Rs 831.135.1 Order Of 28 August 1978 Concerning Delivery Of Aids By The Old-Age Insurance (Omav)

Original Language Title: RS 831.135.1 Ordonnance du 28 août 1978 concernant la remise de moyens auxiliaires par l’assurance-vieillesse (OMAV)

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831.135.1 order with respect to the delivery of AIDS by the old-age insurance (OMAV) of August 28, 1978 (State July 1, 2011) the federal Department of the Interior, view of art. 66 of the settlement of October 31, 1947 on old-age insurance and survivors (RAVS), stop: art. 1 scope of application this order defines the right of the insured to the granting of auxiliary means, in accordance with art. 43 of the Federal Act of 20 December 1946 on old-age insurance and survivors (LAVS).

RS 831.10 art. 2 right to AIDS beneficiaries of a pension who are domiciled in Switzerland and need AIDS to do their usual work, move, establish contacts with their entourage or develop their personal autonomy, are entitled to benefits of insurance, according to the attached list. This list exhaustively defines the kind and extent of benefits related to each auxiliary means.
Insofar as the list does not otherwise, insurance provides a contribution of 75% of the net price.

New content according to section I of the O of the DFI on October 9. 1992, in force since Jan. 1. 1993 (1992 2402 RO).
Introduced by section I of O of the DFI on 9 oct. 1992, in force since Jan. 1. 1993 (1992 2402 RO).

Art. 3 birth and extinguishment of the right to benefits the entitlement to benefits arises no earlier than the first day of the month for which a pension is paid, but no later than at the age of retirement set in art. 21, al. 1, LAVS. It turns off when the conditions depends on the grant are no longer met.

RS 831.10 new content according to chapter I of O of the DFI on Sept. 11. 2002, in force since Jan. 1. 2003 (RO 2002 3718).

Art. 4Droit to benefits when AIDS had already been granted by him HAVE a retirement pension recipients domiciled in Switzerland who benefit from AIDS or contributions to costs to the senses of the art. 21 and 21 of the Act of 19 June 1959 on disability insurance (LAI) at the point where they can claim an OASI pension, continue to be entitled to these benefits to the same extent, as long as the conditions which presided over their granting are met and as far as this order is in has not otherwise. For the rest, the disability insurance provisions on AIDS are applicable by analogy.

New content according to chapter I of O of the DFI on Sept. 21. 1982, in force since Jan. 1. 1983 (RO 19821930).
RS 831.20 art. 5Conventions with suppliers of auxiliary means the federal Office of social insurance may conclude with support to old age institutions or providers of auxiliary means, of the conventions regulating the delivery of these.

New content according to chapter I of O of the DFI on Dec 20. 2006 (RO 2006 5765).

Art. 6procedure for the procedure, art. 65 to 79 of the regulation of January 17, 1961, on disability insurance (DI) apply by analogy. The request should be addressed to the compensation office which is responsible for paying the pension.
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HAVE the Agency considers the right to benefits. If the request is processed according to the simplified procedure provided for by art. 51 of the Federal law of 6 October 2000 on the general part of the law of social insurance, it addressed a communication. If a decision is to be notified, this task is the responsibility of the compensation fund of the canton where the office HAVE a headquarters.
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New content according to section I of the O of the DFI on Nov. 13. 1985, in force since Jan. 1. 1986 (1985-2007 RO).
RS 831.201 repealed by no I of O of the DFI on Dec. 20. 2006 (RO 2006 5765).
RS 830.1 new content according to chapter I of O of the DFI on Sept. 11. 2002, in force since Jan. 1. 2003 (RO 2002 3718).
Repealed by no I of O of the DFI on May 25, 1992 (RO 1922 1249).

Art. 7 repealed by no I of O of the DFI on Nov. 13. 1985 (1985 2007 RO).

Art. 8 modification of another order...

The change can be found at the RO 1978 1387.

Art. 9 final provisions this order comes into force on January 1, 1979.
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Repealed by section I of O of the DFI on May 25, 1992 (RO 1992 1249).

Final provision of the amendment of 25 May 1992 transitional provision of the amendment of December 20, 2006 transitional provision of the amendment of 25 May 2011 may 25, 2011 change is applicable to requests for a hearing filed prior to the date of its entry into force at the end of a period of five years from the delivery.

Annex (article 2) list of the auxiliary means 1...

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4 shoes 4.51 shoes orthopedic custom and series orthopedic shoes, manufacturing costs included, when they are individually adapted to a form or a pathological function of the foot or they replace a brace. The insurance benefits can be claimed up every two years, unless medical reasons do not justify a new purchase of Orthopedic shoes to measure before the expiry of this period.

5 auxiliary means for the skull and the face 5.51...

5.52 facial Epitheses delivery of insurance can be claimed at least every two years.

5.56 wigs, when the absence of hair changes the outside appearance of the insured. Insurance participates in costs at the rate of 1000 francs maximum per calendar year.

5.57 hearing aid for one ear, when the insured suffers from deafness serious, that the installation of a device significantly improved hearing ability and that the insured with his entourage contacts are thus considerably facilitated. The provision of insurance may be requested every five years, unless a significant change to your hearing requires the replacement of the devices before the expiry of this period. The hearing must be given by a qualified person.
The package amounts to 630 francs.
The federal Office of social insurance draws up a list of devices meeting the requirements of the insurance and for which the payment of a package is allowed.
If the insured was already entitled to an apparatus in disability insurance, this right is maintained at least to the same extent in the AVS, as long as the conditions are still met.
For the purchase of a hearing aid, the package is paid upon presentation of the invoice total amount and corresponding receipts.

5.58 speech devices after surgery of the larynx the insurance benefits can be claimed at least every five years.

9 wheelchairs 9.51 wheelchairs without engine, where it is likely they will be used continuously and sustainably. The contribution of insurance is of 900 francs and the benefit can be claimed at least every five years. Participation in the costs for special equipment required by the disability amounts to CHF 1840. If, in addition, anti-bedsore cushion is necessary, the interest amounts to 2200 francs. Special equipment must be given by centres recognized by the federal Office of social insurance.

11 AIDS for the disabled view 11.57 eyeglasses-magnifiers, for severely disabled policyholders to view who cannot read by this means. Insurance participates in costs at the rate of 590 francs at most for glasses monoculars magnifiers, 900 francs at most for glasses binocular loupes, 1334 francs at most for monocular teleloupes and 2048 and six for binocular teleloupes. The benefit may be claimed at least every five years, unless medical reasons do not justify a new purchase before the expiry of this period.

New content according to section II of the O of the DFI on October 9. 1992 (1992 2402 RO). Update according to section I of the O's in the DFI 6 nov. 1998 (RO 1998 3023), Dec 16. 1999 (RO 2000 615), from 20 dec. 2006 (RO 2006 5765) and may 25, 2011, in effect since July 1, 2011 (RO 2011 2657).

Status as of July 1, 2011

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