6. Who can’t claim expenses
Claims cannot be made by:
- Visitors who are not parents/parent substitutes or siblings (under the age of 18) of a young inpatient.
- Any person who accompanies an individual under the age of 18 to receive outpatient care.
- Any person who is not habitually resident in Scotland.
- Any person wishing to claim expenses incurred prior to 26 July 2021 (Note: parents of children receiving neonatal care prior to 26 July may still be able to make retrospective claims under the previous Neonatal Expenses Fund).