NHSO accelerates reparations for insurers Side effects after vaccination against coronavirus Revealing more than 1,000 complaints, divided into 3 levels of damage, paying a maximum of 4 hundred thousand baht.
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On October 30, 2021 Dr. Jadet Thammathatchaaree, secretary-general of the National Health Security Office (NHSO) said, according to the medical board accordingly Social Security Act On October 20, the company issued an announcement on the revised rules and rates of initial assistance payments to insurers who have suffered damage from vaccination against COVID-19. by allowing Thai insured persons to apply for preliminary aid payments according to the NHSO Notification Re: Criteria, Methods and Conditions for Preliminary Assistance Payments In the event that the service recipient has been damaged from receiving the vaccine for COVID-19, B.E. 2021, with retroactive effect from April 5, 2021
From the aforementioned announcement of the Social Security Office (SSO), resulting in insurers who are vaccinated against COVID-19 and adverse events You can apply for preliminary assistance from the NHSO under the Loan Act. In the case of COVID-19 service, as for the insured who has submitted a request for assistance to the NHSO in the past, the NHSO has begun to gradually send the insured petition documents to the NHSO. Approximately more than 1,000 cases to be considered in the subcommittee’s consideration of requests for preliminary assistance in case of damage from the Covid-19 vaccine. Territory level
“After the NSO announces the announcement, the NHSO will coordinate with the sub-committees to consider the petitions in all 13 districts across the country. To expedite the consideration of helping the insured who are outstanding and waiting to receive assistance as soon as all Thai people are entitled to this right. And with so many insurers waiting to be healed, the NHSO has now set up 12 sub-committees to expedite consideration in the Bangkok area.” Secretary-General of the NHSO. say
The initial payment of assistance In the event that the service recipient is damaged from receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, it can be divided into 3 levels: Level 1, has symptoms that require continuous treatment, pays no more than 100,000 baht, Level 2, damage to the extent of dismemberment or disability until effective Per life, pay not more than 2.4 hundred thousand baht, and level 3 in case of death or permanent disability, pay not more than 4 hundred thousand baht.
People affected by the COVID-19 vaccination A request for preliminary assistance can be submitted at three points: at the service unit that receives the injection. at the provincial public health office or at the NHSO in the area There will be a subcommittee at the county level to determine whether and how much compensation will be paid. Based on clinical evidence and severity of adverse reactions. In the event that the applicant does not agree with the diagnosis Has the right to appeal to the Secretary-General of the NHSO within 30 days from the date of the ruling.