What does health care look like in the Netherlands, and what are the laws regarding health insurance? In this blog, we cover what the rules are, how to choose and apply for a health insurance and how to choose a general practitioner (huisarts).Read Health Insurance in the Netherlands
Sickness, stolen items, broken bones or windows, and fender benders. A few of the things in life we all so our best to avoid, however life never comes without these inconveniences and pain in our wallets or limbs. Thankfully though, there’s insurance.Read Types of Insurance in the Netherlands.
If you are already insured in the Netherlands, you may have gotten a reminder e-mail about the changes that the government is making when it comes to your health insurance. Each year, the Dutch government conducts a few changes in basic insurance which influences all insurers.Read Keep informed about Dutch insurance
The health insurance system in the Netherlands works slightly different from the social or health institutions of other European countries. The following paragraphs will explain everything you need to know about the eigen risico (literally “own risk”, or deductibles) that all Dutch medical insurance companies mention in their policy.Read Eigen Risico (“Own Risk”): the Dutch Health Insurance System
While working for Abroad Experience, if you do fall ill during your contract we would ask for you to follow these steps:Inform your Hirer (your Manager) before 10.00 on the day of illness and explain your current situation. Inform Abroad Experience as well on the day of your illness and that you have been in contact with your Manager. When you are back at work please also inform Abroad Experience of this so we can update our records. Read If you get ill