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Households with children suffer from benefit debt more frequently and for longer

Households with children and households with an annual income of between approximately €20,000 and €71,000 (i.e. between the ...

News item | 13-06-2019 | 15:30

Early application for long-term care does not increase likelihood of access

The likelihood of someone receiving care under the Long-Term Care Act (WLZ) is not affected by the municipality in which he or ...

News item | 06-06-2018 | 00:00

Quality of mental healthcare not reflected in contracts

Problems in the funding model for mental healthcare

News item | 26-01-2017 | 11:08

Care Agreements help restrain the growth in care expenditure

Agreements made by the Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport with medical specialists, general practitioner, insurers and other ...

News item | 06-12-2016 | 11:20

Regional differences in long-term health care use difficult to explain

Government’s planned saving of €500 million uncertain

News item | 09-06-2015 | 14:40

Health insurance package management less effective at controlling expenditure than envisaged

Systematic review of basic health insurance package provides opportunities for improvement

News item | 28-04-2015 | 14:51

Growth in care expenditure to increase again after 2015

In a letter to the House of Representatives of 5 November 2014, the Court of Audit makes a number of comments on the 2015 budget ...

News item | 05-11-2014 | 10:27

Web dossier on managing healthcare expenditure

Expenditure on healthcare is increasing faster than all other public expenditure incurred by the government.

News item | 13-05-2014 | 10:09

Ministries reduce uncertainty about the budget for the Youth Act and the Social Support Act

Still uncertainty about the timely transfer of €90 million to the municipalities for youth care

News item | 13-05-2014 | 10:07

Consequences of reforming long-term care for clients

Simulation to inform parliament’s debate of the reform of the Exceptional Medical Expenses Insurance scheme

News item | 22-04-2014 | 10:11

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