Pharmaceutical care

Pharmaceutical care involves supplying and administering medicines. The healthcare insurance reimburses medicines that have been prescribed by a physician, dentist, or obstetrician.

Pharmaceutical care also includes advice and assistance by the pharmacists, dietary preparations in certain medical cases, and the flu vaccination. In principle, medicines are prescribed by their substance name.

Female insured persons are entitled to the reimbursement of the following contraceptives: (hormone) coil, hormone rod, diaphragm and morning after pill.