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2021 04 26
National Health Insurance Fund: leg vein surgery is free for the insured

Persons insured with compulsory health insurance (CHI) do not have to pay themselves for leg vein surgery.

2021 04 22
Signed contracts with medical institutions: additional funds are allocated to many treatment services

In order to provide as many quality health care services to Lithuanian residents insured with compulsory health insurance, the national health insurance fund signed contracts with 846 medical institutions in 2021.

2021 04 19
Officials have counter how much money was spent on medicines in Lithuania last year

Last year, a total of EUR 377 million was paid in Lithuanian pharmacies for compensated medicines and medical assistance measures (MAM).

2021 03 31
It is possible to choose not only your polyclinic

The Panevėžys Territorial Health Insurance Fund (THIF) has recently received a number of questions from the population regarding the procedure of being registered for services at the primary personal health care institutions (PPHCI).

2021 03 23
National Health Insurance Fund: Lithuania has already purchased new season flu vaccines

The National Health Insurance Fund under the Ministry of Health (NHIF) has already bought 257 thousand four-valent doses of vaccine for the flu season of 2021-2022. This is almost 5% more than the fund purchased last year.

2021 03 22
Explained how to be treated while living in Lithuania and working elsewhere in Europe

With many travel restrictions around the world and people working mainly remotely, Lithuanian citizens who work and pay taxes in other countries often choose their homeland as their actual place of work.

2021 03 19
Injury account — nearly EUR 4 million for affected patients

The medical institutions paid 3.8 million euros last year to a special bank account that accumulates contributions for compensation for damage caused to the health of patients.

2021 03 17
Klaipėda Territorial Health Insurance Fund has identified the most important points about compensation for damage to the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund budget

It is useful for everyone to know in which cases damage to the budget of the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) may be compensated.

2021 03 15
Prevention of colon cancer — a chance to avoid serious illness

March is a month dedicated to the prevention of colon cancer. The National Health Insurance Fund under the Ministry of Health (NHIF), urging the population to take care of their health daily, once again recalls the importance of preventing this oncological disease.

2021 03 08
The budget of the CHIF has recovered EUR 2.5 million

Last year 2.5 million euros were returned to the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) — 77 thousand euros more than in 2019.

2021 03 05
The possibilities of treatment abroad vary

The Panevezys Territorial Health Insurance Fund notes in its practice that patients are provided in healthcare institutions with information about access to planned healthcare in other countries of the European Union, European Economic Area or Switzerland, which are not quite correct.

2021 02 17
Residents have recovered thousands of euros for treatment abroad

The Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) spent 118 thousand euros last year to compensate for cross-border healthcare costs of persons insured with compulsory health insurance, totalling more than half a million euros over the last five years.

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