Every person who lives or works in the Netherlands is legally obliged to take out standard health insurance to cover the cost of, for example, consulting a general practitioner, hospital treatment and prescription medication. You may also opt to take out additional insurance to cover costs not included in the standard package.
- Standard health insurance
- Compulsory standard health insurance
- Health insurance and residence permit
Basic health insurance to be expanded again in 2018
The basic health insurance package is to be expanded again in 2018. No treatments will be withdrawn from the package, but a...