Organisation

Directorate

Director-General

  • Asst. Prof. Krunoslav Capak, MD, PhD

Deputy Director-General

  • Ivana Pavić Šimetin, MD, PhD

Assistant Director-General

  • Tomislav Benjak, MD, PhD

Governing Council

Chair

  • prim. Nedjeljko Strikić, MD, MSc

Members

  • Ivan Ćelić, MD
  • Branko Bazdan, Dipl. iur.
  • Blaženka Hunjak, MD, PhD
  • Tomislav Vulić, BSSE

Divisions

Councils and Committees

  • Expert Council
  • Ethics Committee
  • Science and Education Unit
  • Expert Board
  • Drug Committee
  • Quality Committee

Organizational structure

1. DIVISION FOR EPIDEMIOLOGY OF COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

1.1. Department for Communicable Disease Surveillance
1.1.1. Unit for Zoonoses, Emerging and Re-emerging Diseases
1.1.2. Unit for Flu, Respiratory and Intestinal Diseases, and Typhoid Fever Registry
1.2. Department for Immunisation
1.2.1. Unit for Procurement Technical Support and Vaccine Distribution
1.2.2. Unit for Coordination, Monitoring and Evaluation of Immunisation Programme, and
Registry of Adverse Events Following Immunisation
1.3. Department for Communicable Diseases under Enhanced Surveillance
1.3.1. Unit for Legionnaires’ Disease and Tuberculosis, and Associated Registries
1.3.2. Unit for HIV, Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections, and HIV Registry
1.4. Department for Travel Medicine, Early Warnings and Cross-Border Threats
1.4.1. Epidemiology and Travel Medicine Clinic
1.4.2. Unit for Early Warnings and Cross-Border Threats


2. DIVISION FOR EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PREVENTION OF NONCOMMUNICABLE CHRONIC DISEASES

2.1. Department for Cardiovascular Diseases
2.1.1. Unit for Monitoring and Data Analysis
2.1.2. Unit for Prevention Programmes

2.2. Department for Malignant Diseases
2.2.1. Unit for Malignant Diseases and Cancer Registry
2.2.2. Unit for Research and Prevention of Malignant Diseases

2.3. Department for Mental Disorders
2.3.1. Unit for Psychoses Registry and Suicides Registry
2.3.2. Unit for Monitoring and Analysis of Other Mental Disorders

2.4. Department for Injuries
2.4.1. Unit for Monitoring and Analysis of Injuries
2.4.2. Unit for Prevention of Injuries

2.5. Department for National Adult Screening Programmes
2.5.1. Unit for Breast Cancer Early Detection Programme
2.5.2. Unit for Colorectal Cancer Early Detection Programme
2.5.3. Unit for Cervical Cancer Early Detection Programme

2.6. Department for Coordination and Implementation of Noncommunicable Chronic Disease Prevention Programmes and Projects
2.6.1. Unit for Programmes and Projects
2.6.2. Unit for Diabetes

2.7. Department for Mortality Statistics
2.7.1. Unit for Causes of Death Registry
2.7.2. Unit for Development and Quality Improvement of Mortality Data


3. DIVISION FOR PUBLIC HEALTH

3.1. Department for Research and Monitoring of Maternal and Preschool Healthcare
3.1.1. Unit for Perinatal Care Monitoring
3.1.2. Unit for Preschool Healthcare

3.2. Department for Health Economics
3.2.1. Unit for Financial Indicators in Health
3.2.2. Unit for Health Economic Analyses

3.3. Department for Human and Material Resources in Health
3.3.1. Unit for Health Professionals Registry and Health Institutions and Equipment Registry

3.4. Department for Primary Healthcare
3.4.1. Unit for Family Medicine and Emergency Medical Aid
3.4.2. Unit for Primary Healthcare Monitoring of Infants and Preschool Children
3.4.3. Unit for Occupational Medicine and Occupational Health Clinic
3.4.5. Unit for Oral and Dental Healthcare
3.4.6. Unit for House Calls, Home Care and Other Health Services

3.5. Department for Specialist and Hospital Healthcare
3.5.1. Unit for Specialist Care
3.5.2. Unit for Hospital Care

3.6. Department for Health Protection of Vulnerable Groups
3.6.1. Unit for Research and Development of Disabled Persons Policies, and Disabled Persons Registry
3.6.2. Unit for Monitoring and Analysis of Healthcare for the Elderly and Other Vulnerable Groups


4. DIVISION FOR SCHOOL MEDICINE, MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION PREVENTION

4.1. Department for Monitoring and Improving of School Medicine
4.1.1. Unit for Coordination, Expert Guidance and Monitoring of School Medicine Activities
4.1.2. Clinic and Unit for Improving of School and Student Healthcare

4.2. Department for Monitoring and Improving of School and Youth Health
4.2.1. Unit for Monitoring of School and Youth Health Indicators
4.2.2. Unit for Improving of School and Youth Health

4.3. Department for Mental Health and Addiction Prevention
4.3.1. Unit for Coordination, Expert Guidance and Monitoring of Mental Health and Addiction Prevention Activities
4.3.2. Unit for Prevention of Mental Diseases and Disorders

4.4. Department for Epidemiology of Addictions and Psychoactive Drug Abuse Registry
4.4.1. Unit for Psychoactive Drug Abuse Registry
4.4.2. Unit for Special Registry on Psychoactive Drug-Related Deaths


