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 personal excess for insured parties under the age of 18.

Who can you go to?

The Princess Máxima Centre for Paediatric Oncology can provide this type of care. 

Please note:

The information on this page is a brief outline of the reimbursements. No rights can be derived from this page. You can only derive rights from our insurance conditions 2024.

Your health insurance

In My HollandZorg you will find all information about your health insurance policy. 

Maximum rates for a non-contracted care provider

Have you chosen a healthcare provider with whom we have no contract? Then, we will reimburse according to our maximum rates for 2024. If the rate invoiced by the non-contracted care provider is higher than our maximum rates, you will have to pay the difference yourself. You will be able to find contracted care providers with our Care finder.

Reimbursements, conditions and regulations 2023