Czech Republic

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Healthcare system

Healthcare is of a high standard and readily available, although recent cuts mean that public hospitals are not as good as private ones. ...

Health insurance

For Czech citizens, foreigners with permanent residence in the Czech Republic and employees of companies located in the Czech Republic, participation in the public healthcare system through financial ...

Facts and figures

Capital : Prague
Population : 10.6 million
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Medical tourism

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Healthcare system

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Facts and figures

General InformationSource

Capital : Prague
Population : 10.6 million
Main languages spoken : Czech
Main religion : Christianity
International dialling code : +420
Internet domain : .cz
Gross National income (GNI) per capita : 25530 US $
WHO 2015

Tourism data

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World Bank 2015

Population profile

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Healthcare workforce

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Healthcare expenditure

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Healthcare provision

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Healthcare activity

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Health profile

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Ischemic heart disease: Male mortality rate (per 100,000) : Login to view
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Deaths due to HIV/AIDS (per 100 000 population) : Login to view
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OECD 2017

Cosmetic surgery

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Obesity surgery

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Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2014
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Metabolic / Bariatric Surgery Worldwide 2011

Medical tourism

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Industry participants

Find hospitals and clinics, agents and facilitators, services and other organisations operating in the medical travel industry that are based in Czech Republic.

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Featured organisations

Sanatorium Repromeda

Clinic in Brno

Sanatorium REPROMEDA, infertility treatment and assisted reproduction clinic, was founded in 1999 in Brno, Czech Republic. It is a clinic of experts in the field of reproductive medicine and assisted reproduction. Sanatorioum REPROMEDA provides services i

GEST (Praga Medica)

Clinic in Prague

GEST (Praga Medica) is a private IVF clinic located in Prague. Over 7000 babies have been born through their IVF programmes since 1994, helping clients from abroad to become parents. They put strong emphasis on a personal and discreet approach, fluency in the English, German and Russian languages, and excellent quality of health care, as demonstrated by their ISO 9001-2008 certification of quality management.

Iscare

Private hospital in Prague

The ISCARE Clinic has been in the Czech Republic since 1994 providing healthcare services in these fields: complex treatment of obesity, gastroenterology, plastic surgery, andrology and assisted reproduction.

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