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Presentation in Brussels of the Dutch bid for European Medicine Agency

Speech of Minister Edith Schippers, at the presentation of the Dutch bid for European Medicine Agency in Brussels on July...

Speech | 11-07-2017

Speech State Secretary Martin van Rijn at the EU Group of Governmental Experts on Dementia in Malta

Speech by State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport Martin van Rijn on dementia, at the EU Group of Governmental Experts on...

Speech | 17-05-2017

Speech State Secretary Martin van Rijn at the 'Fair Pricing Forum' in Amsterdam

Speech by State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport Martin van Rijn on innovation and affordable prices for medicines at...

Speech | 11-05-2017

Report by the Working Party Drug Shortages (in the Netherlands)

The working party on medicinal product shortages was established in late 2013. The Thyrax use case reinvigorated the working...

Report | 30-03-2017

As a tenant, do I need the owner’s permission if I want to install a stairlift or elevated toilet?

Are you getting financial assistance from the Social Support Act (WMO 2015) or Chronic Care Act (WLZ) for home adaptations like...

Question and answer

Letter of the government position on ‘completed life’

Letter of 12 October 2016 from the Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport and the Minister of Security and Justice to the House...

Letter | 12-10-2016

Report on the Regional Implementation Strategy (RIS) of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) in The Netherlands

This report contains two parts. Part I describes the national ageing situation with demographic, economic and social...

Report | 01-10-2016

I’m worried that an elderly person I know is being abused. What can I do?

Domestic elder abuse can be reported to the domestic violence advice and reporting centre Veilig Thuis. You may also contact...

Question and answer

What is elder abuse?

Elder abuse is not only physical or psychological. It also includes neglect, financial exploitation and sexual abuse.

Question and answer

What are the signs of elder abuse?

It is possible that an elderly person with bruising may have been abused. But elder abuse is not only physical or psychological...

Question and answer