Designated medical institution of independence support medical care (upbringing medical care, rebirth medical care)
Medical institutions which can receive upbringing medical care, rebirth medical care with medical institution in Saga are as follows.
※It is decided to make designated medical institution public based on person with a disability synthesis support law.
With independence support medical care (rebirth medical care)
It is medical care performed for the purpose of reducing obstacle of people with a physical disability 18 years or older, and recovering, and improving ability for everyday life, ability for occupation.
Target disease division
- Thing due to visual impairment
- Hearing, thing due to equilibrium function failure
- Thing due to sound function, language function or chewing function failure
- Thing by the limbs inconvenience
- Thing due to function failure of heart, kidney, the small intestine or liver
- Thing due to function failure due to human immunodeficiency virus of immunity
It is best thing that obstacle lasts long.
Target medical care
- It is treatment that certain curative effect can expect.
- Main example includes cataract surgery, transplantation of the cornea, joint operation, operation on the heart, heart transplant, artificial dialysis, renal transplantation, central venous feeding method for the small intestine dysfunction. ※There is medical care targeted for rebirth medical care depending on involved site.
About eligible people
It is person who possesses certificate of the physically disabled at 18 years or older and takes out medical insurance. (people under 18 become a target of upbringing medical care)
It is necessary to receive grant of certificate of the physically disabled in Handicapped Person's Welfare Law. 「About grant of certificate of the physically disabled」
About supply authorized procedure
You apply to the welfare department in charge of living municipalities and must receive authorization of supply.
Each municipalities welfare department in charge (click ← this) (98KB, PDF file)
- Procedures in new supply application are as follows.
Flowchart (click ← this) of new supply authorization (PDF file 10 kbytes)
- Main documents necessary for application are as follows, but please refer to each municipalities welfare department in charge as you are different in every living municipalities.
- Supply authorization application
- Statement of position of designated medical institution doctor
- Documents indicating participation relations of medical insurance
- Documents which the income situation of household can identify
As a general rule, self-pay of independence support medical care becomes "10% burden". (meal medical expenses or life medical expenses do not become a target of public expenditure.)
- There are burden reduction measures such as the burden upper limit being set according to income.
- On the other hand, in the case of constant income or more people, we do not become a target of public expenditure.
The amount of upper limit of burden depending on income is as follows.
Income division list (click this about the amount of ← burden upper limit) (20KB, PDF file)
Please inquire for system of independence support medical care (rebirth medical care) to Saga health welfare headquarters Disabled Persons Welfare Division (the following reference).
In addition, please refer to each municipalities welfare department in charge (20KB, PDF file) for consultation of concrete supply authorization.