Access to secondary care is only free for overseas visitors considered 'ordinarily resident', with some exemptions. This section outlines what this means.
Regardless of eligibility for free secondary care, a clinical assessment must occur. Immediately necessary and urgent treatment must always be given.
Not everyone is entitled to free secondary care. This section outlines how to support access.
FGM is illegal in the UK. This fact sheet explains key points, and clinicians' obligations.
Information from Maternity Action on entitlement to free NHS maternity care