medical

The Dutch healthcare system is among the very best in the world, with people having access to the most advanced treatments and preventative care, and if you live in Amsterdam it is handy to be informed about health insurance, how to find a doctor, dental care, medical emergencies, Amsterdam’s Public Health Service and more.

Everyday essentials

Whether you're moving to Amsterdam, newly arrived or an established citizen, here you can look up official information on day-to-day living, including...

Emergencies & helplines

Depending on the emergency, options include calling the central emergency number 112, taking the victim to the A&E department or a nearby hospital, or...

Parent and Child Teams

When it comes to raising a family in Amsterdam, the city’s Parent and Child Teams are an essential source of advice and guidance. There are more...

Dutch Healthcare System FAQ

Dutch healthcare is among the very best in the world, with people having access to the most advanced treatments and preventative care. Below is a list...

Hospitals in Amsterdam

Locate your nearest hospital and read about the different types services they provide. Hospitals in the Netherlands typically fall into one of three c...