately preceding years
p.(None): issuing a certificate, or
p.(None): 4) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given specialty
p.(None): medical and dental care, confirming the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) August 20, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Estonia,
p.(None): b) August 21, 1991 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic
p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Republic of Estonia and the Republic, respectively
p.(None): Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): confirming that
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p.(None): this document has the same force in the territory of these States as the documents listed in relation to these
p.(None): countries on the list referred to in para. 3, and that the dentist actually and lawfully practiced the profession of
p.(None): specialist in the field for at least three consecutive years in a five-year period directly
p.(None): preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 5) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): providing specialist training prior to 1 January 1995 in the Kingdom of Spain, and
p.(None): a certificate, issued by the competent Spanish authorities, that he passed the specialization exam,
p.(None): carried out to confirm that the physician's qualifications correspond to those within the given scope
p.(None): specialties referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 5a) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education after December 31, 1983 and before January 1, 1991 in the Republic
p.(None): Italian, if the document is accompanied by a certificate issued by the competent Italian authority stating that
p.(None): the physician concerned was actually and lawfully performing the activities of a physician in the specialization in Italy by
p.(None): at least seven consecutive years in the ten years preceding the issue of this certificate, a
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to those attested by the documents listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 6) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty or
p.(None): medical and dental practice issued by a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): other than documents listed in the list referred to in para. 3, or within a specialization other than
p.(None): mentioned in the list referred to in art. 20a paragraph 2, and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of another
p.(None): than the Commonwealth of Poland of a Member State of the European Union stating that the document confirming
p.(None): formal qualifications for a given medical or dental specialist have been issued after completion
p.(None): appropriate education that meets the minimum requirements set out in European Union legislation, and
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to qualifications
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p.(None): certified documents listed in the list referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of documents confirming formal qualifications in
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor and dentist who is a citizen of a state
p.(None): of the European Union.
p.(None): Art. 16b. 1. In the case of:
p.(None): 1) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor, dentist other than listed in the list referred to in art. 16a paragraph
p.(None): 3, solely for the purpose of recognizing this specialization, or
p.(None): 2) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor, dentist listed in the list referred to in art. 16a paragraph 3
p.(None): which cannot provide a certificate issued by the competent authorities of a Member State
p.(None): Of the European Union confirming the actual and lawful pursuit of the profession as a specialist
p.(None): in the field concerned on the territory of that Member State for at least three consecutive years in
p.(None): the five years immediately preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 3) physician, dentist possessing a document confirming formal qualifications in the field
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p.(None): in SMK, the qualification procedure, which includes formal assessment of the application
p.(None): to start specialization training and competition proceedings.
p.(None): 8. Qualification proceedings are carried out twice a year by the voivode and the Minister of National Defense, respectively
p.(None): or the minister competent for internal affairs, hereinafter referred to as "bodies conducting the qualification procedure".
p.(None): 9. The competition procedure is carried out if the number of candidates for undergoing specialist training
p.(None): meeting the conditions set out in paragraph 6 is greater than the number of training places.
p.(None): 10. The competition procedure shall take into account:
p.(None): 1) in the case of a doctor who applies to start specialization in the residency procedure, the LEK result, or, in
p.(None): case of dentist - LDEK;
p.(None): 2) in the case of a doctor who applies to start specialization in non-resident mode, if he has one
p.(None): appropriate first or second degree specialization or specialist title, result of the examination in the scope of appropriate specialization
p.(None): I or II degree or PES, or LEK / LDEK result and additional points - for having a degree
p.(None): scientific doctor in the field of medical sciences, appropriate period of employment in an accredited body
p.(None): in line with the direction of specialization, publications in scientific journals included in the list
p.(None): scientific journals included in the list prepared in accordance with the provisions issued on the basis of art. 267 paragraph 2
p.(None): point 2 lit. b of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science;
p.(None): 3) in the case of a doctor who applies to start specialization in non-resident mode, if not
p.(None): has the appropriate specialization I or II degree or specialist title, LEK / LDEK result and additional points - for
p.(None): having a doctoral degree in medical sciences, appropriate period of employment in an accredited body
p.(None): in line with the direction of specialization, publications in scientific journals included in the list of journals
p.(None): scientific entities included in the list prepared in accordance with the regulations issued on the basis of art. 267 paragraph 2 point 2 lit. b of the act
p.(None): of July 20, 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science.
p.(None): 10a. If two or more doctors seek a training place in the same
p.(None): an identical result in the proceedings
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p.(None): competitive, average grade obtained in the period of studies counted to two decimal places with an indication of the scale of grades,
p.(None): which was in force at the university.
p.(None): 10b. If two or more doctors seek a training place in the same
p.(None): field, an identical result in the qualification procedure conducted by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): priority is given to the doctor who remains on the day of the qualification procedure
p.(None): in active service.
p.(None): 10c. In the case of doctors who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or employed
p.(None): in medicinal entities established and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, are included
p.(None): additional points - for a period of at least 3 years of service in a military unit
p.(None): in connection with the appointment to this position or stay on the missions of Polish Military Contingents.
p.(None): 11. The result of the competition procedure is a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained for LEK / LDEK, o
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 10 points 1 or percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from the LEK / LDEK or exam in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant specialization I or II degree or PES and additional points referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 10 points 2 or a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from LEK / LDEK and points
p.(None): additional ones referred to in para. 10 point 3.
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p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health may determine, by regulation, priority fields of medicine,
p.(None): guided by the needs in the implementation of health services.
p.(None): 5. The Minister of National Defense may define, by regulation, priority fields of medicine for
p.(None): Of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland, guided by the needs of the Armed Forces in the provision of benefits
p.(None): health.
p.(None): Art. 16h. 1. The doctor undergoes specialist training on the basis of a contract
p.(None): for a job concluded with an entity conducting specialist training for a specified period of time in the program
p.(None): specialization under residency.
p.(None): 2. The physician, at his / her request, may also undergo specialist training within free training places,
p.(None): in entities conducting specialized training:
p.(None): 1) on the basis of an employment contract or civil law contract in the dimension corresponding to the dimension
p.(None): full-time employment concluded with an entity conducting specialist training in a given job
p.(None): medicine in which the course of specialist training and mutual scope are defined
p.(None): commitments for the duration of the specialization training;
p.(None): 2) as part of paid training leave granted to the employee for the duration of the training
p.(None): specialization based on separate regulations;
p.(None): 3) on the basis of an employment contract concluded with an entity other than the entity conducting the training
p.(None): specialization, ensuring the implementation of part of the specialization program in the field of self-education and training
p.(None): and participating in the performance and performance of a fixed number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical, medical duty, which the doctor is
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p.(None): obliged to perform during the implementation of the specialization program during work allowed by the provisions of
p.(None): medical activity and as part of paid training leave granted to the employee on time
p.(None): necessary to implement the remaining part of the program in the entity conducting the specialist training or
p.(None): respectively in the subject conducting the field internship;
p.(None): 4) on the basis of a civil law contract for specialization training concluded with the operator
p.(None): specialization training, which specifies the detailed mode of specialization training and scope
p.(None): mutual obligations for its duration;
p.(None): 5) as part of extending the postgraduate program curriculum with a specialization program in the same
p.(None): unit, in accordance with the scope of these studies, and as part of training leave or unpaid leave, and
p.(None): after completing these studies - according to the procedure specified in para. 1 or paragraph 2 points 1-4.
p.(None): 3. A foreign doctor referred to in art. 7 item 1 and 1a may undergo specialist training
p.(None): specified in the provisions on the pursuit of studies and participation in scientific research and training by persons
p.(None): who are not Polish citizens.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who is a soldier on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): healing and created by the Minister of National Defense, undergoes specialist training
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16x paragraph 2.
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p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
p.(None): 1) the implementation of this course requires the extension of specialization training for a period longer than 3 months and
p.(None): 2) completed all other courses covered by the specialization program.
p.(None): 19. The provisions of para. 15-18 shall apply accordingly to a physician who is a soldier in active military service.
p.(None): Art. 16 Shortening the period of specialist training that meets the minimum requirements
p.(None): education specified in European Union legislation may not cover more than 1/2 of the minimum time
p.(None): the duration of a given specialization program as defined in European Union legislation.
p.(None): Article 16n 1. A doctor who has the title of specialist obtained outside the territory of the Republic of Poland,
p.(None): not subject to recognition as equivalent on the basis of the provisions referred to in art. 16a and 16b, minister
p.(None): competent for health shall recognize the title of specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland, if the following conditions have been jointly met:
p.(None): 1) the doctor has the right to practice the profession of the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 2) the duration of specialization training completed abroad corresponds to the duration
p.(None): specialization training specified in the specialization program in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) a specialization program in the field of theoretical knowledge and practical skills required,
p.(None): the method of confirming the acquired knowledge and skills corresponds in significant elements to the specified program
p.(None): specialization in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 4) the manner and procedure for passing the exam or other form of confirmation of acquired knowledge and skills are appropriate
p.(None): submission by a PES doctor in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The doctor referred to in par. 1, applies for recognition of the title of specialist to the minister competent for
p.(None): health matters, through the director of the CMKP.
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p.(None): 12. A physician who has obtained a certificate informs the appropriate district medical board, which enters information about it
p.(None): fact to the district register of doctors.
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p.(None): 13. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
p.(None): 1) types of skills in narrower fields of medicine or the provision of specific services
p.(None): health benefits in which a certificate can be obtained,
p.(None): 2) the qualifications that a doctor intending to undergo training should possess;
p.(None): 3) the mode of preparing and approving training programs,
p.(None): 4) the mode of entering the list and the manner of its keeping,
p.(None): 5) the procedure for conducting the exam and the amount of the fee for conducting it,
p.(None): 6) the amount of the fee for issuing the certificate,
p.(None): 7) detailed conditions and procedure for recognition of training received in the country or abroad,
p.(None): 8) the method of recording issued certificates
p.(None): - having regard to the current state of medical knowledge and the need to ensure the proper conduct of training and
p.(None): exams in this area.
p.(None): 14. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council and the National Council
p.(None): Laboratory Diagnostics may determine, by regulation, a list of skills entitling to
p.(None): independent performance of laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory at the appropriate level
p.(None): knowledge and skills in the performance of laboratory diagnostics.
p.(None): Art. 18. 1. A physician has the right and obligation to professional development, in particular in various forms
p.(None): postgraduate education.
p.(None): 1a. The district medical council confirms the fulfillment of the obligation to train a doctor by means of SMK
p.(None): and by making an entry in the district register of doctors. Confirmation is made on the basis of the submitted
p.(None): by the physician individual records of the professional development course and documentation confirming the completion
p.(None): specific forms of professional development.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): of the Regulation, the method of fulfilling the obligation referred to in para. 1.
p.(None): Art. 19. 1. Postgraduate education of doctors and dentists may be conducted by:
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p.(None): 1) entities authorized to conduct specialized training or training in obtaining
p.(None): skills in narrower fields of medicine or the provision of specific health services;
p.(None): 2) entities other than those mentioned in point 1 entitled to postgraduate education at
p.(None): based on separate regulations, in particular: medical colleges, leading schools
p.(None): didactic and research activity in the field of medical sciences, medical units
p.(None): development;
p.(None): 3) entities other than those listed in items 1 and 2 after obtaining an entry in the register of leading entities
p.(None): post-graduate training of doctors and dentists, hereinafter referred to as "training providers".
p.(None): 2. The conditions for postgraduate education are:
p.(None): 1) having a training plan implemented at a specific time containing in particular:
p.(None): a) the purpose (s) of education,
p.(None): b) subject and scope of education, consistent with current medical knowledge,
p.(None): c) the form (s) of education,
p.(None): d) required qualifications of the participants,
p.(None): e) the way (ways) to verify the learning results,
p.(None): f) method of confirming participation and completion of education;
p.(None): 2) providing teaching staff with qualifications appropriate for the type of education;
p.(None): 3) ensuring a didactic base suitable for implementation of the curriculum, including for
p.(None): practical training;
p.(None): 4) having an internal system for assessing the quality of education, including tools for assessing the quality of education
p.(None): and the methods of this assessment;
p.(None): 5) ensuring the provision of health services included in the scope of education by authorized persons
p.(None): entities and persons with qualifications and appropriate qualifications to perform them.
p.(None): 3. Meeting the conditions for conducting education specified in para. 2 by the entities referred to in para. 1
p.(None): point 3, is confirmed by the regional medical council competent for the place of education or the Supreme
p.(None): Medical Council in relation to the regional medical chamber being the organizer of education and
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p.(None): an education organizer intending to provide education throughout the country.
p.(None): Art. 19a. Postgraduate education provided by the entrepreneur is a regulated activity within the meaning
p.(None): provisions of the Act of March 6, 2018 - Entrepreneurs' Law (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1292 and 1495).
p.(None): Art. 19b. 1. An education organizer intending to perform post-graduate education activities
p.(None): presents data confirming that the conditions referred to in art. 19 paragraph 2, and shall submit to the appropriate council
p.(None): medical application for entry in the register of entities providing post-graduate education of doctors and physicians
p.(None): dentists, hereinafter referred to as the "register", containing the data referred to in art. 19c paragraph 3 points 1-6.
p.(None): 2. Along with the application, the applicant shall submit the following statement:
p.(None): "I declare, that:
p.(None): 1) data contained in the application for entry in the register of entities providing post-graduate education of doctors
p.(None): and dentists are complete and truthful;
p.(None): 2) I know and meet the conditions for carrying out activities in the field of postgraduate education of doctors
p.(None): and dentists - defined in the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist. "
p.(None): 3. The statement should also contain:
p.(None): 1) name of the applicant, address of his place of residence or registered office;
p.(None): 2) the place and date of submitting the declaration;
p.(None): 3) the signature of the person authorized to represent the applicant, indicating the name and surname
p.(None): function.
p.(None): 3a. (repealed) 3b. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. Entry in the register, with the exception of the register kept by the Supreme Medical Council, is subject to a fee.
p.(None): 5. The fee referred to in para. 4, constitutes the revenue of the regional medical chamber that made the entry in the register.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
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p.(None): 1) detailed procedure in matters of making an entry in the register, specimen documents: application for entry
p.(None): to the register, information on the form of education, a certificate of entry in the register and the manner of keeping the register,
p.(None): Bearing in mind the need to standardize the documentation regarding postgraduate education;
p.(None): 2) the amount of the fee referred to in para. 4, including costs related to the proceedings in
p.(None): regarding the entry and changes to the entry and related to the keeping of the control register by the authority
p.(None): conducting education by the training organizer.
p.(None): 7. The register keeping authority issues ex officio a certificate confirming the entry in the register.
p.(None): Art. 19c. 1. The body keeping the register is the regional medical council competent for the seat of the organizer
p.(None): education, and in the case of the regional medical chamber being the organizer of education, the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 1a. The education organizer is obliged to provide the information referred to in paragraph 5, also regional
p.(None): medical board competent for the place of education, if it intends to provide education for
p.(None): area not covered by the activity of the registry authority.
p.(None): 2. The register may be kept in an IT system.
p.(None): 3. The following data shall be entered in the register:
p.(None): 1) the number of the education organizer's entry in the register;
p.(None): 2) the name of the training organizer;
p.(None): 3) place of residence or seat and address of the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) organizational and legal form of the education organizer;
p.(None): 5) specification of the subject, scope and forms of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 6) the beginning and end of the period of planned post-graduate education;
p.(None): 7) number in the register of entrepreneurs in the National Court Register, if the education organizer - such number
p.(None): has and tax identification number (NIP);
p.(None): 8) number and date of the resolution on entry in the register;
p.(None): 9) number and date of the resolution on changing the entry in the register;
p.(None): 10) number and date of issuing the certificate of entry in the register;
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p.(None): 11) dates and results of controls carried out, referred to in art. 19e;
p.(None): 12) data referred to in art. 19c paragraph 5 points 1-6;
p.(None): 13) date and number of the resolution on removal from the register.
p.(None): 4. The training organizer entered in the register is obliged to notify the authority keeping the register
p.(None): any changes to the data referred to in paragraph 3 points 2-7 and in para. 5 points 1-6, within 14 days from their date
p.(None): uprising.
p.(None): 5. The training organizer entered in the register is obliged to forward it to the authority keeping the register, no
p.(None): later than 30 days before the start of the training, the following information regarding the specific form
p.(None): training:
p.(None): 1) subject and detailed post-graduate education program;
p.(None): 2) the date of commencement and completion of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 3) place and address of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 4) post-graduate education regulations, including in particular:
p.(None): a) the manner and mode of education,
p.(None): b) the rules and procedure for recruiting participants,
p.(None): c) the rights and obligations of persons participating in education,
p.(None): d) detailed method of verification of learning outcomes,
p.(None): e) the amount of the fee for participation in education;
p.(None): 5) detailed data on the qualifications of lecturers and other persons providing theoretical teaching
p.(None): and practical classes;
p.(None): 6) detailed data on the qualifications of the head of scientific education;
p.(None): 7) model document confirming the completion of education.
p.(None): Art. 19ca. The register keeping authority shall ex officio rectify the entry in the register containing obvious errors or
p.(None): inconsistencies with the facts.
p.(None): Art. 19cb. 1. The register keeping body is obliged to enter the applicant in the register within the time limit
p.(None): 7 days from the date of receipt of the application for entry together with the declaration referred to in art. 19b paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. If the register keeping authority fails to make an entry within the time limit referred to in para. 1, and from the date of receipt of the application by
p.(None): of this authority has expired 14 days, the applicant may start business. This does not apply if
p.(None): the authority called on the applicant to supplement the entry application no later than within 7 days
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p.(None): from the day of its receipt. In such a situation, the deadline referred to in the first sentence runs
p.(None): respectively from the date of receipt of the supplement to the entry.
p.(None): Art. 19d 1. The registry keeping authority shall refuse an applicant to be entered in the register if:
p.(None): 1) a final judgment is issued prohibiting the applicant from carrying out the activity covered by the entry;
p.(None): 2) the training organizer has been removed from the register pursuant to para. 2 points 1, 4 or 5 over a period of 3 years
p.(None): before submitting the application;
p.(None): 3) the applicant does not meet the conditions referred to in art. 19 paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. The entry of the training organizer in the register shall be deleted in the case of:
p.(None): 1) submitting the declaration referred to in art. 19b paragraph 2, inconsistent with the facts;
p.(None): 2) issuing a final judgment prohibiting the organizer of education from carrying out the covered activity
p.(None): entry in the register;
p.(None): 3) liquidation or declaration of bankruptcy of the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) gross violation of the conditions required to perform the activities covered by the entry;
p.(None): 5) failure to comply with post-inspection recommendations referred to in art. 19e paragraph 11 point 2;
p.(None): 6) submission by the training organizer of an application for removal from the register;
p.(None): 7) obtaining by the authority keeping the register of information from the Central Register and Information on Activities
p.(None): Economic or National Court Register
p.(None): on the removal of the training organizer.
p.(None): 3. In the cases referred to in para. 2 points 1, 4 and 5, removal from the register takes place after passing a resolution
p.(None): on the prohibition of activities covered by an entry in the register by the authority keeping the register.
p.(None): 3a. In the event of adopting a resolution referred to in para. 3, if the training organizer carries out activities
p.(None): economic activity covered by the entry also on the basis of entries in other registers of regulated activities, including
p.(None): in the same scope of economic activity, the education organizer is also removed from these registers ex officio
p.(None): regulated activity.
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p.(None): 4. The organizer of education, which was removed from the register, pursuant to para. 2 points 1, 4 or 5 may obtain
p.(None): re-entry in this register not earlier than after 3 years from the date of adopting a resolution on removal from the register.
p.(None): 5. To resolutions of the regional medical council or the Supreme Medical Council regarding the entry, refusal to enter and
p.(None): deleting an entry from the register, the provisions of the Code of Administrative Procedure regarding decisions shall apply
p.(None): administration.
p.(None): Art. 19e. 1. The register keeping body is authorized to control education organizers in
p.(None): range:
p.(None): 1) compliance with the facts of the information referred to in art. 19c paragraph 5;
p.(None): 2) fulfilling the conditions specified in art. 19 paragraph 2;
p.(None): 3) the correctness of the documentation of the course of education;
p.(None): 4) ensuring the right quality of education.
p.(None): 2. The control is carried out by persons authorized by the authority keeping the register to perform
p.(None): control activities.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, carrying out control activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) access to the documentation of the course of education kept by the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) demand from the organizer of oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of education participants and teaching staff.
p.(None): 4. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which should contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the headquarters of the training organizer;
p.(None): 2) place of training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing these activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
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p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the training organizer, and
p.(None): about the reason for this refusal.
p.(None): 5. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the training organizer.
p.(None): 6. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the training organizer submits a reasoned opinion
p.(None): objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in the report, executing persons
p.(None): control activities are required to examine these facts and complete the report.
p.(None): 7. The refusal to sign the report by the training organizer shall not prevent the signing of the report
p.(None): by persons performing control activities.
p.(None): 8. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the training organizer.
p.(None): 9. Persons performing control activities are required to keep information confidential
p.(None): subject of organization and conducting post-graduate education and results of conducted proceedings.
p.(None): 10. The training organizer has the right to raise objections within 7 days of receiving the report
p.(None): as to how to carry out control activities and the findings contained in the report.
p.(None): 11. On the basis of the findings contained in the report, the registry authority:
p.(None): 1) remove the organizer of education from the register - in the event of the circumstances referred to above
p.(None): in art. 19d paragraph 2 points 1, 4 or 5;
p.(None): 2) in cases other than those referred to in point 1, issue training post-inspection recommendations to the organizer,
p.(None): to remove the irregularities found and specify the deadline for their implementation.
p.(None): Art. 19f. 1. Specialization training may be conducted by organizational units referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19 paragraph 1 which meet the conditions specified in para. 2 and obtained accreditation for training
p.(None): specialization. Confirmation of accreditation is an entry on the list of accredited units to be kept
p.(None): specialization training in a given field.
p.(None): 2. The organizational unit referred to in para. 1, applying for accreditation to conduct training
p.(None): specialization, is obliged to meet the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) to carry out activities corresponding to the profile of specialized training conducted or possess
p.(None): branches in its organizational structure
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p.(None): hospital or other organizational units with a profile corresponding to this training;
p.(None): 2) provide substantive and organizational conditions enabling the implementation of the specialization program
p.(None): a certain number of doctors;
p.(None): 3) ensure supervision within the existing organizational structure:
p.(None): a) in the case of hospitals - on the quality of teaching and treatment activities in the field
p.(None): postgraduate education of doctors or dentists,
p.(None): b) for other organizational units - on the quality of teaching activities in the field of education
p.(None): postgraduate doctors or dentists;
p.(None): 4) ensure monitoring of specialist physician training documentation;
p.(None): 5) employ under an employment contract or under a civil law contract or have employees
p.(None): in the official position in hospital wards or in organizational units referred to in point 1:
p.(None): a) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or with a second degree of specialization in the relevant
p.(None): medicine or
p.(None): b) at least two doctors with the title of specialist or II degree of specialization in the field
p.(None): related, in the case of specialties for which the provisions in force before the date of entry into force
p.(None): the Act did not provide for obtaining the 2nd degree of specialization or specialist title, or
p.(None): c) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or II degree specialization in
p.(None): relevant field of dentistry, in the case of organizational units or organizational units
p.(None): implementing specialized training in the field of dentistry
p.(None): - who have agreed to be the head of specialization;
p.(None): 6) have the staff, medical equipment and apparatus necessary to carry out the tasks specified in the program
p.(None): specialization in accordance with the accreditation standards referred to in art. 16f paragraph 3 point 7;
p.(None): 7) provide health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the specialization program to a certain number of doctors;
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p.(None): 7. After submitting the data referred to in para. 6 in SMK, CMKP generates an electronic document using SMK
p.(None): confirming completion of the course, including:
p.(None): 1) the name and registered office of the organizational unit or name, surname and address of the person who conducted the course
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) name and surname, professional title or academic degree, or academic title of the person who was the manager
p.(None): scientific specialization course;
p.(None): 3) course title;
p.(None): 4) date of start and end of the course;
p.(None): 5) name and surname as well as the number of the right to practice the profession of a doctor who completed and completed the course;
p.(None): 6) document number.
p.(None): 8. An electronic document confirming the completion of the course is made available to system users via SMK.
p.(None): Art. 19h. 1. The minister competent for health matters supervises the implementation of specialization training.
p.(None): 2. The supervision shall cover in particular:
p.(None): 1) compliance of classes with the specialization program;
p.(None): 2) the correctness of the documentation of the course of specialization training;
p.(None): 3) ensuring the appropriate quality of specialist training.
p.(None): 3. As part of the supervision referred to in para. 1, control and monitoring of the implementation of the training shall be carried out
p.(None): specialization.
p.(None): 4. The activities referred to in par. 3, performed by the director of CMKP.
p.(None): 5. The CMKP Director based on the control activities carried out and the available forms of system monitoring
p.(None): specialization prepares a report on the state of implementation of specialization education in a given year and presents
p.(None): him competent for health matters.
p.(None): 6. CMKP conducts cyclical knowledge trainings about the specialization system, intended for
p.(None): specialization managers, managers of units conducting specialization trainings and
p.(None): representatives of the voivode financed from the state budget from the part managed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
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p.(None): Art. 19i. 1. Control of the implementation of specialization training is conducted by a control team appointed
p.(None): by the director of CMKP. The team may include, apart from CMKP employees:
p.(None): 1) a national or voivodship consultant in the relevant field of medicine or his representative or
p.(None): 2) a representative or representatives of a consultant or national consultants in the fields of medicine
p.(None): related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine and
p.(None): 4) a representative of the competent voivode.
p.(None): 2. The control team, composed of at least 3 members, performing control activities, subject to authorization, has
p.(None): right:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) inspect the documentation of the course of training kept by the unit conducting the training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 4) demand from the head of the unit conducting specialization training oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of participants of specialization training and teaching staff.
p.(None): 3. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which shall contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the unit conducting the specialized training;
p.(None): 2) place of specialist training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the head of the unit
p.(None): conducting specialized training.
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p.(None): 4. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): Specialization.
p.(None): 5. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): specializations will raise reasoned objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in
p.(None): in the protocol, persons performing control activities are obliged to examine and supplement these facts
p.(None): protocol.
p.(None): 6. The refusal to sign the report by the head of the unit conducting specialization training does not constitute
p.(None): obstacles to signing the report by persons performing control activities.
p.(None): 7. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): Specialization.
p.(None): 8. Persons performing control activities are obliged to keep information confidential
p.(None): subject of organization and conducting post-graduate education and results of conducted proceedings.
p.(None): 9. The head of the unit conducting the specialized training, within 7 days of receiving the report, has
p.(None): the right to raise objections as to the manner of conducting control activities and the arrangements contained in
p.(None): protocol.
p.(None): 10. The CMKP director provides the head of the training unit with post-audit recommendations regarding
p.(None): finding irregularities during the inspection and obliges him to remove these irregularities
p.(None): within the prescribed period; copies of the letter with post-audit recommendations to the national consultant for information
p.(None): appropriate for a given field of medicine and competent voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine.
p.(None): 11. In the event of failure to implement post-audit recommendations within a specified period, the CMKP director shall take
p.(None): decision to remove a unit from the list containing the list of units authorized to specialize education.
p.(None): 12. Persons performing control activities are entitled to:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for carrying out control activities in an amount not exceeding PLN 300;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of June 26, 1974 - Code
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): work due to employees on business trips within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the days of performing control activities without retaining the right to
p.(None): remuneration.
p.(None): 13. The amount referred to in para. 12 point 1, is subject to indexation with regard to
p.(None): average annual wage growth rate in the state budgetary sphere adopted in the Budget Act.
p.(None): Art. 19j. The monitoring of the specialization training system consists in particular in recording
p.(None): data specified in art. 16p paragraph 2 and information on the number of units authorized to
p.(None): conducting specialized training and the number of training places, as well as correctness testing
p.(None): the functioning of individual specialization procedures on the basis of those collected this way
p.(None): information.
p.(None): Art. 20. The doctor has the right to use the academic title and degree as well as the specialist title as added
p.(None): defined by separate provisions.
p.(None): Art. 20a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State and has it
p.(None): documents referred to in art. 16a, has the right to use specific specialist titles in the given
p.(None): medicine obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of medical specialties obtained in the countries
p.(None): member states of the European Union, which correspond to specialties obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Article 20b 1. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a European Union Member State
p.(None): has the right, subject to paragraph 2, use the original on the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): a title of education obtained in a country other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): member states of the European Union or its abbreviation.
p.(None): 2. The regional medical council may require that a title indicating the education of a physician or dentist be used
p.(None): along with an indication of the name and seat of the institution which awarded the title.
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p.(None): 3. If the title specifying the training of a doctor, a dentist who is a national of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union is the same as the title for which use is required in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): additional training that this doctor does not have, the District Medical Council may determine the wording of this
p.(None): title that the doctor may use on the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Chapter 4
p.(None): Medical experiment
p.(None): Art. 21. 1. A medical experiment conducted on humans may be a therapeutic or research experiment.
p.(None): 2. The therapeutic experiment is the introduction by the doctor of new or only partially tried
p.(None): diagnostic, therapeutic or prophylactic methods to achieve direct benefit
p.(None): for the health of the treated person. It can be carried out if the medical methods used so far
p.(None): they are not effective or if their effectiveness is not sufficient.
p.(None): 3. The research experiment is primarily aimed at expanding medical knowledge. It can be him
p.(None): carried out on both sick and healthy people. Conducting a research experiment
p.(None): acceptable when participation in it is not associated with risk or the risk is small and not
p.(None): it is disproportionate to the possible positive results of such an experiment.
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p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
p.(None): taking into account ethical criteria as well as the purposefulness and feasibility of the project.
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p.(None): 2a. Bioethics Committees and the Appeal Bioethics Committee also issue opinions on clinical trials, if different
p.(None): Acts so provide, to the extent specified in those Acts.
p.(None): 3. Bioethical committees shall appoint:
p.(None): 1) the regional medical council in the area of ​​its activity, excluding entities referred to in art
p.(None): points 2 and 3;
p.(None): 2) the rector of the university providing medical education or health sciences;
p.(None): 3) director of a research institute supervised by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 4. The composition of the bioethics committees referred to in para. 3 points 2 and 3, also includes a representative
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for health shall, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, appoint an Appeal Board
p.(None): Bioethics, reviewing appeals against resolutions of bioethics committees referred to in para. 2.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): regulations, detailed rules for appointing and financing as well as the mode of operation of bioethics commissions.
p.(None): Chapter 5
p.(None): Rules for practicing the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 30. A physician is obliged to provide medical assistance whenever a delay in her treatment
p.(None): giving could cause danger of loss of life, serious injury or severe
p.(None): health disorder, and in other urgent cases.
p.(None): Art. 31. 1. The physician is obliged to provide the patient or his statutory representative with accessibility
p.(None): information about his state of health, diagnosis, proposed and possible diagnostic methods,
p.(None): medicinal, foreseeable consequences of their use or withdrawal, results of treatment and
p.(None): prognosis.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may provide the information referred to in para. 1 to other people with the consent of the patient or his representative
p.(None): statutory.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 3. At the patient's request, the physician is not obliged to provide the patient with the information referred to in para. 1.
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p.(None): 10) district medical councils and the Supreme Medical Council - within the scope of tasks specified herein
p.(None): the Act and the Act of December 2, 2009 on Medical Chambers (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 965).
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): Chapter 2
p.(None): The right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 5. 1. The Regional Medical Council shall grant, subject to para. 2-6 and art. 5a-5c, the right to exercise
p.(None): the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of dentist for a person who:
p.(None): 1) is a Polish citizen or a citizen of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): European Union;
p.(None): 2) has:
p.(None): a) a medical diploma issued by a Polish university confirming completion of at least
p.(None): six-year medical studies, including at least 5500 teaching hours
p.(None): theoretical and practical, including two-semester practical teaching in clinical fields for the 6th year of study,
p.(None): or a diploma of a dentist issued by a Polish university confirming the completion of at least five years
p.(None): studies in medicine and dentistry, covering at least two semesters practical teaching on 5.
p.(None): year of study, or
p.(None): b) a medical diploma issued by a Polish university confirming the completion of studies
p.(None): medical service started before October 1, 2012 or a diploma of a dentist issued by a Polish school
p.(None): higher confirming the completion of studies in medicine and dentistry started before day 1
p.(None): October 2012, or
p.(None): c) a document confirming the formal qualifications of a physician or dentist satisfying
p.(None): minimum educational requirements set out in European Union law, issued by
p.(None): a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, included in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and the relevant certificate accompanying it, as set out in the list in question
p.(None): in art. 6b, or
p.(None): (d) a diploma of a doctor or dentist issued by a country other than a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, provided that the diploma was recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate ones
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): regulations and that it meets the minimum training requirements specified in the provisions of European Union law;
p.(None): 3) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 4) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 5) has an impeccable ethical attitude.
p.(None): 2. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 district medical council grants the right to exercise
p.(None): of the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist if he speaks Polish in speech and in
p.(None): writing to the extent necessary to practice the profession of a physician or dentist as specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 7a point 1.
p.(None): 3. A person who meets the conditions specified in para. 1 point 1, point 2 lit. a, b or d, as well as points 3-5 and par. 2
p.(None): the District Medical Council grants the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist,
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p.(None): regulations in force in a specific Member State of the European Union.
p.(None): 5. Documents submitted as part of verification shall remain valid for a period of three months from the date of issue.
p.(None): Art. 6b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish "Monitor Polski" list
p.(None): 04/10/2020
p.(None): © Chancellery of the Sejm
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p.(None): diplomas, certificates and other documents confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession or
p.(None): dentist by citizens of European Union member states.
p.(None): Art. 7. 1. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, a district council
p.(None): medical competent for the intended place of the profession grants the right to practice the medical profession
p.(None): or the right to practice the profession of dentist for an indefinite period or for a definite period if he meets
p.(None): the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a doctor's or dentist's diploma issued:
p.(None): a) by a Polish university or
p.(None): b) in a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland, or
p.(None): c) in a country other than a Member State of the European Union, provided that the diploma has been
p.(None): recognized in the Republic of Poland as equivalent in accordance with separate provisions and that it meets the minimum
p.(None): educational requirements set out in European Union legislation;
p.(None): 2) has full legal capacity;
p.(None): 3) has a health condition allowing him to practice the profession of a physician or dentist;
p.(None): 4) has an impeccable ethical attitude;
p.(None): 5) shows knowledge of the Polish language referred to in paragraph. 3;
p.(None): 6) completed post-graduate internship;
p.(None): 7) passed the Medical Final or Medical-Dental Examination
p.(None): Final exam; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 8) obtained the right to stay on the territory of the Republic of Poland, in accordance with separate provisions.
p.(None): 1a. The foreigner referred to in par. 1, intending to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Poland solely for the purpose of undergoing postgraduate education in a specific form or undergoing education at school
p.(None): doctoral in order to obtain a degree or participate in scientific research and development works,
p.(None): the right to practice the profession for a specified period is granted if it meets the conditions set out in paragraph 1.
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p.(None): 1b. The right to practice the profession referred to in paragraph 1a, is granted only for the period of education
p.(None): postgraduate in a specific form or duration of study, or conduct of scientific research and development work in
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p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 9. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize the achievements to date
