Responsible statement rapid test - Clarifications for submission to ERGANI
Wed 10 Nov 2021
The Press Office of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs issued the following announcement:
Regarding the submission of the responsible declaration of companies - employers entitled "Responsible Declaration of Companies - Employers on compliance with the obligation to submit unvaccinated and non-sick employees to a diagnostic test for coronavirus COVID-19" (ΚΥΑ Δ1ο / Γ. 64232 / 15.10.2021 as amended by JMD D1a / G.P.oik.69459 / 5.11.2021) the following are specified:
- From 06/11/2021 the employees are obliged to have a disease diagnostic test 2 times a week, with a time interval between the 2 disease diagnostic tests of at least 2 days.
Exceptionally, employees who work 1 day a week or 2 days a week with a time interval between them of a maximum of 1 day, are obliged to perform a diagnostic test once a week up to 24 hours before attending the workplace .
- As of November 6, 2021, those who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus and have not passed 180 days after the positive diagnosis are exempted from the obligatory diagnostic test and show a certificate of disease, regardless of the validity period stated on it, with simultaneous self-examination. .
It is therefore clear that the option to: "Hold a valid certificate of illness, according to the expiration date of the certificate" in the column "Reasons for not performing diagnostic tests", now concerns only the responsible statements of companies - employers reference weeks 18/10/2021 to 24/10/2021, 25/10/2021 to 31/10/2021 and 01/11/2021 to 07/11/2021.
- It is possible to permanently exclude from the pre-completion in the form of the responsible declaration (menu: registers - personnel data), the employees for whom, at the time of submitting the responsible declaration, the termination of their employment contract has already occurred (with expiration fixed-term contract or by termination or voluntary resignation or death of the employee).
- When submitting the responsible statement for the reference week 8/11/2021 to 14/11/2021 by the employer, especially for employees who have undergone one of the two mandatory diagnostic tests of the disease before the start of the reference week 8 / 11/2021 to 14/11/2021 and in this case on Saturday 06/11/2021 or Sunday 07/11/2021, it is possible to select the price "Has undergone a diagnostic that covers the reference week" in the column "Reasons justified non-performance of diagnostic tests for the disease ".
Finally, it is pointed out that from the reference week from 15/11/2021 to 21/11/2021 onwards, the two mandatory diagnostic tests must be performed strictly within the time limits of each reference week.