6711 MA Ede
Welcome to our website. This is a modern general practice with three doctors, nurse practitioner and three doctors’ assistants.
The practice is open every working day from 8.00am to 5.00pm. Patients are seen by appointment. You can contact us via tel: 0318-615212 or via our link on the website (contact formulier) or via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please do not use the contact formulier or e-mail to ask for medical advice.
In an emergency, such as a life threatening situation, you can call the general telephone number and then press 1 (during working hours)or dial 112 (ambulance).
The Huisartsenpost Gelderse Vallei is available in the evening, holidays and weekends for emergencies but be aware of the costs (http://www.huisartsenpost-degeldersevallei.nl/wat-zijn-de-tarieven )
If you have a foreign medical insurance or registered by another practice elsewhere outside Ede, then you are liable for the costs. You are expected to pay in cash for which you shall receive an official invoice. You can send this to your insurance company for re-imbursement.
Consultation: € 27.65 / Telephone consultation: € 14,00
If you have proof of registration with an insurance company within the Netherlands and hold a Burger Service Nummer (BSN), then you are entitled to register at our practice as a permanent/long term patient. Then the billing would be sent directly to the insurance company.
Doctors Assistant tasks
In The Netherlands, the doctors’ assistant is responsible for clinical and non-clinical tasks for which they are trained and supervised by the General Practitioner.
- Making appointments
- Answering the Telephone, clerical tasks
- Repeat Prescriptions
- Laboratory results
- Measuring blood pressure
- Treating warts (1st Wednesday of the month between 13.30-14.30 uur)
- Treating wounds
- Removing ear wax
- Removing stitches
- Testing the urine for urinary tract infections
- Glucose control, testing for anaemia (low blood count)
- Cervical smears
Nurse Practitioner tasks
- Help with stopping smoking
- Diabetes care
- Asthma and COPD
- Lung function test
- Care for the elderly
- Cardio Vascular Risk Management
- 24hrs blood pressure measurements
- Minor surgery
- Joint injections
- Family planning and contraception advice, including coil fittings