If you are a EMJMD scholarship holder, you will be automatically covered by an insurance scheme over the entire period of your studies. The insurance cost is included in your programmes fees, and you do not have to pay extra. The cover includes a health and accident insurance coverage against risks related to accidents, death permanent invalidity, third party liability, theft loss and loss of documents. The insurance complies with the conditions set out in the specifications of the EACEA European Agency https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/sites/eacea-site/files/documents/2c_guidelines-for-insurance.pdf
In july the MIR coordination office will provide you with further information regarding your insurance provider.
If you are not a EMJMD scholarship holder you will have to choose and pay your own insurance provider.
Social security is obligatory for all students out of Europe and you have to register on the following site https://etudiant-etranger.ameli.fr/#/
Please note that when arriving to the university in order to validate your visa you will be obliged to pass a medical visit. The university has a medical service on campus (Building EVE entry 2). This visit will be organised during your induction period upon arrival at UTLN.
If you are European you should have your EU social security card which ensures you can be treated in any hospital in Europe.