We update this website regularly. We work hard to make sure that all the information we provide here is as complete and up to date as possible. Still, you could come across old information on some of our pages. This is why you cannot claim any rights based on what you read here. Diakonessenhuis is not liable for your interpretation of the text on our website, or for any mistakes you might find.

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Information on this website

The information on our website supports communication between the patient, the patient’s relatives and the doctor who treats the patient. It can never replace the information your doctor gives you.

Links to other websites

Diakonessenhuis is not responsible for links to and from other websites. We are not liable for the content of these websites.


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