November 1 results

Will the EU crossborder healthcare Directive be beneficial for medical tourism in Portugal?

Opinion was divided when we asked readers last week if they thought the EU crossborder healthcare Directive would be advantageous for medical tourism in Portugal – 50% said it would be while the other half disagreed.

The Portugal Resident runs an online poll every week – go to and you will find the current question on the right hand side of the page.

Voting runs from each Thursday for a week.

Your vote will be registered as soon as you click and you will see in an instant how your vote has affected the poll. This week’s question is:

Has Paulo Portas’ late-show at a meeting in Macau hindered relations between Portugal and China?