Tens machine

TENS stands for Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation. It is a device that sends small electric currents through your skin to reduce the pain. A TENS machine used during childbirth reduces pains before, during and after labour.


By virtue of our supplementary Top insurance, you are entitled to reimbursement of the hire of a TENS machine and accessories:
Health insurance  Reimbursement
Public health insurance none
Supplementary Insurance Reimbursement
Start none
Extra none
Plus none
Top 100%
No Risk I
No Risk II none

No statutory personal contribution

No statutory personal contribution applies for hiring a TENS machine.

No excess

Reimbursements under the supplementary insurances are not subject to an excess.

Who can you go to?

You can decide for yourself where you hire your TENS machine from.

Reimbursements 2022

Also view the Reimbursements 2022.


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

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.