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Peritoneal dialysis

Feb 2024

Updated Convention for reimbursement of kidney dialysis in Belgium

In Belgium, kidney dialysis is reimbursed under a specific agreement (Convention) between the National Institute for Health and Disability Insurance (INAMI-RIZIV) and chronic kidney failure centers starting in 2018. The current update of the Convention came into force on January 1, 2024, and is valid until December 31, 2026. Four new Pseudo-nomenclature codes for informing and training patients were added.
Aug 2019

MTRC has released European reimbursement report for peritoneal dialysis in chronic renal failure in 11 EU countries

The report presents a summary of the reimbursement situation for peritoneal dialysis in chronic renal failure in Europe. The analysis covers adult patients only. The haemodialysis procedure are considered in the end-stage chronic renal failure. The only reimbursement within public / statutory health insurance systems is considered. The analysis covers procedure coding, payment mechanism, reimbursement tariffs and policy restrictions in 11 EU countries including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland. It is also possible to add analysis in the Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Romania, Russia and Turkey.