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2021 07 08
The National Health Insurance Fund is going to pay for treatment in the EU faster

Lithuania has become the 12th country that started to exchange the e-documents related to payment for treatment in the Member States of the European Union via the special system.

2021 07 07
Disease prevention programmes: it is easier to check up than to fall ill

The especially favourable conditions have been created in Lithuania in the last 17 years to get preventive checks-up for diseases that are the major death causes in our country, i.e., vascular diseases and cancer.

2021 06 25
Klaipėda territorial health insurance fund: the habits of residents are changing

The specialists of Klaipėda territorial health insurance fund note that recently more and more residents have been ordering the European Health Insurance Card online – the situation is different than before the quarantine.

2021 06 23
The Seimas has revised the CHIF Budget for 2021

The Seimas made the amendments in the budget of the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund for 2021, specifying the revenues, expenses, and the planned remaining funds. The need for changes was induced by the topicalities of management of coronavirus infection.

2021 06 22
Lithuanian health care: main fact and numbers of 2020

The rhythm and peculiarities of the activities of the health insurance fund, similarly to the entire health care system, were determined by the coronavirus infection in 2020.

2021 06 14
National Health Insurance Fund about MRI: don’t hurry to pay when it is not necessary

The residents often ask the Nathional Health Insurance Fund to explain whether they have to pay for disposable special clothes and other disposable materials used for magnetic resonance imaging and for the copy of radiologic examination images.

2021 06 08
Important news for the patients: new prostheses will get compensated

The National Health Insurance Fund has declared that expenses of new – myoelectric prosthesis of the forearm (below the elbow) will be compensated from the budget of the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund.

2021 06 02
In case of vision disorders, it is worth taking interest in the services paid by the Health Insurance Fund

The patients who have vision problems are asking Siauliai Territorial Health Insurance Fund what medical services may be compensated from the budget of the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund.

2021 05 31
Visits to doctors: the number of contact health services is growing

Despite the significant human and financial resources required to fight coronavirus, trends in health care service delivery raise careful optimism over the four months of this year.

2021 05 25
Mental care in polyclinics: rules that everyone needs to know

Recently, health insurance funds have been receiving a number of questions from residents regarding primary mental health services and emotional assistance.

2021 05 19
Foreigners living in Lithuania are already vaccinated against COVID-19 disease

From Tuesday, foreign nationals will be vaccinated against COVID-19 (coronavirus infection).

2021 05 17
Survey: Lithuanians coming to their homeland know how to receive free health services

Lithuanians living abroad are well acquainted with the health services provided in Lithuania, according to an annual survey of foreign Lithuanians. 

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