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List of documents you will need to see a doctor
To see a doctor in Germany, you should take the following documents with you to ensure that your visit can take place without difficulty:
Treatment voucher (issued by local authority, usually social welfare office (Sozialamt);
- Insurance card
- Questionnaire (print this out and fill it in ahead of time, for example using Toolbox in Ukrainian)
- Document from a general practitioner referring you to a specialist
- Vaccination certificate, record of x-rays taken, test results (for example, x-ray films, blood test results)
- List of medications (to identify any pre-existing health conditions)

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