Basic set extended with darmbehandeling
The basic package of the health insurance is from October 1, expanded with a treatment of a severe chronic intestinal obstruction.
It comes to ‘sacred neuromodulatie’. In an under the skin device, electrical pulses are generated that stimulate the nerves.
Sacral neuromodulatie is reimbursed for patients who no longer respond to the usual treatments.
The treatment is tentative, conditional in the basic package included, for a period of four years and nine months, was minister Edith Schippers (Health) Saturday, know. It is then reviewed whether the treatment works and finally in the package comes.