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This paper outlines the possibility of adjournment of health care costs refund in the light of the cross-border health care directive. The main purpose of this paper is to determine whether cross-border health care Directive has been correctly implemented in the national law. The Directive permits adjournment of refund of cross-border health care costs. It seems that the Directive is not properly implemented into the polish law. The controversy surrounds the act of tying reimbursements to a strict budget in the National Health Fund.