Name of policy

The future of the AWBZ; a detailed explanation

Please briefly describe the policy

A vision on long-term care and social support, now and in the future. More specifically it describes the policy towards sub-issues as personal budgets, de role of care insurers, the care assessments and the innovation of the Dutch care sector as a whole.

Is this policy about:
  • Both health and social care
  • Does this policy cover:
  • Both
  • Please categorise the policy using the following descriptors
  • Policy or operational framework to define standards for the quality of care ?Framework for diagnosis and patient/family support (for example, covering the provision of services such as memory clinics)Policy on individual choice and control (autonomy) in care and treatment decision-making. Policy on payment for care. Policy or regulations relating to residential care or nursing home supportSupport for independent living and community based care Support for end of life careEducation programmes for healthcare professionals and carersHealthcare policy for primary care (local doctor) or other community healthcare provision (such as nurses, chiropodists, health visitors) in relation to neurodegenerative conditions
  • Relevant web link to policy document

    http://english.minvws.nl/en/kamerstukken/mawbz/2009/future-of-awbz.asp

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