Manual for patients - Patient’s right to accessing healthcare across EU

Under the Cross-border Healthcare Directive, patients have the right to access health services in another EU/EEA country and to enjoy assumption of costs by their home country. Produced under the Health Programme (2014-2020), this toolbox is intended for patients and National Contact Points (NCPs) set up in each Member State with the purpose of facilitating the provision of information to mobile patients. This toolbox contains relevant information on the legal framework of cross-border healthcare.

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