The provider’s idea is very simple: you do a self-test at home that you bought beforehand, wait for the result and then fill out a form on the Internet. And then you get the certificate – issued by an online doctor and without paying a euro for it.
Offer legally permitted from the entrepreneur’s point of view
Because the entrepreneur doesn’t think much of the state’s corona policy – he made that clear in an interview with NDR 90.3. From his point of view, the online offer is legally permitted – it is nowhere prescribed that a doctor must monitor the rapid test directly on site.
Social authority: Anyone who uses the certificates risks being fined
The social authority sees it completely differently. The evidence could not be used to go to a barber shop, for example. The authority now wants to take legal action against the entrepreneur. And she warns that it can get expensive with this certificate – whoever uses it risks a fine of 300 euros.
Around 100 test sites still in Hamburg
According to the social authority, there should still be around 100 official contact points for tests in Hamburg. The Hamburg Senate lists in an interactive map www.hamburg.de/corona-schnelltest open the test centers and pharmacies that are still allowed to carry out corona tests. You have to register directly at the pharmacies and test centers in advance. The offers available in medical practices can be found on the page from Patient service 116 117 can be viewed and booked.