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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.

2021 02 11
The Belarussian business is interested in the Lithuanian compulsory health insurance guarantees

Vilnius Territorial Health Insurance Fund (THIF) introduced the Lithuanian health system in the remote seminar organised by Tourism and Business Development Agency of Vilnius City "Go Vilnius" to the Belarussian company that is planning to transfer 300-500 employees and their family members to Vilnius.

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2021 02 04
Preventive programmes as a possibility to detect the disease early and to get it cured

In commemoration of the World Cancer Day, the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) reminds once again about importance of the preventive measures.

2021 01 28
What treatment of persons who are ill or who have recovered from Covid-19 is covered?

The National Health Insurance Fund has been receiving more and more questions, what tests are free of charge in the medical institutions for the persons, who have had Covid-19 – what services are covered by the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) and what are paid.

2021 01 19
Women encouraged to participate pro-actively in the cervical cancer prevention programme

Every year in January, cervical cancer prevention events are organised throughout the world and Europe.

2021 01 18
All information about COVID-19 vaccines at

From now on, all information about vaccines against the coronavirus (COVID-19), the vaccination process, priorities and the progress made in vaccinating the society can be found at the website , in the special section Vaccine.

2021 01 15
Adopted amendments to entitle more people living in poverty to receive reimbursable medicines

The Seimas approved the amendments to the Law on Health Insurance submitted by the President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda, enabling a higher number of people with the lowest incomes to receive compensation for the patient surcharge of reimbursable medicines and reimbursable medical aids.

2021 01 06
National Health Insurance Fund: medical services in the United Kingdom will be paid according to the certified rules

As the European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom (UK) reached the partnership agreement in the end of 2020 that will govern their future relations, the answer was finally received to many questions that worried everyone, whose life is related to that country.

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