This section covers procedures for cases involving the death of an individual insured under Sony Health Insurance or a dependent of such an individual.
Please follow these procedures carefully, since some have submission deadlines while others require additional documents.
* Submit these documents to the individual in charge of health insurance matters at your workplace.
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Perform the procedures for canceling eligibility under Sony Health Insurance
Deadline As soon as possible
Procedures Please return your Sony Health Insurance card (including any cards issued for dependents) to the individual in charge of health insurance matters at your workplace.
health insurance card code number submit to
101、302、318、349、350、367、431、703、714、719、720 Eligibility, Health Insurance Group SCOS Social Insurance Center, 11th Floor, Shinagawa Intercity B
In case other than those above The individual in charge of health insurance matters at your workplace
Procedures required to receive benefits
(for funeral expenses or costs)
Documents to be submitted

Request for Funeral Expenses (Costs)

Documents to attach [When surviving family members have paid funeral expenses]
Attach a burial permit, a cremation permit, or a death certificate to the application. Ensure that the document submitted shows the date of death. (Copies are acceptable.) Note: If you cannot submit the above documents to be attached, certification by the employer may be submitted instead.
[When friends or others have paid funeral expenses]
Attach a burial permit, a cremation permit, or a death certificate to the application. Ensure that the document submitted shows the date of death. (Copies are acceptable.)
Note: If you cannot submit the above documents to be attached, certification by the employer may be submitted instead.
A receipt for and details of funeral expenses
Benefit amounts   Funeral fees (staturory benefit):
50,000 yen

Funeral expenses additional sum (additional benefit):
50,000 yen
Funeral expenses (staturory benefit):
Actual funeral fees within the range of amounts payable for funeral costs

Funeral expenses additional sum (additional benefit):
The actual amount by which funeral fees exceed funeral expenses, within the range of amounts payable for the funeral expenses additional sum.

Perform the procedures for canceling eligibility under Sony Health Insurance.
Deadline Within 5 actual working days!
Procedures

Please attach the health insurance card of the deceased family member when submitting the Dependent (Change) Notice.

Dependent (Change) Notice

Perform the procedures for receiving benefits (dependent funeral expenses)
Documents to be submitted

Request for Funeral Expenses (Costs)

Documents to attach Attach one of the following to the application: the burial permit, the cremation permit, or the death certificate. The date of death must be indicated on the attached form. (A photocopy is acceptable.)
* If you cannot submit the above documents, you may submit a certificate from your employer instead.
Benefit amounts Funeral expenses (statutory benefits): 50,000 yen

Additional benefits for funeral expenses (additional benefits):: 50,000 yen