Nationals of EU countries receive health care free of charge or at reduced rates in Lithuania, on producing a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). Urban hospitals in Lithuania generally meet international standards, and are of a particularly high standard in Vilnius. In the cities, most physicians speak English, although this isn’t the case in rural areas. Qualified pharmacists are found incities and most major towns. They not only provide medicines, but offer advice and often perform minor medical treatments.