legal notice

Foundation for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care, a private law foundation with legal capacity

Administrative address: c/o , Gutenbergstraße 13, 10587 Berlin, GERMANY

Contact address:
Im Mediapark 8
50670 Köln

Value added tax identification number (VAT ID) DE294294672

Authorized to represent:

Dr. med. Thomas Kaiser (head of institute)
Dr. med. Michaela Eikermann (deputy head of institute)
2 board members elected by the Foundation Board (in accordance with § 12 (1) of the Foundation Charter)

Tel: +49 221 35685-0
Fax: +49 221 35685-1

The Foundation is the governing body of the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG)

Charter of the Foundation for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care

Responsible in the terms of §18 (2) of the German State Treaty on Media Services (MStV):

Jens Flintrop
Im Mediapark 8
50670 Köln


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Linking policy

We permit and explicitly welcome the citing of our documents and setting up of links to our website. If a link to our website is provided, it must be made clear that this refers to the content of the IQWiG website; this content is not allowed to be associated with third-party content that is contrary to the interests of IQWiG.

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