Electric wheelchairs appointment procedure

 

You can find electric wheelchairs appointment procedures in: " Supply of technical assistance devices to the disabled and reimbursement of these devices, description of the procedure" Chapter V

A person can be equipped with an electric wheelchair , if he where diagnosed with tetraplegia ( tetraparesis ) due to muscle atrophy or dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis or other diseases and consequences of injuries;no prosthesis on both shin and thigh stumps if both hands have function impairment ( see Supply of technical assistance devices to the disabled and reimbursement of these devices, description of the procedure 1 supplement  1.1 and 1.2 sections)

People responsible for the electric wheelchair provision:

Head of department in Vilnius J.Bublevičienė

chief.specialist R.Aladavičius

Technical Assistance Center for the Disabled under Social Security and Ministry of Labour, department of Vilnius, Mindaugo g. 42A, Vilnius, tel. (8 5) 233 73 44.