With the introduction of new rules for issuing a compulsory medical insurance policy (CHI), it is imperative to change the old-style policy. Compulsory health insurance is necessary for everyone, according to the law, it can be both paper and plastic. Moreover, the procedure for obtaining them is the same for both adults and children.
The old-style insurance policy is replaced with a new one in the event that the place of registration of a person has changed, when his employer changes, as well as in cases of loss or loss of a document, when changing his surname, for example, as a result of marriage. A significant reason is the expiration of the old-style policy. By the way, the new document has no expiration date.
The health insurance policy was previously issued by the health care institution of the place of residence or by the employer. However, the changes to which the process of obtaining an insurance policy underwent, agreed in the end to the fact that a person must independently decide the issue of obtaining a compulsory medical insurance document. It turned out that not everything is so scary: this process does not last long, and paperwork and bureaucracy are generally avoided.
First, choose an insurance company, you can do it yourself. If you do not know which insurance company to turn to for help, go to the website of the Federal CHI Fund. A list of insurance offices will be presented here. Choose those that suit you in any way and start collecting the necessary documents.
Once you have chosen an insurance company, start collecting documents. The list of required documents can be found on the website of your chosen insurance company. As a rule, the main documents are SNILS and, of course, a civil passport. With these documents and go to the insurance company.
The process of obtaining a policy
Having come to the insurance company with the collected documents, you will fill out an application form. This is done in order for you to be issued a temporary compulsory medical insurance. Within a month, the coveted card will be ready, moreover, call the company with the question "When?" not worth it. Representatives of the company will call you and inform you about the readiness of the policy.
By the way, even at the stage of filling out the form, you have the right to choose the type of your policy. It can be either paper or electronic. At the same time, they are equivalent to each other, and, for example, an electronic policy does not provide any privileges to its owners.
A mandatory supplement to the compulsory medical insurance policy is a Memo, which is necessary when visiting outpatient clinics, clinics, laboratories or hospitals. It is also issued by an insurance company. This leaflet contains data on all health care institutions to which the person insured in a particular company is assigned.