In county executive decisions of 8/6/2009 Värmland County Council assumed the role of Personal Data Officer for the Swedish Intensive Care Registry (SIR). The Patient Data Act requires that personal data responsibility lies with the public health authority unless the government has decided to allow another solution in an individual case
Personal data representatives
With respect to other data than registry data (e.g. membership information) the personal data representative is the Swedish Intensive Care Registry, and manager Göran Karlström has been appointed as personal data officer.