p.(None): professional and scientific doctor as equivalent to the implementation of a specialization program in a new field
p.(None): medicine, not covered by the current specialization training system, and decide about
p.(None): admission of a doctor to PES. The provisions of para. 7 and 8 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 9a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 7 and 9, are transmitted via SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 10. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, a list of the specializations referred to
p.(None): in paragraph 2 point 2, as well as the manner and procedure for recognizing a doctor's professional and scientific achievements, guided by
p.(None): equivalence of the professional and scientific achievements of a doctor with a given specialization program.
p.(None): Art. 16a. 1. Document confirming formal qualifications in the field of medical specialization or
p.(None): medical or dental doctor or dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): European, meeting the minimum educational requirements set out in European Union regulations, listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3, is equivalent to a document confirming the title of specialist.
p.(None): 2. Confirmed qualifications are also considered equivalent to the title of specialist in medicine:
p.(None): 1) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
p.(None): c) on 1 January 1986 in the Kingdom of Spain or the Republic of Portugal,
p.(None): d) 3 April 1992 in the former German Democratic Republic, which authorizes to practice the profession
p.(None): specialist doctor in the territory of the Federal Republic of Germany on the same terms as the document
p.(None): confirming the qualifications awarded by the competent authorities of the Federal Republic of Germany and included in the list,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 3
p.(None): (e) 1 January 1994 in the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the Republic of Iceland or
p.(None): The Kingdom of Norway,
p.(None): f) on 1 May 1995 in the Principality of Liechtenstein,
p.(None): g) on ​​June 1, 2002 in the Swiss Confederation,
p.(None): h) 1 May 2004 in the Czech Republic, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Lithuania,
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p.(None): 2b. The minister competent for health will announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', a list of documents confirming knowledge of the Polish language.
p.(None): 3. In the case of a physician or dentist of a citizen of a Member State of the European Union, the District Council
p.(None): medical, to meet the requirement referred to in Article. 5 paragraph 1 point 5, considers it sufficient
p.(None): presentation of documents issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): European Union other than the Republic of Poland, confirming that the attitude requirements are met
p.(None): ethical physician and that he is not punished and has not been suspended or deprived of his right
p.(None): practicing a profession due to serious professional misconduct or crime. If the competent state authorities
p.(None): of a European Union Member State other than the Republic of Poland do not issue such documents, shall apply
p.(None): the provision of paragraph 2 point 2.
p.(None): 4. Document confirming the fulfillment of the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 is the decision on
p.(None): health condition allowing the practicing of the profession of doctor or dentist within the scope specified in art. 2, issued
p.(None): by a doctor authorized under the provisions of the medical examination of employees in the field of
p.(None): preventive healthcare for employees and decisions issued for the purposes provided for in the Code
p.(None): work.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a citizen of a European Union Member State, it is sufficient to the extent
p.(None): meeting the requirement specified in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 4 documents referring to
p.(None): physical or mental health required for the medical profession or dental practitioner in the country concerned
p.(None): member states of the European Union. Where such documents are not issued by the country from which
p.(None): the doctor or dentist arrives, the relevant certificate issued by the competent authorities is sufficient
p.(None): this country.
p.(None): 6. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7, doctor or physician
p.(None): the dentist presents the regional medical council in which he intends to do post-graduate internships, documents
p.(None): confirming compliance with the requirements referred to in:
p.(None): 1) art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1 and point 2 lit. a, b or d as well as points 3-5 and par. 2 or
p.(None): 2) art. 5 paragraph 1 point 1, 3-5 and par. 2, and a document confirming formal qualifications
p.(None): doctor or dentist referred to in art. 5 paragraph 1 point 2 lit. c.
p.(None): 7. In order to obtain the right to practice the profession for a specified period necessary to complete an adaptation period
p.(None): or taking an aptitude test within the meaning of the provisions on the recognition of qualifications
p.(None): professional acquired in the Member States of the European Union - doctor or dentist referred to in art.
p.(None): 5c paragraph 1, presents the regional medical council in the area of ​​which
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
p.(None): 10 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
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p.(None): Art. 14c. 1. LEK and LDEK are submitted in the form of written tests, separate for the medical profession and the medical profession
p.(None): dentist, developed for each exam date by experts on issues covered by LEK and LDEK.
p.(None): 2. The LEK and LDEK test questions cover issues in the fields of medicine specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 14f paragraph 1, with particular emphasis on diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
p.(None): 3. LEK and LDEK tests and test questions are developed, processed, distributed and stored in
p.(None): a way preventing access to them by persons other than those participating in their development, processing,
p.(None): distribution and storage, performing or supervising LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): 4. LEK and LDEK tests and test questions may be made available only to the person taking the exam,
p.(None): at its request, after their use in LEK or LDEK. The director of CEM makes tests and test questions available through them
p.(None): presentations at the CEM headquarters. It is forbidden to take available tests and test questions outside the CEM headquarters
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p.(None): medicine and the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 3. PKE consists of specialist doctors in the field of medicine covered by PES or, in justified cases, in
p.(None): related field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) a representative or representatives of a national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) a representative or representatives of scientific societies competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 3) a representative or representatives of the Supreme Medical Council.
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p.(None): 4. The provisions of Art. 14b paragraph 3 and 6-9.
p.(None): 5. The Director of CEM, in order to conduct PES in agreed places and dates, shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of PKE examination teams. The examination team consists of at least three members of PKE,
p.(None): with the representation of the entities listed in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 6. The tasks of the PKE or an examination team separated from its members include:
p.(None): 1) providing CEM with test cards after conducting the test exam, maintaining the secrecy of the procedure;
p.(None): 2) assessing the oral exam;
p.(None): 3) providing CEM with the PES assessment and other documentation related to the PES carried out,
p.(None): no later than within 14 days from the end of PES.
p.(None): 7. The members of the PKE or the examination team conducting a given PES are entitled to:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the work of this team, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for the chairman and
p.(None): not higher than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code, due to employees due to business travel on
p.(None): area of ​​the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of the PKE meeting or the examination team, without retaining the right to remuneration in
p.(None): case of organizing PES on a business day.
p.(None): 8. The detailed mode of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 7 point 1, and the reimbursement of costs referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 7 point 2, is determined by way of an ordinance, the director of CEM.
p.(None): Article 16 1. CEM sets PES results and publishes them in SMK, and publishes them in the scope of the test exam
p.(None): on your website. The PES result does not constitute a decision within the meaning of the Act of June 14, 1960.
p.(None): - Code of Administrative Procedure.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who did not join PES within the prescribed period or obtained a negative result from PES may join
p.(None): PES in the next exam session.
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p.(None): 3. In the case referred to in para. 2, the physician submits to the CEM director the application referred to in art. 16rb
p.(None): paragraph. 1. The provisions of art. 16 item 2-6 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 4. Positive PES result is considered to be positive results from both parts referred to in art. 16rc paragraph
p.(None): 2.
p.(None): 5. If the PES in a given examination session consists of a test exam and an oral exam, and
p.(None): when the director of CEM has determined, pursuant to art. 16rc paragraph 2, that the exam is conducted first
p.(None): test, the condition for taking the oral exam is passing the test. Score
p.(None): the positive from the PES part is recognized in the next six examination sessions after the session in which he stayed
p.(None): gained. In the event of failure to obtain a positive result from one part of PES or failure to join a part
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p.(None): to remove the irregularities found and specify the deadline for their implementation.
p.(None): Art. 19f. 1. Specialization training may be conducted by organizational units referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19 paragraph 1 which meet the conditions specified in para. 2 and obtained accreditation for training
p.(None): specialization. Confirmation of accreditation is an entry on the list of accredited units to be kept
p.(None): specialization training in a given field.
p.(None): 2. The organizational unit referred to in para. 1, applying for accreditation to conduct training
p.(None): specialization, is obliged to meet the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) to carry out activities corresponding to the profile of specialized training conducted or possess
p.(None): branches in its organizational structure
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p.(None): hospital or other organizational units with a profile corresponding to this training;
p.(None): 2) provide substantive and organizational conditions enabling the implementation of the specialization program
p.(None): a certain number of doctors;
p.(None): 3) ensure supervision within the existing organizational structure:
p.(None): a) in the case of hospitals - on the quality of teaching and treatment activities in the field
p.(None): postgraduate education of doctors or dentists,
p.(None): b) for other organizational units - on the quality of teaching activities in the field of education
p.(None): postgraduate doctors or dentists;
p.(None): 4) ensure monitoring of specialist physician training documentation;
p.(None): 5) employ under an employment contract or under a civil law contract or have employees
p.(None): in the official position in hospital wards or in organizational units referred to in point 1:
p.(None): a) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or with a second degree of specialization in the relevant
p.(None): medicine or
p.(None): b) at least two doctors with the title of specialist or II degree of specialization in the field
p.(None): related, in the case of specialties for which the provisions in force before the date of entry into force
p.(None): the Act did not provide for obtaining the 2nd degree of specialization or specialist title, or
p.(None): c) at least one doctor with the title of specialist or II degree specialization in
p.(None): relevant field of dentistry, in the case of organizational units or organizational units
p.(None): implementing specialized training in the field of dentistry
p.(None): - who have agreed to be the head of specialization;
p.(None): 6) have the staff, medical equipment and apparatus necessary to carry out the tasks specified in the program
p.(None): specialization in accordance with the accreditation standards referred to in art. 16f paragraph 3 point 7;
p.(None): 7) provide health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the specialization program to a certain number of doctors;
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p.(None): 8) provide round-the-clock health services to persons hospitalized or not requiring hospitalization, in
p.(None): health and life threatening situations and in other urgent cases, if it results from
p.(None): specialization program;
p.(None): 9) provide physicians undergoing specialization training with medical roster in the specified number
p.(None): specialization program or shift work or equivalent working time at maximum working time
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p.(None): 6) document number.
p.(None): 8. An electronic document confirming the completion of the course is made available to system users via SMK.
p.(None): Art. 19h. 1. The minister competent for health matters supervises the implementation of specialization training.
p.(None): 2. The supervision shall cover in particular:
p.(None): 1) compliance of classes with the specialization program;
p.(None): 2) the correctness of the documentation of the course of specialization training;
p.(None): 3) ensuring the appropriate quality of specialist training.
p.(None): 3. As part of the supervision referred to in para. 1, control and monitoring of the implementation of the training shall be carried out
p.(None): specialization.
p.(None): 4. The activities referred to in par. 3, performed by the director of CMKP.
p.(None): 5. The CMKP Director based on the control activities carried out and the available forms of system monitoring
p.(None): specialization prepares a report on the state of implementation of specialization education in a given year and presents
p.(None): him competent for health matters.
p.(None): 6. CMKP conducts cyclical knowledge trainings about the specialization system, intended for
p.(None): specialization managers, managers of units conducting specialization trainings and
p.(None): representatives of the voivode financed from the state budget from the part managed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
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p.(None): Art. 19i. 1. Control of the implementation of specialization training is conducted by a control team appointed
p.(None): by the director of CMKP. The team may include, apart from CMKP employees:
p.(None): 1) a national or voivodship consultant in the relevant field of medicine or his representative or
p.(None): 2) a representative or representatives of a consultant or national consultants in the fields of medicine
p.(None): related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine and
p.(None): 4) a representative of the competent voivode.
p.(None): 2. The control team, composed of at least 3 members, performing control activities, subject to authorization, has
p.(None): right:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) inspect the documentation of the course of training kept by the unit conducting the training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 4) demand from the head of the unit conducting specialization training oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of participants of specialization training and teaching staff.
p.(None): 3. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which shall contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the unit conducting the specialized training;
p.(None): 2) place of specialist training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the head of the unit
p.(None): conducting specialized training.
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p.(None): 7. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the head of the unit conducting the training
p.(None): Specialization.
p.(None): 8. Persons performing control activities are obliged to keep information confidential
p.(None): subject of organization and conducting post-graduate education and results of conducted proceedings.
p.(None): 9. The head of the unit conducting the specialized training, within 7 days of receiving the report, has
p.(None): the right to raise objections as to the manner of conducting control activities and the arrangements contained in
p.(None): protocol.
p.(None): 10. The CMKP director provides the head of the training unit with post-audit recommendations regarding
p.(None): finding irregularities during the inspection and obliges him to remove these irregularities
p.(None): within the prescribed period; copies of the letter with post-audit recommendations to the national consultant for information
p.(None): appropriate for a given field of medicine and competent voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine.
p.(None): 11. In the event of failure to implement post-audit recommendations within a specified period, the CMKP director shall take
p.(None): decision to remove a unit from the list containing the list of units authorized to specialize education.
p.(None): 12. Persons performing control activities are entitled to:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for carrying out control activities in an amount not exceeding PLN 300;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of June 26, 1974 - Code
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p.(None): work due to employees on business trips within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the days of performing control activities without retaining the right to
p.(None): remuneration.
p.(None): 13. The amount referred to in para. 12 point 1, is subject to indexation with regard to
p.(None): average annual wage growth rate in the state budgetary sphere adopted in the Budget Act.
p.(None): Art. 19j. The monitoring of the specialization training system consists in particular in recording
p.(None): data specified in art. 16p paragraph 2 and information on the number of units authorized to
p.(None): conducting specialized training and the number of training places, as well as correctness testing
p.(None): the functioning of individual specialization procedures on the basis of those collected this way
p.(None): information.
p.(None): Art. 20. The doctor has the right to use the academic title and degree as well as the specialist title as added
p.(None): defined by separate provisions.
p.(None): Art. 20a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State and has it
p.(None): documents referred to in art. 16a, has the right to use specific specialist titles in the given
p.(None): medicine obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 2. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of medical specialties obtained in the countries
p.(None): member states of the European Union, which correspond to specialties obtained in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Article 20b 1. Doctor, dentist who is a citizen of a European Union Member State
p.(None): has the right, subject to paragraph 2, use the original on the territory of the Republic of Poland
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p.(None): to a foreigner holding a permit
p.(None): temporary stay granted in connection with the circumstance referred to in art. 159 paragraph 1 point 1
p.(None): point c or d of the Act of 12 December 2013 on foreigners and a foreigner who in the Republic of Poland
p.(None): granted refugee status or subsidiary protection.
p.(None): 3. The statement referred to in para. 2 point 1, is submitted before starting to practice for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and repeats each year in which the doctor or dentist intends to perform
p.(None): in a temporary and occasional occupation in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 4. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, the documents referred to in para. 2 points 2-4 present
p.(None): the competent regional medical council before starting the profession for the first time
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland and each time a significant change in the information contained therein.
p.(None): 5. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, upon submission of the statement and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2, shall be entered in the register of doctors temporarily and occasionally practicing the profession
p.(None): run by the appropriate regional medical council.
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p.(None): 6. The register referred to in par. 5, is kept in the form of information and IT and
p.(None): contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) entry number in the register;
p.(None): 2) professional title;
p.(None): 3) names and surname;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) date of birth;
p.(None): 6) place of birth;
p.(None): 7) citizenship;
p.(None): 8) number of the identity document;
p.(None): 9) name and designation of the document confirming the right to practice medicine in the country
p.(None): a member of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 10) specializations held;
p.(None): 11) place, period, form and scope of health services provided on a temporary and occasional basis
p.(None): practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland, if their identification is possible;
p.(None): 12) date of issue of the certificate by the regional medical board on the fulfillment of its obligation to submit
p.(None): statements;
p.(None): 13) correspondence address.
p.(None): 7. The District Medical Council shall enter the physician, dentist in the register referred to in par. 6, and appears
p.(None): doctor, dentist certificate
p.(None): about his compliance with the obligation to submit a certificate and documents,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2. Entry in the register and issue of the certificate may not cause delays or
p.(None): difficulties in the temporary and occasional pursuit of the profession.
p.(None): 8. Regional medical council, whenever a physician or dentist temporarily and occasionally
p.(None): performs a profession in the area of ​​its activity, may apply to the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, in which this doctor has the right to practice, to provide information
p.(None): confirming that he is exercising his profession lawfully in that country and that he has not been punished in connection with
p.(None): practicing profession.
p.(None): 9. The provision of art. 6a section 4 shall apply accordingly.
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p.(None): 1a. The application referred to in para. 1 shall be submitted within the period from February 1 to February 28 - for the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying tests carried out from March 1 to March 31, or from September 1 to September 30 -
p.(None): for the qualification procedure carried out from October 1 to October 31. In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of the application within a week before the expiry
p.(None): appropriate deadlines, these deadlines are extended by the duration of the failure from its removal. Extension of the deadline
p.(None): ex officio by the system operator.
p.(None): 1b. By the dates referred to in paragraph 1a, the provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): Code of Administrative Procedure.
p.(None): 1c. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status being announced, the minister competent for health
p.(None): may change the dates referred to in paragraph 1a. In the absence of circumstances being
p.(None): the reason for changing the deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, however
p.(None): the total period of postponing a given date may not be longer than 5 months. For these terms shall not apply
p.(None): provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information about the change
p.(None): these terms are announced by the minister competent for health on his website.
p.(None): 2. The application referred to in para. 1, includes:
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p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
p.(None): 2) surname at birth;
p.(None): 3) place and date of birth;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 6) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 7) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 8) features of the document on the basis of which a foreigner who is not a citizen of the European Union resides in the territory
p.(None): Polish Republic;
p.(None): 9) professional license number;
p.(None): 10) serial number, date and entity issuing the right to practice a profession;
p.(None): 11) specialist titles and year of obtaining them, as well as the mode of undergoing specialist training;
p.(None): 12) specialist training held so far not completed by obtaining the title of specialist and their mode
p.(None): event;
p.(None): 13) LEK or LDEK result; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
p.(None): 14) academic degree or academic title;
p.(None): 15) number of publications and their list;
p.(None): 16) period of employment in an accredited body, in accordance with the direction of the application
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 17) the proposed course of specialist training.
p.(None): 3. The voivode electronically confirms the recording of the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 1 of the data.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of National Defense electronically confirms the recording of the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 2,
p.(None): data.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for internal affairs or the organizational unit designated by him confirms
p.(None): electronically saving the applications submitted in the application referred to in para. 1 point 3 of the data.
p.(None): 6. (repealed)
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p.(None): cross-border pursuant to Directive 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September 2005 on
p.(None): recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of 30.09.2005, p. 22, as amended).
p.(None): Art. 10. 1. A doctor who intends to take up the profession 5 years after obtaining a medical diploma or
p.(None): A dentist is obliged to undergo training before granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): theoretical, whose mode, program, place and period will be determined by the district medical council, by way of resolution,
p.(None): given the length of time since the diploma was obtained. The costs of this training are borne by the doctor.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): 3. A doctor with the right to practice a profession, who does not practice it for more than 5 years, but intends
p.(None): undertake its performance, it is required to notify the competent regional medical council and to carry it out
p.(None): training.
p.(None): 4. The provisions of para. 1 and 3 shall not apply to a doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State,
p.(None): who has a diploma or other documents confirming formal qualifications listed in the list,
p.(None): referred to in art. 6b, and so far he has not obtained the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession
p.(None): dentist in the territory of the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): Art. 11. 1. If the regional medical council finds that there is a reasonable suspicion of insufficient
p.(None): vocational training, appoints a commission of physicians with appropriate professional qualifications, which
p.(None): gives an opinion on the professional preparation of this doctor.
p.(None): 2. The District Medical Council on the basis of the opinion of the commission referred to in par. 1 may oblige the physician to serve
p.(None): complementary training. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district meeting
p.(None): medical council while examining his case.
p.(None): 3. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1.
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p.(None): 4. In the event of an unjustified failure to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): evading participation in the training referred to in para. 2 and art. 10 paragraph 3, district council
p.(None): medical doctor adopts a resolution to suspend the doctor's right to practice the profession or to restrict him
p.(None): performing specific medical activities until the end of training.
p.(None): 5. The regional medical council shall determine the mode, place and training program referred to in par. 2 and in
p.(None): Art. 10 paragraph 3. The costs of this training shall be borne by the doctor.
p.(None): Art. 12. 1. If the regional medical council finds that there is a reasonable suspicion of inability
p.(None): a physician to practice or limit the performance of specific medical activities from
p.(None): due to the state of health making it impossible to practice the medical profession, he appoints a commission composed of specialist doctors
p.(None): from relevant fields of medicine. The commission issues a medical disability certificate
p.(None): to practice or limit any strictly defined medical activities.
p.(None): 2. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1 and undergo the necessary examinations.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Council, on the basis of the commission's ruling, may adopt a resolution to suspend the right to exercise
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p.(None): a doctor with the right to practice. The intern doctor is entitled in particular to:
p.(None): 1) subject and subjective examination of the patient and giving medical advice after consultation with
p.(None): guardian;
p.(None): 2) issuing medical orders after consulting the guardian;
p.(None): 3) issuing referrals for laboratory tests and other diagnostic tests, and after consulting a doctor
p.(None): having the right to practice the profession for an indefinite period of time for tests requiring diagnostic methods and
p.(None): medicinal products posing an increased risk for the patient;
p.(None): 4) independent use commissioned by a doctor authorized to practice the profession
p.(None): indefinite period of diagnostic and therapeutic methods whose practical skill has been
p.(None): ascertained by a guardian;
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p.(None): 5) jointly with the doctor possessing the right to practice the profession of indefinite use of methods
p.(None): diagnostic and therapeutic methods that pose an increased risk to the patient and jointly perform procedures with him
p.(None): operational, covered by the postgraduate internship program;
p.(None): 6) keeping a medical history and other medical documentation in cooperation with the caregiver;
p.(None): 7) providing information on the patient's state of health;
p.(None): 8) ordering care operations;
p.(None): 9) in emergencies for urgent administration or for medication to be administered to a patient, and if they are strongly or
p.(None): very strong - after seeking, if possible, the opinion of one doctor;
p.(None): 10) confirmation of death;
p.(None): 11) issuing prescriptions and issuing medical opinions and certificates after agreeing with the guardian of the content contained therein
p.(None): information.
p.(None): 3c. (Deleted)
p.(None): 3d. Doctor, dentist undergo post-graduate internship on the basis of an employment contract concluded on time
p.(None): determined for the purpose of vocational preparation including the implementation of the postgraduate internship program, with
p.(None): subject to paragraph 7a.
p.(None): 3e. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State takes a post-graduate internship
p.(None): on the terms applicable to Polish citizens, if it meets at least one of the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) has a permanent residence permit in the Republic of Poland or a long-term resident's residence permit
p.(None): The European Union;
p.(None): 2) has refugee status in the Republic of Poland;
p.(None): 3) has a valid Pole's Card.
p.(None): 3f. A foreigner who is not a citizen of a European Union Member State and does not comply
p.(None): the conditions referred to in paragraph 3e, takes a post-graduate internship under a civil law contract for a post-graduate internship,
p.(None): concluded with the unit referred to in art. 5 paragraph 9, in which the agreement defines the scope of mutual relations
p.(None): obligations for the duration of its serving.
p.(None): 3g. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. Organization, financing and ensuring conditions for post-graduate internships for graduates
p.(None): medical and dental care
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p.(None): qualification, with the consent of the competent national consultant in a given field of medicine. For this purpose, the doctor submits
p.(None): the application referred to in art. 16c paragraph 1.
p.(None): 4a. In the case of a physician referred to in par. 4, provisions of art. 16c paragraph 2-5 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a physician referred to in par. 4, who started specialization training, manager
p.(None): specialization may apply to the director of the Medical Center for Postgraduate Education, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "CMKP", for recognition of the current scientific and professional achievements of the doctor as equivalent to implementation
p.(None): by him in part or in full in the specialized module.
p.(None): 6. In the case of a doctor with a postdoctoral degree and having relevant achievements
p.(None): professional and scientific in the scope of the specialist module referred to in par. 2 point 2 and having a title
p.(None): specialist or 2nd degree specialization in the field corresponding to the basic module referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 2 point 1 qualified for undergoing specialist training in the course of procedure
p.(None): qualification manager, specialization manager in consultation with the relevant national consultant in a given field
p.(None): medicine may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of the current scientific and professional achievements of the doctor as equivalent
p.(None): with the implementation of part or all of the specialized module program.
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p.(None): 7. The Director of the CMKP, based on the opinion of the team he appointed, may recognize, by way of a decision, the existing one
p.(None): scientific and professional achievements of the doctor referred to in paragraph 4-6, equivalent to his implementation in part
p.(None): or in full the detailed program of the specialized module, and if recognized as equivalent in full -
p.(None): decide to admit this doctor to PES.
p.(None): 8. The composition of the team referred to in para. 7, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 9. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize the achievements to date
p.(None): professional and scientific doctor as equivalent to the implementation of a specialization program in a new field
p.(None): medicine, not covered by the current specialization training system, and decide about
p.(None): admission of a doctor to PES. The provisions of para. 7 and 8 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 9a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 7 and 9, are transmitted via SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 10. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, a list of the specializations referred to
p.(None): in paragraph 2 point 2, as well as the manner and procedure for recognizing a doctor's professional and scientific achievements, guided by
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p.(None): war and peace or their representatives - in the areas to which it applies;
p.(None): 3) a representative or representatives of scientific societies competent in a given field of medicine, and in the case of
p.(None): absence - in a related field;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council;
p.(None): 5) CMKP representative.
p.(None): 7. The chairman of the expert team shall be appointed by the CMKP director as the national consultant in the given
p.(None): the field of medicine for which a specialization program is to be developed and, if not appointed, in the field
p.(None): related.
p.(None): 8. CMKP publishes specialization programs approved by the minister competent for health matters on its own
p.(None): website and using SMK.
p.(None): Art. 16g. 1. The minister competent for health matters shall determine, by regulation:
p.(None): 1) list of basic modules appropriate for a given specialization training and list
p.(None): specializations with a common core module,
p.(None): 2) a list of uniform modules appropriate for a given specialization training
p.(None): - having regard to the links between the fields of medicine within modules and within the specialization, fields of medicine and
p.(None): minimum training periods in these fields, as defined in European Union legislation, as well as
p.(None): current state of medical knowledge;
p.(None): 3) templates of applications for the start of specialization training for Polish citizens and foreigners,
p.(None): 4) regulations of the qualification procedure
p.(None): - taking into account the need to ensure the objectivity and transparency of the selection procedure.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Military Medical Council, will determine, by regulation, supplementary programs for a specific specialization,
p.(None): containing the scope of theoretical knowledge required and the practical skills required, their forms and methods
p.(None): acquisition, duration and manner of undergoing complementary training, and forms and methods of assessment
p.(None): knowledge and skills acquired by the doctor, as well as the way of completing the supplementary training, bearing in mind
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p.(None): the need for the physician to acquire additional knowledge for the provision of health services in a specified manner
p.(None): medicine, in the scope and conditions resulting from the specifics of military service and defense needs
p.(None): country.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the National Council of Laboratory Diagnosticians, shall determine, in
p.(None): by way of an ordinance, a list of specializations entitling a doctor to carry out activities independently
p.(None): laboratory diagnostics in the laboratory, taking into account the appropriate range of knowledge and skills
p.(None): specified in the specialization program necessary for independent performance of laboratory diagnostics.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health may determine, by regulation, priority fields of medicine,
p.(None): guided by the needs in the implementation of health services.
p.(None): 5. The Minister of National Defense may define, by regulation, priority fields of medicine for
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p.(None): day of commencement of the next year of specialization training, in agreement with
p.(None): head of the entity conducting specialized training. The head of specialization immediately notes
p.(None): any change to the annual detailed specialization training plan. Annual detailed training plans
p.(None): specialization and its changes are posted in SMK.
p.(None): 6a. The head of specialization immediately confirms the doctor's implementation of individual elements
p.(None): specialization training using SMK, in particular by confirming entries completed on
p.(None): currently by a doctor at EKS.
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p.(None): 7. The head of specialization supervises the implementation of the specialization program by the attending physician
p.(None): specialization training. As part of the supervision, the head of specialization, and in relation to points 2-4 a doctor
p.(None): Head of internship:
p.(None): 1) sets, using SMK, a detailed plan of specialization training; 1a) supervises the fulfillment of the obligation
p.(None): ongoing replenishment of EKS;
p.(None): 2) consult and evaluate diagnostic tests proposed and performed by a doctor
p.(None): interpretation, diagnosis of the disease, methods of treatment, prognosis and recommendations for the patient;
p.(None): 3) supervises the doctor's performance of diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitation procedures
p.(None): covered by the specialization program until the physician acquires the skills to perform them himself;
p.(None): 4) participates in the surgery performed by the doctor or the treatment method used, or
p.(None): diagnostics posing an increased risk for the patient until the doctor acquires skills
p.(None): make or use them yourself;
p.(None): 5) issues professional opinion, including skills and aptitudes, skills
p.(None): manual, attitude towards patients and colleagues, organizational skills and working skills in
p.(None): team;
p.(None): 6) applies accordingly to the voivode, the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for
p.(None): internal affairs for discontinuation of specialist training by a doctor who is not implementing the program
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 7) applies accordingly to the voivode, the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for matters
p.(None): internal for extension of the duration of specialization training;
p.(None): 8) confirms, through SMK, that individual elements of the specialization program have been implemented and
p.(None): complete the specialization training in accordance with the specialization program.
p.(None): 8. A doctor undergoing specialization training may apply after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization
p.(None): to the director of the CMKP with a request for recognition as equivalent to the implementation of elements of the specialization program
p.(None): training internship, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of procedures or
p.(None): medical procedures as well as major internships or
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p.(None): training courses completed abroad or in the country, in entities providing specialized training, and
p.(None): possible shortening of the period of specialized training, if the period from the day of their completion to
p.(None): the day on which the doctor commences specialized training is not longer than 5 years.
p.(None): 9. (repealed)
p.(None): 10. A doctor undergoing specialization training, after obtaining a positive opinion of the head of specialization, may
p.(None): apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition for the period of specialization training, internship
p.(None): training, including training and participation in the performance and implementation of medical procedures or procedures,
p.(None): as well as field internships or training courses completed abroad in the current period
p.(None): specialization training.
p.(None): 11. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, specializing,
p.(None): obtaining the opinion of a specialization manager and consultant in a given medical field or fields
p.(None): medicine related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace,
p.(None): may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of part of the period of specialization in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant module if he was serving outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, provided that the nature of this service, including participation in performance and performance
p.(None): medical procedures and procedures, corresponded to the relevant specialization program.
p.(None): 12. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of a decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program and shorten the period of the doctor
p.(None): undergoing this training, but not more than by 1/2 the duration of the specialization training or modules about which
p.(None): referred to in art. 16 clause 2.
p.(None): 13. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8 and 10, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program.
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p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 14. The composition of the team referred to in para. 12 and 13, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 15. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, a medical practitioner undergoing training
p.(None): specialization may be directed by:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans to the subject in which the specialist training takes place or to
p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
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p.(None): practical knowledge and skills;
p.(None): 6) a document containing information about the place, duration and type of professional activities
p.(None): performed after obtaining the title of specialist.
p.(None): 4. The application is subject to substantive assessment by a team of experts appointed by the CMKP director.
p.(None): 5. The team referred to in para. 4, include doctors with the title of specialist in a given field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) a national consultant competent in a given field of medicine or his representative;
p.(None): 2) two doctors holding the academic title or academic degree of habilitated doctor;
p.(None): 3) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council;
p.(None): 4) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine.
p.(None): 6. The team shall meet as necessary, but at least once every three months, unless it has not been submitted
p.(None): no request.
p.(None): 7. If, on the basis of the documents presented by the doctor, the team determines the duration of the training
p.(None): or forms of acquiring practical knowledge and skills do not correspond in essential elements to the program
p.(None): specialization in a given specialty in the Republic of Poland, substantive assessment issued by the team
p.(None): is negative or includes an indication for a follow-up internship, including time
p.(None): duration and substantive scope of this internship and indication of the entity conducting the specialist training,
p.(None): which should be completed by an internship.
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p.(None): 8. On the basis of the substantive assessment referred to in para. 7, the director of CMKP shall issue an opinion within 30 days, which together
p.(None): with files, it is immediately forwarded to the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 9. The minister competent for health shall, by means of a decision, recognize or refuse to recognize the title of specialist obtained as
p.(None): abroad as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland.
p.(None): 10. If the opinion referred to in para. 8, includes an indication for completing an internship,
p.(None): the minister competent for health shall direct a doctor to undergo this internship, taking into account the duration and scope
p.(None): substantive of this internship and an indication of the entity conducting the specialist training in which the complementary internship
p.(None): should be done.
p.(None): 11. The supplementary internship cannot last longer than 3 years.
p.(None): 12. The doctor takes a supplementary internship as part of a paid training leave, a fixed-term employment contract
p.(None): undergoing a supplementary internship or a civil law contract for a supplementary internship concluded with the indicated
p.(None): entity conducting specialized training, under the conditions specified in the contract.
p.(None): 13. The supplementary internship ends with obtaining a professional opinion issued by the head of the appropriate unit
p.(None): organizational entity conducting specialized training.
p.(None): 14. On the basis of the professional opinion, the minister competent for health issues a decision in which he recognizes the title
p.(None): specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland, or refuses to recognize this title.
p.(None): 15. Decisions referred to in para. 9 and 14, shall be placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) citizenship of the person concerned;
p.(None): 4) country obtaining the title of specialist;
p.(None): 5) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 6) type of settlement;
p.(None): 7) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): Art. 16o. 1. The doctor may not implement or continue specialization training in the case of:
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p.(None): 1) suspension of the right to practice a medical profession or a prohibition to practice a medical profession;
p.(None): 2) doctor's limitations in performing specific medical activities covered by the specialization program;
p.(None): 3) the doctor's failure to take specialized training within a period of 3 months from the day indicated as the day
p.(None): commencing this training on a referral issued by the steering body for training, for reasons
p.(None): lying on the doctor's side;
p.(None): 4) the doctor's discontinuation of specialist training;
p.(None): 5) discontinuation of the specialist training for a doctor at the request of the head of specialization after
p.(None): obtaining the opinion of a competent voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine or a consultant
p.(None): national in a given field of medicine or fields of medicine related to the implementation of the tasks of the state
p.(None): related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace and the relevant regional chamber
p.(None): medical;
p.(None): 6) the end of the period in which he was obliged to complete specialization training. 1a. By giving up by
p.(None): doctor undergoing specialist training,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1 point 4, it should be understood that the physician ceases to implement the specialization program,
p.(None): in accordance with the annual detailed plan of specialization training referred to in art. 16m paragraph 6, or not completing
p.(None): entries, via SMK, in EKS by a doctor, referred to in art. 16m paragraph 6a, within 3 months of
p.(None): make the last entry, for reasons attributable to the doctor.
p.(None): 2. The relevant entity is obliged to notify via voivode, Minister of Defense, via SMK, respectively
p.(None): Narodowa or the minister competent for internal affairs on the occurrence of the circumstances referred to in para. 1 point
p.(None): 1-5.
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. The voivode, the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for internal affairs shall issue a decision accordingly
p.(None): deletion of a doctor from the register of doctors undergoing specialist training, hereinafter referred to as the "register", on
p.(None): the basis of:
p.(None): 1) notification by the relevant entity of the occurrence of the circumstances referred to in para. 1 points 1-4, or
