Laboratory tests

The OOM Studying in the Netherlands Insurance is a medical insurance for foreign young people who come to the Netherlands as a student, intern or au pair.

You will receive reimbursement for laboratory tests if:

  • a General Practitioner or specialist prescribes this test
  • the invoice comes from the hospital or laboratory

With the OOM Studying in the Netherlands Insurance you can opt for no excess or an excess of €150. If you incur costs which are covered by the insurance and you have opted for an excess of €150, you then pay for the first part of the costs yourself. 

You experience pain and bleeding during urination and go to the General Practitioner. They send your urine to a laboratory for testing. The costs are €295. If you have an excess of €150, you will receive a reimbursement of €145.

You can claim your medical expenses quickly and easily via My OOM.