News - Children’s healthcare - ZuidZorg JGZ


  • 8 September, 2020

    Corona: Appointments youth healthcare centre may be postponed due to safety measures

    Especially in this time of Corona, safety comes first at our youth healthcare centres. We are therefore obliged to test our youth healthcare doctors, youth healthcare nurses and team assistants when they experience only very mild signs of a possible corona infection, to ensure your and your child’s safety. Until we have the results of […]

  • 2 June, 2020

    Corona: postponed hearing tests carried out before 4 August

    Did your child miss his or her hearing test between 23 March and 4 May? No need to worry, our screeners will carry out the hearing test no later than 4 August. Our screeners have to catch up the cancelled hearing tests of over 500 children, who could not get a test due to the […]

  • 1 June, 2020

    Corona: how we deal with the current situation

    Appointments walk-in hours and youth healthcare centre ZuidZorg JGZ has changed their working methods to prevent the Coronavirus from spreading. With these new working methods, we strife to minimise the risks for children during this Corona-period. The current RIVM-regulations offer room for more services to be carried out at our youth healthcare centres. We would […]

  • 27 May, 2020

    Corona virus: Achtse Barrier location reopens June 15

    We are happy to announce that our location at the Achtse Barrier reopens June 15. As of that date you can schedule your appointment at this location. End March we were approached by general practitioners at the Achtse Barrier with the request to temporarily make room for them at our youth healthcare centre, so that […]

  • 19 May, 2020

    ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare available by phone again

    Due to a technical failure, ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare was unavailable by phone yesterday (May 18). Unfortunately, it took a bit longer than we anticipated to solve the failure. However, this morning it was solved and now we are available by phone again. We look forward to speaking to you soon and apologise for any inconvenience.

  • 18 May, 2020

    ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare not available by phone

    ZuidZorg JGZ is not available by phone due to a technical failure.  This means that our telephone consultations are also currently not available.  Alternatively we offer you the chance to ask questions by email: . We expect that the technical failure is solved sometime this morning. We will inform you, as soon as it […]

  • 3 April, 2020

    Corona: hearing test for newborns temporarily cancelled as of March 24

    The government has decided to temporarily cancel the hearing test for newborns, out of security reasons. As of the 24th of March, all scheduled appointments are therefore cancelled. This temporary measure, meant to minimise Corona-contamination risks, is at least effective until 6 April. We are investigating with other parties how and when we can carry […]

  • 3 April, 2020

    Corona: Press conference Dutch Ministry of 6 April translated

    This week, Dutch Ministry announced that the current Corona measures remain effective until Tuesday 28 April. It remains important that all individuals abide by these measures. To support the large amount of internationals in The Netherlands, the TVcN (Dutch interpreter and translation centre) has translated the press conference in five of the most common foreign […]

  • 23 March, 2020

    Corona: Youth healthcare centre Bergeijk temporarily closed as of 24 March

    Following our closure of the youth healthcare centre in the Achtse Barrier in Eindhoven, we also close our location in Bergeijk. Local general practitioners expect to house an increase in (Corona-)patients in the same building as our youth healthcare centre. For that reason we consider our location no longer suited for parents and children. That […]

  • 23 March, 2020

    Corona: Youth healthcare centre Achtse Barrier temporarily closed as of 24 March

    Last week we were approached by general practitioners at the Achtse Barrier with the request to temporarily make room for them at our youth healthcare centre, so that we can offer them enough room to handle the enormous (expected) increase in (Corona-)patients. Needless to say that we support this request and that is why we […]

  • 16 March, 2020

    Corona: infographic available

    Pharos developed an infographic about the new Corona virus (Covid-19) in close collaboration with This infographic answers and illustrates the most important and basic questions about the Corona virus in a very comprehensible fashion. Pharos will update the information frequently and publish it on and The information will soon also be translated […]

  • 12 March, 2020

    Corona: what about the risks for children and babies?

    We can imagine your concerns about the risks of the Corona virus to young children and babies. At the moment children and babies who have contracted the virus have a bad cold and often do not suffer severe symptons. Children do not form a special risk group. That’s also the reason that child day care […]

  • 27 February, 2020

    ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare introduces CB4Internationals in Eindhoven

    ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare introduces CB4Internationals in Eindhoven. At CB4Internationals, located at Meerwater 27,  internationals from Eindhoven are welcome to receive a variety of youth healthcare services specifically aimed at international parents with children aged 0-4 years. Skilled English speaking medical staff take extra time for parents who are far away from their home country, to […]

  • 3 December, 2019

    Pediatricians: panic about vitamin D-drops for babies is not needed

    There have been recent alarming messages in the media of a possible dangerous use of a certain vitamin-D drops for babies. As a response pediatricians say now that panic about vitamin D drops for babies is not needed. Parents are worried about vitamin D drops for babies with the added substance propyl gallate (E310). The […]

  • 5 November, 2019

    ZuidZorg JGZ receives H4i Qualified Practice certificate

    ZuidZorg JGZ BV received the certificate H4i Qualified Practice November 4th, as our organisation meets the criteria set forward by Healthcare for Internationals for better meeting the needs and expectations of internationals. We are humble but proud! Photo caption: Thieu Smeets (right), Managing Director ZuidZorg Youth Healthcare and Monique Lier (middle), staff Nurse ZuidZorg Youth […]

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