The condition that the guest staying overnight must be a family member of the patient, no longer applies. The patient claims the accommodation costs for the guest.
From 2022, pregnancy courses will be reimbursed on an annual basis, instead of per pregnancy.
The condition that carer relief must last at least 3 consecutive days no longer applies. In 2022, carer relief can be claimed on a day-by-day basis. Carer relief will be reimbursed for the carer. Also, the carer will be reimbursed for a maximum of 7 hours for an external informal care broker. This is a one-off reimbursement.