Colon cancer is a common and serious disease, which develops during a long time frame. However it is possible to discover and treat it in its’ early stages prior to it developing into a serious disease.
A new e-SENS e-Health pilot brings EU citizens one step closer to having guaranteed easy access to health care when travelling in Member States, even when they can't present a European Health Insurance Card (E
In the beginning June 1, 2016 the EHIF will take over the responsibilities for the national contact point for cross border medical care from the Ministry of Social Affairs
In 2015, the total health insurance commissioned from the Health Insurance Fund amounted to EUR 974 million, which is approximately EUR 65 million more than the same period last year. Health care services were financed for EUR 713 million; medicinal products were compensa
During the first weeks of February, the Estonian population will find in their mailboxes the Estonian Health Insurance Fund 2016 Information Guide introducing the national health insurance and functioning of the health care system and the most important innovations of the year 2016.
At the beginning of this year entered into force the amendment to the Health Insurance Act, which changed the conditions for receiving health insurance coverage for a member of the management and control body of a legal entity and by a person receiving labor and service fees on the basis of a con
In the second half of thisyear, the Health Insurance Fund will initiate the financing of the screening for colorectal cancer, which is aimed at people aged 60–69-years old, insured under the statutory health insurance scheme.
In the first nine months of 2015, the order for health services of the Health Insurance Fund amounted to 530 million euro, which is nearly 40 million euro more than in the same period last year. Medications were compensated for 83 million euro and incapacity benefits were paid for 90 mil
Last week, the Government approved the list of health care services for the coming year, which includes a number of changes compared to previous years.
The meeting of the Supervisory Board of the Health Insurance Board held on September 11 approved the Health Insurance Fund Development Plan for the years 2016 - 2019.