Italy: hospitalised abroad

Information for British nationals in Italian hospitals, including how the British embassy can help.



Includes information on:

  • contacting your insurance company
  • using your European Health Insurance Card
  • what to expect in an Italian hospital
  • what to do before you leave hospital
Published 16 November 2015
Last updated 16 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Revised guidance to make sure it is up to date.

  2. We have updated our Hospitalisation in Italy pack.

  3. First published.