What the holder of form E112 should know

You should provide the form E112 together with an identity document to health care institution.

Please note that the form E 112 is not a guarantee letter insuring that the cost of healthcare services will be assumed by the Lithuania compulsory health insurance. In accordance with the regulation (EC) 883/2004 of European Parliament and of the Council the cost of the treatment provided on the basis of form E 112 should be covered by the public health insurance institution of the country providing the services. The form E112 gives you an access to state-provided healthcare under the same conditions and at the same cost as people insured in the country of treatment. You will have to pay the same patient fees or co-payments, if any are approved by the legislation of country providing the healthcare services.

In case you have actually borne the cost of the treatment keep all receipts and any paperwork (make copies if necessary). You may need them if you' are applying for a refund or reimbursement.

In order to get the refund of your expense turn to the Territorial Health Insurance Fund and provide the following:

  • Your identity document;
  • The copies of medical documentation, prescription;
  • Original document proving that you have covered the cost of healthcare services;
  • The filled in application form; an application form will be provided at the Territorial Health Insurance Fund after the examination of the provided documents.

According to the EU legislation the costs shall be reimbursed in accordance with the reimbursement rates administered by the institution of country of treatment. Thereby, please, note that reimbursement may be delayed because of the compensation will be provided only after the information about the reimbursable amount would be receipt from the European country, where healthcare services had been provided.

Modified: 2014-03-28
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