E111 Card – Now European Health Insurance Card

The E111 Card has been replaceed by the European Health Insurance Card.

The EHIC permits anyone that is insured by or covered by a legal social security scheme of the European Economic Area (EEA) nations and Switzerland to get state-provided medical treatment in the country they’re visiting free or at a reduced cost if that treatment becomes needed during their visit.

The EHIC is the replacement for the E111 Card which became invalid as of 1 Jan 2006.

Signing up for the EHIC in the Ukthe Uk

You can apply by Phone automated application line on 0845 606 2030. The application is generally processed inside 10 days. There’ll be no charge for making your request in this fashion apart from the local call rate.

You may also make an application for the EHIC at your local Post Office. You can collect an application document and post it yourself or for a small charge you need to use the Post Office Check Send service where they are going to test the form and post the form off for you. The process of applying time is generally within 21 days.

The fastest method to get your EHIC previously the E111 Card free of charge is to apply on this website by clicking on the www.ehic.org.uk. There'll be no charge for making your claim in this fashion and you want to receive your card s inside 7 working days.

When making your application guarantee you have got the following to hand Your NHS or National Insurance Number and the SurnameFamily Name Names and Date-of-birth of each applicant.

If you're a non-EEA national you can only sign up for your EHIC by post as you'll be required to provide further forms that supports your claim.

For information on applying including how to obtain a form please visit NHS Selections at www.nhs.uk.

http://www.e111card.net/ http://www.e111card.net/e111-card/e111-card

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