• At Christmas doctors and pharmacies will be able to prescribe drugs earlier than the regulated deadline

    December 16, 2014

    In connection with the upcoming holidays and the days off work the NHIF informed that the general practitioners and specialists can prescribe, and pharmacies – grant, medicinal products to the insured persons earlier than the stipulated 30 days.

    The next prescription should be made on the date when the received by the insured person medicines, dispensed on prescription from the last two visits to the pharmacy, are finished.

    The period for which the prescribed drugs dispensed on the previous occasion and the holiday one should last is reflected in the ambulatory sheet. It and the new prescription form record the exact date for the next drugs prescription.