Foreign physicians without EU citizenship
If a foreign physician plans to perform medical services in the Republic of Slovenia, such an arrangement is subject to the provisions of Articles 5, 10, 33 and 35 of The Medical Practitioners Act (hereinafter referred to as ZZdrS) stipulating that physicians may provide independent medical services in line with their professional qualifications if they meet the conditions set by law. A physician may perform independent medical services, if they, in addition to the conditions laid down by labour law and other regulations, also meet the profession-specific requirements laid out in ZZdrS. A physician shall:
- posses the appropriate education and training,
- be entered into the physician registry,
- possess a permit to independently perform medical services in a specialist field (hereinafter referred to as the license).