Contact points in EU and EEA countries

Austria Gesundheit Österreich GmbH www.gesundheit.gv.at/Portal.Node/ghp/public Belgium Soins de santé transfrontaliers www.health.belgium.be/en/health/taking-care-yourself/patient-related-themes/national-contact-point-cross-border-healthcare E-mail: information(at)crossborderhealthcare.be Bulgaria National Health Insurance Fund www.nhif.bg E-mail: crossbordercare(at)nhif.bg Croatia Croatian Health Insurance Fund www.hzzo.hr/ E-mail: ncp-croatia(at)hzzo.hr Cyprus Ministry of Health www.moh.gov.cy E-mail: ncpcrossborderhealthcare(at)moh.gov.cy Czech Republic Ministry of Health www.kancelarzp.cz/cs/ E-mail: info(at)kancelarzp.cz Denmark Danish Patient Safety Authority www.patientombuddet.dk E-mail: pob(at)patientombuddet.dk Estonia Eesti Haigekassa […]

Statistical and research information

 can be found on Contact Point’s SlideShare presentation. Statistics provided by Kela include information on European Health Insurance Cards (EHIC), medical care costs incurred abroad and their reimbursements, and prior authorisations for seeking treatment abroad. The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) collects statistical and register information from social and health care organisations operating […]

Frequently asked questions on cross-border healthcare

Answers to frequently asked questions about Treatment in Finland Treatment abroad Reimbursement of costs Prior authorisation Service choices in healthcare Language and medical records Follow-up treatment of a patient Patient insurance European medical prescription Charging the treatment costs of patients coming from abroad Questions concerning the Åland Islands

Contact Point for Cross-Border Health Care in Finland

The Contact Point provides service on the Choosehealthcare.fi website and by e-mail. You can reach the Contact Point at yhteyspiste(at)kela.fi. We will respond within five working days. Our e-mail service is available in Finnish, Swedish and English. The Contact Point provides you with general information on cross-border healthcare. In personal matters concerning benefits, such as […]