Frequently asked questions - Health & care
16 questions and answers on Health & care
- General - Can I take out supplementary insurance?
- General - Do I have to pay the hospital or physician myself first?
- General - What do I do if I have immigrated recently to Bonaire?
- Care abroad - Can I receive care abroad as well with my healthcare insurance?
- Care abroad - I am going abroad. Do I need to take out supplementary insurance?
- Students - What happens if I need care while studying?
- Students - As a student, must I pay for my care abroad myself or does the ZVK pay for that?
- General practitioner services - Can I change general practitioners?
- Medical referrals - Is my companion entitled to take time off from work?
- Medical referrals - I would like to take a different companion with me. Can I still change this?
- Medical referrals - My physician says I must go on a medical referral What do I do now?
- Medical referrals - My attending physician says I need a follow-up appointment. Who arranges this?
- Medical referrals - I have returned from my medical referral. What do I do now?
- Medical referrals - My medical referral was longer/shorted than expected. Do I receive more/less daily reimbursement payments?
- General - For what can I visit the ZVK desk?
- Medical referrals - How much daily allowance am I entitled to?