p.(None): information on the occurrence of circumstances referred to in par. 1 points 1-4 by other authorized entities;
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p.(None): 2) the application of the head of specialization for the interruption of specialization training after obtaining by the voivode,
p.(None): Minister of National Defense or minister competent for internal affairs competent opinion
p.(None): voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine or consultant in a given field of medicine or
p.(None): medicine fields related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to national defense over time
p.(None): war and peace and the appropriate regional medical chamber.
p.(None): 5. The decision referred to in para. 4, shall be placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 6. The decision referred to in para. 4, the provisions of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code shall apply
p.(None): administrative proceedings. On the decision, the entities referred to in paragraph 4, shall also notify the doctor in writing.
p.(None): Art. 16p. 1. The register is kept by CMKP, using SMK, using data
p.(None): immediately published in SMK directly by voivods, the Minister of National Defense and the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): 2. The register is kept in the information and IT system according to a specific data system:
p.(None): 1) registration number consisting of a sequence of consecutive characters:
p.(None): a) a two-digit voivodship symbol being the first element of the division unit identifier
p.(None): territorial defined in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 49 of the Act of 29 June 1995 on
p.(None): public statistics (Journal of Laws of 2019, items 649, 730 and 2294),
p.(None): b) a four-character specialization code, in accordance with the list of specialization codes specified in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 8 clause 2
p.(None): c) the seven-digit number "The right to practice the profession of medicine" or "The right to practice the profession of dentist";
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p.(None): 1) the voivode competent for the area of ​​the voivodship in which the applicant underwent training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) Minister of National Defense - in the case of applicants who are soldiers on active duty
p.(None): military, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities established by the Minister
p.(None): National Defense;
p.(None): 3) the minister competent for internal affairs or an organizational unit designated by him - in the case of
p.(None): applicants on duty or employed in medical entities set up by the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): 3. Entities referred to in para. 2, carry out the verification referred to in para. 1, and they ask, using
p.(None): SMK, to competent national consultants
p.(None): for substantive verification whether the applicant has undergone specialization training in accordance with the specialization program,
p.(None): within 14 days from the day the doctor receives confirmation of completion of the specialist training in accordance with
p.(None): with a specialization program by a head of specialization. The national consultant verifies
p.(None): by means of SMK, within 14 days of receiving the occurrence of the given entity. In case of lack
p.(None): a national consultant in a given field is a national consultant in a related field.
p.(None): 4. In the case of applicants who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or
p.(None): employed in medicinal entities created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense,
p.(None): the competent national consultant before performing the verification referred to in para. 3 may apply to
p.(None): competent national defense consultant for an opinion.
p.(None): 5. If the applicant fails to complete the specialization program, the relevant national consultant will be charged
p.(None): SMK's help indicates missing elements of a specialization program.
p.(None): 6. The entities referred to in par. 2, immediately after obtaining information from a national consultant:
p.(None): 1) confirm the completion of specialization training;
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p.(None): 2) in the case referred to in para. 5, refuse to confirm the completion of specialization training and
p.(None): they direct to the missing element of the specialization program and extend the training period in the mode
p.(None): pozarezydenckim
p.(None): o the time necessary to implement this element, taking into account the period of interruption resulting from the verification procedure
p.(None): implementation of the specialization program.
p.(None): 7. The entities referred to in para. 2, notify the applicant of the decision about which
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 6, using SMK. On refusal to confirm the completion of specialization training
p.(None): entities referred to in par. 2 shall also notify the applicant in writing. For delivery
p.(None): written notification of the provisions of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure
p.(None): shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 8. In the event of refusal to confirm the completion of specialization training,
p.(None): the applicant, within 14 days from the date of delivery of the decision referred to in para. 6, maybe
p.(None): apply to the entity referred to in paragraph 2, for verification of the settlement.
p.(None): 9. In the case referred to in para. 5, the entities referred to in para. 2, perform formal verification of the completion
p.(None): by a specialized training doctor in accordance with the specialization program, after completing the missing element
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p.(None): 10) models of documents confirming the implementation of the specialization program and its completion, taking into account
p.(None): the need to ensure the proper conduct of the specialization program;
p.(None): 11) procedure for recognizing professional and scientific achievements in a new field of medicine not covered by the system
p.(None): specialization training as equivalent
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p.(None): with specialization training, including criteria for the evaluation of professional and scientific achievements,
p.(None): 12) the procedure for recognizing the professional and scientific achievements of doctors with a doctoral degree
p.(None): postdoctoral degree as equivalent to completed specialization training, including criteria for assessing professional and academic achievements
p.(None): - having regard to the scope of training completed in the country or abroad,
p.(None): 13) procedure for issuing by the CEM director of a duplicate or copy of a PES diploma and the manner of paying the fee for issuing
p.(None): duplicate or copy of a PES diploma,
p.(None): 14) the procedure for making the PES diploma by the CEM director and the method of paying the fee
p.(None): diploma corrections,
p.(None): 15) template of the document referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7, confirming completion of the course,
p.(None): 16) the amount of remuneration for performing control activities referred to in art. 19i paragraph 12 point 1
p.(None): - aiming to ensure efficient implementation of tasks by CEM, ensuring document transparency, o
p.(None): referred to in art. 19g paragraph 7 and taking into account the workload associated with carrying out control activities.
p.(None): 2. The Minister of National Defense in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): Of the Military Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the regulations of the qualification procedure, procedure and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is a soldier in active military service, as well as
p.(None): performing service or employed in a medical entity, for which the entity creating and supervising is
p.(None): The Minister of National Defense, and sample documents referred to in para. 1 point 10, taking into account necessity
p.(None): ensuring the proper course and specificity of specialist training for a physician who is a soldier in active health
p.(None): military service and on duty or employed in a medical entity for which the subject
p.(None): the creation is the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for internal affairs in consultation with the minister competent for health, after
p.(None): consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine, by regulation, the mode and manner
p.(None): undergoing specialist training by a physician who is an officer in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister
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p.(None): competent for internal affairs or employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or
p.(None): serving in a therapeutic entity, established by the minister competent for internal affairs,
p.(None): and model documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure
p.(None): the correct course and specificity of the training of a specialist physician who is an officer in relation
p.(None): services in organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs
p.(None): either employed under a contract of employment or a civil law contract, or serving in a medical entity,
p.(None): created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 4. The Minister of Justice in consultation with the minister competent for health, after consulting the opinion
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council will determine, by regulation, the mode and manner of training
p.(None): specialization by a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service, and designs
p.(None): documents referred to in paragraph 1 point 10, taking into account the need to ensure proper course
p.(None): and the specifics of the specialist training for a doctor who is an officer of the Prison Service or
p.(None): employed in a medical entity established by the Minister of Justice or the Prison Service authorities.
p.(None): Art. 17. 1. A physician may obtain a certificate confirming possession of narrower skills
p.(None): medical fields or the provision of specific health services, hereinafter referred to as "certificate".
p.(None): 2. The doctor obtains a certificate after undergoing training and passing a state examination after its completion.
p.(None): 3. The conditions of conducting the training, including the amount of training fees, are specified in the contract concluded between the entity
p.(None): training and doctor.
p.(None): 4. The training may be conducted by an entity entered on the list of entities authorized to train in
p.(None): obtaining skills in narrower fields of medicine or providing specific services
p.(None): health, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "List" kept by the minister competent for health who meets the following conditions:
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p.(None): control activities.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, carrying out control activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) access to the documentation of the course of education kept by the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) demand from the organizer of oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of education participants and teaching staff.
p.(None): 4. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which should contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the headquarters of the training organizer;
p.(None): 2) place of training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing these activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
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p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the training organizer, and
p.(None): about the reason for this refusal.
p.(None): 5. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the training organizer.
p.(None): 6. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the training organizer submits a reasoned opinion
p.(None): objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in the report, executing persons
p.(None): control activities are required to examine these facts and complete the report.
p.(None): 7. The refusal to sign the report by the training organizer shall not prevent the signing of the report
p.(None): by persons performing control activities.
p.(None): 8. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the training organizer.
p.(None): 9. Persons performing control activities are required to keep information confidential
p.(None): subject of organization and conducting post-graduate education and results of conducted proceedings.
p.(None): 10. The training organizer has the right to raise objections within 7 days of receiving the report
p.(None): as to how to carry out control activities and the findings contained in the report.
p.(None): 11. On the basis of the findings contained in the report, the registry authority:
p.(None): 1) remove the organizer of education from the register - in the event of the circumstances referred to above
p.(None): in art. 19d paragraph 2 points 1, 4 or 5;
p.(None): 2) in cases other than those referred to in point 1, issue training post-inspection recommendations to the organizer,
p.(None): to remove the irregularities found and specify the deadline for their implementation.
p.(None): Art. 19f. 1. Specialization training may be conducted by organizational units referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19 paragraph 1 which meet the conditions specified in para. 2 and obtained accreditation for training
p.(None): specialization. Confirmation of accreditation is an entry on the list of accredited units to be kept
p.(None): specialization training in a given field.
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p.(None): implementing specialized training in the field of dentistry
p.(None): - who have agreed to be the head of specialization;
p.(None): 6) have the staff, medical equipment and apparatus necessary to carry out the tasks specified in the program
p.(None): specialization in accordance with the accreditation standards referred to in art. 16f paragraph 3 point 7;
p.(None): 7) provide health services of the appropriate type, scope and number,
p.(None): enabling the implementation of the specialization program to a certain number of doctors;
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p.(None): 8) provide round-the-clock health services to persons hospitalized or not requiring hospitalization, in
p.(None): health and life threatening situations and in other urgent cases, if it results from
p.(None): specialization program;
p.(None): 9) provide physicians undergoing specialization training with medical roster in the specified number
p.(None): specialization program or shift work or equivalent working time at maximum working time
p.(None): allowed in the provisions on medical activities;
p.(None): 10) conclude an agreement with entities to enable physicians to complete the specialization program, in
p.(None): including field internships referred to in para. 3, the implementation of which cannot be provided as part of its own
p.(None): organizational structure.
p.(None): 11) (repealed)
p.(None): 3. Directional internships may be conducted by:
p.(None): 1) organizational units referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): 2) other organizational units meeting the conditions referred to in para. 2, after they obtain accreditation for
p.(None): conducting internships.
p.(None): 4. The organizational unit referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1 presents CMKP, by means of SMK, for an opinion
p.(None): a team of experts appointed by the director of CMKP to meet the conditions referred to in art
p.(None): paragraph. 2, information containing the data specified in para. 2 and data on entities referred to in para. 3.
p.(None): 5. The team of experts referred to in para. 4, the director of CMKP appoints five specialist doctors
p.(None): in a given field of medicine or in a related field:
p.(None): 1) team chair - a doctor proposed by a national consultant in a given field
p.(None): medicine;
p.(None): 2) four team members:
p.(None): a) one - from persons proposed by a national consultant in a given medical field,
p.(None): b) one - among persons proposed by the scientific society for the field of medicine,
p.(None): c) one - from among persons proposed by the Supreme Medical Council,
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p.(None): d) a representative of a consultant in a given medical field or a consultant or national consultants in
p.(None): medicine fields related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to national defense over time
p.(None): war and peace.
p.(None): 6. The team of experts shall meet as necessary, at least once every three months. Information provided by
p.(None): the organizational unit can be reviewed in circulation, using available systems
p.(None): ICT or communication systems.
p.(None): 7. The CMKP director, based on the opinion of the expert team, makes the entry of the unit via SMK
p.(None): organizational unit referred to in paragraph 1, on the list of accredited bodies he maintains and specifies
p.(None): the maximum number of training places in a given specialization for doctors who can undergo training
p.(None): specialization or field internship in the organizational unit within it, for a period of 5 years.
p.(None): 7a. The CMKP Director applies to the organizational unit entered on the list referred to in paragraph 1, out of 6
p.(None): months before the date of expiry of the period referred to in paragraph 7, for verification of accreditation, having regard to
p.(None): the need to ensure doctors continuity of specialized training in this unit. The provisions of para. 1-7
p.(None): shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 8. Lists of accredited bodies referred to in para. 1 and 3, the director of CMKP publishes and updates on his
p.(None): website and in SMK.
p.(None): 9. In the event of a change in the legal form of an accredited body referred to in para. 1 and 3, or its reorganization
p.(None): this unit may conduct specialization training or field internship if it submits to the voivode and
p.(None): the minister competent for health, by means of SMK, a statement on meeting the requirements set out in paragraph 2. Recipe
p.(None): paragraph. 10 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 10. The unit referred to in para. 1 and 3, immediately after changing the legal form, applies to the CMKP for issue
p.(None): the opinion referred to in para. 4.
p.(None): 11. In the event of a negative opinion of a team of experts issued to the unit referred to in para. 1 and 3, director
p.(None): The CMKP, by way of a decision, deletes an organizational unit from the list of accredited bodies referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 1 and 3. A decision may be made regarding a review of the case.
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p.(None): 12. If the entity referred to in par. 1 and 3, ceased to meet the conditions necessary to obtain
p.(None): accreditation for specialization training or conducting a specialized internship, informs about it
p.(None): immediately the voivode and director of the CMKP.
p.(None): 13. The maximum number of training places referred to in para. 7, decreases in the given range
p.(None): specialization in the event of failure to admit a doctor for specialist training by
p.(None): a unit with free training places in a given specialization, depending on the number
p.(None): unaccepted persons.
p.(None): Art. 19g. 1. Training courses included in the program of a given specialization may be conducted by units
p.(None): organizational matters referred to in art. 19 paragraph 1, after approval of the course program
p.(None): by a national consultant in a given medical field, and in the absence of a competent consultant
p.(None): voivodship in a given medical field and after entering, by means of SMK, on ​​the list kept by CMKP, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 5.
p.(None): 2. The entity intending to conduct a specialization course covered by the program of a given specialization shall be presented by CMKP
p.(None): by 1 October each year, the following information:
p.(None): 1) name and registered office of the organizational unit or name, surname and address of the person intending to carry out
p.(None): specialization course;
p.(None): 2) name and professional qualifications (specialization and degree or academic title) of the person
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p.(None): Art. 24. 1. A person who is to undergo a medical experiment shall be previously informed of the purposes,
p.(None): methods and conditions for conducting the experiment, expected therapeutic or cognitive benefits,
p.(None): risk and the possibility of withdrawing from participation in the experiment at any stage.
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p.(None): 2. In the event that the immediate termination of the experiment could be dangerous
p.(None): the participant's life or health, the doctor is obliged to inform him.
p.(None): Art. 25. 1. Conducting a medical experiment requires the written consent of the person examined in it
p.(None): participate. If written consent cannot be expressed, oral consent shall be considered equivalent
p.(None): made in the presence of two witnesses. Such consent should be recorded in the medical records.
p.(None): 2. The participation of a minor in a medical experiment is only permitted with the written consent of his representative
p.(None): statutory. If the minor is at least 16 years old or under 16 years of age and is able to terminate with discernment
p.(None): opinion on your participation in the experiment, you must also agree in writing.
p.(None): 3. The participation of a minor in a research experiment is admissible if the expected benefits have
p.(None): direct relevance to the health of the minor, and the risk is small and not disproportionate to
p.(None): possible positive results. A research experiment involving a minor is not allowed when it exists
p.(None): the possibility of conducting such an experiment with comparable effectiveness with the participation of a full person
p.(None): legal capacity.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, he consents to his participation in a therapeutic experiment
p.(None): legal representative of that person. If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the matter
p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
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p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
p.(None): taking into account ethical criteria as well as the purposefulness and feasibility of the project.
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p.(None): 2a. Bioethics Committees and the Appeal Bioethics Committee also issue opinions on clinical trials, if different
p.(None): Acts so provide, to the extent specified in those Acts.
p.(None): 3. Bioethical committees shall appoint:
p.(None): 1) the regional medical council in the area of ​​its activity, excluding entities referred to in art
p.(None): points 2 and 3;
p.(None): 2) the rector of the university providing medical education or health sciences;
p.(None): 3) director of a research institute supervised by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 4. The composition of the bioethics committees referred to in para. 3 points 2 and 3, also includes a representative
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for health shall, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, appoint an Appeal Board
p.(None): Bioethics, reviewing appeals against resolutions of bioethics committees referred to in para. 2.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): regulations, detailed rules for appointing and financing as well as the mode of operation of bioethics commissions.
p.(None): Chapter 5
p.(None): Rules for practicing the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 30. A physician is obliged to provide medical assistance whenever a delay in her treatment
p.(None): giving could cause danger of loss of life, serious injury or severe
p.(None): health disorder, and in other urgent cases.
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p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Ombudsman for Patients' Rights (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1127, 1128, 1590, 1655 and 1696).
p.(None): 7. The patient who is under 16 years of age, the doctor provides information in the scope and form needed for
p.(None): the correct course of the diagnostic or therapeutic process and listens to his sentence.
p.(None): 8. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to an actual guardian, it should be understood as an actual guardian in
p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
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p.(None): 5. If the patient is over 16 years old, his consent is also required.
p.(None): 6. However, if a minor who is at least 16 years old, incapacitated person or mentally ill patient
p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
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p.(None): paragraph. 3, with current medical knowledge.
p.(None): 5. Permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) is confirmed unanimously by two specialist doctors
p.(None): possessing the second degree of specialization or
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p.(None): specialist title, including one specialist in the field of anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology,
p.(None): and the other in the field of neurology, pediatric neurology or neurosurgery.
p.(None): 6. Irreversible cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement states unanimously two
p.(None): specialist doctors with a second degree of specialization or specialist title, including one specialist in
p.(None): anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology, and the other in emergency medicine,
p.(None): internal medicine, cardiology, pediatric cardiology or pediatrics.
p.(None): 7. Finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement is synonymous with death.
p.(None): Art. 44. A doctor who:
p.(None): 1) performs activities as part of emergency relief services or in the case referred to in art. thirty,
p.(None): 2) performs the profession in an entity performing medical activity that has concluded a contract for the provision of benefits
p.(None): healthcare financed from public funds in connection with the provision of health services
p.(None): in this entity
p.(None): - entitled to legal protection due to a public official.
p.(None): Art. 45. 1. A doctor may prescribe medicines, foodstuffs for particular nutritional uses, which
p.(None): are admitted to trading in the Republic of Poland on the principles set out in separate regulations, and products
p.(None): medical, equipment for medical devices, in vitro diagnostic medical devices, equipment for devices
p.(None): in vitro diagnostic medical devices and active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 186).
p.(None): 1a. The doctor issues prescriptions for medicines on the principles set out in art. 95b-96b of the Act of September 6, 2001 -
p.(None): Pharmaceutical Law.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may also issue prescriptions for drugs to persons referred to in art. 43-46 of the Act of 27
p.(None): August 2004 on healthcare services financed from public funds, under the principles set out in
p.(None): this Act and in the Act of May 12, 2011 on the reimbursement of medicines and foodstuffs
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p.(None): special nutritional uses and medical devices. The doctor is obliged to record
p.(None): the rights of these people on the prescription in the manner specified in art. 96a section 8 point 3 of the Act of September 6, 2001 -
p.(None): Pharmaceutical Law.
p.(None): 2a. In the case of prescriptions for medicines, foodstuffs for particular nutritional uses, products
p.(None): medical specified in the lists referred to in Article. 37 of the Act of May 12, 2011 on refunds
p.(None): medicines, foodstuffs intended for particular nutritional uses and medical devices, the doctor is obliged to
p.(None): notes on the prescription, in the manner specified in art. 96a section 8 point 7 of the Act of 6 September 2001 - Law
p.(None): pharmaceutical, payment, if medicine, food for particular nutritional uses, product
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p.(None): sharing is discontinued. The sharing process can be monitored using devices
p.(None): recording image and sound.
p.(None): 5. Release on the terms set out in the Act of September 6, 2001.
p.(None): only test questions with correct answers are subject to access to public information
p.(None): used for the needs of LEK or LDEK, after 5 years from the date of this exam.
p.(None): Art. 14d 1. Presents to the LEK or LDEK directly before the exam to the Examination Team,
p.(None): referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5, proof of identity. In case of lack
p.(None): a document confirming the applicant's identity cannot take the exam.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK consists in solving an appropriate test consisting of 200 questions containing 5
p.(None): answers, of which only one is correct. One point is obtained for each correct answer. In case of
p.(None): no answer, the wrong answer was selected, or more than one answer was selected
p.(None): points are not awarded.
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p.(None): 3. The course of LEK and LDEK can be documented using image and sound recording devices, about which
p.(None): applicants for LEK or LDEK are informed in the exam notice or immediately before starting
p.(None): exam.
p.(None): 4. The test is solved by the applicant. During the passing of LEK and LDEK, the candidate may not use
p.(None): no teaching and teaching aids, and may not use copying devices and
p.(None): forwarding and receiving information. Violation of this ban or termination of test
p.(None): it constitutes the basis for disqualification of the applicant, which is equivalent to obtaining by
p.(None): negative result.
p.(None): 5. In the event of a breach of the prohibition referred to in para. 4, or solve the test
p.(None): dependent, the chairman of the Examination Team referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5, makes
p.(None): disqualification of the applicant and notes the fact of disqualification together with an indication of its reason and the time of interruption
p.(None): test exam in the examination report.
p.(None): 6. If it is found after the exam, based on image and sound analysis recorded for
p.(None): using video and sound recording devices referred to in paragraph 3 that the applicant has violated the prohibition, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 4 or solved the test independently, the Chairman of the Committee
p.(None): Examination referred to in art. 14b paragraph 4, will disqualify the applicant. The fact of disqualification
p.(None): along with an indication of its causes are noted in the examination report.
p.(None): 7. On the disqualification referred to in para. 6, the director of CEM shall notify the disqualified person in writing.
p.(None): The director of CEM publishes information on disqualification in SMK.
p.(None): 8. The director of CEM notifies the competent regional ombudsman of professional liability about disqualification.
p.(None): if the doctor or dentist is a member of a regional medical chamber or a competent one
p.(None): District Ombudsman for professional liability of the military medical chamber, if the doctor or dentist
p.(None): is a member of the military medical chamber.
p.(None): 9. A disqualified person may not join LEK or LDEK at the next nearest date
p.(None): exam after the day of disqualification.
p.(None): Art. 14e. 1. Candidate LEK or LDEK in a given time may bring it during the examination or immediately after it
p.(None): finished before leaving the room
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p.(None): of which only one is valid. The doctor can choose only one answer. A doctor for every correct answer
p.(None): gets 1 point. If no answer or more than one answer is selected, no points will be awarded.
p.(None): 3a. A PES candidate within a given time limit may bring during the exam or immediately after its completion,
p.(None): before leaving the examination room, substantive reservation on the test question used during
p.(None): this PES. The reservation shall be submitted to the CEM director on the form, a template of which is prepared by CEM. In case of recognition
p.(None): of the objection, the test task covered by the objection is skipped when determining the result of the exam
p.(None): test in relation to all candidates, which reduces the number of points possible.
p.(None): Points for canceled tasks are not awarded.
p.(None): 4. The PES test part is considered passed with a positive result after the physician obtains at least 60%
p.(None): the maximum number of points that can be obtained.
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p.(None): 4a. The course of PES can be documented using video and audio recording devices, about which people
p.(None): participants taking the exam are informed in the notice of the exam or immediately before the start
p.(None): exam.
p.(None): 4b. The test is solved by the applicant. During the PES passing the candidate cannot use
p.(None): no teaching and teaching aids, and may not use copying devices and
p.(None): forwarding and receiving information. Violation of this ban or termination of test
p.(None): it constitutes the basis for disqualification of the applicant, which is equivalent to obtaining by
p.(None): negative result.
p.(None): 4c. If it is found, during the exam, that the prohibition referred to in para. 4b, or test solution
p.(None): dependent, the chairman of the examination team referred to in art. 16u paragraph 5, makes
p.(None): disqualification of the applicant and notes the disqualification together with an indication of its reason and the time of interruption
p.(None): test exam in the examination report.
p.(None): 4d. If it is found after the exam, based on the analysis of images recorded with
p.(None): image and sound recording devices referred to in paragraph 4a that the applicant has violated the prohibition referred to in para.
p.(None): 4b, or solved the test independently, chairman of the State Examination Board, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in art. 16u paragraph 1 disqualifies the applicant and notes the disqualification together with
p.(None): an indication of its reasons in the examination report.
p.(None): 4e. In the case referred to in paragraph. 4d, the director of CEM shall notify in writing about disqualification
p.(None): disqualified. The director of CEM also publishes information on disqualification in SMK.
p.(None): 4f. The director of CEM notifies the competent of the disqualification:
p.(None): 1) the district commissioner for professional liability if the doctor or dentist is a member
p.(None): regional medical chamber;
p.(None): 2) the regional spokesperson for professional liability of the military medical chamber, if a doctor or
p.(None): the dentist is a member of the military medical chamber.
p.(None): 4g. A disqualified person may not join the PES in the next nearest exam session from
p.(None): disqualification.
p.(None): 5. (repealed)
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p.(None): 6. The doctor may submit PES after presenting a document confirming his identity.
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p.(None): 3. In the case referred to in para. 2, prescriptions or orders, and in the case of an electronic prescription -
p.(None): printout referred to in art. 96b paragraph 2 point 3 of the Act of 6 September 2001 - Pharmaceutical Law (Journal of Laws of
p.(None): 2019 item 499, with later changes 5)), may be transferred:
p.(None): 1) the patient's legal representative or a person authorized by the patient to collect a prescription
p.(None): or order, and in the case of issuing a prescription in electronic form - a printout;
p.(None): 2) to a third party, if the patient declares to the healthcare provider that prescriptions or
p.(None): orders, and in the case of an electronic prescription - the printout can be picked up by people
p.(None): third without specifying these people in detail.
p.(None): 4. The authorization or statement referred to in para. 3 shall be recorded in the patient's medical records either
p.(None): attaches to this documentation.
p.(None): 5. Information on issuing a prescription or order referred to in para. 2 shall be included in the documentation
p.(None): medical patient. Information about the person whom
p.(None): 5) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 399, 959, 1495, 1542,
p.(None): 1556, 1590, 1818 and 1905.
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p.(None): such a prescription or order was provided, is noted in the patient's medical records or attached to this
p.(None): documentation.
p.(None): Art. 43. 1. A doctor may declare death on the basis of personally performed examinations and findings.
p.(None): 2. In justified cases, a physician, except for a dentist, may make the issuing of a death certificate dependent on
p.(None): autopsy.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, except for the dentist, may issue a death certificate based on the examination documentation
p.(None): post mortem carried out by another doctor or other authorized person, and also on the basis of documentation
p.(None): finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest preceding the procurement of organs referred to in art. 43a.
p.(None): Art. 43a. 1. Statement:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death),
p.(None): 2) irreversible cardiac arrest preceding organ procurement
p.(None): - followed by specialists referred to in paragraph 5 or 6, proceedings in accordance with the current
p.(None): medical knowledge, including the method and criteria referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 2. The method and criteria referred to in para. 3 shall be determined in accordance with current medical knowledge by
p.(None): specialists in relevant fields of medicine appointed and dismissed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', method and criteria for establishing:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death);
p.(None): 2) irreversible cardiac arrest preceding organ procurement.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health, shall entrust specialists in relevant fields at least once every 5 years
p.(None): medicine appointed and dismissed by that minister, to assess the compliance of the manner and criteria referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 3, with current medical knowledge.
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p.(None): participate. If written consent cannot be expressed, oral consent shall be considered equivalent
p.(None): made in the presence of two witnesses. Such consent should be recorded in the medical records.
p.(None): 2. The participation of a minor in a medical experiment is only permitted with the written consent of his representative
p.(None): statutory. If the minor is at least 16 years old or under 16 years of age and is able to terminate with discernment
p.(None): opinion on your participation in the experiment, you must also agree in writing.
p.(None): 3. The participation of a minor in a research experiment is admissible if the expected benefits have
p.(None): direct relevance to the health of the minor, and the risk is small and not disproportionate to
p.(None): possible positive results. A research experiment involving a minor is not allowed when it exists
p.(None): the possibility of conducting such an experiment with comparable effectiveness with the participation of a full person
p.(None): legal capacity.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, he consents to his participation in a therapeutic experiment
p.(None): legal representative of that person. If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the matter
p.(None): of participation in a therapeutic experiment, it is also necessary to obtain the written consent of that person.
p.(None): 5. In the case of a person who has full legal capacity but is not able to know
p.(None): express an opinion on your participation in the experiment, consent to the participation of that person in the experiment
p.(None): medical court expresses the guardianship court competent for the seat of the subject conducting the experiment.
p.(None): 6. If the statutory representative refuses to consent to the patient's participation in a therapeutic experiment, he can be returned
p.(None): to the guardianship court having jurisdiction over the registered office of the subject conducting the experiment, for expression
p.(None): consent.
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p.(None): 7. With the application for permission to participate in the medical experiment of the person about whom
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 2-5, the entity conducting the experiment may appear to the court of guardianship competent
p.(None): due to the seat of this entity.
p.(None): 8. In urgent cases and due to imminent danger to life, obtaining consent, Fr.
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1-6 is not necessary.
p.(None): Art. 26. 1. Participation in the therapeutic experiment of pregnant women requires a particularly thorough assessment related to
p.(None): this risk to the mother and conceived child.
p.(None): 2. Pregnant and lactating women may participate only in risk-free research experiments or
p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
p.(None): taking into account ethical criteria as well as the purposefulness and feasibility of the project.
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p.(None): information, the doctor provides information to a loved one within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Ombudsman for Patients' Rights (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1127, 1128, 1590, 1655 and 1696).
p.(None): 7. The patient who is under 16 years of age, the doctor provides information in the scope and form needed for
p.(None): the correct course of the diagnostic or therapeutic process and listens to his sentence.
p.(None): 8. Whenever the provisions of the Act refer to an actual guardian, it should be understood as an actual guardian in
p.(None): meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 1 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 32. 1. A physician may conduct an examination or provide other health services, subject to exceptions
p.(None): provided for in the Act, after the patient's consent.
p.(None): 2. If the patient is a minor or unable to give informed consent, his consent is required
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient does not have a legal representative or communication with him is
p.(None): impossible - permission from the guardianship court.
p.(None): 3. If there is a need to examine a person referred to in para. 2, permission to carry out
p.(None): the actual guardian may also express the examination.
p.(None): 4. In the case of a totally incapacitated person, consent shall be given by the legal representative of that person.
p.(None): If such a person is able to discern an opinion on the examination, it is also necessary
p.(None): obtaining the consent of that person.
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p.(None): 5. If the patient is over 16 years old, his consent is also required.
p.(None): 6. However, if a minor who is at least 16 years old, incapacitated person or mentally ill patient
p.(None): or mentally retarded but with sufficient insight, he / she opposes medical activities,
p.(None): except with the consent of his legal representative or actual guardian or in the event of no expressing
p.(None): consent is required by their guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. Unless the Act provides otherwise, the consent of the persons mentioned in para. 1, 2 and 4 may be expressed orally
p.(None): or even through such behavior which clearly indicates the will to surrender
p.(None): medical activities suggested by the doctor.
p.(None): 8. If the patient referred to in par. 2, there is no legal representative or actual guardian either
p.(None): it is impossible to communicate with these people, the doctor after conducting the examination may proceed to giving
p.(None): further health services only after obtaining the consent of the guardianship court, unless otherwise stated in
p.(None): provisions of the Act.
p.(None): 9. The activities referred to in par. 1, the provisions of art. 34 section 7.
p.(None): 10. The guardianship court competent for granting consent to perform medical activities is
p.(None): the court in which district these activities are to be carried out.
p.(None): Art. 33. 1. Examination or providing a patient with another health service without his consent is admissible if
p.(None): it requires immediate medical attention, and due to health or age can not agree and does not have
p.(None): the possibility of communicating with his legal representative or actual guardian.
p.(None): 2. The decision to undertake medical activities in the circumstances referred to in para. 1, the physician should
p.(None): consult with another physician if possible.
p.(None): 3. The circumstances referred to in par. 1 and 2, the physician records in the patient's medical records.
p.(None): Art. 34. 1. A physician may perform surgery or apply a treatment or diagnostic method
p.(None): increased risk to the patient after obtaining his written consent.
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p.(None): 2. Before the patient's consent in the situation referred to in para. 1, the doctor is required to give him
p.(None): information in accordance with art. 31.
p.(None): 3. The doctor may perform the procedure or apply the method referred to in par. 1, towards a minor patient,
p.(None): incapacitated or unable to knowingly consent in writing after obtaining his consent
p.(None): legal representative, and if the patient has no representative or when it is impossible to communicate with him - after
p.(None): obtaining a guardianship permit.
p.(None): 4. If the patient is over 16 years old, his written consent is also required.
p.(None): 5. In the situation referred to in para. 1, the provisions of art. 32 section 6.
p.(None): 6. If the legal representative of a minor, incapacitated patient or
p.(None): unable to give informed consent does not agree to the doctor's performance of activities
p.(None): listed in paragraph 1, and necessary to remove the danger of the patient losing his life or
p.(None): serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, the physician may perform such activities after obtaining permission
p.(None): guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. The doctor may perform the activities referred to in par. 1, without the consent of the patient's legal representative, or
p.(None): consent of the competent guardianship court, if the delay is caused by the procedure for obtaining consent
p.(None): would threaten the patient with the danger of losing his life, severe bodily injury or severe upset
p.(None): health. In this case, the doctor is obliged, if possible, to consult a second doctor, in
p.(None): if possible, the same specialty. The doctor immediately notifies about performed activities
p.(None): statutory representative, actual guardian or guardianship court.
p.(None): 8. About the circumstances referred to in par. 3-7, the physician informs the patient and his legal representative or
p.(None): actual guardian or guardianship court, and also makes an appropriate annotation together with the justification in
p.(None): medical records.
p.(None): Art. 35. 1. If during surgery or the use of a therapeutic method or
p.(None): diagnostic, there will be circumstances which, if not taken into consideration, could endanger the patient
p.(None): loss of life, serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, and there is no way
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p.(None): complementary training. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district meeting
p.(None): medical council while examining his case.
p.(None): 3. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1.
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p.(None): 4. In the event of an unjustified failure to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1, or
p.(None): evading participation in the training referred to in para. 2 and art. 10 paragraph 3, district council
p.(None): medical doctor adopts a resolution to suspend the doctor's right to practice the profession or to restrict him
p.(None): performing specific medical activities until the end of training.
p.(None): 5. The regional medical council shall determine the mode, place and training program referred to in par. 2 and in
p.(None): Art. 10 paragraph 3. The costs of this training shall be borne by the doctor.
p.(None): Art. 12. 1. If the regional medical council finds that there is a reasonable suspicion of inability
p.(None): a physician to practice or limit the performance of specific medical activities from
p.(None): due to the state of health making it impossible to practice the medical profession, he appoints a commission composed of specialist doctors
p.(None): from relevant fields of medicine. The commission issues a medical disability certificate
p.(None): to practice or limit any strictly defined medical activities.
p.(None): 2. The doctor is obliged to appear before the commission referred to in para. 1 and undergo the necessary examinations.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Council, on the basis of the commission's ruling, may adopt a resolution to suspend the right to exercise
p.(None): profession for the duration of the incapacity or on limiting the performance of certain medical activities for a period
p.(None): duration of incapacity. The physician concerned is entitled to attend the district council meeting
p.(None): doctor while examining his case.
p.(None): 4. If the doctor refuses to undergo examination by the commission or if the district medical council based on the results
p.(None): the investigation will find that the continued pursuit of the profession or specific medical activities by
p.(None): a doctor is in danger of being treated by him, the district medical council adopts a resolution on
p.(None): suspension of a physician in the right to practice a profession or on limitation in performing certain activities
p.(None): medical pending the termination of the proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A doctor in respect of whom a resolution was adopted to suspend the right to practice a profession or
p.(None): limiting the performance of specific medical activities, may apply to the district medical board for waiver
p.(None): resolutions if
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p.(None): the reasons for suspension or limitation cease to exist, however not earlier than 6 months after the adoption of the resolution
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): of the regulation, the procedure for appointing and operating the committee referred to in para. 1, and the procedure for adjudicating
p.(None): inability to practice the medical profession or being restricted in performing specific activities
p.(None): medical, bearing in mind the need for a doctor to properly practice his profession.
p.(None): Art. 13. Proceedings in matters referred to in art. 11 and 12, is confidential.
p.(None): Art. 14. The doctor loses the right to practice a profession in the event of:
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p.(None): difficulties in the temporary and occasional pursuit of the profession.
p.(None): 8. Regional medical council, whenever a physician or dentist temporarily and occasionally
p.(None): performs a profession in the area of ​​its activity, may apply to the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, in which this doctor has the right to practice, to provide information
