National Contact Point for cross-border healthcare
National Contact Point for cross-border healthcare

Answers for patients and healthcare providers

We have compiled information for you on the following pages regarding questions which are frequently asked in consultations. You can obtain further information on this topic by clicking on the respective answer. We would also be happy to hear from you directly to clarify any details or other aspects.

Would you like to be treated as a patient in Germany, and have unanswered questions? Would you like to be treated in another EU country, and have questions? Are you treating patients from another EU country, or do you have patients who need to receive treatment or follow-up treatment in another EU country, and have unanswered questions? On the homepage of the European Commission, you will find various videos that gives you, among other things, a general overview of what you should consider in case of cross-border treatment. In addition, you will also receive information on the historical development of the Directive 2011/24/EU.