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CJEU clarifies criteria to obtain treatment abroad under Regulation 71/1408/EEC

The case was referred to the CJEU by a Romanian court, and concerned the reimbursement of medical treatment obtained abroad pursuant to Regulation 71/1408/EEC. The instrument in question prescribes (art.22) that workers shall obtain a refund of said expenses when, in light of their health conditions, they cannot obtain treatment they would be entitled to under the legislation of their Member State of residence within the delay in which such treatment is normally administered in that Member State... [Read All]

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Post Date: 10-11-2014 - Article Date: 09-10-2014
The case was referred to the CJEU by a Romanian court, and concerned the reimbursement of medical treatment obtained abroad pursuant to Regulation 71/1408/EEC. The instrument in question prescribes (art.22) that workers shall obtain a refund of said expenses when, in light of their health conditions... [Read All] - Comments (0)
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Post Date: 27-09-2012 - Article Date: 22-08-2012
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Post Date: 05-09-2013 - Article Date: 02-09-2013
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