p.(None): confirming that he is exercising his profession lawfully in that country and that he has not been punished in connection with
p.(None): practicing profession.
p.(None): 9. The provision of art. 6a section 4 shall apply accordingly.
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p.(None): 10. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, makes a statement that the premises, appliances and equipment
p.(None): medical, if it has them, meet the requirements set out in provisions issued based on Art. 50b paragraph 3.
p.(None): 11. To the doctor, dentist referred to in par. 2, the provisions of Art. 54 and
p.(None): 56.
p.(None): 12. The regional medical council can always assess the temporary and occasional nature
p.(None): practicing the profession, taking into account its period, frequency, regularity and continuity.
p.(None): 13. The doctor referred to in par. 2, is released from the obligation to register with the Social Insurance Institution
p.(None): to make settlements related to the temporary and occasional exercise of the medical profession. In this case
p.(None): the physician informs about the temporary and occasional performance of the profession in writing appropriate for the place
p.(None): practice a branch of the Social Insurance Institution or, prior to commencing professional activities
p.(None): or in an emergency after they have been performed.
p.(None): 14. To the doctor referred to in par. 2, the provisions of Art. 31 and 45 of the Act of December 2, 2009 on
p.(None): medical chambers.
p.(None): 15. The doctor referred to in par. 2, providing benefits temporarily and occasionally only as part of
p.(None): international agreements concluded with a Member State of the European Union for cross-border cooperation
p.(None): in the field of emergency medical services, he does not submit to the regional medical council competent for the place
p.(None): the intended pursuit of the profession of documents referred to in paragraph 2. The provisions of para. 3-13 shall not apply.
p.(None): Art. 9a. In cases where the doctor or dentist temporarily and occasionally practices on
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland on the principles referred to in art. 9 item 2 and 3–12, District Medical Council
p.(None): or the Supreme Medical Council may require the physician or dentist to pass on to patients all or
p.(None): some of the following information:
p.(None): 1) if a doctor, dentist is entered in the register of entrepreneurs or a similar register
p.(None): public - an indication of this register, the number under which it appears in the register, or other contained in it
p.(None): register of data allowing identification of a doctor, dentist;
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p.(None): 2) the name and address of the competent authority granting authorization to practice in the Member State
p.(None): office;
p.(None): 3) an indication of the professional association or similar institution in which the doctor, dentist is
p.(None): registered;
p.(None): 4) professional title;
p.(None): 5) if the doctor, dentist conducts business subject to VAT -
p.(None): VAT identification number;
p.(None): 6) details of the insurance policy or other individual measures or
p.(None): collective security in relation to professional liability.
p.(None): Art. 9b. 1. A doctor who permanently provides health services to members of the national team participating in the Games
p.(None): Olympic, Paralympic, Deaf Games, World or European Championships, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "Sporting event" organized on the territory of the Republic of Poland, maybe during this time
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p.(None): Art. 14. The doctor loses the right to practice a profession in the event of:
p.(None): 1) loss of Polish citizenship or another Member State of the European Union, if not
p.(None): acquired simultaneously the citizenship of another Member State of the European Union;
p.(None): 2) total or partial incapacitation;
p.(None): 3) elapse of time for which it was granted.
p.(None): Chapter 2a
p.(None): Medical Final Exam and Medical-Dental Final Exam Art. 14a. 1. Medical Final Exam (LEK)
p.(None): and Medical and Dental
p.(None): The Final Exam (LDEK) is organized and conducted by the Medical Examination Center, hereinafter referred to as "CEM". CEM
p.(None): is a state budget unit subordinated to the minister competent for health matters.
p.(None): 2. LEK and LDEK take place twice a year, simultaneously, in accordance with the order regulations of LEK and
p.(None): LDEK referred to in art. 14f paragraph 2, in places and dates fixed by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 3. A doctor may join the drug.
p.(None): 4. A dentist may join LDEK.
p.(None): 5. A person intending to join the LEK or LDEK shall submit to the director of CEM, via SMK, an application to the LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): until:
p.(None): 1) 15 July of the calendar year in which the given exam is carried out - in the case of examinations designated in
p.(None): the period from September 1 to September 30;
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p.(None): 2) November 30 of the calendar year preceding the year in which it is carried out
p.(None): exam - in the case of examinations scheduled in the period from February 1 to February 28.
p.(None): 5a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the minister competent for health may
p.(None): change the dates referred to in paragraph 2 and 5. If the circumstances causing the change cease to exist
p.(None): deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, but the total period
p.(None): postponing a given date cannot be longer than 5 months. Information on changing these dates the minister competent
p.(None): for health announces on its website.
p.(None): 6. By the dates referred to in para. 5 or 5a, the provisions of Art. 58-60 of the act of
p.(None): June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 256). In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of a notification within a week before the expiry
p.(None): deadlines referred to in paragraph 5 or 5a, this period is extended by the duration of the failure. The extension is made with
p.(None): office by the system operator.
p.(None): 7. The notification to LEK or LDEK referred to in para. 5, contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname;
p.(None): 2) date of birth;
p.(None): 3) place of birth;
p.(None): 4) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 5) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 6) correspondence address and e-mail address and phone number, if available;
p.(None): 7) number of the right to practice the medical profession or the right to practice the profession of a dentist, if he has one;
p.(None): 8) number and date of issue of the medical diploma or dentist diploma or certificate of graduation from
p.(None): medical or dental studies, if on the day of submitting the application he / she has such a document;
p.(None): 9) the name of the university at which the applicant graduated from medicine or medicine and dentistry, and
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p.(None): 7. The Minister of National Defense, after consulting the Military Medical Council, shall establish the list
p.(None): subordinate health care entities authorized to conduct postgraduate internships for doctors and physicians
p.(None): dentists appointed to the professional military service and provides the funds necessary for these internships.
p.(None): 7a. The doctor, dentist referred to in paragraph 7, takes a postgraduate internship as an intern or
p.(None): trainee dentist, to whom he is appointed by the competent military authority in agreement with
p.(None): Military Medical Council.
p.(None): 7b. An intern doctor who has not completed or did not complete the post-graduate internship within 5 years from the date
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the profession, may again undergo a post-graduate internship under a training contract
p.(None): concluded with the entity
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p.(None): conducting postgraduate internship. The competent district medical council again grants the doctor the right
p.(None): practicing the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7.
p.(None): 8. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize post-graduate internship
p.(None): abroad as equivalent to a postgraduate internship completed in the country, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 8a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the trainee physician may be referred
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1239 and 1495 and of 2020, items 284, 322 and
p.(None): 374) to the entity in which the internship takes place or to another entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract referred to in paragraph 3d if he doesn't stay
p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
p.(None): 8c. At the request of the trainee doctor, the minister competent for health may decide, by decision, the period in
p.(None): which the doctor did not carry out the postgraduate internship program as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if
p.(None): at that time carried out the tasks assigned pursuant to paragraph 8a.
p.(None): 8d. The provisions of para. 8a-8c shall apply accordingly to an intern doctor appointed for professional military service.
p.(None): 9. Postgraduate internship in a Member State of the European Union by a national doctor
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland or another Member State of the European Union, minister competent for matters
p.(None): health is recognized as equivalent in whole or in part to the postgraduate internship completed in
p.(None): Polish Republic.
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p.(None): professional qualifications acquired in the Member States of the European Union may be excluded.
p.(None): Art. 16c. 1. The physician submits, using SMK, an application for specialist training in a selected field
p.(None): medicine according to:
p.(None): 1) the voivode competent for the area of ​​the voivodship in which he intends to undergo training
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 2) the Minister of National Defense - in the case of physicians who are soldiers in active military service, and
p.(None): also serving or employed in medical entities established and supervised by
p.(None): Minister of National Defense;
p.(None): 3) the minister competent for internal affairs - in the case of doctors on duty or employed in
p.(None): medical entities created by the minister responsible for internal affairs.
p.(None): 1a. The application referred to in para. 1 shall be submitted within the period from February 1 to February 28 - for the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying tests carried out from March 1 to March 31, or from September 1 to September 30 -
p.(None): for the qualification procedure carried out from October 1 to October 31. In case of
p.(None): SMK failure lasting more than an hour, preventing the submission of the application within a week before the expiry
p.(None): appropriate deadlines, these deadlines are extended by the duration of the failure from its removal. Extension of the deadline
p.(None): ex officio by the system operator.
p.(None): 1b. By the dates referred to in paragraph 1a, the provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of June 14, 1960 -
p.(None): Code of Administrative Procedure.
p.(None): 1c. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status being announced, the minister competent for health
p.(None): may change the dates referred to in paragraph 1a. In the absence of circumstances being
p.(None): the reason for changing the deadlines, the minister competent for health shall change these deadlines again, however
p.(None): the total period of postponing a given date may not be longer than 5 months. For these terms shall not apply
p.(None): provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information about the change
p.(None): these terms are announced by the minister competent for health on his website.
p.(None): 2. The application referred to in para. 1, includes:
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p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
p.(None): 2) surname at birth;
p.(None): 3) place and date of birth;
p.(None): 4) gender;
p.(None): 5) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 6) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 7) address of the place of residence;
p.(None): 8) features of the document on the basis of which a foreigner who is not a citizen of the European Union resides in the territory
p.(None): Polish Republic;
p.(None): 9) professional license number;
p.(None): 10) serial number, date and entity issuing the right to practice a profession;
p.(None): 11) specialist titles and year of obtaining them, as well as the mode of undergoing specialist training;
p.(None): 12) specialist training held so far not completed by obtaining the title of specialist and their mode
p.(None): event;
p.(None): 13) LEK or LDEK result; provision of art. 5 paragraph 5 shall apply accordingly;
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p.(None): 3. A doctor who has been qualified to undergo residency may not submit another application for admission
p.(None): residency, except if he has a medical certificate on the existence of contraindications to
p.(None): continuing the current specialization.
p.(None): 4. A doctor who has been qualified for residency twice cannot submit another application for
p.(None): residency.
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p.(None): Art. 16f. 1. The doctor shall undergo specialization training on the basis of the specialization program established for
p.(None): given field of medicine, including the appropriate module.
p.(None): 2. A doctor who is a soldier in active military service, as well as on duty or employed in an entity
p.(None): therapeutic, created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, as part of specialization training
p.(None): is required to undergo and complete supplementary training appropriate to the specific specialization in the field
p.(None): resulting from the specifics of military service and national defense needs, based on a supplementary program
p.(None): specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 2.
p.(None): 3. The specialization program includes:
p.(None): 1) the scope of required theoretical knowledge and required practical skills that the doctor
p.(None): is required to master during specialization training, including elements of a given field of medicine
p.(None): and related fields, in particular elements of clinical pharmacology, pharmacoeconomics, oncology,
p.(None): palliative medicine, emergency medicine, public health and public health promotion, medical certification and
p.(None): medical law;
p.(None): 2) forms and methods of deepening and supplementing theoretical knowledge as well as the acquisition and improvement of skills
p.(None): practical, in particular:
p.(None): a) introductory specialization course in the first year of specialist training,
p.(None): covering introduction to issues, goals and area of ​​activity of a given specialty, as well as tasks and competences
p.(None): and the expected results of training a specialist in this field,
p.(None): b) necessary specialization courses covering a specific range of theoretical knowledge required in a given field
p.(None): medicine and related fields,
p.(None): c) emergency medical training course,
p.(None): d) a course in public health,
p.(None): e) course in medical law,
p.(None): f) training and participation in the performance and performance in a specified number of specific treatments or procedures
p.(None): medical,
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p.(None): g) field internships covering a specific range of theoretical knowledge and practical skills,
p.(None): h) on-call medical duties specified in the program of a given specialization or work in
p.(None): shift system or equivalent working time in the maximum working time allowed by law
p.(None): about medical activity,
p.(None): i) guided self-study;
p.(None): 3) the duration of the specialization training;
p.(None): 4) forms and methods of control, including assessment of theoretical knowledge and acquired practical skills;
p.(None): 5) the method and procedure for obtaining confirmation of practical skills specified in the program
p.(None): specialization;
p.(None): 6) substantive scope of PES;
p.(None): 7) accreditation standards of training entities, corresponding to the conditions to be met by units in
p.(None): to ensure the implementation of a given specialization program.
p.(None): 4. The specialization program shall be developed and updated in accordance with the progress of medical knowledge by a team of experts appointed
p.(None): by the director of CMKP. The specialization program is edited by CMKP and approved by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 5. Members of the team of experts referred to in para. 4, is appointed and dismissed by the director of CMKP. Band members
p.(None): experts are appointed from among physicians with the title of specialist or second degree specialization in the field
p.(None): medicine for which a specialization program is to be developed, or in related fields, among persons
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p.(None): 12. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of a decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program and shorten the period of the doctor
p.(None): undergoing this training, but not more than by 1/2 the duration of the specialization training or modules about which
p.(None): referred to in art. 16 clause 2.
p.(None): 13. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8 and 10, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program.
p.(None): 13a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 12 and 13, are placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
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p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 14. The composition of the team referred to in para. 12 and 13, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 15. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, a medical practitioner undergoing training
p.(None): specialization may be directed by:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans to the subject in which the specialist training takes place or to
p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
p.(None): which the doctor did not implement the specialization program, as equivalent to the implementation of this program, if during the period
p.(None): he carried out the tasks referred to in paragraph 15.
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p.(None): 18. A doctor undergoing specialization training who has been canceled a specialization course because of his condition
p.(None): epidemic threat or epidemic status, is exempted from following this course if:
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p.(None): due, the director of CEM calls the applicant to fill formal deficiencies, by means of SMK or by means
p.(None): electronic communication at the e-mail address indicated by the applicant in the application referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 2. The provision of art. 64 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure shall not apply. IN
p.(None): in the event of failure to complete formal deficiencies within 7 days of sending the request, the affected application
p.(None): is treated as not composed. The director of CEM informs about the consequence of this consequence in the call to make up for the shortcomings
p.(None): formal.
p.(None): 5. The application referred to in para. 1 shall be submitted by 31 July each year for sessions
p.(None): autumn or until December 31 of each year for the spring session. The notification deadline does not apply
p.(None): provisions of art. 58-60 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. In case of SMK failure
p.(None): lasting more than an hour, preventing submission of the application within a week before the expiry
p.(None): appropriate deadlines, these deadlines are extended by the duration of the failure from the moment the failure is removed. Extension
p.(None): ex officio by the system operator.
p.(None): 6. The CEM Director notifies the applicant about the place and date of the exam and the assigned code number.
p.(None): The notification is sent via SMK or electronic means of communication to the postal address
p.(None): electronic
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p.(None): indicated by the applicant in the application referred to in paragraph 1, not later than 14 days before the date of the given exam.
p.(None): 7. In the event of an epidemic emergency or an epidemic being declared, the minister competent for health may
p.(None): change the dates referred to in paragraph 5. If the circumstances causing the change of dates cease to exist
p.(None): the minister competent for health again changes these deadlines, however the total period of the shift in question
p.(None): the deadline cannot be longer than 5 months. The provisions of Art. 58-60 of the Act
p.(None): of June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure. Information on changing these dates
p.(None): the minister competent for health announces on his website.
p.(None): Article 16 1. CEM organizes PES twice a year in places determined by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 2. PES for each specialty is submitted in the form of a test and oral exam, in order
p.(None): these exams determined by the director of CEM, covering the scope of completed specialist training,
p.(None): with particular emphasis on diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, excluding performance
p.(None): invasive medical procedures and procedures.
p.(None): 3. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may, at the request of the director of CEM, agree to
p.(None): withdrawal from conducting the PES test exam for all doctors admitted to the PES in a given
p.(None): field in a specific exam session, with an oral exam, or decide about
p.(None): conducting PES once a year - with all its parts retained in one of the exam sessions.
p.(None): 4. Tests and test questions shall be developed and determined by CEM in consultation with the competent national consultant
p.(None): for a given field of medicine, and in the absence of such a consultant - in a related field or his
p.(None): representative separately for each field of medicine and for each examination session.
p.(None): 5. Tests, questions and exam tasks are developed, processed, distributed and stored in a manner
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p.(None): medical knowledge, including the method and criteria referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 2. The method and criteria referred to in para. 3 shall be determined in accordance with current medical knowledge by
p.(None): specialists in relevant fields of medicine appointed and dismissed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): health.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', method and criteria for establishing:
p.(None): 1) permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death);
p.(None): 2) irreversible cardiac arrest preceding organ procurement.
p.(None): 4. The minister competent for health, shall entrust specialists in relevant fields at least once every 5 years
p.(None): medicine appointed and dismissed by that minister, to assess the compliance of the manner and criteria referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 3, with current medical knowledge.
p.(None): 5. Permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) is confirmed unanimously by two specialist doctors
p.(None): possessing the second degree of specialization or
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p.(None): specialist title, including one specialist in the field of anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology,
p.(None): and the other in the field of neurology, pediatric neurology or neurosurgery.
p.(None): 6. Irreversible cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement states unanimously two
p.(None): specialist doctors with a second degree of specialization or specialist title, including one specialist in
p.(None): anesthesiology and intensive care or neonatology, and the other in emergency medicine,
p.(None): internal medicine, cardiology, pediatric cardiology or pediatrics.
p.(None): 7. Finding permanent irreversible cessation of brain function (brain death) or irreversible
p.(None): cardiac arrest prior to organ procurement is synonymous with death.
p.(None): Art. 44. A doctor who:
p.(None): 1) performs activities as part of emergency relief services or in the case referred to in art. thirty,
p.(None): 2) performs the profession in an entity performing medical activity that has concluded a contract for the provision of benefits
p.(None): healthcare financed from public funds in connection with the provision of health services
p.(None): in this entity
p.(None): - entitled to legal protection due to a public official.
p.(None): Art. 45. 1. A doctor may prescribe medicines, foodstuffs for particular nutritional uses, which
p.(None): are admitted to trading in the Republic of Poland on the principles set out in separate regulations, and products
p.(None): medical, equipment for medical devices, in vitro diagnostic medical devices, equipment for devices
p.(None): in vitro diagnostic medical devices and active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 186).
p.(None): 1a. The doctor issues prescriptions for medicines on the principles set out in art. 95b-96b of the Act of September 6, 2001 -
p.(None): Pharmaceutical Law.
p.(None): 2. The doctor may also issue prescriptions for drugs to persons referred to in art. 43-46 of the Act of 27
p.(None): August 2004 on healthcare services financed from public funds, under the principles set out in
p.(None): this Act and in the Act of May 12, 2011 on the reimbursement of medicines and foodstuffs
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p.(None): special nutritional uses and medical devices. The doctor is obliged to record
p.(None): the rights of these people on the prescription in the manner specified in art. 96a section 8 point 3 of the Act of September 6, 2001 -
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p.(None): 3. In justified cases, a physician may order medicines authorized in other countries, with
p.(None): simultaneous detailed justification in the medical documentation.
p.(None): 4. The physician is obliged to provide detailed reasons in the medical documentation for the reasons for making the annotation,
p.(None): referred to in art. 44 section 2 sentence 2 of the Act of May 12, 2011 on the reimbursement of medicines and foodstuffs
p.(None): special nutritional uses and medical devices.
p.(None): 5. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 45a. 1. The physician is obliged to notify the entity responsible for placing the medicinal product on
p.(None): market and the President of the Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products, operation
p.(None): undesirable medicinal product.
p.(None): 2. The applications referred to in para. 1, the physician makes an action notification form
p.(None): an undesirable medicinal product submitted in paper or electronic form.
p.(None): Art. 45b. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 46. 1. A doctor may not sell medicinal products, medical devices or equipment
p.(None): medical devices, in vitro diagnostic medical devices, accessories for diagnostic medical devices
p.(None): in vitro, active implantable medical devices within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010 on
p.(None): medical devices and auxiliaries.
p.(None): 2. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply if the physician provides the patient with a medicinal product or device on an ad hoc basis
p.(None): medical, medical device equipment, in vitro diagnostic medical device, medical device equipment for
p.(None): in vitro diagnostics or active implantable medical device within the meaning of the provisions of the Act of 20 May 2010.
p.(None): about medical devices in connection with emergency assistance.
p.(None): 3. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply to custom made products referred to in art. 2 clause 1 point 42
p.(None): Act of 20 May 2010 on medical devices.
p.(None): Art. 47. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, may determine in
p.(None): by regulation, rules of procedure
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p.(None): physicians in situations related to a particular threat to public health, taking into account in particular the type and
p.(None): scope of danger.
p.(None): Art. 48. 1. A practicing physician may be appointed by an authorized body to provide medical assistance in
p.(None): to combat the effects of disasters, epidemics and natural disasters for their duration.
p.(None): 2. The rules and procedure for appointing a doctor in the situation referred to in para. 1, are specified in separate provisions.
p.(None): Article 48a (Deleted)
p.(None): Article 48b (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 49. 1. A practicing physician is required to participate in the work of medical appointing committees
p.(None): ability of persons subject to military qualification to perform active military service, on the terms specified
p.(None): in separate regulations.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 49a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 50 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 50a. Group medical practice cannot be performed in a medical entity under a contract
p.(None): civil law for the provision of health services.
p.(None): Article 50b (repealed) Article 50c. (repealed) Article 51. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 52a. (Deleted)
p.(None): Art. 52b 1. The regional medical chamber is entitled to visit in order to assess the profession of doctors
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p.(None): Lekarska appoints an examination board of six, which consists of physicians of sufficiently high levels
p.(None): qualifications, including at least two holders of a specialist title in a selected field
p.(None): medical, and at least one person with a university degree in Polish philology. Committee
p.(None): the examination board elects its chairman and secretary from among its members. The commission secretary prepares
p.(None): examination report, signed by members and chairman.
p.(None): 7. The fee for the exam referred to in par. 3, shall be borne by the applicant, and the proceeds from this title shall be the income of the Chief
p.(None): Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 7a. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
p.(None): 1) the scope of knowledge of the Polish language in speech and writing, necessary to practice the profession
p.(None): physician, dentist, in particular with regard to the scope of professional rights specified in
p.(None): Art. 2;
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p.(None): 2) the manner and procedure for conducting the exam, referred to in art. 7 item 3, the amount of the fee for this
p.(None): exam and sample certificate confirming successful passing of the exam, with a view to assurance
p.(None): the correct course of the exam and the cost of organizing the exam.
p.(None): Art. 7b. SMK contains information about the granted rights to practice the profession, referred to in art. 5–5c, art. 5f
p.(None): and art. 7.
p.(None): Art. 8. 1. A physician who obtained the right to practice the profession shall be subject to entry in the register kept by the competent authority
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. The Supreme Medical Council shall determine the detailed procedure for granting the right to practice the profession
p.(None): doctor, dentist and keeping a register of doctors.
p.(None): Art. 8a. Partial access to the professions of physician and dentist is not granted, both
p.(None): in the professional activities of a doctor or dentist without specialization, as well as a doctor or a physician
p.(None): specialist dentist.
p.(None): Art. 9. 1. A physician with sufficiently high qualifications, not having the right to practice in the territory
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland, but having this right in another state, may conduct theoretical and
p.(None): practical teaching of the medical profession or take part in a medical consultation and perform the treatments needed
p.(None): results from this consulium or the curriculum if:
p.(None): 1) was invited by a doctor who has the right to practice in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, each time after obtaining the consent of the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 2) was invited by a physician practicing the profession of a therapeutic entity within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): medical treatment, each time after obtaining the consent of the head of this entity and the appropriate regional medical council, or
p.(None): 3) was invited by a clinical hospital or entity referred to in art. 7 item 1 point 1, 2
p.(None): and 4-8 of the Act of 20 July 2018 - Law on Higher Education and Science, leader
p.(None): activity in the field of medical sciences or health sciences, which informs the appropriate regional medical council.
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p.(None): practice a branch of the Social Insurance Institution or, prior to commencing professional activities
p.(None): or in an emergency after they have been performed.
p.(None): 14. To the doctor referred to in par. 2, the provisions of Art. 31 and 45 of the Act of December 2, 2009 on
p.(None): medical chambers.
p.(None): 15. The doctor referred to in par. 2, providing benefits temporarily and occasionally only as part of
p.(None): international agreements concluded with a Member State of the European Union for cross-border cooperation
p.(None): in the field of emergency medical services, he does not submit to the regional medical council competent for the place
p.(None): the intended pursuit of the profession of documents referred to in paragraph 2. The provisions of para. 3-13 shall not apply.
p.(None): Art. 9a. In cases where the doctor or dentist temporarily and occasionally practices on
p.(None): the territory of the Republic of Poland on the principles referred to in art. 9 item 2 and 3–12, District Medical Council
p.(None): or the Supreme Medical Council may require the physician or dentist to pass on to patients all or
p.(None): some of the following information:
p.(None): 1) if a doctor, dentist is entered in the register of entrepreneurs or a similar register
p.(None): public - an indication of this register, the number under which it appears in the register, or other contained in it
p.(None): register of data allowing identification of a doctor, dentist;
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p.(None): 2) the name and address of the competent authority granting authorization to practice in the Member State
p.(None): office;
p.(None): 3) an indication of the professional association or similar institution in which the doctor, dentist is
p.(None): registered;
p.(None): 4) professional title;
p.(None): 5) if the doctor, dentist conducts business subject to VAT -
p.(None): VAT identification number;
p.(None): 6) details of the insurance policy or other individual measures or
p.(None): collective security in relation to professional liability.
p.(None): Art. 9b. 1. A doctor who permanently provides health services to members of the national team participating in the Games
p.(None): Olympic, Paralympic, Deaf Games, World or European Championships, hereinafter referred to as
p.(None): "Sporting event" organized on the territory of the Republic of Poland, maybe during this time
p.(None): a sporting event to pursue the medical profession without having to obtain the right to practice the profession if he submits
p.(None): Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw:
p.(None): 1) a written declaration of intention to temporarily practice the medical profession in the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): and
p.(None): 2) a certificate issued by the competent authority of the country in which he practices the medical profession that he has in it
p.(None): the right to practice medicine, which is not suspended or restricted at the time of making the declaration,
p.(None): and
p.(None): 3) a document confirming formal qualifications to practice the medical profession.
p.(None): 2. The statement and documents referred to in para. 1, the physician submits through the event organizer
p.(None): no later than 60 days before the start of this event.
p.(None): 3. The District Medical Chamber in Warsaw after receiving the statement and documents referred to in par. 1
p.(None): issues a doctor a certificate confirming the fulfillment of the obligation to submit a declaration and the documents referred to in par. 1.
p.(None): 4. The issue of the certificate referred to in para. 3, is subject to a fee of not more than
p.(None): 1.5% of the average monthly salary in the enterprise sector without payment of awards from profit for the previous year,
p.(None): published
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): by the President of the Central Statistical Office in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): "Monitor Polski", by way of announcement, by January 15 each year.
p.(None): 5. The fee is the revenue of the Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw.
p.(None): 6. The provisions of para. 1-5 do not apply to citizens of other European Union Member States providing services
p.(None): cross-border pursuant to Directive 2005/36 / EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 7 September 2005 on
p.(None): recognition of professional qualifications (Official Journal of the EU L 255 of 30.09.2005, p. 22, as amended).
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p.(None): 5. In order to conduct LEK and LDEK at agreed times and places, the director of CEM shall appoint from among
p.(None): members of the Examination Board Examination Teams.
p.(None): 6. A member of the Examination Team may not be a person in relation to whom the candidate to submit a LEK or
p.(None): LDEK in this Examination Team is:
p.(None): 1) his spouse;
p.(None): 2) a person in relation to him:
p.(None): a) relationship or affinity to the second degree,
p.(None): b) adoption;
p.(None): 3) a person living together with him;
p.(None): 4) a person in relation to him in a business relationship.
p.(None): 7. The reasons for exclusion referred to in par. 6 points 1 and 2 continue despite the termination of marriage or adoption.
p.(None): 8. Members of the Examination Team before the start of LEK or LDEK shall submit to the CEM director a written statement,
p.(None): under pain of criminal liability that they do not remain with any of the applicants for LEK or LDEK before that
p.(None): The Examination Team in the relation referred to in par. 6, and they did not stay
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p.(None): convicted by a final judgment of a court for a deliberate offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional crime
p.(None): Treasury. The person submitting the statement is obliged to include the following clause in it: "I am
p.(None): aware of the criminal liability for making a false declaration. " This clause replaces the instruction
p.(None): a criminal liability authority for making false statements.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director shall dismiss a member of the Examination Board in the event of:
p.(None): 1) resignation;
p.(None): 2) illness preventing him from performing the function of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 3) failure to perform or improper performance of the duties of a member of the Examination Board;
p.(None): 4) conviction by a final judgment of a court for an intentional offense prosecuted by public indictment or intentional
p.(None): tax offense;
p.(None): 5) submitting a false statement referred to in para. 8.
p.(None): 10. Members of the Examination Teams referred to in para. 5, and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): entitled:
p.(None): 1) remuneration for participation in the works of this Team or committee, in an amount not exceeding PLN 500 for
p.(None): Chairman and not more than PLN 300 for a member;
p.(None): 2) reimbursement of travel expenses in the amount and under the conditions specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 775 § 2
p.(None): of the Act of 26 June 1974 - Labor Code (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1040, 1043 and 1495) entitled to employees from
p.(None): title of business trip within the country;
p.(None): 3) dismissal from work on the day of performing the activities of the Examination Team referred to in par. 5, or
p.(None): the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, without retaining the right to remuneration when organizing
p.(None): LEK or LDEK on a business day.
p.(None): 11. The detailed manner of payment of remuneration referred to in para. 10 point 1 and the reimbursement of costs referred to in para.
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p.(None): referred to in paragraph 4 or solved the test independently, the Chairman of the Committee
p.(None): Examination referred to in art. 14b paragraph 4, will disqualify the applicant. The fact of disqualification
p.(None): along with an indication of its causes are noted in the examination report.
p.(None): 7. On the disqualification referred to in para. 6, the director of CEM shall notify the disqualified person in writing.
p.(None): The director of CEM publishes information on disqualification in SMK.
p.(None): 8. The director of CEM notifies the competent regional ombudsman of professional liability about disqualification.
p.(None): if the doctor or dentist is a member of a regional medical chamber or a competent one
p.(None): District Ombudsman for professional liability of the military medical chamber, if the doctor or dentist
p.(None): is a member of the military medical chamber.
p.(None): 9. A disqualified person may not join LEK or LDEK at the next nearest date
p.(None): exam after the day of disqualification.
p.(None): Art. 14e. 1. Candidate LEK or LDEK in a given time may bring it during the examination or immediately after it
p.(None): finished before leaving the room
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p.(None): examination subject, substantive reservation on the test question used during this LEK or LDEK.
p.(None): The reservation shall be made to the director of CEM on the form, a template of which is prepared by CEM.
p.(None): 2. The reservation referred to in para. 1, examine within 3 days from the day on which the exam took place, the commission
p.(None): appointed by the director of CEM from persons whose knowledge, experience and authority guarantee the correct one
p.(None): consideration of objections. If the objection is accepted, the committee will cancel the test question
p.(None): subject to the reservation. This decision lowers the maximum number of points possible
p.(None): from the test. No points are awarded for an annulled question.
p.(None): 3. The decision referred to in para. 2, is inconsistent with the law.
p.(None): 4. A positive LEK or LDEK result is obtained by the applicant who obtained at least 56% of the maximum number
p.(None): points from the test. The result of the exam is not a decision within the meaning of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code
p.(None): administrative proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A person who submitted a LEK or LDEK with negative results, or who submitted a LEK or LDEK with unsatisfactory results
p.(None): result, he can take the exam again at another time.
p.(None): 6. To the person who submitted the LEK or LDEK, the CEM director issues the certificate of LEK or LDEK in
p.(None): 21 days from the date of passing the exam. The signature of the CEM director may be on the certificate
p.(None): mechanically reproduced. The result of an individual's exam is made available to them via SMK. At the request of that person
p.(None): the director of CEM issues a duplicate of the LEK certificate of deposit or LDEK certificate of deposit against payment
p.(None): correction. The fee for these activities is PLN 50. Fees are not paid if the correction is due to a CEM error.
p.(None): 7. The results of LEK and LDEK are made available by the CEM director via SMK to the bodies referred to in art. 16c paragraph 8, universities in
p.(None): regarding their graduates and the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. In the event of gross misconduct regarding the LEK or LDEK procedure or unforeseen situations
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p.(None): 6b. The voivode oversees the completion of post-graduate internships for doctors, dentists and in the field of
p.(None): compliance by the internship entities with the requirements and conditions referred to in paragraph 5 point 6.
p.(None): 6c. The voivode as part of the supervision referred to in para. 6b, is entitled to:
p.(None): 1) visitation of an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6;
p.(None): 2) request documentation regarding the implementation of the internship program and financing;
p.(None): 3) demand explanations regarding the implementation of the internship program by a doctor;
p.(None): 4) issuing post-control recommendations;
p.(None): 5) providing information on the inspection carried out to the voivodship marshal and the regional chamber
p.(None): medical;
p.(None): 6) requesting the voivodship marshal to delete an entity entered on the list referred to in para. 6.
p.(None): 6d. The provisions of para. 1-3d and 4-6c shall apply mutatis mutandis to persons who are nationals of a Member State
p.(None): The European Union.
p.(None): 7. The Minister of National Defense, after consulting the Military Medical Council, shall establish the list
p.(None): subordinate health care entities authorized to conduct postgraduate internships for doctors and physicians
p.(None): dentists appointed to the professional military service and provides the funds necessary for these internships.
p.(None): 7a. The doctor, dentist referred to in paragraph 7, takes a postgraduate internship as an intern or
p.(None): trainee dentist, to whom he is appointed by the competent military authority in agreement with
p.(None): Military Medical Council.
p.(None): 7b. An intern doctor who has not completed or did not complete the post-graduate internship within 5 years from the date
p.(None): obtaining the right to practice the profession, may again undergo a post-graduate internship under a training contract
p.(None): concluded with the entity
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p.(None): conducting postgraduate internship. The competent district medical council again grants the doctor the right
p.(None): practicing the profession referred to in art. 5 paragraph 7.
p.(None): 8. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize post-graduate internship
p.(None): abroad as equivalent to a postgraduate internship completed in the country, subject to paragraph 9.
p.(None): 8a. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, the trainee physician may be referred
p.(None): through:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1239 and 1495 and of 2020, items 284, 322 and
p.(None): 374) to the entity in which the internship takes place or to another entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract referred to in paragraph 3d if he doesn't stay
p.(None): issued decision referred to in item 1.
p.(None): 8b. Tasks referred to in par. 8a, must be adapted to the level of knowledge and skills of the managed person
p.(None): an intern and be subject to the supervision and management of a specialist appointed by the manager
p.(None): the unit to which the intern doctor was referred.
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p.(None): with the implementation of part or all of the specialized module program.
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p.(None): 7. The Director of the CMKP, based on the opinion of the team he appointed, may recognize, by way of a decision, the existing one
p.(None): scientific and professional achievements of the doctor referred to in paragraph 4-6, equivalent to his implementation in part
p.(None): or in full the detailed program of the specialized module, and if recognized as equivalent in full -
p.(None): decide to admit this doctor to PES.
p.(None): 8. The composition of the team referred to in para. 7, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 9. In justified cases, the minister competent for health may recognize the achievements to date
p.(None): professional and scientific doctor as equivalent to the implementation of a specialization program in a new field
p.(None): medicine, not covered by the current specialization training system, and decide about
p.(None): admission of a doctor to PES. The provisions of para. 7 and 8 shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 9a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 7 and 9, are transmitted via SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 10. The minister competent for health shall specify, by regulation, a list of the specializations referred to
p.(None): in paragraph 2 point 2, as well as the manner and procedure for recognizing a doctor's professional and scientific achievements, guided by
p.(None): equivalence of the professional and scientific achievements of a doctor with a given specialization program.
p.(None): Art. 16a. 1. Document confirming formal qualifications in the field of medical specialization or
p.(None): medical or dental doctor or dentist who is a citizen of a Member State of the Union
p.(None): European, issued by the competent authorities of a Member State of the Union other than the Republic of Poland
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p.(None): European, meeting the minimum educational requirements set out in European Union regulations, listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3, is equivalent to a document confirming the title of specialist.
p.(None): 2. Confirmed qualifications are also considered equivalent to the title of specialist in medicine:
p.(None): 1) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education before:
p.(None): a) December 20, 1976 in the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Denmark, the French Republic and the Kingdom
p.(None): The Netherlands, the Republic of Ireland, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Federal Republic of Germany,
p.(None): Italian Republic or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
p.(None): b) January 1, 1981 in the Hellenic Republic,
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p.(None): Latvia,
p.(None): c) on March 11, 1990 in the former Union of Soviet Socialist Republics in the case of the Republic of Lithuania,
p.(None): d) June 25, 1991 in the former Yugoslavia in the case of the Republic of Slovenia
p.(None): - and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of the Republic of Estonia and the Republic, respectively
p.(None): Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Czech Republic or the Slovak Republic
p.(None): confirming that
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p.(None): this document has the same force in the territory of these States as the documents listed in relation to these
p.(None): countries on the list referred to in para. 3, and that the dentist actually and lawfully practiced the profession of
p.(None): specialist in the field for at least three consecutive years in a five-year period directly
p.(None): preceding the issue of the certificate, or
p.(None): 5) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): providing specialist training prior to 1 January 1995 in the Kingdom of Spain, and
p.(None): a certificate, issued by the competent Spanish authorities, that he passed the specialization exam,
