Hospital transfer from Finland to another country

If you are in public hospital care and you are transferred for further treatment to another country by the treatment provider’s decision, the transport costs are usually covered by the Finnish treatment provider. In the event that the transfer is made primarily of your own will, you are normally responsible for the transport costs. If […]

Hospital transfer from abroad to Finland

In the event that the transfer is made primarily of your own will, you are normally responsible for the transport costs. If the matter has been agreed upon in advance, however, another party, such as the receiving hospital or an insurance company, may cover the costs or pay a portion of them. Only if you […]

Hospital transfers

If you have come to Finland from abroad and are receiving treatment through the public health care system, the hospital transfer is free of charge in the following cases you are covered by health insurance in another EU or EEC country, Switzerland or Australia and you require medically necessary treatment during you temporary stay in […]