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Where can I go to get emergency health care and how much it costs? Do I need certain documents?
Can I talk to a doctor in Ukrainian/Russian?
You can check this source where Ukrainian/Russian speaking doctors are listed.
Where can I go to fill my subscriptions or treat long-term conditions and how much it costs?
You can get prescription medicines in any state medical facility nearby (Przychodnia) or Luxmed facility . You can also use the service to get medicines for a discounted price. Check more information here .
Moreover 100,000 refugees from Ukraine in Poland will receive 500 ZL for medicines that can be purchased in pharmacies across the country. To activate the program you need to register at https://health4ukraine.com/uk/ . After that you will receive an e-mail with an individual code that allows you to receive funds for the purchase of drugs. The code can be displayed in the application on the smartphone screen or printed out and submitted in paper form to the pharmacist. Funding will cover many prescription and over-the-counter drugs, including anti-diabetic drugs.
Any citizen of Ukraine who crossed the Polish border after February 24, 2022 can use this assistance in case they can provide the PESEL number. Both adults and minors can join the assistance program. If you don't have PESEL you will need:
You can check foreign equivalents of Ukrainian medicines here .
I am pregnant, where can I get gynecology care?
Lux Med that offers free support. You can contact them at 22 45 87 007 and email@example.com
Damian Medical center also offers free help to those who fled the war in Ukraine, for more details visit the website or call 22 566 22 20.
Check out this platform that was created to help Ukrainian refugees find free medical and psychological support.
Please check out this website for a bigger list of clinics available for Ukrainian women in Krakow.
Can I benefit from public health care?
You are entitled to free healthcare services in Poland if:
In the medical system of primary and secondary care in Poland, a number of changes were introduced from October 1. They should help reduce electronic queues for specialist doctors. The innovations of the Ministry of Health of Poland concern examinations in the field of cardiology, diabetology, pulmonary diseases, endocrinology, etc.
Now, instead of specialist doctors, patients will go to a family doctor. Recently, the Ministry of Health expanded the list of examinations for which referrals can be made by family doctors.
Now you can contact your family doctor with the results of the examination. He has the right to call a specialist doctor himself for consultation, and after that to prescribe further treatment. This will additionally reduce the burden on specialists and queues for them.
More information here .
Do I need to register in order to obtain health coverage and if yes how?
What does public healthcare cover?
As part of healthcare services, you have access to:
To find out more, call the 24/7 helpline on: 800 190 590.
Check for more information at www.gov.pl .
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