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| איסור = <!-- דוגמה: אסור לעשות -->
 
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| חשוב = There are also other organizations that help with the [[Assistance Purchasing and Borrowing Wigs for Cancer Patients|purchase and lending of wigs]]
 
| חשוב = There are also other organizations that help with the [[Assistance Purchasing and Borrowing Wigs for Cancer Patients|purchase and lending of wigs]]
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| ממשל  = For more information see [http://call.gov.il/infocenter/index?page=content&id=EL7176&cat=SSERIOUS_DISEASES&actp=LIST "Kol Habriut"]
 
| פיצוי =  
 
| פיצוי =  
 
| שאלה  = <!-- דוגמה: שאלה -->
 
| שאלה  = <!-- דוגמה: שאלה -->
| ממשל = <!-- קישור לגורם ממשל אחראי -->
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{{תקציר/סיום}}
 
{{תקציר/סיום}}
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* '''For "Clalit Mushlam" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of up to 85% of the cost and no more than 1331 NIS. Eligibility once per year. The wig must be bought privately .  
 
* '''For "Clalit Mushlam" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of up to 85% of the cost and no more than 1331 NIS. Eligibility once per year. The wig must be bought privately .  
 
* The patient must present medical approval, a form from the health plan, and a tax invoice/receipt in the patient's name.
 
* The patient must present medical approval, a form from the health plan, and a tax invoice/receipt in the patient's name.
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* For further information see the [http://www.clalit.co.il/he/info/clalit4you/Pages/rights_of_cancer_patients.aspx Clalit Health Services Website]
  
 
==Maccabi Health Services==
 
==Maccabi Health Services==
* '''For "Magen Kesef"  policy holders''' - Reimbursement up to 33% of the cost and no more than 533 NIS once per year.
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* '''For "Magen Kesef"  policy holders''' - Reimbursement up to 33% of the cost and no more than 567 NIS once per year.
* '''For  "Magen Zahav" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of up to 83% of the cost up to a maximum of 1340 NIS once per year.
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* '''For  "Magen Zahav" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of up to 83% of the cost and no more than 1,426 NIS once per year.
 
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* For further information see the [http://www.maccabi4u.co.il/9865-he/Maccabi.aspx Maccabi Health Services Website]
 
==Leumit Health Plan==
 
==Leumit Health Plan==
 
* Reimbursement of 33% of the cost up to a maximum of 233 NIS.
 
* Reimbursement of 33% of the cost up to a maximum of 233 NIS.
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==Meuhedet Health Plan==
 
==Meuhedet Health Plan==
 
* '''For "Adif" and "Si" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of 50% of the cost and no more than 1442 NIS.  
 
* '''For "Adif" and "Si" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of 50% of the cost and no more than 1442 NIS.  
* Meuhedet works with a company that provides hair solutions. You may find [https://www.meuhedet.co.il/meuhedet/views/engine?idorItemId=topMenu&templateName=menu.txt&templateKey=&mainView=article&mainId=1287055530953 wig samples included in the agreement and the patient's deductible on the website].
 
 
* You need a payment voucher (hitchayvut) from the treating medical facility before claiming this benefit.
 
* You need a payment voucher (hitchayvut) from the treating medical facility before claiming this benefit.
 
* The patient must pay the deductible directly to the supplier.  No reimbursement will be given beyond the sum of the payment voucher.
 
* The patient must pay the deductible directly to the supplier.  No reimbursement will be given beyond the sum of the payment voucher.
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* Hospital social workers can help with the process, especially for those having financial difficulties.
 
* Hospital social workers can help with the process, especially for those having financial difficulties.
 
