Medical services and seamen’s welfare

A number of healthcare institutions in the Amsterdam region are specialised in international shipping. These institutions offer first aid, medical examinations and mental healthcare.

Medische dienstverlening

Emergencies

  • National emergency number: 112 (free)
  • The Dutch Coast Guard
    Telephone: 0900 01 11 (local rates) or VHF channel 16
     

Hospitals

  • In the port of IJmuiden
    Rode Kruis Ziekenhuis
    Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk
    Telephone: +31 251 265 555
    www.rkz.nl
     
  • In the port of Amsterdam
    OLVG, locatie west
    Jan Tooropstraat 164, 1061 AE Amsterdam
    Telephone: +312 0510 8911
    https://www.olvg.nl

Authorized medical examiners

  • Medical examinations for seafarers:
    Medical Centre for Seamen
    Kalkmarkt 8, 1011 BD Amsterdam
    Telephone: +312 0625 2707
    www.havenarts.nl
     
  • Inland shipping medical examinations:
    Doc @ Work
    De Ruijterkade 7, 1013 AA Amsterdam
    Telephone: +316 2833 8234
     

General Practitioner / GP

  • IJmuiden:
    Huisartsenpost (Out-of-hours GP service)
    Vondellaan 13, 1942 LE Beverwijk
    Telephone: +31 251 265 265
     
  • Amsterdam:
    Havenarts (Medical Centre for Seamen Amsterdam)
    Kalkmarkt 8, 1011 BD Amsterdam.
    Telephone: +312 0625 2707
    www.havenarts.nl
     

Out-of-hours GP service

Personalized medical care

Dentist

  • Tandartsspoedpraktijk (Emergency Dentistry)
    Oosterpark 9, 1091 AC Amsterdam
    Telephone: 0900 86 02 of 020 74 01 221
    www.tandartsspoedpraktijk.nl

Pharmacy

  • Amsterdam Central Pharmacy
    De Ruijterkade 24-a, 1012 AA Amsterdam
    Telefoon: 020-2357822
    West side of Amsterdam Central station, across of the Wagamama and next to the Sanifair toilets.
    https://www.amsterdamcentralpharmacy.nl

Seamen's Centre

Seafarer's Church