Diseases at the expense of the Local Health Unit

The diseases which allow HBOT at the expense of the Local Health Unit and of the Emilia-Romagna Regional Health System are the following:

  • Progressive necrotizing infection
  • Acute traumatic ischemia
  • Compromised skin graft
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Decompression Disease
  • Chronic refractory osteomyelitis
  • Radionecrotic lesion
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Acute sudden deafness
  • Aseptic bone necrosis
  • Trauma and burn plagues

 

Patients affected by these diseases have access to the Hyperbaric Centre of Ravenna’s treatment and services with the GP referral and they pay the fee for medical visit.

For patients coming from other regions, HBOT treatments are at the expense of the Local Health Unit within the available budget in accordance with Law No. 135/2012 and of art. 1 comma 574 of the Law No. 208/2015.