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  1. Two questions about doctors' availabilities on the websites

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello! I'd like to ask two questions regarding doctors that're available online, e.g. on doctolib or mondocteur. 1) What do you do when you need to consult a specialized doctor (not GP) in a few days, and all the corresponding doctors seem to be booked for at least a month? For example, I need...
  2. Australian married to French national- Long Stay Visa for Foreign Spouse?

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hello, I am an Australian married (in Australia, less than 6 months ago) to a French national and we are looking to relocate to France. I have read on this forum about Spouse Visas however the French Consulate website only mentions the "Long Stay Visa for Foreign Spouse of a French citizen"...
  3. Retired - Access to healthcare

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi gang, We are moving to France in the next 6 months - builder permitting :) I am slighly confused by current health care access for retired persons. According to the news you cannot retire to France and automatically gain access to the healthcare system. My wife is covered as she gets...
  4. Retirement and Healthcare

    France Expat Forum for Expats Living in France
    Hi - Sorry if this has been covered elsewhere but I've done a bunch of searches and haven't found it yet. We are an American couple planning on retiring to France. We've lived there before while working, speak the language, and are comfortable with the culture, etc. My question is about...
  5. Health Care in France

    France has the largest land area in Europe housing 64,303,482 as of January 2009. This ranked France as the 23rd most populous country in the world. It is responsible for most of the population growth in the European Union.  The estimated birth rate as of 2000 is 12.73 births in every 1,000 of...