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Contact Information Sheet

Contact Information Sheet
  • id
  • date
    2010-11-11
  • Geographical Area
    Europe
  • Jurisdiction
    Luxembourg
  • Organisation
    Ministry of Health Luxenbourg (Ministère de la Santé)
  • Address

    Postal Address
    Allee Marconi/ Villa Louvigny
    L-2120 Luxenbourg
    LUXENBOURG

    Location Address

  • Phone
    +00352 2478 5521
  • Fax
    +352 46 7963
  • Email
  • Website
  • Contact Point
    Mrs. Lea hemmer-Nies
    Head of department of Health Professionals
  • Regulatory Body
    The competent authority for nursing is the National Ministry of Health. Its department of health professionals provides authorisation for the exercise of the profession, promotes continuous training and funds associations and grants.

    The Ministry runs the register for nursing professionals. Registration has been compulsory since 1967.
    http://www.fepi.org/docs/country_profils/Prof_LU_EN.pdf (accessed on 23.04.2009).

  • Health System
    Luxembourg’s health care system is mainly publicly financed through social health insurance. Luxembourg’s health care system is based on three fundamental principles: compulsory health insurance, free choice of provider for patients and compulsory provider compliance with the fixed set of fees for services.
    Sourced from
    European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. Health Care Systems in Transition – Luxenbourg - 1999.

    http://www.euro.who.int/document/e67498.pdf (accessed on 23.04.2009)

    Validated November 2008

  • Map
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