The Federal Association of Orthopaedic Technology (Bundesinnungsverband für Orthopädie-Technik) finalises a contract on October 1st 2012 for the provision of medical aids of product group 23 (orthotics), with AOK-Nordallianz (AOK Bremen/Bremerhaven, AOK Niedersachsen, AOK NordWest and AOK Sachsen-Anhalt).
This Agreement governs the treatment of members of participating AOKs with orthoses including the production and transfer, and the provision of all the related service work.
Furthermore, the association includes a contract for the 1st October 2012 in the product groups 05 (drums), 23 (orthotics) and 24 (prosthesis) with SpectrumK. The contract will cover details of the supply of bandages, orthoses, leg and breast prostheses, including their remuneration and settlement and other, associated details within utility services.
Quelle: Newsletter BIV-Direkt (Nr. 13/2012)