Gansu Province included five special diseases into the scope of medical insurance reimbursement

Lanzhou, Oct. 18, Gansu Provincial Medical Security Bureau recently issued a notice that five kinds of serious mental disorders will be included in the management scope of chronic and special diseases in medical insurance outpatient department. The newly added 5 kinds of serious mental disorders include schizophrenic affective disorder, paranoid psychosis, bipolar disorder, epilepsy induced mental disorder, and mental retardation accompanied with mental disorder. < p > < p > Gansu has defined the payment limit for five new serious mental disorders. Among them, the maximum annual payment limit of schizophrenic affective disorder, paranoid psychosis, bipolar disorder and epilepsy is 3500 yuan, and the maximum annual payment limit of mental retardation with mental disorder is 3000 yuan, and the part exceeding the limit shall be paid by individuals. < p > < p > the insured personnel who are recognized to enjoy the outpatient subsidy treatment of special diseases can use the social security card to make diagnosis and treatment and purchase drugs in the selected provincial designated medical institutions. According to the regulations of Gansu Province, the outpatient treatment of severe mental disorders and special diseases shall be strictly implemented in accordance with the basic medical insurance catalogue of Gansu Province, with 90% subsidy for class a projects and 80% subsidy for class B projects within the policy scope. Patients with special diseases in the local outpatient service can directly swipe the social security card to the selected designated medical institutions for settlement.