Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
The publication is processed from data contained in the National Register of Cardiac Surgery (NRCS). Data on all cardiac surgery operations performed at cardiac surgery workplaces in the Czech Republic are compulsorily registered.
Administration of the Register is delegated by Act no. 20/1966 Sb. on National Health Care, in wording of later amendments, to Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic (IHIS CR), the Register is a part of the National Health Information System (NHIS). Processing of the Register is delegated to the Coordination Center for Departmental Medical Information Systems (CCDMHS). The publication was issued by IHIS CR in cooperation with CCSHS and with the Council of NRCS.