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Foreigners in NorwayForeigners in Norwayhttps://helsenorge.no/foreigners-in-norway19.10.2018 12:57:13015157aspx262577htmlFalseaspxFind more information about your health care rights as a worker, pensioner or tourist in Norway.Tema<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/pensjonister-pa-tur.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Foreigners in Norway
Pregnancy and maternity care in NorwayPregnancy and maternity care in Norwayhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/pregnancy-and-maternity-care19.10.2018 12:57:13016707aspx19973htmlFalseaspxAll pregnant women are entitled to maternity care from a midwife at a Maternity and Child Health Care Centre. The consultations are free of charge.Artikkel<img alt="Pregnant woman at the doctors." src="/SiteCollectionImages/Gravid%20kvinne%20hos%20fastlegen.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Pregnancy and maternity care in Norway
RightsRightshttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights19.10.2018 12:57:13016715aspx22848htmlFalseaspxEveryone living in Norway is entitled to essential medical and care services. Tema<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/operasjonslege-pa-jobb-med-kollega.jpg?RenditionID=3" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Your rights
Exemption card for public health servicesExemption card for public health serviceshttps://helsenorge.no/foreigners-in-norway/exemption-card-for-public-health-services19.10.2018 12:57:13015934aspx10455htmlFalseaspxWhen you show the exemption card, you do not have to pay user fees for the remainder of the calendar year. Log in to view your user fees here.Artikkel<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/HELFO/Helfo-Frikort%20for%20helsetjenester-lege%20og%20pasient.JPG?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Exemption card for public health services
Poison information centrePoison information centrehttps://helsenorge.no/Giftinformasjon/the-norwegian-poison-information-centreThe Norwegian Poison Information Centre provide information about acute poisonings and give advice about treatment in cases of poisoning. We offer a 24 hours emergency service to the general public and to health care professionals. 19.10.2018 12:57:13015768aspx13770htmlFalseaspxThe Norwegian Poison Information Centre provide information about acute poisonings and give advice about treatment in cases of poisoning. Tema<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/amanita-muscaria-var-muscaria-foto-per-marstad.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The Norwegian Poison Information Centre
Health rights abroadHealth rights abroadhttps://helsenorge.no/health-rights-abroad19.10.2018 12:57:13015743aspx9749htmlFalseaspxDo you live, work or plan to go abroad and may need medical treatment? Read more about your rights.TemaHealth rights abroad
Vaccination of childrenVaccination of childrenhttps://helsenorge.no/vaksiner/vaccination-of-children19.10.2018 12:57:13015321aspx11754htmlFalseaspxAll children living in Norway are offered vaccines through the children's vaccination programme.Artikkel<img alt="Smiling child" src="/SiteCollectionImages/smilende-barn.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Vaccination of children in Norway
Choosing a treatment centreChoosing a treatment centrehttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/rights/choosing-a-treatment-centre19.10.2018 12:57:13017141aspx9390htmlFalseaspx​As a patient of the specialist health service, you have a right to choose your treatment centre.Informasjon<img alt="Choose a treatment center" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Velg%20behandlingssted%20-%20pasientradgiver,%20stor.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="548" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Choosing a treatment centre
Pregnancy week by weekPregnancy week by weekhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/pregnancy-week-by-week19.10.2018 12:57:13016708aspx7780htmlFalseaspxAre you pregnant? Here are some advice for the first, second and third trimester of your pregnancy.Tema<img alt="Pregnancy by week and months" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Gravid%20uke%20for%20uke.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Pregnancy week by week
Out-of-hours medical serviceOut-of-hours medical servicehttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/out-of-hours-medical-service19.10.2018 12:57:13016714aspx4973htmlFalseaspxAll municipalities in Norway offer an out-of-hours medical service for immediate medical assistance 24 hours a day. Call til 6-digit-number 116 117. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/IMG_8881_1RebeccaRavneberg.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Out-of-hours medical service
