Welcome to these pages where you will find basic information on the health care services that are available to foreign nationals in the Czech Republic. These pages are primarily designed for use by foreigners coming from so-called ‘third countries’ (i.e. countries that are not one of the European Union’s member states, members of the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland). These pages are meant to serve the needs of both those who are just staying in the Czech Republic for a shorter period of time as well as the needs of those who are planning a longer term stay in the Czech Republic. This text is valid as of March 9, 2020.

The text appearing on these pages is for informational purposes only. None of the information provided is of a legally binding nature. More detailed and specific information can be found in the referenced legislation.

Contact information

Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic
Palackého náměstí 4
128 01 Praha 2
Phone: +420 224 971 111

Electronic registry of the Ministry of Health

Public – journalists’ inquiries addressed to the Department of Communication –questions of the public addressed to the Department of Communication

Mailroom of the Ministry of Health – opening hours

Monday, Wednesday             7.45 a.m. – 4.45 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday     7.45 a.m. – 3.30 p.m.


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Published: 10.12.2012

Last change: 15.03.2020, 08:33