CORONAVIRUS: On the other hand, there will be a register of people vaccinated in France against coronavirus which will come into force on the 4th January
People vaccinated against the coronavirus will be well registered in France, but not those who are not, assured Gabriel Attal on BFM TV , this Wednesday 30th December. There will be “no file of people who refuse to be vaccinated against coronavirus Covid-19,” the government spokesman said.
France will therefore not follow the example of Spain which announced on Monday that it was going to create a register of people refusing to be vaccinated. This file may be shared with other European countries but will not be made public, the Spanish authorities said.
Data covered by medical confidentiality
The French government will therefore be satisfied with a file of people who have received the injection, which will come into force on the 4th January. A decree published on December 25th authorized the creation of this register called “SI Vaccin Covid” (SI for “information system”). The objective is to better manage the vaccination campaign.
The personal data appearing in this file are covered by medical secrecy, recalled this Wednesday in an information note the Cnil, guardian of the private life of the Frenc
— CNIL (@CNIL) December 30, 2020
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The people who will be able to have access to “some of this data” (not necessarily the same according to their role) are the “health professionals (…) carrying out the preliminary consultation and / or the vaccination”, the “attending physician of the vaccinated person (…) Subject to the latter’s consent ”, or“ other public structures such as the National Health Insurance Fund (CNAM) or the National Agency for the Safety of Medicines and Health Products (ANSM) ” .