p.(None): carried out to confirm that the physician's qualifications correspond to those within the given scope
p.(None): specialties referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 5a) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty,
p.(None): proving the commencement of education after December 31, 1983 and before January 1, 1991 in the Republic
p.(None): Italian, if the document is accompanied by a certificate issued by the competent Italian authority stating that
p.(None): the physician concerned was actually and lawfully performing the activities of a physician in the specialization in Italy by
p.(None): at least seven consecutive years in the ten years preceding the issue of this certificate, a
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to those attested by the documents listed in
p.(None): the list referred to in par. 3;
p.(None): 6) a document confirming formal qualifications in a given medical specialty or
p.(None): medical and dental practice issued by a Member State of the European Union other than the Republic of Poland
p.(None): other than documents listed in the list referred to in para. 3, or within a specialization other than
p.(None): mentioned in the list referred to in art. 20a paragraph 2, and a certificate issued by the competent authorities of another
p.(None): than the Commonwealth of Poland of a Member State of the European Union stating that the document confirming
p.(None): formal qualifications for a given medical or dental specialist have been issued after completion
p.(None): appropriate education that meets the minimum requirements set out in European Union legislation, and
p.(None): these qualifications are considered equivalent to qualifications
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p.(None): certified documents listed in the list referred to in paragraph 3.
p.(None): 3. The minister competent for health shall announce, in a notice, in the Official Journal
p.(None): Of the Republic of Poland 'Monitor Polski', list of documents confirming formal qualifications in
p.(None): medical specialties of a doctor and dentist who is a citizen of a state
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p.(None): in connection with the appointment to this position or stay on the missions of Polish Military Contingents.
p.(None): 11. The result of the competition procedure is a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained for LEK / LDEK, o
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 10 points 1 or percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from the LEK / LDEK or exam in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant specialization I or II degree or PES and additional points referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 10 points 2 or a percentage of the maximum number of points obtained from LEK / LDEK and points
p.(None): additional ones referred to in para. 10 point 3.
p.(None): 12. In the case of persons having the result of the State Medical Examination or
p.(None): The Medical-Dental State Examination in the competitive procedure recognizes the result of these examinations
p.(None): is equivalent to the result of LEK or LDEK, respectively.
p.(None): 13. Physicians are qualified to undergo specialized training in a number corresponding to the number of free
p.(None): places allocated for a given qualification procedure in a given field of medicine in a given field
p.(None): voivodship or owned by a given entity, in order from the highest result obtained in the proceedings
p.(None): competition.
p.(None): 14. The doctor may request verification from the body conducting the qualification procedure
p.(None): qualifying procedure, within 7 days from the day of announcing the list of qualified doctors and
p.(None): not qualified for
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p.(None): start a given specialization training. The list shall be announced on the relevant website
p.(None): authority and by means of SMK.
p.(None): 15. List of physicians not qualified to undergo specialized training in a specific one
p.(None): the medical field contains information on verification, referred to in par. 14.
p.(None): 16. The detailed manner and procedure for conducting the qualification procedure are set out in the regulations of the procedure
p.(None): qualification specified in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 16g paragraph 1 point 4.
p.(None): 16a. Detailed method and procedure for conducting qualification proceedings
p.(None): by the Minister of National Defense determines the regulations of the qualification procedure set out in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 16x paragraph 2.
p.(None): 17. Body conducting the qualification procedure, taking into account the result of the procedure
p.(None): qualifying, he directs the doctor, via SMK, to undergo specialist training in the entity referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place. For doctors who are soldiers in active
p.(None): military service, as well as those on duty or employed in medical entities
p.(None): created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense, body conducting the proceedings
p.(None): qualifying, taking into account the result of the qualification procedure, indicates to the doctor, for
p.(None): SMK help, a free training place and issues a referral for specialist training in
p.(None): the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1, with a free training place.
p.(None): 17a. In order to enable specialist training in the entity referred to in art. 19f paragraph 1 after
p.(None): completed qualification procedure, the voivode may apply for free access
p.(None): a training place at the disposal of the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for matters
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p.(None): doctors who are soldiers on active military service, as well as on duty or employed in entities
p.(None): medicinal products created and supervised by the Minister of National Defense may be expressed by the Minister of National Defense.
p.(None): 5. Duration of specialization training for doctors who are officers in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs may
p.(None): be extended additionally by the minister competent for internal affairs for the duration of service outside the territory
p.(None): Polish Republic.
p.(None): 5a. In justified cases, other than specified in par. 1, 2 and 5, consent to the additional extension of the duration
p.(None): specialization training in relation to physicians who are officers in relation to the service in
p.(None): organizational units subordinated to or supervised by the minister competent for internal affairs, or
p.(None): employed under an employment contract or civil law contract, or serving in the entity
p.(None): therapeutic, established by the minister competent for internal affairs, may be expressed by the minister competent for matters
p.(None): Interior.
p.(None): 5b. Information about the extension of the period of specialization training to the physician is placed in SMK by the competent
p.(None): entities with an additional indication:
p.(None): 1) extension period;
p.(None): 2) first name (s) and surname of the person to whom the extension applies;
p.(None): 3) subject of the settlement;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) extension body.
p.(None): 6. The doctor or competent entity is obliged to inform the competent authority referred to in art. 16c paragraph 1, st
p.(None): planned absence by the doctor, in particular for the reasons referred to in paragraph 1, 2, 4-5, ongoing
p.(None): longer than 3 months.
p.(None): 7. A voivode who has information on absence referred to in para. 6, or other ongoing absence of a physician
p.(None): for more than 3 months he may refer another doctor qualified for the period of this absence
p.(None): undergoing specialized training, to undergo this training at the entity conducting specialized training,
p.(None): considering the possibility of completing part or all of the specialization program and the possibility of using it
p.(None): training places.
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p.(None): 8. Referrals referred to in para. 7, is done using SMK.
p.(None): Art. 16m 1. The doctor undergoes specialization training under the guidance of a doctor employed under a contract of
p.(None): work or civil law contract or practicing profession on the basis of the service relationship with the entity
p.(None): conducting specialized training, appointed by the manager of this entity, hereinafter referred to as the "manager
p.(None): specialization ".
p.(None): 2. The head of specialization may be a doctor possessing the second degree of specialization or title
p.(None): specialist in the field of medicine which is the subject of specialized training, and in justified cases
p.(None): in a related field of medicine.
p.(None): 3. The doctor undergoes a specialist internship under the direction of a doctor with a 2nd degree of specialization or title
p.(None): a specialist in a given medical field appointed by the head of the unit conducting a field internship,
p.(None): who agreed to perform this function, hereinafter referred to as "internship manager".
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p.(None): medicine related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace,
p.(None): may apply to the director of the CMKP for recognition of part of the period of specialization in
p.(None): the scope of the relevant module if he was serving outside the territory of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish, provided that the nature of this service, including participation in performance and performance
p.(None): medical procedures and procedures, corresponded to the relevant specialization program.
p.(None): 12. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of a decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program and shorten the period of the doctor
p.(None): undergoing this training, but not more than by 1/2 the duration of the specialization training or modules about which
p.(None): referred to in art. 16 clause 2.
p.(None): 13. Based on the opinion of the team he appointed, the CMKP director may recognize, by way of decision, internships and courses, about
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 8 and 10, equivalent to the implementation of part of the specialization program.
p.(None): 13a. The decisions referred to in paragraph 12 and 13, are placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
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p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 14. The composition of the team referred to in para. 12 and 13, include:
p.(None): 1) national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) head of specialization;
p.(None): 3) a representative of a scientific society competent for a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 4) a representative of the Supreme Medical Council holding the title of specialist in a given field of medicine and degree
p.(None): scientific habilitated doctor.
p.(None): 15. In the event of an epidemic emergency or epidemic status, a medical practitioner undergoing training
p.(None): specialization may be directed by:
p.(None): 1) a voivode to work in combating an epidemic based on art. 47 of the Act of 5 December 2008 on prevention
p.(None): and combating infections and infectious diseases in humans to the subject in which the specialist training takes place or to
p.(None): other entity, or
p.(None): 2) the employer to perform tasks other than those resulting from the contract under which the training takes place
p.(None): specialization, if the decision referred to in item 1 is not issued.
p.(None): 16. A doctor undergoing specialist training who was referred pursuant to para. 15 to perform
p.(None): work other than that resulting from the contract under which the specialist training takes place, performs work under
p.(None): supervision of a specialist appointed by the head of the unit to which he was referred. Medical specialist
p.(None): supervising the work of a doctor during specialization training acquires the appropriate qualifications of a manager
p.(None): specializations referred to in par. 7.
p.(None): 17. At the request of a doctor undergoing specialist training, the director of the CMKP may decide, by decision, the period of
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p.(None): 10. If the opinion referred to in para. 8, includes an indication for completing an internship,
p.(None): the minister competent for health shall direct a doctor to undergo this internship, taking into account the duration and scope
p.(None): substantive of this internship and an indication of the entity conducting the specialist training in which the complementary internship
p.(None): should be done.
p.(None): 11. The supplementary internship cannot last longer than 3 years.
p.(None): 12. The doctor takes a supplementary internship as part of a paid training leave, a fixed-term employment contract
p.(None): undergoing a supplementary internship or a civil law contract for a supplementary internship concluded with the indicated
p.(None): entity conducting specialized training, under the conditions specified in the contract.
p.(None): 13. The supplementary internship ends with obtaining a professional opinion issued by the head of the appropriate unit
p.(None): organizational entity conducting specialized training.
p.(None): 14. On the basis of the professional opinion, the minister competent for health issues a decision in which he recognizes the title
p.(None): specialist as equivalent to the title of specialist in the Republic of Poland, or refuses to recognize this title.
p.(None): 15. Decisions referred to in para. 9 and 14, shall be placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) citizenship of the person concerned;
p.(None): 4) country obtaining the title of specialist;
p.(None): 5) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 6) type of settlement;
p.(None): 7) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): Art. 16o. 1. The doctor may not implement or continue specialization training in the case of:
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p.(None): 1) suspension of the right to practice a medical profession or a prohibition to practice a medical profession;
p.(None): 2) doctor's limitations in performing specific medical activities covered by the specialization program;
p.(None): 3) the doctor's failure to take specialized training within a period of 3 months from the day indicated as the day
p.(None): commencing this training on a referral issued by the steering body for training, for reasons
p.(None): lying on the doctor's side;
p.(None): 4) the doctor's discontinuation of specialist training;
p.(None): 5) discontinuation of the specialist training for a doctor at the request of the head of specialization after
p.(None): obtaining the opinion of a competent voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine or a consultant
p.(None): national in a given field of medicine or fields of medicine related to the implementation of the tasks of the state
p.(None): related solely to the defense of the country during war and peace and the relevant regional chamber
p.(None): medical;
p.(None): 6) the end of the period in which he was obliged to complete specialization training. 1a. By giving up by
p.(None): doctor undergoing specialist training,
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1 point 4, it should be understood that the physician ceases to implement the specialization program,
p.(None): in accordance with the annual detailed plan of specialization training referred to in art. 16m paragraph 6, or not completing
p.(None): entries, via SMK, in EKS by a doctor, referred to in art. 16m paragraph 6a, within 3 months of
p.(None): make the last entry, for reasons attributable to the doctor.
p.(None): 2. The relevant entity is obliged to notify via voivode, Minister of Defense, via SMK, respectively
p.(None): Narodowa or the minister competent for internal affairs on the occurrence of the circumstances referred to in para. 1 point
p.(None): 1-5.
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. The voivode, the Minister of National Defense or the minister competent for internal affairs shall issue a decision accordingly
p.(None): deletion of a doctor from the register of doctors undergoing specialist training, hereinafter referred to as the "register", on
p.(None): the basis of:
p.(None): 1) notification by the relevant entity of the occurrence of the circumstances referred to in para. 1 points 1-4, or
p.(None): information on the occurrence of circumstances referred to in par. 1 points 1-4 by other authorized entities;
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p.(None): 2) the application of the head of specialization for the interruption of specialization training after obtaining by the voivode,
p.(None): Minister of National Defense or minister competent for internal affairs competent opinion
p.(None): voivodship consultant in a given field of medicine or consultant in a given field of medicine or
p.(None): medicine fields related to the implementation of state tasks related solely to national defense over time
p.(None): war and peace and the appropriate regional medical chamber.
p.(None): 5. The decision referred to in para. 4, shall be placed in SMK and additionally include in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 6. The decision referred to in para. 4, the provisions of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code shall apply
p.(None): administrative proceedings. On the decision, the entities referred to in paragraph 4, shall also notify the doctor in writing.
p.(None): Art. 16p. 1. The register is kept by CMKP, using SMK, using data
p.(None): immediately published in SMK directly by voivods, the Minister of National Defense and the minister
p.(None): competent for internal affairs.
p.(None): 2. The register is kept in the information and IT system according to a specific data system:
p.(None): 1) registration number consisting of a sequence of consecutive characters:
p.(None): a) a two-digit voivodship symbol being the first element of the division unit identifier
p.(None): territorial defined in the regulations issued on the basis of art. 49 of the Act of 29 June 1995 on
p.(None): public statistics (Journal of Laws of 2019, items 649, 730 and 2294),
p.(None): b) a four-character specialization code, in accordance with the list of specialization codes specified in the regulations issued on
p.(None): based on art. 8 clause 2
p.(None): c) the seven-digit number "The right to practice the profession of medicine" or "The right to practice the profession of dentist";
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the doctor;
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p.(None): 3) physician's home address;
p.(None): 4) place and date of birth in the case of a foreign doctor;
p.(None): 5) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: the name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 6) citizenship (citizenship);
p.(None): 7) number of the right to practice the profession;
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p.(None): meeting the prerequisites for recognition of the European exam
p.(None): scientific society as equivalent to the entire PES, the director of CEM issues a diploma confirming the title
p.(None): specialist. If the conditions for recognition of the exam organized by
p.(None): European scientific society as equivalent to a part of PES, the director of CEM issues a confirmation certificate
p.(None): such recognition. The director of CEM refuses to recognize the exam organized by the European scientific society as
p.(None): equivalent to all or part of PES by way of decision. The provisions of the Act of June 14, 1960 - Code
p.(None): Administrative proceedings shall apply accordingly.
p.(None): 6. A doctor cannot be recognized as an exam organized by a European scientific society
p.(None): equivalent to passing with a positive PES result in whole or in part if he submitted with a positive result
p.(None): PES in whole or in part, respectively.
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p.(None): 7. The doctor cannot join PES in whole or in part if he has obtained the recognition of the exam
p.(None): organized by the European Scientific Society as equivalent to a positive PES exam
p.(None): in whole or in part respectively.
p.(None): 8. For the matters referred to in par. 6 and 7, Art. 105 of the Act of June 14, 1960 - Code
p.(None): administrative proceedings.
p.(None): 9. The CEM Director informs about the decision on recognition of the European exam
p.(None): scientific society as equivalent with a positive PES credit in whole or in part, using
p.(None): SMK and additionally provides in it:
p.(None): 1) date of settlement;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned by the decision;
p.(None): 3) subject of the settlement;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): Article 16 1. A doctor who has obtained confirmation of the completion of the specialist training in question
p.(None): in art. 16r paragraph 6 point 1, and a doctor who has recognized achievements pursuant to art. 16 clause 7 or paragraph 9, maybe
p.(None): apply to the director of CEM with a request to join the PES.
p.(None): 2. The application referred to in para. 1, contains the following data:
p.(None): 1) first name (names) and surname;
p.(None): 2) PESEL number, and in the absence of it - the features of a document confirming identity: name and number of the document and
p.(None): country of issuance;
p.(None): 3) correspondence address, telephone number and e-mail address if the applicant has one;
p.(None): 4) an indication of the unit in which the applicant underwent specialization training, if applicable;
p.(None): 5) date of the decision and the authority issuing the decision referred to in art. 16 clause 7 or
p.(None): paragraph. 9, if the applicant possesses such;
p.(None): 6) name of the university which the applicant graduated from;
p.(None): 7) information on the right to practice the profession: its number, date of issue and issuing authority;
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p.(None): 8) name and surname, professional title or academic degree, or academic title of the head of specialization;
p.(None): 9) an indication of the entity referred to in art. 16r paragraph 2;
p.(None): 10) an indication of the field in which the applicant intends to submit PES;
p.(None): 11) an indication of the part of PES that the applicant intends to join;
p.(None): 12) information on the specialization held;
p.(None): 13) date and number of the certificate confirming the examination organized by the European scientific society as
p.(None): equivalent to PES part, if applicable.
p.(None): 3. The application referred to in para. 1, shall be submitted using SMK.
p.(None): 4. The fee referred to in art. 16t paragraph 1 shall be paid into the bank account indicated by CEM, provided by
p.(None): SMK during the submission of the application referred to in para. 1. The fee should be paid immediately after
p.(None): submitting the application, not later than within 5 days from the deadline for submitting the applications referred to in para. 5. W
p.(None): in the event of failure to pay the fee referred to in art. 16t paragraph 1, or to bring it in an amount lower than
p.(None): due, the director of CEM calls the applicant to fill formal deficiencies, by means of SMK or by means
p.(None): electronic communication at the e-mail address indicated by the applicant in the application referred to in
p.(None): paragraph. 2. The provision of art. 64 of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure shall not apply. IN
p.(None): in the event of failure to complete formal deficiencies within 7 days of sending the request, the affected application
p.(None): is treated as not composed. The director of CEM informs about the consequence of this consequence in the call to make up for the shortcomings
p.(None): formal.
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p.(None): 11. Invalidation of PES or a part thereof means that PES or a part thereof is treated as non-PES, respectively.
p.(None): The annulled exam is repeated no later than three months from the day on which the decision on
p.(None): annulment has become final. In the event of annulment of the entire PES, all parts thereof shall take place in
p.(None): no later than three months from the date on which the decision
p.(None): annulment became final.
p.(None): 11a. PES annulment, in whole or in part, occurs when the person who took the exam was not
p.(None): authorized to do so. Annulment of PES or its part for reasons attributable to the applicant causes that
p.(None): PES or part of it is null and void accordingly. The provisions of para. 11 and art. 16 in paragraph 6 does not apply
p.(None): a.
p.(None): 11b. In the event of annulment of PES for reasons not attributable to the applicant, no fee shall be charged
p.(None): the fee referred to in art. 16t paragraph 1, from the person applying for the next exam, who
p.(None): took an annulled exam.
p.(None): 12. The decision on annulment shall be taken by the Director of CEM within 14 days from the date of becoming aware of the reasons
p.(None): justifying the annulment of PES or part thereof.
p.(None): 13. Information on the decision to annul PES or part thereof is published on the CEM website. For service
p.(None): the decision referred to in paragraph 12, regulations
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p.(None): of the Act of June 14, 1960 - Code of Administrative Procedure shall apply accordingly. He publishes the decision
p.(None): in SMK and additionally provides in it:
p.(None): 1) date of decision;
p.(None): 2) first name (names) and surname of the person concerned;
p.(None): 3) subject of the decision;
p.(None): 4) type of settlement;
p.(None): 5) authority issuing the decision.
p.(None): 14. The decision to annul PES or part thereof may be appealed to the minister competent for health
p.(None): within 14 days of its delivery, submitted via the CEM director.
p.(None): Article 16t 1. When reporting to PES for the second and subsequent time, the doctor shall pay a fee of not more than 25%
p.(None): average monthly salary in the enterprise sector without payment of awards from profit for the previous year,
p.(None): announced by the President of the Central Statistical Office in the Official Journal of the Republic of Poland
p.(None): Polish "Monitor Polski" by announcement, by January 15 each year.
p.(None): 2. The fee referred to in para. 1, are downloaded by the director of CEM.
p.(None): 3. The fee referred to in para. 1 shall constitute the income of the state budget.
p.(None): 4. (repealed)
p.(None): Article 16u 1. PES is carried out by the State Examination Board, hereinafter referred to as "PKE".
p.(None): 2. The chairman and members of PKE are appointed and dismissed by the director of CEM from among persons proposed by
p.(None): national consultant competent in a given field of medicine, scientific society competent in a given field
p.(None): medicine and the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 3. PKE consists of specialist doctors in the field of medicine covered by PES or, in justified cases, in
p.(None): related field of medicine:
p.(None): 1) a representative or representatives of a national consultant competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 2) a representative or representatives of scientific societies competent in a given field of medicine;
p.(None): 3) a representative or representatives of the Supreme Medical Council.
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p.(None): 2) I know and meet the conditions for carrying out activities in the field of postgraduate education of doctors
p.(None): and dentists - defined in the Act of December 5, 1996 on the professions of physician and dentist. "
p.(None): 3. The statement should also contain:
p.(None): 1) name of the applicant, address of his place of residence or registered office;
p.(None): 2) the place and date of submitting the declaration;
p.(None): 3) the signature of the person authorized to represent the applicant, indicating the name and surname
p.(None): function.
p.(None): 3a. (repealed) 3b. (Deleted)
p.(None): 4. Entry in the register, with the exception of the register kept by the Supreme Medical Council, is subject to a fee.
p.(None): 5. The fee referred to in para. 4, constitutes the revenue of the regional medical chamber that made the entry in the register.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): Regulation:
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p.(None): 1) detailed procedure in matters of making an entry in the register, specimen documents: application for entry
p.(None): to the register, information on the form of education, a certificate of entry in the register and the manner of keeping the register,
p.(None): Bearing in mind the need to standardize the documentation regarding postgraduate education;
p.(None): 2) the amount of the fee referred to in para. 4, including costs related to the proceedings in
p.(None): regarding the entry and changes to the entry and related to the keeping of the control register by the authority
p.(None): conducting education by the training organizer.
p.(None): 7. The register keeping authority issues ex officio a certificate confirming the entry in the register.
p.(None): Art. 19c. 1. The body keeping the register is the regional medical council competent for the seat of the organizer
p.(None): education, and in the case of the regional medical chamber being the organizer of education, the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 1a. The education organizer is obliged to provide the information referred to in paragraph 5, also regional
p.(None): medical board competent for the place of education, if it intends to provide education for
p.(None): area not covered by the activity of the registry authority.
p.(None): 2. The register may be kept in an IT system.
p.(None): 3. The following data shall be entered in the register:
p.(None): 1) the number of the education organizer's entry in the register;
p.(None): 2) the name of the training organizer;
p.(None): 3) place of residence or seat and address of the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) organizational and legal form of the education organizer;
p.(None): 5) specification of the subject, scope and forms of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 6) the beginning and end of the period of planned post-graduate education;
p.(None): 7) number in the register of entrepreneurs in the National Court Register, if the education organizer - such number
p.(None): has and tax identification number (NIP);
p.(None): 8) number and date of the resolution on entry in the register;
p.(None): 9) number and date of the resolution on changing the entry in the register;
p.(None): 10) number and date of issuing the certificate of entry in the register;
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p.(None): 11) dates and results of controls carried out, referred to in art. 19e;
p.(None): 12) data referred to in art. 19c paragraph 5 points 1-6;
p.(None): 13) date and number of the resolution on removal from the register.
p.(None): 4. The training organizer entered in the register is obliged to notify the authority keeping the register
p.(None): any changes to the data referred to in paragraph 3 points 2-7 and in para. 5 points 1-6, within 14 days from their date
p.(None): uprising.
p.(None): 5. The training organizer entered in the register is obliged to forward it to the authority keeping the register, no
p.(None): later than 30 days before the start of the training, the following information regarding the specific form
p.(None): training:
p.(None): 1) subject and detailed post-graduate education program;
p.(None): 2) the date of commencement and completion of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 3) place and address of postgraduate education;
p.(None): 4) post-graduate education regulations, including in particular:
p.(None): a) the manner and mode of education,
p.(None): b) the rules and procedure for recruiting participants,
p.(None): c) the rights and obligations of persons participating in education,
p.(None): d) detailed method of verification of learning outcomes,
p.(None): e) the amount of the fee for participation in education;
p.(None): 5) detailed data on the qualifications of lecturers and other persons providing theoretical teaching
p.(None): and practical classes;
p.(None): 6) detailed data on the qualifications of the head of scientific education;
p.(None): 7) model document confirming the completion of education.
p.(None): Art. 19ca. The register keeping authority shall ex officio rectify the entry in the register containing obvious errors or
p.(None): inconsistencies with the facts.
p.(None): Art. 19cb. 1. The register keeping body is obliged to enter the applicant in the register within the time limit
p.(None): 7 days from the date of receipt of the application for entry together with the declaration referred to in art. 19b paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. If the register keeping authority fails to make an entry within the time limit referred to in para. 1, and from the date of receipt of the application by
p.(None): of this authority has expired 14 days, the applicant may start business. This does not apply if
p.(None): the authority called on the applicant to supplement the entry application no later than within 7 days
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p.(None): from the day of its receipt. In such a situation, the deadline referred to in the first sentence runs
p.(None): respectively from the date of receipt of the supplement to the entry.
p.(None): Art. 19d 1. The registry keeping authority shall refuse an applicant to be entered in the register if:
p.(None): 1) a final judgment is issued prohibiting the applicant from carrying out the activity covered by the entry;
p.(None): 2) the training organizer has been removed from the register pursuant to para. 2 points 1, 4 or 5 over a period of 3 years
p.(None): before submitting the application;
p.(None): 3) the applicant does not meet the conditions referred to in art. 19 paragraph 2.
p.(None): 2. The entry of the training organizer in the register shall be deleted in the case of:
p.(None): 1) submitting the declaration referred to in art. 19b paragraph 2, inconsistent with the facts;
p.(None): 2) issuing a final judgment prohibiting the organizer of education from carrying out the covered activity
p.(None): entry in the register;
p.(None): 3) liquidation or declaration of bankruptcy of the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) gross violation of the conditions required to perform the activities covered by the entry;
p.(None): 5) failure to comply with post-inspection recommendations referred to in art. 19e paragraph 11 point 2;
p.(None): 6) submission by the training organizer of an application for removal from the register;
p.(None): 7) obtaining by the authority keeping the register of information from the Central Register and Information on Activities
p.(None): Economic or National Court Register
p.(None): on the removal of the training organizer.
p.(None): 3. In the cases referred to in para. 2 points 1, 4 and 5, removal from the register takes place after passing a resolution
p.(None): on the prohibition of activities covered by an entry in the register by the authority keeping the register.
p.(None): 3a. In the event of adopting a resolution referred to in para. 3, if the training organizer carries out activities
p.(None): economic activity covered by the entry also on the basis of entries in other registers of regulated activities, including
p.(None): in the same scope of economic activity, the education organizer is also removed from these registers ex officio
p.(None): regulated activity.
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p.(None): 4. The organizer of education, which was removed from the register, pursuant to para. 2 points 1, 4 or 5 may obtain
p.(None): re-entry in this register not earlier than after 3 years from the date of adopting a resolution on removal from the register.
p.(None): 5. To resolutions of the regional medical council or the Supreme Medical Council regarding the entry, refusal to enter and
p.(None): deleting an entry from the register, the provisions of the Code of Administrative Procedure regarding decisions shall apply
p.(None): administration.
p.(None): Art. 19e. 1. The register keeping body is authorized to control education organizers in
p.(None): range:
p.(None): 1) compliance with the facts of the information referred to in art. 19c paragraph 5;
p.(None): 2) fulfilling the conditions specified in art. 19 paragraph 2;
p.(None): 3) the correctness of the documentation of the course of education;
p.(None): 4) ensuring the right quality of education.
p.(None): 2. The control is carried out by persons authorized by the authority keeping the register to perform
p.(None): control activities.
p.(None): 3. Persons referred to in para. 2, carrying out control activities, upon presentation of authorization, have the right to:
p.(None): 1) access to teaching rooms;
p.(None): 2) participate in the classes as an observer;
p.(None): 3) access to the documentation of the course of education kept by the training organizer;
p.(None): 4) demand from the organizer of oral and written explanations;
p.(None): 5) research on the opinions of education participants and teaching staff.
p.(None): 4. A report shall be made of the inspections carried out, which should contain:
p.(None): 1) name and address of the headquarters of the training organizer;
p.(None): 2) place of training;
p.(None): 3) date of commencement and completion of control activities;
p.(None): 4) names of persons performing these activities;
p.(None): 5) description of the actual state;
p.(None): 6) irregularities found;
p.(None): 7) applications of persons performing control activities;
p.(None): 8) date and place of the report;
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p.(None): 9) information about no objections or information about the refusal to sign the report by the training organizer, and
p.(None): about the reason for this refusal.
p.(None): 5. The protocol shall be signed by persons performing control activities and the training organizer.
p.(None): 6. If, after preparing the report and before signing, the training organizer submits a reasoned opinion
p.(None): objections to the facts found during the inspection and described in the report, executing persons
p.(None): control activities are required to examine these facts and complete the report.
p.(None): 7. The refusal to sign the report by the training organizer shall not prevent the signing of the report
p.(None): by persons performing control activities.
p.(None): 8. One copy of the report shall be handed over to the training organizer.
p.(None): 9. Persons performing control activities are required to keep information confidential
p.(None): subject of organization and conducting post-graduate education and results of conducted proceedings.
p.(None): 10. The training organizer has the right to raise objections within 7 days of receiving the report
p.(None): as to how to carry out control activities and the findings contained in the report.
p.(None): 11. On the basis of the findings contained in the report, the registry authority:
p.(None): 1) remove the organizer of education from the register - in the event of the circumstances referred to above
p.(None): in art. 19d paragraph 2 points 1, 4 or 5;
p.(None): 2) in cases other than those referred to in point 1, issue training post-inspection recommendations to the organizer,
p.(None): to remove the irregularities found and specify the deadline for their implementation.
p.(None): Art. 19f. 1. Specialization training may be conducted by organizational units referred to in
p.(None): Art. 19 paragraph 1 which meet the conditions specified in para. 2 and obtained accreditation for training
p.(None): specialization. Confirmation of accreditation is an entry on the list of accredited units to be kept
p.(None): specialization training in a given field.
p.(None): 2. The organizational unit referred to in para. 1, applying for accreditation to conduct training
p.(None): specialization, is obliged to meet the following conditions:
p.(None): 1) to carry out activities corresponding to the profile of specialized training conducted or possess
p.(None): branches in its organizational structure
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p.(None): hospital or other organizational units with a profile corresponding to this training;
p.(None): 2) provide substantive and organizational conditions enabling the implementation of the specialization program
p.(None): a certain number of doctors;
p.(None): 3) ensure supervision within the existing organizational structure:
p.(None): a) in the case of hospitals - on the quality of teaching and treatment activities in the field
p.(None): postgraduate education of doctors or dentists,
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p.(None): associated with low risk.
p.(None): 3. Conceived children, incapacitated persons, soldiers of the basic service and persons deprived of liberty may not
p.(None): participate in research experiments.
p.(None): Art. 27. 1. A person or other entity authorized to consent to a medical experiment may do so
p.(None): undo at every stage of the experiment. The doctor should then stop the experiment.
p.(None): 2. The physician conducting the therapeutic experiment is obliged to interrupt it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): risk to the patient's health exceeding the expected benefits for the patient.
p.(None): 3. The physician conducting the research experiment is obliged to stop it if it occurs during its duration
p.(None): unforeseen danger to the health or life of the person participating in it.
p.(None): Art. 28. Information obtained in connection with a medical experiment may be used for scientific purposes,
p.(None): without the consent of the person subjected to this experiment in a way that prevents identification of that person.
p.(None): Art. 29. 1. A medical experiment may be carried out only after expressing a positive opinion on the project
p.(None): by an independent bioethics commission. Persons with high moral authority and are appointed to the commission
p.(None): high specialist qualifications.
p.(None): 2. The bioethical commission shall express an opinion on the design of the medical experiment, by way of a resolution, with
p.(None): taking into account ethical criteria as well as the purposefulness and feasibility of the project.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2a. Bioethics Committees and the Appeal Bioethics Committee also issue opinions on clinical trials, if different
p.(None): Acts so provide, to the extent specified in those Acts.
p.(None): 3. Bioethical committees shall appoint:
p.(None): 1) the regional medical council in the area of ​​its activity, excluding entities referred to in art
p.(None): points 2 and 3;
p.(None): 2) the rector of the university providing medical education or health sciences;
p.(None): 3) director of a research institute supervised by the minister competent for health.
p.(None): 4. The composition of the bioethics committees referred to in para. 3 points 2 and 3, also includes a representative
p.(None): District Medical Council.
p.(None): 5. The minister competent for health shall, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, appoint an Appeal Board
p.(None): Bioethics, reviewing appeals against resolutions of bioethics committees referred to in para. 2.
p.(None): 6. The minister competent for health matters, after consulting the Supreme Medical Council, shall determine by way of
p.(None): regulations, detailed rules for appointing and financing as well as the mode of operation of bioethics commissions.
p.(None): Chapter 5
p.(None): Rules for practicing the medical profession
p.(None): Art. 30. A physician is obliged to provide medical assistance whenever a delay in her treatment
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p.(None): 5. If the post-visit statement found proceedings contrary to the principles of medical ethics or
p.(None): regulations related to the exercise of the medical profession, the district medical council notifies
p.(None): District Ombudsman.
p.(None): 6. If it is found during a visit that a physician practicing the profession within the entered professional practice
p.(None): to the register of entities performing medical activities within the meaning of the provisions on operations
p.(None): therapeutic grossly violates the conditions of the activity covered by the entry, the District Medical Council deletes this
p.(None): practice from the register of entities performing medical activities.
p.(None): Art. 53. 1. A physician performing an individual medical practice, an individual specialized medical practice,
p.(None): individual medical practice or individual specialized medical practice at the place of call may
p.(None): employ non-physicians to perform auxiliary activities (cooperation).
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2. Physician, dentist performing individual medical practice or individual specialist practice
p.(None): medical or group medical practice or specialist group medical practice, leading
p.(None): respectively post-graduate internship, specialization training or training to obtain skills in the field
p.(None): narrower fields of medicine or the provision of specific health services, may employ a doctor,
p.(None): a dentist for a post-graduate internship, specialization training or
p.(None): training to acquire skills in narrower fields of medicine or specific provision
p.(None): health benefit.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, dentist referred to in para. 2, is obliged to inform the authority
p.(None): keeping a register on the employment of a physician, dentist.
p.(None): 4. The provisions of para. 1-3 shall not apply to individual medical and individual practice
p.(None): specialist medical practice carried out only at the place of call or only at the factory
p.(None): therapeutic entity.
p.(None): Art. 54. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 55. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 56 (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 57. 1. From resolutions of the regional medical councils or the Military Medical Council on matters referred to
p.(None): referred to in art. 5, 6, 7 paragraph 1-5, art. 8 clause 1
p.(None): Art. 9 item 1 points 1 and 2, art. 11 paragraph 1, 2 and 4, art. 12 paragraph 1 and 3-5 and art. 14, a doctor may appeal
p.(None): to the Supreme Medical Council. These resolutions are signed by the president or vice president and secretary of the regional medical council.
p.(None): 1a. Resolutions of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1 shall be signed by the president or vice president and secretary
p.(None): The Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 2. To resolutions of the self-government of doctors in matters referred to in para. 1, the provisions of the Code of Conduct shall apply
p.(None): administrative matters relating to administrative decisions.
p.(None): 3. On the resolution of the Supreme Medical Council referred to in para. 1, a complaint may be submitted to the court to the person concerned
p.(None): Administration.
p.(None): Art. 57a. 1. A doctor who is a citizen of a European Union Member State intending to perform
p.(None): medical or practicing profession
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): doctor permanently or temporarily in the territory of the Republic of Poland, necessary information in the field
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p.(None): consideration of objections. If the objection is accepted, the committee will cancel the test question
p.(None): subject to the reservation. This decision lowers the maximum number of points possible
p.(None): from the test. No points are awarded for an annulled question.
p.(None): 3. The decision referred to in para. 2, is inconsistent with the law.
p.(None): 4. A positive LEK or LDEK result is obtained by the applicant who obtained at least 56% of the maximum number
p.(None): points from the test. The result of the exam is not a decision within the meaning of the Act of 14 June 1960 - Code
p.(None): administrative proceedings.
p.(None): 5. A person who submitted a LEK or LDEK with negative results, or who submitted a LEK or LDEK with unsatisfactory results
p.(None): result, he can take the exam again at another time.
p.(None): 6. To the person who submitted the LEK or LDEK, the CEM director issues the certificate of LEK or LDEK in
p.(None): 21 days from the date of passing the exam. The signature of the CEM director may be on the certificate
p.(None): mechanically reproduced. The result of an individual's exam is made available to them via SMK. At the request of that person
p.(None): the director of CEM issues a duplicate of the LEK certificate of deposit or LDEK certificate of deposit against payment
p.(None): correction. The fee for these activities is PLN 50. Fees are not paid if the correction is due to a CEM error.
p.(None): 7. The results of LEK and LDEK are made available by the CEM director via SMK to the bodies referred to in art. 16c paragraph 8, universities in
p.(None): regarding their graduates and the Supreme Medical Council.
p.(None): 8. In the event of gross misconduct regarding the LEK or LDEK procedure or unforeseen situations
p.(None): affecting the conduct of the LEK or LDEK director of CEM, after obtaining the consent of the minister competent for
p.(None): make it happen
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): health, may issue an order canceling the exam for individual or all candidates.
p.(None): 9. In the event of annulment of LEK or LDEK for reasons not attributable to the applicant, no fee shall be charged
p.(None): the fee referred to in art. 14a paragraph 8, from the person applying for the next exam, who
p.(None): took an annulled exam.
p.(None): 10. Documentation regarding LEK and LDEK is stored by relevant entities in accordance with the provisions of Art. 5 and
p.(None): Art. 6 of the Act of 14 July 1983 on the National Archives and Archives (Journal of Laws of 2020, item 164).
p.(None): Art. 14f. 1. The minister competent for health matters shall determine, by regulation:
p.(None): 1) list of medical fields and scope of issues taken into account when developing test questions
p.(None): LEK and LDEK,
p.(None): 2) the procedure for appointing members of the Examination Board referred to in art. 14b paragraph 1, and the commission referred to in
p.(None): Art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): 3) the template of the declaration referred to in art. 14b paragraph 8
p.(None): 4) the manner and detailed procedure for conducting LEK and LDEK, including the period in which they should be determined
p.(None): their dates,
p.(None): 5) the amount of the fee referred to in art. 14a paragraph 8, and the method of payment,
p.(None): 6) the amount of remuneration for members and chairmen of Examination Teams and committees,
p.(None): referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2
p.(None): 7) detailed procedure for canceling LEK or LDEK,
p.(None): 8) detailed method of determining LEK and LDEK results,
p.(None): 9) specimens of the LEK submission certificate and LDEK submission certificate,
p.(None): 10) procedure for issuing by the CEM director of a duplicate or copy of a LEK certificate of deposit or certificate of deposit
p.(None): LDEK and how to pay the fee referred to in art. 14e paragraph 6
p.(None): 11) the procedure for the CEM director to correct the LEK submission certificate or LDEK submission certificate, and
p.(None): way of paying the fee referred to in art. 14e paragraph 6
p.(None): - having regard to the scope of knowledge and skills which applicants should possess, and
p.(None): taking into account the proper preparation and course of LEK and LDEK and maintaining impartiality of the teams' work
p.(None): Examination about which
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): referred to in art. 14b paragraph 5 and the commission referred to in art. 14e paragraph 2, their workload, and the need to ensure
p.(None): correctly create documentation regarding the submission of LEK or LDEK. ...

