Why register with the Dutch Healthcare Professionals (BIG) Register?

Being listed in the Dutch Healthcare Professionals (BIG) register means that:

  • You may use the legally protected title(s) belonging to your profession.

  • You may practise your profession independently.

  • Doctors, dentists and midwives may carry out certain reserved procedures independently.

  • You are subject to the disciplinary rules of the relevant profession. al association

  • You can begin specialist training in your professional field.

The BIG register lists the following healthcare professionals who want to work in the Dutch healthcare sector: pharmacists, doctors, physiotherapists, health psychologists, psychotherapists, dentists, midwives and nurses can all be registered


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Search using name or BIG-number (Only available in Dutch).

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