There will be amendments to the reimbursement model for seeking treatment independently. Our website content will be updated as soon as the amendments take effect. Read more: Changes to reimbursement of costs for treatment abroad


You can purchase medication from another EU or EEA country either with a separate paper prescription or with an electronic prescription. Correspondingly, you can purchase medication in Finnish pharmacies with a prescription issued in other EU and EEA countries and Switzerland. This section also includes information on importing and exporting medication as well as information applicable to Finland on pharmacies and medicinal treatment.