Slovakia Health Care and Vaccinations
Free or reduced-cost treatment is available to European visitors - in most cases on production of a valid European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). More information can be obtained from the Slovak Ministry of Health (www.health.gov.sk).
Food and Drink
Milk is pasteurised and dairy products are safe for consumption. Tap water is generally regarded as safe to drink.
Vaccinations for tuberculosis, hepatitis B and tick-borne encephalitis and Lyme disease are sometimes recommended.