Australia/Canada and New Zealand health exam
You have to undergo a health examination for a temporarily or permanent visa for Australia, Canada or New Zealand.
Please note :
There is a possibility that it will be necesarry for the client that he/she needs to undress till their underwear for the medical examination. There is a possibility to bring a chaperone to the appointment, should you wish.
For the women aged 40 years and over, there is a possibility that when indicated the doctor needs to examine the breast. Please keep this in mind when coming to the appointment.
For all three countries there are the folllowing rules and requirements:
Health examinations will be, after completion in the E-Medical system, directly send to the Immigration Service.
All examinations are done by Dr. Ritz or dr. Stoks at his office.
Appointments can be made daily, dial 020-6206809. You will be connected with an answering machine. Please give your name, date of birth, if the application is through E-health your TRN/HRI/HAP ID number or UME/UMI/UCi number or NZHR / NZER number, and your phonenumber where you can be reached. My assistant will call you back everyday between 12.00 en 16:30 in the afternoon for making an appointment and further instructions.
For the health examination we always need a urine sample from the age of 5 years, so please hold your utionr untill you are at the office to give the urine sample.
Identification is only valid through your passport or by authorisation of the Immigration office by an another ID.
Children less then 5 years old need to bring the growth book from the consultationburo (GG&GD).
Take with you existing specialist and/or other relevant medical reports for known medical conditions. These letters should be in english and must contain: diagnosis, treatment and results till now and the long term prognosis.
Depending on your type of visa Chest X-ray and/or blood sampling has to be done at the DC clinic on only 15 minutes walking distance! Adress: Tesselschadestraat 4, 1054ET Amsterdam.
Costs from 01-03-2015: The health examination is including 21% VAT 130,= euro for adults and for children less than 14 years old it is 65, euro.
Costs for chest X-ray and blood (standard) sampling in the hospital:
Chest X-ray 75,- euro, bloodsampling 15,- euro, HIV 30,- euro, Hep B and C 40,- euro and lues (canada) 10,-euro.