Health Insurance in Spain

Doctors in Spain join politicians hitting out at expat health

by Ray Clancy on January 25, 2010

Second home owners and expats in Spain are furious that doctors are claiming that they are milking the country’s health system.  Politicians have been complaining for years that thousands of Brits who regularly moved between their home in Britain and Spain arranged trips according to when and where they might get the best treatment. Now they are being back by doctors.

And it is expected that more regions, which are autonomous in matters of health provision, will start introducing new rules where expat below retirement age who are not registered to work and pay into the system will not get free health care. [click to continue…]

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