Riga Maternity Hospital (Rīgas Dzemdību nams) provides state-funded pregnancy care. You can get also maternity care and pregnancy care with the selected specialist as an individual payable service.
Pregnant women are entitled to state-funded:
The first state-funded visit to your doctor or midwife has to be planned until the 12th week of pregnancy.
The healthcare specialist will evaluate your overall health and will conduct a gynaecological examination. You will be asked series of questions regarding your medical history, your partner, social and work environment. Together you will discuss the further steps regarding your pregnancy.
Consultations and necessary examinations regarding pregnancy, midwifery and postpartum period are free of charge to
*European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) is a joint document for all European Union, European Economic Area countries and Switzerland Confederation that confirms the rights of citizens to receive state-funded emergency and necessary healthcare services to the same extent that it has secured the country's population.
**The person gains the rights to receive healthcare services under the compulsory national health insurance, starting from the day when the person is included in the database of recipients of healthcare services maintained by The National Health Service. The National Health Service includes the information in the database of recipients of healthcare services within five days of its receipt.
In case of uncertainty or additional questions, please, contact The National Health Service by calling the toll-free number 800001234.
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