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Rights and regulations

Rights

Patient rights and obligations are set out in the Wet op de geneeskundige behandelingsovereenkomst ("Medical Treatment Contracts Act" or WGBO). All hospitals and healthcare providers are...

Duties

We expect you to provide clear, comprehensive information on your health and to cooperate with medical and nursing treatment – to the extent permitted by your health of course.

Use of residual material

For the purposes of patient examinations and treatment, it is occasionally necessary to take blood or tissue samples (for example). It is often the case that some of this material is left...

Privacy (EN)

The healthcare providers directly involved in your treatment have access to the data in your file that is necessary for the performance of their duties. These healthcare providers are...