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

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Volume:
 01/13
Region:
 Zlínský kraj
Year:
 2013
Abstract:

In 2012 health care in hospitals in the Zlin Region was provided to 1 539 foreigners with total costs of the respective health care18,3 million CZK. Out of this number 1 082 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 304 thousands CZK at the end of 2012.