Preserving health and taking care of the ill is among the main tasks of any society where humanness is one of the core values. Treatment of health also shows the health of our worldviews. Modern technologies and modernization of health institutions, as well as the entire treatment process, should contribute to preservation and development of our greatest wealth – health of our citizens.
Two types of health insurance
There are two types of health insurance in the Republic of Serbia: mandatory and voluntary.
By mandatory health insurance, employees and other citizens covered by the mandatory health insurance obtain the right to health protection and monetary compensation in the events stipulated by the law.
Voluntary health insurance is related to citizens who do not have mandatory insurance according to the law. It also includes insurance of greater scope and standard.