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Italy > Health

Italy

What Quality Of Healthcare Can You Expect In Italy?

Monday December 09, 2019 (10:18:39)

Italy’s government believes that healthcare is a human right, with universal coverage, solidarity, human dignity, and health needs as its guiding principles. As a result, the government invests in healthcare with its Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (SSN), a national public healthcare system that is administrated and managed regionally.   more ...

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Italy

How To Register With The Health Service In Italy

Monday December 09, 2019 (10:11:25)

Italy’s healthcare service is a mixed public-private system that regularly ranks within the World Health Organization’s top 10 for quality of health services. Their Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (SSN) has provided universal coverage at free or reduced costs at the point of delivery for residents since 1978. Their public system is well-developed and is administered by each region, so quality does vary depending on where you live.   more ...

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Italy

Dental And Ophthalmic Care In Italy: How To Find The Right Options For You

Monday November 11, 2019 (18:10:40)

The Italian healthcare system, or Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (SSN), offers its citizens and legal residents wide-ranging, universal medical coverage free of charge or at a relatively low cost. Yet, like most Mediterranean countries in the European Union, oral healthcare makes up only about 5-8% of the public health system.   more ...

Italy > Health

Italy

What Options Are Available For Chronically Ill Expats Living In Italy?

Monday November 11, 2019 (17:37:03)

The Italian healthcare system, or Servizio Sanitario Nazionale (SSN), offers universal medical coverage free of charge or at a low rate to its citizens and legal residents. A regionally-based programme, medical services and hospital facilities vary widely from region to region in terms of quality. However, as a whole Italy's public healthcare is ranked among the top in the world by the World Health Organization, second only to France.   more ...

Italy > Living

Italy

Autumn Arrives In Tuscany

Monday September 23, 2019 (11:15:41)

After ten days in England, it was such a relief to get home to Beautiful Tuscany and to find that our local village of Fiano has won back the coveted banner having been victorious at the annual Calambur event! Bravi to all our lovely Italian friends who participated! This event is a bit like the UK's It's a Knockout which was televised and hugely popular in the 60's and 70's.   more ...

Italy > Living

Italy

How Might Italy's New Eco Tax Affect Expats?

Tuesday September 03, 2019 (15:00:30)

Italy’s newly minted eco-tax for cars, approved by the country’s upper house of Parliament, is causing quite a bit of confusion.   more ...

Italy > Education

Italy

International School or State School in Italy: Which Should You Choose?

Tuesday September 03, 2019 (14:46:27)

Relocating to Italy can be one of the most rewarding experiences of a lifetime. For expat families, assimilating into a new home can be a mixed bag of exciting opportunities and nerve-wracking challenges, not least of which is deciding which type of school to send your children. This is a prospect that can be daunting and stressful.   more ...

Italy > Working

Italy

How To Run Your Own Business As A British Expat In Italy

Monday August 26, 2019 (14:54:55)

Italy is a country admired throughout the world for its art, design, classical architecture and culture. A leader in precision machinery, luxury automobiles, and hand-woven textiles, Italy attracts thousands of UK citizens each year to its food, wine, stunning landscapes, and warm Mediterranean climate.   more ...

Italy > Living

Italy

How To Eat Gluten-Free In Milan

Monday August 19, 2019 (17:35:00)

Italy is without a doubt one of top pasta-consuming locations in the world, and the northern city of Milan is no exception.   more ...

Italy > Property

Italy

How To Buy A Property In Italy: A Guide For New Expats

Monday August 12, 2019 (12:50:33)

Who among us hasn't imagined themselves sitting under the Tuscan sun, sipping from a glass of wine while Domenico Modugno sings Volare on the stereo? Owning a piece of la dolce vita is the dream of many migrants coming to Italy.   more ...



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