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Q&A: Patients' Rights in Cross-Border Healthcare

Added: Monday 14 March 2011

A newly adopted EU law clarifies patients' rights to access safe and good quality treatment across EU borders, and be reimbursed for it. Patients travelling to another EU country for medical care will enjoy equal treatment with the citizens of the country in which they are treated. Follow this link for answers to common questions:

+  http://europa.eu/rapid/pressReleasesAction.do?reference=MEMO/11/32&aged=0&language=EN&format=HTML&guiLanguage=en


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