Guidance in making and recovering charges for NHS hospital treatment from overseas visitors not exempt from charge.
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.
- from 1 October 2012 so that HIV treatment is no longer chargeable to overseas visitors.
- 31 October 2013 for EU case law developments on a person’s right to reside in the UK, which in turn may affect their entitlement to free NHS hospital treatment, and other minor amendments