CAK • Netherlands


Insured risk(s)/benefits

Sickness benefits in kind - maternity benefits in kind

European Affairs : -

 Prinses Beatrixlaan 7, 2595 AK Den Haag, The Netherlands
 +31 88 711 5551

European Social and Health Policy focus

  1. Regulations 883/2004 and 987/2009
  2. Brexit
  3. Labour Mobility Package
  4. Directive 2011/24/EU on the application of patient's rights in cross-border healthcare

Aim, structure and tasks of the organization

    The CAK is a public organisation which carries out the following tasks: - the financing of healthcare providers who provide long-term care under the Long Term Care Act - the calculation and collection of personal benefits of insured persons residing in long-term care institutions and persons who receive support under the Social Support Act - the collection of contribution imposed on people who take out health insurance and fail to pay for their insurance premium - imposing fines on unisured persons without health insurance - ensuring healthcare coverage for persons living abroad and who are not insured under the international/EU coordination regulations – international liaison office for benefits in kind. - reimbursing care providers for costs of medical care to foreigners without a residence permit in the Netherlands - implementing the National Contact Point for cross-brder healthcare

Membership Info

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