Treatment in the European union

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Bulgarian citizens can be treated abroad. When treatment is paid by public funds, it is sometimes necessary to carry out certain administrative actions. There are three administrative bodies that are authorized to issue a permit and pay for treatment abroad.

Commission for treatment abroad to MH
One of them is the Commission for Treatment Abroad established at the Ministry of Health. The Commission finances the treatment of persons over 18, only for treatments not available in Bulgaria. The Commission can pay for treatment not only in an EU country but also in any other. Прочети още ....

Guidelines on patients' rights


As a patient in the Republic of Bulgaria in accordance with the laws of the country, you have the following rights at the least:
Right to receive treatment without discrimination on grounds of race, sex, age, ethnicity, origin, religion, education, cultural background, belief, political affiliation, sexual orientation, personal and social status or property status.
Right to free emergency help throughout the country on 112.
Right to free choice of doctor and health care facility to be treated. Read more .....

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