The toolbox of the European Commission contains relevant information on the legal framework of cross-border healthcare - including checklists for patients, Patient Organisations and healthcare providers.
Practical questions may arise after undergoing treatment in Germany. Your doctor or dentist may for instance issue you with a bill which you cannot understand, or the pharmacist in your home country may not understand a German prescription.
We would be happy to provide you with information free of charge via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
or by phone Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
+492289530802 or +492289530800
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