The arrival and spread of the coronavirus in the Netherlands has major consequences for everyone. We can imagine that you have questions. This page contains frequently asked questions and answers about the coronavirus and your health insurance.

COVID-19 and your coverage

  • Does my health insurance cover the costs for testing and/or treatment of COVID-19?  

  • Does my health insurance cover the costs of face masks?

  • Does my health insurance cover physiotherapy for COVID-19 patients?  

  • I urgently need care. Can I go to a hospital or GP?

COVID-19, your premium and claims

  • I receive less or no care at all due to COVID-19. Will my premium be adjusted?

  • Will it take longer for my claims to be paid?

  • I am afraid that I will not be able to pay my premium. What can I do?  

  • My dentist charges € 4,26 extra for my appointment. Is that allowed?  

COVID-19 abroad

  • I am abroad and need to be treated for COVID-10. Does my insurance cover this?

  • Will emergency care be covered in case of a negative travel advice? 

  • How do I obtain an insurance declaration stating that I am insured, including for treatment of COVID-19?

Current information

For current information and answers regarding COVID-19, please visit the website of the Dutch government and RIVM

How we support healthcare

Healthcare organisations and care providers are doing everything in their power to ensure that everyone receives the necessary care on time. Menzis helps them by, among other things, providing financial support. In order to make sure that good and accessible care will be available for everyone, now and in the future.  


SamenGezond (in Dutch only) helps people across the country through this difficult and stressful time with tips and advice to stay as healthy as possible.