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powerplus

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hi all

i heard  yesterday that the local hospital here in portimao portugal did not accept a ehic card
as they dont know if they would be able to recover there costs from the uk


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Oh that's not good if ya need treatment quick and don't
have the cash. Must be someone who would know maybe
ring our NHS and ask them.

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I would suspect that any claim would be honoured so long as the time/date were okay.
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https://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/healthcare-abroad/healthcare-when-travelling-abroad/healthcare-in-portugal-including-madeira/

This may help.

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There are private as well a public hospitals in Portugal. Wonder if that was the issue.
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All German hospitals are privately run, don't think there is any problem here--------yet
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