Oncological examination in children

Insured parties up to the age of 18 are entitled to reimbursement of the costs of diagnostics, coordination and registration of bodily material sent in.


Referral required for oncological examination in children

An oncological examination in children requires a referral from a general practitioner, a medical specialist, clinical technologist or a doctor for the mentally disabled.

Reimbursement oncological examination in children

By virtue of the public healthcare insurance, you are entitled to a reimbursement of the costs for oncological examinations in children:

Public Healthcare Insurance  Reimbursement 
HollandZorg public healthcare insurance  100% in the case of contracted care

Maximum rates non-contracted care provider

If you are planning on going to a care provider with whom we have not concluded an agreement for an oncological examination for your child, we will apply a maximum reimbursement. In that case, the rates of the rate list for non-contracted care (PDF) apply. If the rates of the non-contracted care provider are higher than our maximum rates, the difference will be for your expense.

No statutory personal contribution

There is no statutory personal contribution for research into cancer in children.


There is no compulsory or voluntary personal excess for insured parties under the age of 18.

Who can you go to?

Stichting Kinderoncologie Nederland (Skion) can provide this type of care. For more information, please call our Care Advice Line on +31(0)570 687 123. Our expert staff will be pleased to answer your questions.

Reimbursements 2021

Also view the Reimbursements 2021.


The information on this page is a brief outline of the reimbursement. You can only derive rights from our insurance conditions (PDF).

More information

Use our Care Guide to find a (contracted) care provider near you. For more information, contact customer services on +31(0)570 687 123. Our expert employees will be pleased to help you.