Cross-border healthcare Directive enters into force

On 25 October 2013, the Directive on cross-border healthcare enters into force.The law clarifies the rules on access to healthcare in another EU country, including reimbursement.To mark this important date the European Commission released a leaflet and a video to inform patients about the Directive and their rights as well as things they should consider before going abroad for treatment.

For more information about the Directive and to access the video and the leaflet, please click here