Sanitary (health-hygienic) examinations


Health-hygienic examinations are performed in order to prevent infectious diseases of employees in activities prescribed by the Rulebook on the manner of performance, content of examinations, types of examinations and deadlines for performing mandatory health-hygienic examinations of employees (Official Gazette of RM No. 152/2007 and No. 8/2008) and health safety of the persons who use the services from these activities. Health-hygienic examinations are performed under conditions, deadlines and manner prescribed in the above-mentioned rulebook, and based on the criteria that are prescribed in the Law on Protection of the Population from Infectious Diseases Official Gazette of the Republic of Macedonia No. 66/2004

How are these examinations performed?

The health-hygienic (sanitary) examinations are conducted according to a strictly defined protocol, which you can get acquainted with here

For which persons and for how long are these examinations mandatory?

  1. Employees who carry out educational activity;
  2. Persons in healthcare;
  3. Persons who come into contact with the production and trade of food, while supplying the population with drinking water;
  4. Employees in the production, preparation and dispensing of medicines and persons who otherwise come into direct contact during the work;
  5. Persons who indicate hygienic care, work in the production of cosmetics or perform recreation of the population.

For a more detailed examination of the persons covered by these examinations and the deadlines for their performance, you can read them here:

What does the health-hygiene examination cover?

  1. Medical examination;
  2. Taking material for bacteriological and parasitological examinations;
  3. Issuance of a sanitary booklet.

Issuance of sanitary booklets

The sanitary booklet is picked up by the person who has been examined or a company representative authorized to take over the sanitary booklets.

Where are these examinations performed?

  1. In the Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Northern Macedonia;

Address: Skopje, 50th Division st. No. 6, in the Department of Nutrition and Health-Hygienic (Sanitary) Examinations, room number A-8;

  1. In the office of the client.

Payment method

Cash or invoice.


Working hours

Every working day: From 8:00 to 14:00

Pause: From 10:30 to 11:00

Contact phone: 075 276 136



With respect,

Institute of Public Health of RNM