If you have encountered a charge for healthcare abroad when using your EHIC/TSE. This charge should be presented to the Health authority or INSS in the area you reside. Please read the link below for further information.
Payments and Reimburseme
According to the website of the Catalunya Government, the only requisite to be entitled to a medical card is registration on the padrón of a town in the Autonomous Region. And provide legal ID, so passport or ID card.
LINK TO WEBSITE
You can ap
Info in English from the Spanish Social Security (INSS or CAIS) on who are entitled to public healthcare and when you are, who you can register as your dependants ‘beneficiarios’.
Also info on formalities, how to check your entitleme
From the AECC (Spanish Cancer Association) website.
“Provision of health transport: favoring access to health care of the National Health System, to patients who, due to clinical impossibility, or geographical distance from the health cent
Information from the Foundation for Diabetes in Spain:
In accordance with a European Directive on the same subject, since September 2010, the period of validity of driving licenses for people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes (requiring treatment
Convenios: Special agreements for the provision of healthcare
They are agreements for health care for people with effective residency in Spain who do not have the status of insured or beneficiaries of the National Health System, by paying an eco
If you are taking care of a family member and have obtained recognition as such and are receiving economic benefits through the Ley de Dependencia, and you are not a professional carer, you can subscribe to a special Convenio with the Tesorería
Info on how to act with and without EHIC / TSE.
INFO FROM THE EU
The relevant authority to claim reimbursement of costs made abroad, would be the INSS. No forms available online, you will have to make an appointment at the office that cov
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