Netherlands information network of primary care
Landelijk Informatienetwerk Huisartsen (LINH)
Health and Performance
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Department of Health and Health Care
Henri Faasdreef 312
2492 JP Den Haag
Phone: Infoservice: 003188 570 70 70
Timeliness, transparencyData is collected annually.
Data regarding diagnoses was first collected between 2002 and 2010; data regarding contacts was first collected between 2006 and 2010. The sample size used was 84 practices and around 350,000 individuals. For both cases, data collection is ongoing and is scheduled to continue at some point in the future (data collected in 2011 should be released in May/June 2013).
Patients of GP-practices. (nearly whole population)
No age restrictions
Representative for patients of GP-practices.
Detailed study of:
General Practitioner (GP) visits, frequency, diagnosis, prescriptions, referrals.
- The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
- Frank P. Pijpers
- (see Partners)