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Name: Law N 4213/2013 transposing Directive 2011/24/EU on the application of patients' rights in cross-border healthcare and other provisions.
Country: Greece
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit; Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-12-09
Entry into force:
Published on: Efimeris tis Kivernisseos, 2013-12-09, Part A', N 261, pp. 4473-4488
ISN: GRC-2013-L-100524
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=100524&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Efimeris tis Kivernisseos, 2013-12-09, Part A', N 261, pp. 4473-4488
Text in Greek Text in Greek Ethniko Tipografio, Athens, Greece, pp. 4473-4488 PDF of Official Gazette in Greek PDF of Official Gazette in Greek (consulted on 2015-11-30)
Abstract/Citation: The present Law is promulgated for the purposes of harmonising national legislation with the European Parliament and Council Directive 2011/24/EU of 9 March 2011 on the application of patients' rights in cross-border healthcare.

CHAPTER 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Article 1: Subject matter and purpose (article 1 of Directive)
Article 2: Scope of application (article 2 of Directive)
Article 3: Definitions (article 3 of Directive)

CHAPTER 2: RESPONSIBILITIES OF MEMBER STATES WITH REGARD TO CROSS-BORDER HEALTH CARE
Article 4: Responsibilities of the Member State of treatment (article 4 of Directive)
Article 5: Responsibilities of the Member State of affiliation (article 5 of Directive)
Article 6: National Point of Contact for cross-border health care (article 6 of Directive)

CHAPTER 3: REIMBURSEMENT OF COSTS FOR CROSS-BORDER HEATH CARE
Article 7: General Principles for reimbursement of costs (article 7 of Directive)
Article 8: Health care that maybe subject to prior authorization (article 8 of Directive)
Article 9: Administrative procedures regarding cross-border health care (article 9 of Directive)

CHAPTER 4: COOPERATION IN HEALTH CARE
Article 10: Recognition of prescriptions issued in another Member State (article 11 of Directive 2011/24/EU and Implementing Directive 2012/52/EU)
Article 11: European reference networks (article 12 of Directive 2011/24/EU)
Article 12: Rare diseases (article 13 of Directive)
Article 13: e-Health (article 14 of Directive)
Article 14: Cooperation on health technology assessment (article 15 of Directive)

Articles 15-29: Other provisions
Article 30: Entry into force
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