NEN 7510 information security in healthcare

A NEN 7510 certification is mandatory for healthcare institutions. In addition, an organization is certified in order to prove itself to its stakeholders and to distinguish itself from the market.

The Dutch Data Protection Authority expects all healthcare institutions to work in accordance with NEN 7510. Legislation has been added since January 1, 2018, which clearly refers to the NEN 7510. In addition to the Personal Data Authority, the Health and Youth Care Inspectorate (IGJ) has been sent to implement this legislation. to enforce.

Inspection by IGJ at healthcare institutions

Since 2018, the Health and Youth Care Inspectorate (IGJ) has been carrying out inspection visits to healthcare providers.

Care organizations must comply with NEN 7510, NEN 7512 and NEN 7513 from 1 January 2018 on the basis of the Decree on electronic data processing by healthcare providers. The NEN 7512 and NEN 7513 are additions to the requirements of the NEN 7510 standard with regard to data exchange in healthcare and logging of actions in electronic patient files.


NEN 7510 – Information security in healthcare

NEN 7510 is the standard for information security in healthcare. A NEN 7510 management system protects the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information. In addition, it gives stakeholders the confidence that risks are adequately managed.

Obtain the NEN 7510 certificate

You want to obtain the NEN 7510 certificate to further professionalize your organization and to meet customer requirements. However, you are not waiting for unnecessary bureaucracy and costs. That’s why healthcare institutions  choose iWeb.

NEN 7510 Quick Scan

To obtain the NEN 7510 certificate you have to meet a lot of requirements. We guide you from A to Z and tell you what to do and how per subject. When you request a non-binding quick scan, we will tell you on the basis of your business processes on which points you need to improve.

Cost of NEN 7510 certificate?

We make a project proposal based on your preferences. Within this proposal you can see exactly how many hours we will spend per subject. This way you know in advance exactly what it will cost. We complete all our projects within the agreed hours and lead time.

iWeb as your partner in certifications

We ensure that the improvement process really revolves around your organization and not about a NEN standard. We do this by paying attention to your organization, by speaking to colleagues, by examining work processes and by sparring about opportunities for improvement. We will then implement the improvements that add value to your organization in a natural way and with the support of all those involved.

You can rest assured that the healthcare institution will comply with NEN 7510 at the end of the process.

Our advisors have extensive experience with everything that is involved in a certification process.