Guidance

Guidance on overseas visitors hospital charging regulations

Guidance in making and recovering charges for NHS hospital treatment from overseas visitors not exempt from charge.

Documents

Guidance on implementing the overseas visitors hospital charging regulations

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Appendix 1 - Example pre-attendance form

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Appendix 2 - Example request for advice from doctors/dentists form

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Appendix 8 - Useful contacts

Detail

Guidance for NHS bodies in carrying out their duties under the NHS (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations 2011 to make and recover charges for NHS hospital treatment from chargeable overseas visitors.

It also includes guidance to safeguard the health of those not entitled to free hospital treatment and new guidance on sharing information on NHS debtors to subject them to immigration sanctions.

Guidance updated:

Statutory Instruments

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