Structure of Primary Health Care in the Netherlands

  • C. A. de Geus
  • A. Hasman
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 29)


In this paper the structure of the Dutch Primary Health Care Services will be discussed. The Dutch Government stimulates new developments in this area to ameliorate the quality of care in the Health Care System as a whole and to lower expenditures.


General Practitioner Mental Health Care Private Patient Sickness Fund Primary Health Care Provider 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. de Geus
    • 1
  • A. Hasman
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Medical Informatics and StatisticsRijksuniversiteit LimburgMaastrichtThe Netherlands

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