Health Care & Hospitals - Facts about the Bulgarian health care system and Bulgarian hospitals.

Although some initial emergency medical treatment may be given free in Bulgaria, British citizens are likely to be charged for the majority of medical expenses incurred whilst there (including tests and investigations, medication and overnight stays in hospital, whether state or private). It is strongly recommend that you take out comprehensive travel insurance to cover the full period you will be in the country, including Medivac to the UK if necessary. You should take with you your NHS medical card. Medicines supplied by public pharmacies have to be paid for in any event.

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