Free webinar: Healthcare in Belgium

The Belgian healthcare system is considered to be one of the best in Europe. From family doctors to specialist consults at the hospital and reimbursement for a gym membership; how does the Belgian healthcare system work and what do you as an international need to know?

During this webinar we'll cover the following topics:

  • overview of the Belgian healthcare system
  • the difference between mandatory healthcare, additional services and additional insurance
  • reimbursement of medical costs
  • what to do upon arrival in Leuven/Belgium
  • where to find a doctor, dentist, specialist,....
  • what to do when you get ill
  • Q&A


  • this webinar is free but registration is required
  • the webinar will be given in English
  • you can send in questions when registering or during the webinar
  • registered participants will receive a Zoom link 24h before the webinar (check your spam filter!)
  • the handout will be distributed afterwards so make sure your e-mail address is correct
  • register via our activity page on EventBrite (deadline 20 March 23:00)

General info

Monday 22 March 2021
14:00 - 15:30
International House Leuven