Lithuania Travel Health Advice
The only real health risks associated with visiting Lithuania are for those intending to visit forested areas for lengthy periods, who are advised to take the necessary precautions against tick-borne encephalitis. Nevertheless, your doctor may advise that you are also vaccinated for hepatitis A and hepatitis B.
EU citizens are entitled to emergency medical treatment if they have a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) from their country of origin. Medical facilities are fair and there are plenty of doctors, but equipment and resources are lacking in some areas. There are a few private clinics of high standard. Doctors and hospitals usually expect immediate cash payment for services. Travel medical insurance is highly recommended.
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