p.(None): longer than 3 months.
p.(None): 7. A voivode who has information on absence referred to in para. 6, or other ongoing absence of a physician
p.(None): for more than 3 months he may refer another doctor qualified for the period of this absence
p.(None): undergoing specialized training, to undergo this training at the entity conducting specialized training,
p.(None): considering the possibility of completing part or all of the specialization program and the possibility of using it
p.(None): training places.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 8. Referrals referred to in para. 7, is done using SMK.
p.(None): Art. 16m 1. The doctor undergoes specialization training under the guidance of a doctor employed under a contract of
p.(None): work or civil law contract or practicing profession on the basis of the service relationship with the entity
p.(None): conducting specialized training, appointed by the manager of this entity, hereinafter referred to as the "manager
p.(None): specialization ".
p.(None): 2. The head of specialization may be a doctor possessing the second degree of specialization or title
p.(None): specialist in the field of medicine which is the subject of specialized training, and in justified cases
p.(None): in a related field of medicine.
p.(None): 3. The doctor undergoes a specialist internship under the direction of a doctor with a 2nd degree of specialization or title
p.(None): a specialist in a given medical field appointed by the head of the unit conducting a field internship,
p.(None): who agreed to perform this function, hereinafter referred to as "internship manager".
p.(None): 4. The head of specialization and the head of internship may simultaneously conduct specialization training no more than
p.(None): three doctors, and in cases justified by staffing needs, with the consent of the national consultant in question
p.(None): field of medicine - four doctors.
p.(None): 5. The head of specialization may simultaneously supervise a directional internship of no more than two doctors.
p.(None): 6. The head of specialization is responsible for establishing and transferring to the doctor, in particular for
p.(None): with the help of SMK, annual specific specialized training plans, including in particular the place
p.(None): undergoing specialist internships in a manner ensuring the implementation of the specialization program, within one month of
p.(None): day of commencement of the next year of specialization training, in agreement with
p.(None): head of the entity conducting specialized training. The head of specialization immediately notes
p.(None): any change to the annual detailed specialization training plan. Annual detailed training plans
p.(None): specialization and its changes are posted in SMK.
p.(None): 6a. The head of specialization immediately confirms the doctor's implementation of individual elements
p.(None): specialization training using SMK, in particular by confirming entries completed on
p.(None): currently by a doctor at EKS.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 7. The head of specialization supervises the implementation of the specialization program by the attending physician
p.(None): specialization training. As part of the supervision, the head of specialization, and in relation to points 2-4 a doctor
p.(None): Head of internship:
p.(None): 1) sets, using SMK, a detailed plan of specialization training; 1a) supervises the fulfillment of the obligation
p.(None): ongoing replenishment of EKS;
p.(None): 2) consult and evaluate diagnostic tests proposed and performed by a doctor
p.(None): interpretation, diagnosis of the disease, methods of treatment, prognosis and recommendations for the patient; ...

