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Patients travelling outside Northern Ireland for treatment

If you wish to receive medical treatment outside Northern Ireland, it’s important to understand how it works and the assistance you may be able to access.

This guidance applies to patients who are travelling outside Northern Ireland to access healthcare assessment and/or treatment. It is not relevant for travel within Northern Ireland for health and social care services

http://www.hscboard.hscni.net/travelfortreatment/

National Contact Point Health and Social Care Board 12-22 Linenhall Street Belfast BT2 8BS

E: NationalContactPoint@hscni.net

T: +44 (0)28 9536 3152

 

VACCINATIONS

Vaccine cost.

Total Cost to Patient

(Consultation £20 + Vaccination)

Only exception to this is children under the age of 16.

Hepatitis A &Typhoid (Hepatyrix)

No Cost

No Cost –

available on NHS

 

Hepatitis B

3 doses £60

Total cost

3 doses = £80

Lasts minimum of 5 years

Malaria Medication

Pack of 50 (Doxycycline)

£10.00

Total cost = £30

The nurse will discuss options during the risk assessment.

Rabies

3 doses

Approx £100

(on request )

Total cost = £120)

Lasts 3 years

Japanese Encephalitis

2 doses

Approx £140.00

(on request)

Total = £160

Discuss with nurse

Tick Borne Encephalitis

3 doses

Approx £140.00

(on request)

Total cost = £160

Discuss with nurse

 
 
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