Country: Slovak Republic
Title: Announcement of autopsy rejection
Description: The service allows to send to the Office for Health Care Supervision a notice of refusal of autopsy according to ยง 48 par. 4 of Act No.581 / 2004 Coll., As amended. The autopsy refusal must contain information that will make it possible to clearly identify the person who rejected the autopsy, the handwritten signature of the person who rejected the autopsy and the date of production. The autopsy must be refused to the Office, which records it and keeps it for 10 years from the day of the person's death. The Office maintains a list of persons who refused autopsy during their lifetime. Signature does not need to be authenticated. Upon receipt of the "Announcement of the Autopsy" form, the Office shall send a confirmation of its registration.
Category: Individuals and Families