5. DIVISION FOR MICROBIOLOGY

5.1. Department for Bacteriology
5.1.1. Unit for Respiratory Infections and General Bacteriology
5.1.2. Unit for Urinary and Reproductive Tract Infections
5.1.3. Unit for Intestinal Infections
5.1.4. Unit for Bacterial Serology
5.2. Department for Tuberculosis
5.2.1. Unit for Tuberculosis
5.2.2. Unit for Nontuberculous Mycobacteria
5.3. Department for Parasitology and Mycology
5.3.1. Unit for Diagnostic Parasitology
5.3.2. Unit for Diagnostic Mycology
5.4. Department for Virology
5.4.1. Unit for Respiratory Viruses
5.4.2. Unit for Enteroviruses
5.4.3. Unit for Serological Diagnostics of Viral and Zoonotic Diseases
5.5. Department for Molecular Diagnostics and Intervention Diagnostics Unit
5.5.1. Unit for Molecular Diagnostics
5.5.2. Unit for Chlamydia
5.5.3. Unit for Intervention Diagnostics of Highly Contagious and Rare Viruses and Bacteria (BSL3/4)
5.6. Sample Collection Centre
5.7. Unit for Sterilization and Culture Medium Preparation
5.8. Unit for Microbiological Monitoring, Coordination and Accreditation


6. DIVISION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH

6.1. Department for Water Safety and Supply
6.1.1. Unit for Water Microbiology
6.1.2. Unit for Water Chemistry
6.1.3. Unit for Mineral, Spring and Table Water
6.2. Department for Food Safety
6.2.1. Unit for Microbiology of Food and General Use Items
6.2.2. Unit for Pesticides
6.2.3. Unit for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) and Risk Assessment
6.2.4. Unit for Metals and Metalloids
6.2.5. Unit for Additives
6.2.6. Unit for Food Quality
6.2.7. Unit for Mycotoxins
6.3. Department for Food Supplements and Biologically Active Compounds
6.3.1. Unit for Flavours, Odours, Vitamins and Biologically Active Compounds
6.3.2. Unit for Food Supplements, Dietetic Products and Nutrivigilance
6.3.3. Unit for Notification of Food Supplements and Dietetic Products, and Novel Food Registry
6.4. Department for General Use Items
6.4.1. Unit for Food Contact Materials
6.4.2. Unit for Consumer Products and Monitoring of Cosmetic Product Safety
6.5. Department for General Environmental Health
6.5.1. Unit for Monitoring of Environmental and Health Status
6.5.2. Unit for Assessment of Environmental Risks and Impacts on Human Health
6.5.3. Unit for General Environmental Health and Sanitation
6.5.4. Unit for Physiology and Monitoring of Nutrient Intake
6.5.5. Unit for Biomonitoring

6.6. Unit for Environmental Health Quality Assurance


7. DIVISION FOR HEALTH PROMOTION

7.1. Department for Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention
7.1.1. Unit for Obesity Prevention and Counselling Centre
7.1.2. Unit for Promotion of Physical Activity
7.1.3. Unit for Healthy Nutrition

7.2. Department for Mental Health Promotion and Addiction Prevention
7.2.1. Unit for Promotion of Mental Health and Counselling Centre
7.2.2. Unit for Prevention of Tobacco Addiction
7.2.3. Unit for Prevention of Alcohol Addiction
7.2.4. Unit for Prevention of Drug Addiction

7.3. Department for Promotion of Responsible Sexual Behaviour
7.3.1. Unit for Monitoring of HIV / AIDS, Viral Hepatitis and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
7.3.2. Unit for Promotion of Responsible Sexual Behaviour and Counselling Centre

7.4. Department for Coordination of Health Promotion Project Activities
7.4.1. Unit for Coordination of National Project Activities
7.4.2. Unit for Coordination of International Project Activities
7.4.3. Unit for Coordination of Counselling Centres / Chief Administrative Officer


8. DIVISION FOR HEALTH INFORMATICS AND BIOSTATISTICS

8.1. Department for Health Informatics
8.1.1. Unit for Institutional Interoperability
8.1.2. Unit for International Interoperability
8.2. Department for System IT Support
8.2.1. Unit for System Administration
8.2.2. Unit for End-user Support
8.3. Department for Business Process Support
8.3.1. Unit for Software Solutions
8.3.2. Unit for Database Administration
8.4. Department for Biostatistics
8.4.1. Unit for Statistical Data Analysis
8.4.2. Unit for Research Methodology


9. DIVISION FOR ECONOMIC, LEGAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE AFFAIRS

9.1. Department for Legal Affairs, Human Resources, Technical Support and Administrative Affairs
9.1.1. Unit for Legal Affairs
9.1.2. Unit for Human Resources, and Public Servants Registry
9.1.3. Unit for Technical Support and Administrative Affairs

9.2. Department for Economic Affairs
9.2.1. Unit for Economic Affairs and Finances
9.2.2. Unit for Accounting
9.2.3. Unit for Financial Planning, Analysis and Controlling

9.3. Department for Procurement
9.3.1. Unit for General Procurement, Tendering and Supply Management
9.3.2. Unit for Procurement in Programmes and Projects


10. DIRECTORATE

10.1. Office of the Director
10.1.1. Unit for Media Relations
10.1.2. Unit for Web Management
10.1.3. Unit for Translation Services and Library

10.2. Unit for Administrative Services
10.3. Department for Programme and Project Management
10.4. Department for International Cooperation
10.5. Unit for Healthcare Quality Assurance and Improvement