Healthcare

Healthcare

Even though it is hard to qualify healthcare, Dutch healthcare is rated very well in Europe. This page offers some important basic information on the Dutch healthcare system: when do you a visit a doctor, how do you find one, what happens if you are unable to come to work, etc.


Health insurance

Having a proper health insurance in The Netherlands is not only strongly recommended, but in some cases even mandatory. All residents that are employed in the Netherlands are obliged to take out Dutch public healthcare insurance within 4 months after arrival.