Health

The following resources contain useful information regarding healthcare whether on holiday, returning to the UK or healthcare abroad.

EHIC (European Health Insurance Card)

A Simple Guide to the EHIC – European Health Insurance Card

An article on this site that introduces the card and what it is used for.  Please note the EHIC is for temporary travel only. 

EHIC website

Full information on now to apply for a card (or renew – cards only last for 10 years)

Healthcare Abroad (NHS – for UK residents)

Includes information on the EHIC, where it is accepted and what is covered as well as general travel tips.

My Health Passport – from Aviva

My Health Passport
The ‘My Health Passport’ which you can download, fill in and take with you wherever you go.