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Foundation for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (Stiftung für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen), a private law foundation with legal capacity
Location: Wegelystraße 8, 10623 Berlin, Germany
Im Mediapark 8
Value added tax identification number (VAT ID): DE294294672
Authorized to represent:
Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Windeler (Head of Institute)
Dr. med. Stefan Lange (Deputy Head of Institute)
Georg Baum (Spokesperson for the Board of Directors)
Tel: +49 (0)221 - 35685-0
Fax: +49 (0)221 - 35685-1
The Foundation is the governing body of the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (Institut für Qualität und Wirtschaftlichkeit im Gesundheitswesen or IQWiG, Germany).
Responsible party in accordance with §10 (3) of the German State Treaty on Media Services (Mediendienstestaatsvertrag) and §55 (2) of the German State Treaty on Broadcasting (Rundfunkstaatsvertrag):
Dr. Klaus Koch
Im Mediapark 8
This website contains links to other websites. We have no influence on whether their operators observe our data protection regulations. The links published are researched and compiled with the greatest possible care, and are assessed with regard to the legal soundness of their content. The editorial staff has no influence on the current or future design or content of the sites to which links are provided. The Foundation for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care is not responsible for the content of linked websites; it neither endorses their content nor provides unanimous support for the content presented. The liability for illegal, erroneous or incomplete content rests solely with the operator of the website to which the link was provided.
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Last update: March 27, 2017