News - Health care
16 news items on Health care
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 ...
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 ...
Quality of mental healthcare not reflected in contracts
Problems in the funding model for mental healthcare
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 ...
Regional differences in long-term health care use difficult to explain
Government’s planned saving of €500 million uncertain
Health insurance package management less effective at controlling expenditure than envisaged
Systematic review of basic health insurance package provides opportunities for improvement
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 ...
Web dossier on managing healthcare expenditure
Expenditure on healthcare is increasing faster than all other public expenditure incurred by the government.
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
Consequences of reforming long-term care for clients
Simulation to inform parliament’s debate of the reform of the Exceptional Medical Expenses Insurance scheme