About health insurance funds

Health insurance funds do not provide health care services. The health insurance funds guarantee that  the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund will cover the costs of health care services provided to persons covered by compulsory health insurance. This purpose of health insurance funds and its other areas of activity are provided for in the Law on Health Insurance, as well as its the mission, vision and values. As well as the history of the activities of health insurance funds in Lithuania, which began at the end of the 19th century. All in all, this is needed to make it easier to understand how and why health insurance funds operate.

Last updated: 12-01-2024