Health FAQ

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On average, an adult consultation will cost around £40, though this varies between surgeries and may increase depending on procedures required. 

During the Covid-19 pandemic prices have been reduced see gov.je website.

Health Cards allow you to get a subsidy when you visit your GP and to get subsidised free prescriptions. 

Cremation and funeral costs vary depending on funeral directors used and the type of funeral that is planned.  The average cost as at June 2020 is likely to be in excess £4000.

The Capacity Law assumes that those over the age of 16 have the capacity to make decisions. If they do not, then others may be assigned to make decisions, including medical ones, in their place. 

An advance decision to refuse treatment allows those over 16 years to record treatments they would not wish to have in the future.