Application of medical assistance card

Application of medical assistance card
Service Information:
Service Provider:Social Work Office of Health Bureau (Social Services)
Other Entity / Agency:N/A
Application Location:Estrada de Visconde de São Januário (office) situated beside the hospital pharmacy in the main hall
Office Hours:Time for application: MON till THU, 9:00 - 1300 and 14:30 - 17:45, FRI  9:00 - 1300 and 14:30 - 17:30
Introduction (Service Coverage):N/A
Enquiry Methods:Telephone: 8390 5140

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Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Application
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:To assist the low income people, chronically ill patients and who have financial dificulty to pay hospital bill.
Required Document:

1.    Medical Certificate of “Centro Hospitalar Conde de São Januário”.
2.    The income statements of the applicant and his/her family members should contain the amount of the income, the working period, the sign and the seal of the agency.
3.    The registration records of the contribution to Social Security Fund by the applicant and his/her family members (Social Work Service “Centro Hospitalar Conde de São Januário” help the applicant to conduct the application).
4.    If the applicant is unemployed due to resignation or dismissal, the employer should write the statement or it is written by the applicant.
5.    The bills of water, electricity, telephone, condominium, rent or payment by installment of the apartment and others.
6.    The copies of the applicant and his/her family members identification cards.
7.    One 1½” photo of the applicant.
8.    The copies of the outpatient appointment note, medication prescription, blood test and other physical examinations.
9.    The applicant and the family members should provide all the documents related to the “Income and Patrimonial Interests” in Macao and in other countries. Proof of assets, such as, bank book, time deposit, foreign currency account, stock, certificate of insurance (cash value and dividends).
10.      The detailed rules and regulations of the medical insurance should deliver, if possess.

Remark:-  The applicant should deliver the originals of the documents.

-  The documents are only as a reference for the department to review the application.

- On the day of the application, the applicant must sign the Declaration which to verify the trueness of the documents.

- “Re-Assessment Home Visits”.

- The contact information of the homeowner should be printed in the rent receipt or in the rent contract.

-  In some special case, “Tax Statement” of the Finance Bureau of Macau should provide in the time of the application.

-  The other family members should be asked to provide their economic declaration and the registry of the contribution to Social Security Fund.

-  The financial assessment of the family members, including parents, spouses, children, sibling is needed.

-  If the application does not approved, the department has the right to retain the documents of the applicant and his/her family members, for archival purposes.
Provider: SS
Launch Date: 2014-01-23 17:58:56
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