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  • 2020-07-23
    In the second half of each summer, when the examination fever settles down, many young Lithuanians, who are planning to go to study abroad, come to Vilnius Territorial Health Insurance Fund (THIF). The future students and the ones who continue their studies abroad ask whether they have to submit any documents to the health insurance fund so that their compulsory health insurance would not be suspended. The people studying in the United Kingdom (UK) show particular interest in this issue.
  • 2020-07-17
    Panevezys Territorial Health Insurance Fund (THIF) has been welcoming more and more citizens, who have come back from abroad and claim to be staying in our country. Many of them come to the health insurance fund to learn changes in the Lithuanian compulsory health system after many years, and how to get insured in our country again so that they could receive medical services paid from the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF).
  • 2020-07-15
    A part of persons insured by the State funded compulsory health insurance (CHI) should refer to the territorial health insurance fund (THIF) and submit the documents supporting their right to CHI. The specialists remind that if such documents are not submitted, the persons may be surprised in the medica institutions.
  • 2020-07-09
    The amount granted from the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) to compensate hearing aids is increased every year. The funding of this service has increased more than three times in the last three and a half years – from 725 thousand euros to 2,3 million euros.
  • 2020-06-22
    Persons requiring orthopaedic technical aids now have to go less often to medical doctors for referrals to specialists. Extension of their validity is expected to reduce queues to doctors, improve the availability of orthopaedic products, and save patient time.
  • 2020-06-10
    Consultations provided by the health insurance fund specialists to the contract partners – medical institutions, pharmacies, orthopaedic companies, as well as the monitoring of statistical data obtained through the Sveidra information system last year allowed the Compulsory Health Insurance Fund (CHIF) to avoid 602 thousand euro of damages. This is 85% more than the actual damage found, which amounted to 325 thousand euro.
  • 2020-06-05
    The National Health Insurance Fund under the Ministry of Health publishes a list of links and contacts that provides relevant, official and reliable information on Coronavirus, quarantine, recommendations etc. in Lithuania.

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Modified: 2020-08-06
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