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SVC - Sozialversicherungs-Chipkarten Betriebs- und Errichtungsgesellschaft m.b.H.

The e-card is a chip card that has replaced the medical certificate. It provides paper-free access to medical services for all insured persons and their dependents.

But the e-card is far more than just an electronic medical certificate. It is electronic signature-enabled and can thus also be used as a citizen card.


IT-Services der Sozialversicherung GmbH

ITSV-GmbH, an enterprise founded by the Austrian social security providers with its registered offices in Vienna, is responsible for the coordination and management of all IT activities of the Austrian social security organisations.


Hauptverband der österreichischen Sozialversicherungsträger (Main Association of Austrian Social Security Organisations)

The Hauptverband der österreichischen Sozialversicherungsträger was formed on 1 January 1948 in the wake of the Transitional Social Security Act (Sozialversicherungs-Überleitungsgesetz) of 12 June 1947.
In accordance with current legislation, all social security organisations belong to the Main Association.



ELDA is the system used for electronic data communication with the Austrian social security organisations.

Employers and other partners have been using ELDA since 1995 to submit the required information to the social security organisations and the fiscal authority.


Forum Gesundheit

This magazine is issued by the health insurance organisation for the region of Upper Austria and provides answers to all your health-related questions.


The Smokers’ Hot Line

The aim of the Smokers’ Hot Line set up by the Austrian social security providers, the states and the Bundesministeriums für Gesundheit is to provide low level professional help to persons who wish to give up smoking.

This telephone counselling service is intended to help users find the support they need to give up smoking and thus to reduce the levels of smoking throughout Austria as a whole.


SV–Wissenschaft Forschung und Lehre der österreichischen Sozialversicherung

The purpose of the association “SV-Wissenschaft” is to establish and maintain a constructive and permanent relationship with science and research. It is essential that the social security organisations obtain interdisciplinary input so that they can conduct their activities in accordance with scientific principles. The association aims to contribute towards ensuring that appropriately qualified resources are available in terms of personnel and financial capacities. The purpose is to improve the image of social security as a whole through improved levels of collaboration, leading to the institutionalisation of relationships and the positive enhancement of its public profile.


Therapie Aktiv

“Therapie-Aktiv” is a health programme that has been established in Austria with the aim of providing chronically ill persons with more extensive support by doctors and to conduct research into such diseases.

This is a so-called disease management programme (DMP) designed to provide help and support to persons with chronic illnesses.