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THE RIGHT TO CASH COMPENSATION FOR ASSISTANCE AND CARE OF OTHER PERSON

The right to cash compensation for assistance and care of other person has an insured person or a pension beneficiary who, due to the nature and severity of the injury or illness, assistance and care of other person is necessary for meeting basic needs of everyday life.

A need for assistance and care of other person exists when an insured person or a pension beneficiary becomes immobile, if due to the severity and nature of permanent diseases and illness he is not able to move independently within the apartment with the use of appropriate aids, or to feed, undress, dress, maintains personal hygiene, as well as if he is blind.

The right to cash compensation for assistance and care of other person is exercised at the Republic Fund for Pension and Disability Insurance, by submitting an appropriate request and conducting the procedure of health assessment by the expert body of the Fund.

The application form for exercising this right, as well as information on the documentation that must be attached to the application, can be found at the following link:

Request for exercising the right to cash compensation for assistance and care of another person

 
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