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Name: Decree-Law No. 9/2010 on Health Care Abroad.
Country: Timor-Leste
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-07-21
Entry into force:
ISN: TLS-2010-R-89768
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT) PDF PDF (consulted on 2014-02-04)
Abstract/Citation: In its article 22.1, Law No. 10/2004 of 24 November on Heath System provides that, under exceptional circumstances, health care may be sought abroad in order to guarantee health care to beneficiaries of the national health system. This statute regulates the health care which, for lack of technical and human resources in the country, can only be provided abroad.
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