This page provides information regarding the rights and benefits given to dialysis patients.
These benefits include, among others, Coverage of Travel Expenses for Medical Treatment, exemption from payment to the health plan for various illnesses.


Patients undergoing dialysis treatment must come into a clinic for treatment sessions a number of times per week for an extended period of time. This often causes problems related to absence from work, transportation and parking costs, etc. There are a number of different rights and benefits to which dialysis patients are entitled.

Specific Rights

Medical Treatment

Additional Rights and Benefits

Aid organizations

  • For a comprehensive categorized listing of healthcare organizations offering assistance and support, click here.

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