p.(None): listed in paragraph 1, and necessary to remove the danger of the patient losing his life or
p.(None): serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, the physician may perform such activities after obtaining permission
p.(None): guardianship court.
p.(None): 7. The doctor may perform the activities referred to in par. 1, without the consent of the patient's legal representative, or
p.(None): consent of the competent guardianship court, if the delay is caused by the procedure for obtaining consent
p.(None): would threaten the patient with the danger of losing his life, severe bodily injury or severe upset
p.(None): health. In this case, the doctor is obliged, if possible, to consult a second doctor, in
p.(None): if possible, the same specialty. The doctor immediately notifies about performed activities
p.(None): statutory representative, actual guardian or guardianship court.
p.(None): 8. About the circumstances referred to in par. 3-7, the physician informs the patient and his legal representative or
p.(None): actual guardian or guardianship court, and also makes an appropriate annotation together with the justification in
p.(None): medical records.
p.(None): Art. 35. 1. If during surgery or the use of a therapeutic method or
p.(None): diagnostic, there will be circumstances which, if not taken into consideration, could endanger the patient
p.(None): loss of life, serious bodily injury or serious health disorder, and there is no way
p.(None): immediately obtain the consent of the patient or his legal representative, the doctor has
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): the law, without obtaining this consent, change the scope of the procedure or method of treatment or diagnosis in a manner
p.(None): to take account of these circumstances. In this case, the doctor is obliged, if possible,
p.(None): Consult a second doctor, if possible the same specialty.
p.(None): 2. About the circumstances referred to in par. 1, the physician shall make an appropriate note in the medical documentation
p.(None): and informs the patient, legal representative or actual guardian or guardianship court.
p.(None): Art. 36. 1. When providing health services, a doctor is obliged to respect intimacy and dignity
p.(None): personal patient.
p.(None): 2. (repealed)
p.(None): 3. The doctor is obliged to ensure that other medical personnel adhere to the principle in the management of the patient
p.(None): referred to in paragraph 1.
p.(None): 4. To clinics and hospitals of medical academies, medical research and development units and others
p.(None): units authorized to educate students of medical sciences, doctors and other medical personnel in the field of
p.(None): necessary for teaching purposes, Art. 22 paragraph 2 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and
p.(None): Patient Rights Ombudsman.
p.(None): Art. 37. In the event of diagnostic or therapeutic doubts, the physician either on his own initiative or upon request
p.(None): a patient or his statutory representative, if he considers it justified in the light of the requirements of medical knowledge,
p.(None): should consult the appropriate specialist or organize a medical consultation.
p.(None): Art. 38. 1. The physician may refrain from initiating or withdrawing from the patient's treatment, unless the case referred to in
p.(None): Art. 30, subject to paragraph 3.
p.(None): 2. In the event of withdrawal from treatment, the doctor is obliged to inform the patient sufficiently early
p.(None): or his legal representative or actual guardian and indicate the real possibilities of obtaining this
p.(None): benefits from another doctor or therapeutic entity.
p.(None): 3. If a doctor practices his profession on the basis of an employment relationship or as part of a service, he may refuse or withdraw
p.(None): from treatment, if there are serious reasons, after obtaining the consent of your supervisor.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 4. In the event of withdrawal from treatment, the doctor is required to justify and record this fact in the documentation
p.(None): medical treatment.
p.(None): Art. 39. The physician may refrain from providing health services contrary to his conscience, from
p.(None): subject to art. 30, except that he is required to indicate the real possibilities of obtaining this benefit from
p.(None): another physician or medical entity and justify and record this fact in the documentation
p.(None): 3) A physician practicing his profession on the basis of an employment relationship or as part of his duty also has
p.(None): an obligation to notify the supervisor in writing.
p.(None): Art. 40. 1. The physician is obliged to keep confidential information related to the patient, a
p.(None): obtained in connection with the exercise of a profession.
p.(None): 2. The provision of para. 1 shall not apply if:
p.(None): 1) this is the law;
p.(None): 2) the medical examination was carried out at the request of the entitled persons, on the basis of separate ones
p.(None): laws, bodies and institutions; then the doctor is obliged to inform about the patient's state of health
p.(None): only these bodies and institutions;
p.(None): 3) secrecy may endanger the life or health of the patient or other persons;
p.(None): 4) the patient or his legal representative agrees to disclose the secret, after having made a request
p.(None): informing the patient about the adverse effects of its disclosure;
p.(None): 5) there is a need to provide the necessary information about the patient to the forensic doctor;
p.(None): 6) there is a need to provide necessary information about the patient related to the provision of services
p.(None): health care to another doctor or authorized persons participating in the provision of these services.
p.(None): 3) The first sentence declared unconstitutional on 16 October 2015 to the extent it imposes
p.(None): on the doctor's obligation to perform health services contrary to his conscience in "other cases
p.(None): urgent delay "and in which it imposes on the doctor refraining from providing the service
p.(None): health obligation inconsistent with his conscience to indicate the real possibility of obtaining such a benefit
p.(None): with another doctor or other therapeutic entity, based on the judgment of the Constitutional Tribunal of
p.(None): on October 7, 2015 reference number file K 12/14 (Journal of Laws, item 1633).
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 2a. In the situations referred to in paragraph 2, disclosure of the secret may take place only to the extent necessary. IN
p.(None): the situation referred to in paragraph 2 point 4, the scope of disclosure of the secret may be determined by the patient or his representative
p.(None): statutory.
p.(None): 3. The doctor, subject to the situations referred to in par. 2 points 1-5, is also bound by the secret after
p.(None): death of the patient, unless consent to disclose the secret is expressed by a close person within the meaning of art. 3 clause
p.(None): 1 point 2 of the Act of November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman. A close person
p.(None): who agrees to disclose the secret may specify the scope of disclosure referred to in paragraph 2a.
p.(None): 3a. Exemptions from medical confidentiality referred to in paragraph 3 shall not apply if the disclosure of a secret
p.(None): another close person within the meaning of Art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of November 6, 2008.
p.(None): on the rights of the patient and the Patient Ombudsman or objected to it, in accordance with art. 14 paragraph 4 of this Act, the patient for
p.(None): life, subject to paragraph 3b and 3c. The objection shall be attached to the patient's medical record.
p.(None): 3b. In the event of a dispute between close relatives within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of
p.(None): November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman for disclosure of confidentiality or scope
p.(None): its disclosure, consent to disclose the secret is expressed by the court referred to in art. 628 of the act of
p.(None): November 17, 1964 - Code of Civil Procedure (Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1460, as amended4)), in proceedings
p.(None): non-litigious at the request of a loved one or doctor. The doctor may also apply to the court in the case of
p.(None): reasonable doubt as to whether the person requesting or opposing the disclosure of the secret is
p.(None): a close person. The court, by agreeing to disclose a secret, may specify the scope of its disclosure referred to in paragraph
p.(None): 2a.
p.(None): 3c. If the patient during his life objected to the disclosure of medical confidentiality referred to in paragraph 3
p.(None): the court referred to in art. 628 of the Act of November 17, 1964 - Code of Civil Procedure,
p.(None): in non-litigious proceedings at the request of a close person within the meaning of art. 3 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 6
p.(None): November 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman, may
p.(None): 4) Amendments to the consolidated text of the said Act have been announced in the Official Of Laws of 2019, item 1469, 1495, 1649, 1655,
p.(None): 1798, 1802, 1818, 2070, 2089, 2128 and 2217 and from 2020, item 288.
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): pp. 129/140
p.(None): agree to the disclosure of the secret and specify the scope of its disclosure, if necessary:
p.(None): 1) for the purpose of claiming compensation in respect of the death of a patient;
p.(None): 2) to protect the life or health of a loved one.
p.(None): 3d. In the event of an application to the court referred to in paragraph 3b or 3c, the court examines:
p.(None): 1) interest of participants in the proceedings;
p.(None): 2) the actual relationship of a loved one with the deceased patient;
p.(None): 3) the will of the deceased patient;
p.(None): 4) circumstances of objection.
p.(None): 4. The physician cannot disclose to the public the data enabling the patient to be identified without his consent.
p.(None): Art. 41. 1. The physician is obliged to keep individual medical records of the patient.
p.(None): 2. The manner in which medical records are kept and made available is set out in the provisions of the Act of 6 November
p.(None): 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): 3. (repealed)
p.(None): 4. (repealed)
p.(None): 5. (repealed)
p.(None): 6. (repealed)
p.(None): 7. (repealed)
p.(None): 8. (repealed)
p.(None): 9. (repealed)
p.(None): Art. 41a. 1. The doctor may authorize the issuing of prescriptions referred to in art. 2 point 6
p.(None): point and the Act of 28 April 2011 on the information system in health care, or referrals referred to in
p.(None): provisions issued based on art. 59aa paragraph 2 of the Act of 27 August 2004 on care benefits
p.(None): health care funded by public funds on behalf of the person performing:
p.(None): 04/10/2020
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p.(None): 1) the medical profession referred to in art. 2 clause 1 point 2 of the Act of 15 April 2011 on medical activities;
p.(None): 2) ancillary activities for the provision of health services referred to in art. 24 paragraph 2 point 2 of the Act of
p.(None): on November 6, 2008 on patient rights and the Patient Ombudsman.
p.(None): 2. Persons authorized to issue prescriptions referred to in art. 2 point 6 lit. and the Act of
p.(None): on April 28, 2011 on the health care information system, or referrals specified in regulations
p.(None): issued on the basis of art. 59aa paragraph 2 of the Act of 27 August 2004 on healthcare services
p.(None): financed from public funds, may be allowed to process personal data contained in
p.(None): these documents after the medical entity is issued with the authorization to
p.(None): personal data processing. These people may be present when providing health services and are obliged to ...

