The European Health Insurance Card

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The European Health Insurance Card – complications.

Posted: September 9th, 2013 | Author: | Body Care

EHIC is a document that authorizes us to use public health services in other EU countries. It comes in the form of cards in blue tones and is a document that we should take to another country.  Generally speaking, if you have such a card, you’re treated like a person with health insurance in that country. There are, however, associated with it certain complications.


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The European Health Insurance Card – what is it?

Posted: September 9th, 2013 | Author: | Body Care

People who go abroad and pay the health insurance should obtain a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) before leave. It gives the opportunity to obtain reimbursements for medical care during a temporary stay in another country.