The first service in the Netherlands started in Rotterdam in May 1947. See Part 1 – 1.9 Rotterdam.
For information on the two national hospital broadcasting associations in the Netherland, Zieken Omroepen Nederland (early 1960 to 1985) and Vereniging Huisomroepen Nederland, see Part 5 – The History of Hospital Broadcasting Associations.
At its peak over 170 hospital broadcasting services are believed to have existed in the Netherlands.
Walter van Gennip, secretary of Vereniging Huisomroepen Nederland, is preparing a write up covering the history of the hospital broadcasting services in the Netherlands.