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What should I bear in mind during treatment in another EU country?

Make sure that the doctor or dentist in the state of treatment documents all essential measures and results.

Make sure during treatment in another EU country that all measures and results are noted in the medical records which may be important for any (future) treatment. This may include diagnoses, examination results, findings, therapies, operations and their effects.

Please contact the respective National Contact Point should you need any information on your rights and obligations during medical treatment in another EU country.



Pennefeldsweg 12 c
53177 Bonn

+49 (0)228 9530-802/608 (Monday to Friday)

+49 (0)228 9530 800 (Monday to Friday from 8 a.m to 12 a.m)

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Find National Contact Points of other EU countries

You will find here a list of National Contact Points of the EU with several contact informations.

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You will find more national information available here if you want to find out what treatment is available for specific diseases, or if you need further information on the topic of health.


Information on treatment in another EU country at a glance