Disabled persons planning to announce the delivery of means of rehabilitation


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Russian Ministry of labor has prepared a draft order providing for the compulsory notification of applicants about the terms that are necessary for the conclusion of state contracts on delivery of means of rehabilitation. The disabled can by TSR at their own expense with subsequent compensation for their purchase.

The draft order of the Ministry of labor proposes to amend the Administrative regulations for the FSS of the Russian Federation of the state service for providing disabled people with technical means of rehabilitation and (or) services, prosthetic products, as well as the payment of compensation for independently acquired by disabled persons with technical means of rehabilitation.

The document stated that the issuance of documents (directions for obtaining or manufacturing TSR, special coupons, and name fields) should be done simultaneously with the notification of the applicant for registration to provide means of rehabilitation within 15 days from the date of submission of applications for provision of TSR (the product). This provides deadlines for the issuance of such documents, depending on the presence or absence at the time of obedinyaytes for obtaining re (of products) existing state contracts for their supply:

  • with a valid state contract – within 15 days notifying the applicant of the delivery of the records to ensure re (product);
  • in the absence of current state of the contract at the time of treatment of the applicant in 7 days term from the moment of concluding such a contract with a mandatory regional office of the Fund notification of the purchase of the appropriate TSR (products) in a unified information system in the field of procurement no later than 30 calendar days from the date of filing the application for provision of TSR (the product).

“The draft order also provides for compulsory notification of applicants about the length of time required for government contracts (in their absence at the time of application applicants for obtaining re (of products) in regional branches of Fund) in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation on contract system in procurement of goods, works, services for state and municipal needs”, – stated in the explanatory note to the document. The draft order also States that persons with disabilities can be realized the right to self-acquisition re (of products) at the expense of own means with the subsequent possibility of obtaining monetary compensation for their purchase.