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{{זכות/תחילת טור ימני}}
 
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{{דגשים  
 
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| מידע  = Health Plans help pay for wigs for cancer patients.  
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| מידע  = Health Plans help pay for wigs for cancer patients   
 
| איסור = <!-- דוגמה: אסור לעשות -->
 
| איסור = <!-- דוגמה: אסור לעשות -->
| חשוב = There are also other organizations that help with the [[:he:סיוע ברכישה והשאלת פאות לחולי סרטן|purchase and lending of wigs]].
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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]]
 
| פיצוי =  
 
| פיצוי =  
 
| שאלה  = <!-- דוגמה: שאלה -->
 
| שאלה  = <!-- דוגמה: שאלה -->
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<!-- כאן יש להכניס הסבר כללי לגבי הזכות. -->
 
<!-- כאן יש להכניס הסבר כללי לגבי הזכות. -->
 
{{זכות/סיום הקדמה}} <!-- תבנית זו דואגת לכך שהכותרת הבאה בתור תתחיל רק מתחת לתוכן העניינים -->
 
{{זכות/סיום הקדמה}} <!-- תבנית זו דואגת לכך שהכותרת הבאה בתור תתחיל רק מתחת לתוכן העניינים -->
*Health plans provide financial assistance for purchasing wigs for oncology patients whose hair has fallen out as the result of their treatments.
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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.
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* 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:
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* The maximum reimbursement is updated periodically and varies between health plans and types of insurance:
 
==Clalit Health Services==
 
==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.
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* '''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 .  
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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 .  
*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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* The patient must present medical approval, a form from the health plan, and a tax invoice/receipt in the patient's name.
  
 
==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 533 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 up to a maximum of 1340 NIS once per year.
  
 
==Leumit Health Plan==
 
==Leumit Health Plan==
*Reimbursement of 33% of the cost up to a maximum of 233 NIS.
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* 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.
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* '''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.
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* '''For “Leumit Zahav” policy holders''' - Reimbursement of 80% of the cost and no more than 1148 NIS once per year.
  
 
==Meuhedet Health Plan==
 
==Meuhedet Health Plan==
*'''For "Adif" and "Si" policy holders''' - Reimbursement of 50% of the cost and no more than 1442 NIS.  
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* '''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].
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* 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.
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* 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.
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* 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).
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* 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).
 
<!--== Who is eligible? ==--> <!--מי זכאי--><!--== How to claim it? ==--> <!--תהליך מימוש הזכות-->
 
<!--== Who is eligible? ==--> <!--מי זכאי--><!--== How to claim it? ==--> <!--תהליך מימוש הזכות-->
 
== Please note == <!--חשוב לדעת-->
 
== Please note == <!--חשוב לדעת-->
*Some hospitals offer wig services, but you should check and compare prices with different suppliers, as with any purchase.
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* 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.
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* Hospital social workers can help with the process, especially for those having financial difficulties.
 
<!--== Legal precedents ==--> <!--תקדימים משפטיים-->
 
<!--== Legal precedents ==--> <!--תקדימים משפטיים-->
 
== Aid organizations == <!--ארגוני סיוע-->
 
== 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 ==--> <!--חוקים ותקנות--><!--== Additional publications ==--> <!--הרחבות ופרסומים-->
 
<!--== Government agencies ==--> <!--גורמי ממשל--><!--== Laws & Regulations ==--> <!--חוקים ותקנות--><!--== 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]
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* [http://www.maccabi4u.co.il/14-he/Maccabi.aspx Maccabi Health Services]
*[http://www.leumit.co.il/ Leumit Health Plan]
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* [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].
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* Original translation performed by [[The Shira Pransky Project]] as part of a grant from [http://www.ifcj.org The Fellowship Fund].
  
 
==endarticle== <!--כותרת דמה עבור הטמעת כותרת. לא לגעת!-->
 
==endarticle== <!--כותרת דמה עבור הטמעת כותרת. לא לגעת!-->
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{{זכות/ראו גם  
 
{{זכות/ראו גם  
 
| [[Cancer Patients]]
 
| [[Cancer Patients]]
| [[:he:סיוע ברכישה והשאלת פאות לחולי סרטן|Assistance Purchasing and Borrowing Wigs for Cancer Patients]]
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| [[Assistance Purchasing and Borrowing Wigs for Cancer Patients]]
| [[:he:תכנית "להיראות טוב... להרגיש טוב יותר" לחולי סרטן|The "Look Good... Feel Better" Project]]
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| [[Look Good... Feel Better Project for Cancer Patients]]
| [[:he:כימותרפיה|Chemotherapy]]  
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| [[Chemotherapy]]  
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{זכות/חדשות  
 
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[[קטגוריה:זכויות]]
 
[[קטגוריה:זכויות]]
 
[[Category:Rights]]
 
[[Category:Rights]]
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[[he:השתתפות קופות החולים ברכישת פאות לחולי סרטן]]

Revision as of 12:34, 29 April 2013

Template:זכות/תחילת טור ימני

Health Plans help pay for wigs for cancer patients
There are also other organizations that help with the purchase and lending of wigs
Template:זכות/סיום הקדמה
  • 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.

Maccabi Health Services

  • For "Magen Kesef" policy holders - Reimbursement up to 33% of the cost and no more than 533 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.

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.
  • Meuhedet works with a company that provides hair solutions. You may find 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.
  • 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.

Aid organizations

Sources

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