Appendix

Indicator List

IndicatorVulnerability
accessAccess to Social Goods
ageAge
armedXforcesSoldier
arrestperson under arrest
authorityRelationship to Authority
childChild
childrenChild
cognitiveCognitive Impairment
convictionReligion
crimeIllegal Activity
criminalcriminal
dependentDependent
disabilityMentally Disabled
drugDrug Usage
educationeducation
educationaleducation
emergenciespatients in emergency situations
emergencyPublic Emergency
employeesemployees
familyMotherhood/Family
gendergender
healthy peopleHealthy People
homeProperty Ownership
hospitalizedhospitalized patients
illill
illnessPhysically Disabled
incapacitatedIncapacitated
incapacityIncapacitated
jobOccupation
languageLinguistic Proficiency
libertyIncarcerated
mentallyMentally Disabled
militarySoldier
minorYouth/Minors
occupationOccupation
officerPolice Officer
opinionphilosophical differences/differences of opinion
partypolitical affiliation
pregnantPregnant
prisonIncarcerated
propertyProperty Ownership
prosecutedProsecuted
public officialpublic official
refugeeRefugee Status
restrictedIncarcerated
sickPhysically Ill
soldierSoldier
studentStudent
threatThreat of Stigma
unconsciousUnconscious People
unionTrade Union Membership
womenWomen

Indicator Peers (Indicators in Same Vulnerability)

IndicatorPeers
armedXforces['military', 'soldier']
child['children']
children['child']
disability['mentally']
education['educational']
educational['education']
home['property']
incapacitated['incapacity']
incapacity['incapacitated']
job['occupation']
liberty['prison', 'restricted']
mentally['disability']
military['armedXforces', 'soldier']
occupation['job']
prison['liberty', 'restricted']
property['home']
restricted['liberty', 'prison']
soldier['armedXforces', 'military']

Trigger Words

capacity

consent

developing

ethics

justice

protect

protection

risk


Applicable Type / Vulnerability / Indicator Overlay for this Input

Vulnerability TypeVulnerabilityIndicator# Matches
PoliticalIllegal Activitycrime4
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