Procedure for assigning the service provider code
Any doctor operating in Luxembourg must hold a permit to practice issued by the Ministry of Health.
In accordance with the legal texts that provide for compulsory registration, the CNS assigns a healthcare provider code.
As a result, the agreements concluded between the CNS and the "Association des médecins et médecins-dentistes" with its mandatory provisions apply to any doctor or dentist operating in Luxembourg.
Art. 4. Avant leur entrée en fonctions, les médecins (et médecins-dentistes) se font attribuer par la Caisse nationale de santé un code médecin (ou médecin-dentiste) individuel. (...)
Consequently, the entry into service of a doctor operating in Luxembourg is therefore subject to the assignment of a healthcare provider code by the CNS, as provided for in the aforementioned article of the agreements concerned.
Documents to be submitted to the CNS
- The Information sheet for doctors/dentists on settling in Luxembourg ("Fiche de renseignements sur l'établissement d'un médecin/médecin-dentiste au Luxembourg")
- A copy of the "permit to practice" or the "declaration of service provision" issued by the Ministry of Health
- A copy of an ID document
- A bank identity statement (RIB)
In order to receive a healthcare provider code, the doctor has to submit a full application including the completed form "Information sheet on settling in Luxembourg" and the supporting documents specified to the following address:
Caisse nationale de santé (CNS)