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of December 30, 2015 No. 413

About approval of "Regulations on criteria of determination of disability and limitation of opportunities of health"

For the purpose of ensuring execution of Item 6.1 of the Presidential decree of the Azerbaijan Republic "About enhancement of system of assessment of disability and limited opportunities of health" of September 14, 2015 the No. 595 Cabinet of Ministers of the Azerbaijan Republic decides:

1. Approve "Regulations on criteria of establishment of disability and limited opportunities of health" it (is applied).

2. Recognize invalid part of 1 resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Azerbaijan Republic of August 29, 1997 as No. 99 "About approval of the Regulations on criteria of determination of disability" (Collection of the legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic, 1997, No. 2, Article 165; 2002, No. 2, Article 100; 2005, No. 9, Article 858; 2006, No. 9, Articles 821, 830; 2008, No. 2, Article 130, No. 8, Article 787; 2012, No. 7, Article 772) and the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Azerbaijan Republic "About approval of criteria of determination of limited opportunities of health of children" of April 21, 2009 No. 67 (Collection of the legislation of the Azerbaijan Republic, 2009, No. 4, Article 284).

Prime Minister of the Azerbaijan Republic

Artur Rasi-Zade


Approved by the Presidential decree of the Azerbaijan Republic of December 30, 2015 No. 413

Regulations on criteria of establishment of disability and limited opportunities of health

1. General provisions

1.1. Social policy in the sphere of the attitude towards disabled people is directed to expansion of their opportunities for active participation in life and development of society, improvement of their material welfare, financial position.

1.2. Disability and limitation of health of the children who did not reach 18-year age is determined by conducting medico-social examination of person, according to the Law of the Azerbaijan Republic "About prevention of disability and restriction of opportunities of health of children, rehabilitation and social protection of disabled people and children with limited opportunities of health" by means of decision making about limitation in activity owing to congenital or caused by disease or injury of intellectual or physical defects.

1.3. Medico-social examination is made on the basis of the principles of medical ethics and medical ethics. For establishment of availability of the physical, mental, intellectual or touch violations interfering full and effective participation of person in society along with other persons, determinations of the state of health and extent of social adaptation objective assessment of results of functional and laboratory researches of anamnestichesky data is made.

1.4. The decision on disability and limited opportunities of health of children up to 18 years is accepted on the basis of complex assessment of clinical, psychological, social, professional factors and rehabilitation potential of person. At the same time nature of disease, extent of malfunction, efficiency of treatment, rehabilitation actions, condition of compensatory mechanisms of organism, the clinical and labor forecast, possibility of social adaptation, condition and content of work, professional training, age is considered.

1.5. Medico-social commissions of experts determine disability of the first, second and third degree and limited opportunities of health concerning children up to 18 years.

2. Criteria of establishment of disability

2.1. The first degree of disability is established in case of sharp restriction of activity owing to disease, injury or birth defect (loss of capability to study, communicate, social disadaptation, impossibility to control the behavior, to move, perform self-service or to be engaged in labor activity) if the specified violations cause the necessity of regular assistance and leaving. In cases of compensation of defects or violations function by special means person who is the disabled person can work at factory on which special working conditions or houses on different types of works are created. Disability of the first degree is established in the following cases:

2.1.1. chronic insufficiency of blood circulation of the third degree (I01-I09, I11.0, I13.0-I13.2, I23-I23.8, I24-I24.8, I25.3-I25.5, I50-I50.9);

2.1.2. homozygous talassemiya - big talassemiya, the strong and often repeating hemolytic syndrome (D56-D56.9);

2.1.3. dekompensatsionny stage of pulmonary heart failure of the third degree (I27.0-I27.9, I28.0-I28.8);

2.1.4. terminal stage of chronic renal failure (N18.1-N18.9);

2.1.5. terminal stage of chronic liver failure (K72.0-K72.9);

2.1.6. the condition following after transplantation of heart (in case of transplantation of other body degree of disability is determined depending on functional condition of transplant) (Y83.0);

2.1.7. incurable oncological diseases (C00-C 97);

2.1.8. sharply expressed violation of motive function and coordination of movement of extremities (tetraplegiya, triplegiya, hemiplegia, paraplegia, tetraparesis, triparez, the expressed paraparesis, ataxy, hyperkinetic syndrome with intentsionny trembling) or various diseases of nervous system which led to total aphasia - brain stroke, traumatic diseases of brain, cerebral palsy, serious infectious diseases of nervous system (I60-I66.9, G80-G80.9, S06.0-S06.9);

2.1.9. absolute or practical blindness (visual acuity is better than the seeing eye 0.04 or less with correction or concentric narrowing of field of vision to 10 degrees) (H54-H54.9);

2.1.10. stumps of two extremities (S48.0-S48.9, S58, S68, S78, S88, S98);

2.1.11. lack of three fingers of both hands, including the first finger or four fingers of both hands, excepting the first finger, sharply expressed contracture of these fingers or stumps of hands as a result of higher level of amputation (S68, M16.0-M16.9);

2.1.12. anchylosis of both coxofemoral joints (M24.6);

2.1.13. intellectual backwardness of deep or heavy severity irrespective of etiology, and also congenital idiocy or sharply expressed deficiency of intellect (below IQ-35) (F70-F 79);

2.1.14. long-term (more than two years) manifestation of psychotic cases with violation of behavior (F23.0-F23.9, F91-F92.9);

2.1.15. case of mental defect as a result of disease of schizophrenia (F20-F20.9);

2.1.16. IV stage of HIV infection (AIDS), terminal condition (B20-B 24).

2.2. The second degree of disability is established in such cases of sharp restriction of activity of organism (training, communication, adaptation, capability to control the behavior, self-service, labor activity) and impossibility of labor activity as a result of disease, injury or birth defects when the patient does not need the help or leaving of the third party:

2.2.1. steady insufficiency of blood circulation as a result of profound changes in case of defects of heart and myocardium (I01-I09, I11.0, I13-I13.2, I20-I25, I30-I31.9, I33);

2.2.2. severe forms of malignant diseases of blood (C80-C96.9);


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