of December 23, 2003 No. 563-IIQ
About the state care of persons having diabetes
This Law establishes organization-legal bases of the state care of persons having diabetes in the Azerbaijan Republic, governs the relations arising in the field of prevention and treatment of this disease.
1.0. The basic concepts used in this Law express the following values:
1.0.1. diabetes - the chronic disease characterized by increase in level of glucose in blood as a result of shortage of insulin (pancreas hormone) and decrease in its quality;
1.0.2. the register of persons having diabetes - accounting of persons having diabetes for the purpose of creation of databank about them.
The legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic on the state care of persons having diabetes consists of the Constitution of the Azerbaijan Republic, this Law, other regulatory legal acts and international treaties which participant is the Azerbaijan Republic.
3.0. For the purpose of assistance to persons having diabetes, the state guarantees:
3.0.1. acceptance and implementation of the State program on diabetes;
3.0.2. approval of amount and the quality standards (according to the international requirements) medical care to persons having diabetes;
3.0.3. creation and maintaining the register of persons having diabetes;
3.0.4. creation and strengthening of material and technical resources of specialized public medical institutions, the structures of diabetologichesky service performing medical examination, inspection and treatment of persons having diabetes;
3.0.5. preparation and advanced training of medical specialists on treatment of diabetes;
3.0.6. the organization of treatment of persons having diabetes in sanatorium organizations;
3.0.7. implementation of economic, legal and organizational measures for the purpose of ensuring needs of persons having diabetes in medicines and diabetic food;
3.0.8. creation of conditions for international cooperation in the field of prevention of diabetes and fight against its complications.
4.1. For the purpose of prevention of diabetes and implementation of measures for fight against it the relevant organ of the executive authority prepares and approves "The state program on diabetes" (further the State program).
4.2. The state control of implementation of the State program provides relevant organ of the executive authority.
5.1. For the purpose of ensuring accounting of persons having diabetes, receipts of systematic and reliable information about the facts of disease of diabetes, the facts of complication, disability, including limitation of opportunities of health of children up to 18 years and deaths about efficiency of treatment-and-prophylactic measures with the body (structure) established by relevant organ of the executive authority creates the register and access to this register is provided to the body (structure) established by relevant organ of the executive authority.
5.2. The register of persons having diabetes provides creation in current period of necessary databank about condition of patients. In these data summary of the identity of the patient, disease, and also specifying of medical care are noted, the special map for each patient which is introduced in general databank is filled in.
6.1. Inspection and treatment of persons having diabetes in the public medical institutions is financed by means of the government budget. The procedure for financing of inspection and treatment is established by relevant organ of the executive authority.
6.2. Measures for inspection and treatment of persons having diabetes can be performed at the expense of means of compulsory medical insurance, donations of legal entities and physical persons, and also not prohibited by the legislation of other means.
7.1. Persons having diabetes are provided with medical care which amount and the quality standards are established by relevant organ of the executive authority.
7.2. Amount of the annual medical care (including necessary inspections) rendered to persons having diabetes, the list and quantity of injection means, insulin and other medicines lowering sugar, means of self-checking are established by relevant organ of the executive authority.
7.3. Providing persons having diabetes, insulin and other medicines lowering sugar with injection means and means of self-checking is performed according to the procedure, established by relevant organ of the executive authority.
7.4. For the children and youth having diabetes in educational institutions where they get education, by means of medical specialists and teachers special control will be organized, in case of any change in their health medical care is instantly provided.
8.1. The rights of persons having diabetes to work can be limited only by the professions (positions) and workplaces established by the labor law of the Azerbaijan Republic with the heavy, harmful and dangerous working conditions and factors exerting negative impact on health and health of the worker.
8.2. The refusal of execution of an employment agreement or termination of the employment contract with the worker for the reason that the citizen has diabetes, are inadmissible. This procedure does not extend to the absence facts at the employer of the corresponding work (position), and also to refusal in employment on workplaces where use of work of such persons is not allowed.
The legal entities and physical persons which broke this Law bear responsibility according to the legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic.
International cooperation in the field of prevention of diabetes and fight against its complications is performed based on international treaties which participant is the Azerbaijan Republic.
President of the Azerbaijan Republic
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