Health care
  • Right to health care to the same extent as the persons benefiting from mandatory health insurance scheme in the Republic of Croatia
  • Antenatal classes available for pregnant women, as well as any medical assistance during and after delivery
In case of illness
– Contact your general medicine doctor, selected in the health centre of your place of residence If needed, the general medicine doctor will refer you to a specialist check. Primary health care services are provided by general medicine doctors, gynaecologists, paediatricians, dentists and health visitors from Health Centres.
– In case of emergency, serious injury or fracture, when your selected general medicine doctor's office is closed, you have to go to the emergency service of the closest hospital or call 112.
à For medical checks (with general medicine doctor, paediatrician, gynaecologist, dentist, specialist and etc.), you have to be able to show your stay permit or personal ID card issued by the police department, by which you can prove your status. Once you get employed, you will be issued a health insurance card that you have to show when visiting a medical care institution.
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