Upcoming legal challenges for cross-border e-health services in the EU
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Rūta Janeckaitė
Vilnius University, Lithuania
Published 2020-12-28
https://doi.org/10.15388/OS.LAW.2020.8
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Keywords

Healthcare services provided via ICT
Telemedicine
The right to reimbursement of costs of crossborder telemedicine
Telemedicine services provided via collaborative economy platforms

How to Cite

Janeckaitė R. (2020) “Upcoming legal challenges for cross-border e-health services in the EU”, Vilnius University Open Series, (6), pp. 86-97. doi: 10.15388/OS.LAW.2020.8.

Abstract

The paper briefly describes the current EU legal framework in the healthcare field and assess to which extent it could apply to the provision of cross border eHealth services. In particular, it analyses the provision of such services from the free movement angle, i.e. whether EU law guarantees to health professionals access to and exercise of activiti es in the 3rd type of situations, as well as whether the insured persons have the right to reimbursement of costs of such healthcare from their social security system.

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