<!--== Court Rulings ==--> <!--פסקי דין-->
 
<!--== Court Rulings ==--> <!--פסקי דין-->
== Aid organizations == <!--ארגוני סיוע-->
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<!--== Aid organizations == <!--ארגוני סיוע-->
* [[:he:האגודה למלחמה בסרטן|The Israel Cancer Association]]
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* [[:he:האגודה למלחמה בסרטן|The Israel Cancer Association]]-->
 
<!--== Government agencies ==--> <!--גורמי ממשל--><!--== Laws & Regulations ==--> <!--חקיקה ונהלים--><!--== Additional publications ==--> <!--הרחבות ופרסומים-->
 
<!--== Government agencies ==--> <!--גורמי ממשל--><!--== Laws & Regulations ==--> <!--חקיקה ונהלים--><!--== Additional publications ==--> <!--הרחבות ופרסומים-->
 
== Sources == <!--מקורות-->
 
== Sources == <!--מקורות-->
* [http://www.clalit.co.il/he-il Clalit Health Services]
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<!--* [http://www.clalit.co.il/he-il Clalit Health Services]
 
* [http://www.maccabi4u.co.il/14-he/Maccabi.aspx Maccabi Health Services]
 
* [http://www.maccabi4u.co.il/14-he/Maccabi.aspx Maccabi Health Services]
 
* [http://www.leumit.co.il/ Leumit Health Plan]
 
* [http://www.leumit.co.il/ Leumit Health Plan]
* [https://www.meuhedet.co.il/meuhedet/views/index.jsp Meuhedet Health Plan]
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* [https://www.meuhedet.co.il/meuhedet/views/index.jsp Meuhedet Health Plan]-->
 
* Original translation performed by [[The Shira Pransky Project]] as part of a grant from [http://www.ifcj.org The Fellowship Fund].
 
* Original translation performed by [[The Shira Pransky Project]] as part of a grant from [http://www.ifcj.org The Fellowship Fund].
  

Revision as of 23:51, 23 September 2017

Introduction:

Health Plans help pay for wigs for cancer patients
There are also other organizations that help with the purchase and lending of wigs
For more information see "Kol Habriut"
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  • Health plans provide financial assistance for purchasing wigs for oncology patients whose hair has fallen out as the result of their treatments.
  • In order to receive a reimbursement for the purchase of a wig, you must keep the receipt and present relevant medical documentation from the treating oncological facility.
  • The maximum reimbursement is updated periodically and varies between health plans and types of insurance:

Clalit Health Services

  • For regular insurance policy holders - Reimbursement of 33% of the actual cost, and no more than the plan's defined maximum payment. Eligibility once per year and a tax invoice/receipt in the patient's name must be presented.
  • For "Clalit Mushlam" policy holders - Reimbursement of up to 85% of the cost and no more than 1331 NIS. Eligibility once per year. The wig must be bought privately .
  • The patient must present medical approval, a form from the health plan, and a tax invoice/receipt in the patient's name.
  • For further information see the Clalit Health Services Website

Maccabi Health Services

  • For "Magen Kesef" policy holders - Reimbursement up to 33% of the cost and no more than 567 NIS once per year.
  • For "Magen Zahav" policy holders - Reimbursement of up to 83% of the cost and no more than 1,426 NIS once per year.
  • For further information see the Maccabi Health Services Website

Leumit Health Plan

  • Reimbursement of 33% of the cost up to a maximum of 233 NIS.
  • For “Leumit Kesef” policy holders - Reimbursement of 80% of the cost and no more than 301 NIS once per year.
  • For “Leumit Zahav” policy holders - Reimbursement of 80% of the cost and no more than 1148 NIS once per year.

Meuhedet Health Plan

  • For "Adif" and "Si" policy holders - Reimbursement of 50% of the cost and no more than 1442 NIS.
  • You need a payment voucher (hitchayvut) from the treating medical facility before claiming this benefit.
  • The patient must pay the deductible directly to the supplier. No reimbursement will be given beyond the sum of the payment voucher.
  • Patients who wish to purchase a wig from another supplier will be entitled to a reimbursement according to the terms of their additional health services plan (Shaban).

Please note

  • Some hospitals offer wig services, but you should check and compare prices with different suppliers, as with any purchase.
  • Hospital social workers can help with the process, especially for those having financial difficulties.
  • The Israel Cancer Association-->

Sources

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