Looking after your health

Overview Document Outlines what you need to know about the Irish healthcare system as a returning Irish emigrant.

Returning to Ireland and buying private health insurance
Outlines things you should consider when buying private health insurance as a returning Irish emigrant. Covers waiting periods, pre-existing conditions, age-related loading and maternity related claims.

Health services for visitors to Ireland
Entitlement to health services if you are visiting Ireland.
This document is in: Health system

Nursing Homes Support Scheme
People who move into registered nursing homes may receive financial support from the HSE under the Nursing Homes Support Scheme.
This document is in: Health services for older people