Diabetics are entitled to receive an insulin pump from their Kupat Cholim as part of The Healthcare Basket; with a doctor's referral and according to the conditions detailed below.
- Eligibility to receive the insulin pump includes replacing the consumables that are required to operate the pump, without cost, including the following items:
- An infusion set for the pump, insulin container with needle, needles and tubes to install the device, rechargeable or consumable batteries (depending on the device), replaceable battery charger (according to the manufacturer's instructions), disinfection equipment, bandages, a carry case (with reasonable wear and tear).
- Any other components included in the manufacturers instructions.
Who is Eligible?
How to Claim It?
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