Cyprus has an easily accessible healthcare system, in both the public and private sectors. EU citizens and people who are permanent residents in Cyprus are eligible for state healthcare, whilst non-EU citizens need private healthcare, the cost of which is relatively affordable. Cyprus has six public general hospitals, a modern oncology centre and more than 70 private hospitals and healthcare clinics.
Over the last few years, Cyprus has operated the General Health System (GHS) whichprovides a wide spectrum of health services to beneficiaries. For full details, please visit www.gesy.org.cy.
Spouses and children of third country nationals that are working for foreign companies, have the right to use GHS.