health

  1. Tenpin

    News Average Turk lives 58 out of 80 years life in good health

    Average Turk lives 58 out of 80 years life in good health https://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/average-turk-lives-58-out-of-80-years-life-in-good-health-expert-174589 Extract: The average lifespan of a Turkish citizen has risen to 80, with one living a healthy life until 58 and then struggling...
  2. Tenpin

    News Turkish health care staff fined some $12 mln in lawsuits

    Turkish health care staff fined some $12 mln in lawsuits https://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/turkish-health-care-staff-fined-some-12-mln-in-lawsuits-172459 Extract: Nearly 6,000 lawsuits have been filed against health care workers between 2012 and 2022, resulting in fines to the tune of a...
  3. A

    Cost of Private Hospital?

    Hello everyone, Sorry for the long post but I have several questions. I don’t know much about how stuff works in Turkey, only been there a handful of times, so hoping to get some clarification from other sources. My girlfriend who lives in Turkey was recently diagnosed with uterine cancer...
  4. Tenpin

    Info Healthcare In Turkey - Prescriptions And Duty Pharmacies

    Courtesy of Doc Martin © Doc Martin 2017 Disclaimer: The information here is provided as a general guide. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, information given here from the Turkish Government, DGMM, GOC, British Consulate & other official...
  5. Tenpin

    Info Healthcare In Turkey - Booking Online for a Doctors appointment at a DEVLET Hospital

    Courtesy of Doc Martin © Doc Martin 2017 Disclaimer: The information here is provided as a general guide. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, information given here from the Turkish Government, DGMM, GOC, British Consulate & other official...
  6. Tenpin

    Info Healthcare In Turkey - SGK General Information

    Courtesy of Doc Martin © Doc Martin 2017 Disclaimer: The information here is provided as a general guide. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, information given here from the Turkish Government, DGMM, GOC, British Consulate & other official...
  7. Tenpin

    Info Healthcare In Turkey - Types of Healthcare

    Courtesy of Doc Martin © Doc Martin 2017 Disclaimer: The information here is provided as a general guide. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, information given here from the Turkish Government, DGMM, GOC, British Consulate & other official...
  8. Tenpin

    Info Healthcare In Turkey - Register With A Family Doctor

    Courtesy of Doc Martin © Doc Martin 2017 Disclaimer: The information here is provided as a general guide. Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information is up to date and accurate, information given here from the Turkish Government, DGMM, GOC, British Consulate & other official...
  9. W

    Private Health Insurance - Residence Permit

    I know this has been dealt with before, but as things are changing with Covid-19 etc I would appreciate some advice for private health insurance for a 12 or 24 months residence permit. Is there a company in Turkey that will give unlimited cover to expats even for people with pre- existing...
  10. F

    Health Insurance

    I'm sure this question has been asked and answered before but things change rapidly in Turkey so I ask it again and w'd be grateful for any guidance. We are in our 60s and recently bought a place in Fethiye. Only time w'd prove whether this was a good or horrible decision. So far, so good(ish)...
  11. immac

    Health Food Shop (Fethiye Area)?

    Is there a health food shop in or around Fethiye? Google just throws back shops that say they sell healthy food. Chemists seem to sell a small range of tablets or drinks, but a bit hit and miss, with generally small stock/choice. I can buy on-line, but I would like to browse. In particular, I...
  12. N

    Health Advice

    Hi im pretty sure that i have developed a kidney infection. The left side of my lower back is very sore and makes it hard to breathe and move around. Ive had one about 30 years ago. We are in a Turkish area on holiday and ive no idea where the doctors are. The infections are usually treated...
  13. S

    Health ins over 65

    Just a quicky- Is Private health insurance available in Turkey for over 65s Cheers
  14. J

    Health Insurance

    Hi All , Not sure if I am in the right forum but I am planning my move for later this year and basically I was diagnosed with cancer in 2013 but quick op chemo and rads problem solved, I know somewhere along the line I'll have to declare this but to me its not a Pre-existing condition, Anyone...
  15. H

    Health Insurance

    Hi can anybody advise me the best health insurance for my wife and I, we are both 65yrs plus so SGK is out, companies and costs please? TIA
  16. S

    Who health insurance

    Hi, Please can anyone tell me how much is health insurance for a couple ,as my wife and I are thinking of moving to kusadasi in the next year or so,appreciate any help, thank you so much.
  17. G

    Health cover

    Coming out to Turkey for at least 3 months maybe more i've been looking at health insurance and will trying to get residency visa as married to a Turk.For this trip thinking about backpacker as it seems more flexible in length and extending but how do you all get by any tips or companies other...
  18. Kingfisher

    Health problems at Bayram

    Hürriyet reporter Aziz Özen, who was following Erdoğan, said he saw the president collapse at 6 a.m. before the start of the prayers. “Bodyguards quickly ran to the scene, and then the doctors came,” said Özen. Erdoğan says he is well after suffering health problem during Eid prayers...
  19. H

    Health insurance

    I am hoping to move over permanently in the next 12 months and wanted some advice on health insurance. I understand that I can't apply for SGK until I have been resident for at least a year so will need private insurance for at least the first year. Any recommendations on cost companies etc.Also...
  20. S

    Short Term Health Insurance

    Can anyone advise me as to whether it is possible for a UK resident on holiday over in Turkey to get short term health insurance from a Turkish company whilst in Turkey. Due to an absolute screw up , I have found out today that my Nationwide Flexplus Travel Insurance only covers me for 31 days...
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