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PROGRAM doctor mandatory program doctor obligatory law 27.071 full coverage for the people Ostomates. Adopted: 10 December 2014 fact promulgated: 09 January 2015 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. they attest to the force of law: coverage TOTAL of the devices and elements accessories for the people OSTOMATES article 1 - this law aims to incorporate to the program doctor obligatory (PMO), the national public system, social works and provincial mutual, full coverage of devices or Ostomy bag and accessories necessary for the optimization of the tolerance of the bag for those who have been subjected to a temporary or permanent ostomizacion suffering from disorders, diseases or disorders in various organs and promote to your awareness and dissemination activities.
Article 2 ° - objectives: to) achieve the highest level of quality of life for the patient population Ostomates; b) promote access to safe, effective, and efficient health coverage; (c) guarantee the entire population access to information, guidance and services related to the health of the patients ostomized; (d) incorporate necessary control mechanisms that guarantee the delivery in time and in the form of the necessary materials for Ostomates people.
Article 3 °-the amount of devices that is you will grant monthly to the patient will depend on of the needs of the same according to the prescription of the professional medical.
Article 4 ° - characteristics technical and quality of devices or bags and accessories elements must ensure the tolerance of the organism of persons Ostomates and their quality of life.
Article 5 ° - coverage of the total number of devices is destined to the universe comprising all persons with Ostomy, including minimum benefits to be determined by the enforcement authority.
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/MVdCb1FKMEx3Y0ZycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 article 6° - coverage must have an interdisciplinary team that ensures the physical health of the patient for their full rehabilitation and reintegration in the social life.
Article 7 ° - the Ministry of health of the nation will develop a clinical guide to national distribution in which you specify the necessary care to improve the quality of life of persons Ostomates.
Article 8 - recommended to the Ministry of health to include the necessary information with indications of healthy habits for Ostomates people care. Promoting in the community spaces of reflection and action for the apprehension of knowledge basic linked to the problem.
Article 9 ° – this law shall enter into force ninety (90) days of its enactment.
ARTICLE 10. -Invite is to the provinces and to the city autonomous from Buenos Aires to adhere to the present law.
ARTICLE 11. -Communicate is to the power Executive national.
GIVEN IN THE HALL OF SESSIONS OF THE CONGRESS ARGENTINE, IN BUENOS AIRES, TO THE TEN DAYS OF THE MONTH OF DECEMBER OF THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN.
-REGISTERED UNDER THE N ° 27.071 - JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -JOHN H. ESTRADA. -Lucas Chedrese. -Juan C. Marino.
Date of publication: 20/01/2015 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/MVdCb1FKMEx3Y0ZycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09
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