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Utilization of Health Care by Foreigners in the Moravskoslezsky Region in 2013

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Volume:
 01/14
Region:
 Moravskoslezský kraj
Year:
 2014
Abstract:

In 2013 health care in hospitals in the Moravskoslezsky region was provided to 3 763 foreigners with total costs of the respective health care 40.7 million CZK. Out of this number 2 612 treated foreigners were of EU citizenship. The most frequently treated patients were persons originating from Slovakia. The most frequent way of payment for health care provided to foreigners in respect of value was utilization of foreign health insurance and cash. Outstanding debts after due date for health care provided to foreigners reached 2.18 million CZK at the end of 2013.