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Amended charging regime introduced for NHS patients from overseas

Amended charging regime introduced for NHS patients from overseas
Published on: 18 August 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Amended charging regime introduced for NHS patients from overseas
  • What do the Amendment Regulations entail and what changes will they introduce?
  • Recovery of costs
  • Recording of patient status
  • Palliative care
  • Assisted conception
  • Dependants of refugees and asylum seekers
  • Ship workers
  • What will this mean for relevant providers?

Article summary

Local government analysis: Under the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) (Amendment) Regulations 2017, SI 2017/756 (the Amendment Regulations) changes have been introduced regarding certain NHS service charges for individuals who are not ordinarily resident in the UK. We consider the likely practical impact of those changes upon healthcare providers. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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