There are specific medical treatments and hospitalization situations which require that you obtain, prior to commencement of treatment, an authorization from the Society’s Medical Adviser.
It is essential that as member of the Society you are well aware of this process and that failure to obtain prior authorization may result in non payment of your medical and/or hospital bills. Please click on the below links to access the information note which details the situation in which a prior authorization is needed along with your responsibilities and the various actions and steps to be taken.
For more information please click on the link below to access the circular on prior authorization. Please do note that in addition to the treatments listed in the circular, Prior Authorization is also needed for Speech Therapy and Psychomotricity cures.
To request Prior Authorization from the Medical Adviser of UNSMIS please send a detailed medical report, complete with diagnostic and prescribed treatment, to:
Medical Adviser UNSMIS/UNOG
Office 26-1, Palais des Nations CH 1211, Geneve, CH
FAX ++41 22 917 02 98