Cross-border health care

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Through this formula, the scheme is available in some cases to another eu country to receive health care, taking the right to reimbursement of medical expenses through tariffs approved and published by Mugeju, provided such assistance is included in the Portfolio of services of Common National health system. In any case reimbursement covers the costs of transfer or accommodation.

When dealing with mutual public health services of the NATIONAL or of the national institute of Health Management, the competent authorities in the management procedures and authorisation of cross-border estaasistencia are the autonomous communities and the national institute of Health Management in cases of Ceuta and Melilla.

In the case of hipc mutual Medical Bodies, the entity is obliged to provide cross-border healthcare, depending on the procedure and the rates contained in resolution 18/04/2016, BOE 06/05/2016.

In certain situations, advance authorization is required in Mugeju.

Prior authorisation is necessary when:

  1. Hospitalization is required at least one night.
  2. La asistencia exija el uso de infraestructuras o equipos médicos sumamente especializados o costosos.

 

  NORMATIVE FRAMEWORK

Directive 2011/24/EU , of the european parliament and of the council of 9 march, concerning the application of patients' rights in cross-border healthcare

Royal Decree 81/2014, of 7 february , which set standards in order to ensure cross-border healthcare, and amending the Royal Decree 1718/2010, of 17 december, on prescription and dispensing Orders.

Resolution of 18 april 2016 of the society in General, which regulates the care outside national territory.

 

NATIONAL POINTS OF CONTACT AT UNIÓN UNION

National contact points in each member state allows patients to be able to obtain information relevant to exercise their right to health care.

Using this link provides links to National points of contact of the eu .

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMACIÓN

Site of the Commission: http://ec.europa.eu/index_es.htm

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