Requesting authorization to special medical treatment abroad

Data of the proceedings
Introduction
Request
Term
3 months
Silence
Estimatorio

For interventions or medical treatment, bankable being under the national health system, cannot be managed through their own public or private medicine within the national territory because of technical failure, the mutual Judicial General may authorize the reimbursement of costs of required assistance in a foreign country.

For this is essential that the mutual insurance system has had prior knowledge of the situation and has authorized the treatment.

The compensation is limited to the health costs and travel of the patient calculated according to annex I to the RD 462/2002. The expenses of companion will only be subject to recovery when the patient is a minor or furnishes a degree of disability are more than 65 per cent.

DOCUMENTACIÓN WHICH IS NECESSARY TO CONTRIBUTE

  • Medical report of the Hospital of the public Health or entity which receiving treatment, which should indicate:

    • Reason and need for treatment or intervention.

    • Failure to treat and conducting the intervention through ordinary of the national health system.

    • Center that it can provide the treatment or intervention.

    • Budget of the health centre where you can complete your treatment or intervention.

  • Only for presentation person: REQUEST FOR SPECIAL TREATMENT AUTORIZACIÓN.

Key icon To request prior authorisation of treatment should be registered as owner. The scheme will be achieved through identification the system Cl@ve so you will need to be discharged in that system or have dni-electrónico or one of the digital certificates admitted .

See the technical requirements access to online.

The application form and associated documents may be submitted in person in the central services or the provincial branches of the society in General, or in any other places under article 16 (4) of law 39/2015, of Common Administrative Procedure of the public authorities.