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Utilization of Health Care by Foreigners in the Vysočina Region in 2012

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Volume:
 01/13
Region:
 Kraj Vysočina
Year:
 2013
Abstract:

In 2012 health care in hospitals in the Vysočina Region was provided to 1 000 foreigners with total costs of the respective health care 5,7 million CZK. Out of this number 656 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 212 thousands CZK at the end of 2012.