Cross Border Healthcare & Patient Mobility: Public Consultation on Scotland's Transposition and Implementation of Directive 2011/24 EU on the Application of Patients' Rights in Cross-border Healthcare.

This consultation document sets out the Scottish Government’s approach to implementation of the EU Directive on the application of patients’ rights in cross-border healthcare. It seeks views on the detail of the implementation, and examines the effects the Directive may have on Scotland’s health system.



2. The Member States of the European Union plus Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway

3. h Case C- 372/04 The Queen, on the application of Yvonne Watts v Bedford Primary Care Trust and the Secretary of State for Health[2006] ECR I-4325 ("The Watts Judgement")

4. (Gibraltar is part of the EU as a "territory for whose external relations a Member State is responsible" - i.e. the UK)


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