EEA citizens seeking to receive healthcare in NorwayEEA citizens seeking to receive healthcare in Norwayhttps://helsenorge.no/foreigners-in-norway/eea-citizens-seeking-to-receive-healthcare-in-norway19.10.2018 12:57:13015939aspx6790htmlFalseaspxAs an EEA citizen you have the right to receive healthcare within the specialist health service in Norway. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/HELFO/Helfo-nov14-331.JPG?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />EEA citizens seeking to receive healthcare in Norway
Health and services ombudsmanHealth and services ombudsmanhttps://helsenorge.no/pasient-og-brukerombudet/health-and-services-ombudsman19.10.2018 12:57:13015347aspx10975htmlFalseaspxOmbudsmen strive for a better quality of health services. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/pasient-%20og%20brukerombudet/pobo-english.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />About the Health and Social Services Ombudsman
Keyhole for healthy foodKeyhole for healthy foodhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/keyhole-healthy-food19.10.2018 12:57:13016849aspx45749htmlFalseaspxThe Keyhole symbol shows that the food meets at least one of these requirements: more whole grain, less saturated fat, less sugar and less salt.Artikkel<img alt="The Keyhole symbol is used on food products to show healthy variation." src="/SiteCollectionImages/keyhole%20label.png?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />The Keyhole
Health Centres and the School Health ServiceHealth Centres and the School Health Servicehttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/health-centres-and-the-school-health-service19.10.2018 12:57:13016712aspx2073htmlFalseaspxThe Health Centres and School Health Service are free services for all children and adolescents (aged 0-20), as well as pregnant women. Artikkel<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Helsestasjon_og_skolehelsetjeneste.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Health Centres and the School Health Service
Pregnancy and alcoholPregnancy and alcoholhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/alcohol-and-pregnancy19.10.2018 12:57:13016850aspx1603htmlFalseaspxGive your child the best start possible. Don’t drink alcohol during pregnancy.Artikkel<img alt="Pregnant who don't drink" src="/SiteCollectionImages/gravidsomikkedrikker.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Alcohol and pregnancy
HIV infectionHIV infectionhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/hiv-information19.10.2018 12:57:13016848aspx4747htmlFalseaspxInformation about HIV infection, what it means to test positive, rights and how to live with an HIV infection. Tema<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/mann%20som%20smiler%20og%20ser%20bort.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />HIV infection
Head liceHead licehttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/head-lice19.10.2018 12:57:13016847aspx1381htmlFalseaspx​Head lice can be treated by using a lice treatment, by combing or by cutting head hair shorter than 0.5cm. ArtikkelHead lice
Female genital mutilationFemale genital mutilationhttps://helsenorge.no/sykdom/underliv/female-genital-mutilation19.10.2018 12:57:13016155aspx2569htmlFalseaspxFemale genital mutilation is a traditional practice linked to local customs and values.SykdomFemale genital mutilation
Mental health and childrenMental health and childrenhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/health-and-fitness19.10.2018 12:57:13016711aspx1189htmlFalseaspxBrochures about children and mental health available in English.Artikkel<img alt="Good health and fitness is important for your well-being." src="/SiteCollectionImages/mann%20pa%20fjelltur.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mental health and children
Diabetes in englishDiabetes in englishhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/diabetes-english19.10.2018 12:57:13016710aspx156htmlFalseaspxArticles and documents about Diabetes available in English.SykdomDiabetes
Traumatising events - advice for those previously exposedTraumatising events - advice for those previously exposedhttps://helsenorge.no/other-languages/english/traumatising-events19.10.2018 12:57:13016709aspx1084htmlFalseaspxThis may concern refugees or asylum seekers who have experienced war/armed conflict, or Norwegians who have experienced serious events.Sykdom<img alt="Mann sitter på benk" src="/SiteCollectionImages/mann%20sitter%20pa%20benk.jpg?RenditionID=3" width="576" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Traumatising events - advice