Regarding obtaining sick leave certificate in electronic format
New rules for the interactive exchange of information between the insurer, policyholders, medical organizations and federal state institutions of medical and social expertise for the purpose of forming a disability certificate in an electronic format were approved, the corresponding changes were made by the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation "On amendments to the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation of December 16, 2017 N 1567".
These rules fix the formation of a disability certificate in an electronic format, and which is carried out with the written consent of the insured person if the medical organization and the policyholder are participants in the information interaction.
It follows from this that the sick leave will be formed in electronic format "by default". The relevant amendments will enter into force on January 1, 2022.