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POLICIES

        

EX-SERVICEMEN CONTRIBUTORY HEALTH SCHEME

ECHS POLICIES - OPS AND COORD

ELIGIBILITY

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1. Eligibility
2. ENTITLEMENT OF DEPENDENTS FOR ECHS MEMBERSHIP
3. ECHS Contribution by widows of service personnel
4. Eligibility criterion for ECHS membership: Dependent child with permanent disability
5. Dependent Brother/Sister verification
6. Eligibility of dependent Son(S)
7. Clarification on term `FAMILY’ for enrolment in to ECHS
8. Certification of Permanent Disability
9. Clarification: Effective date of Membership.
10. Clarification on ECHS membership when Husband and Wife are Defence personnel
11. Eligibility for joining ECHS: Officer cadets
12. Eligibility for Joining ECHS : Ex-Recruits with Disability pension
13. Eligibility for joining ECHS: Recruits earning disability pension
14. Eligibility for ECHS in respect of ESMs who joined PSUs before completing pensionable service
15. Availing of ECHS facilities by Re Employed Officer
16. ECHS membership to COAST GUARD pensioners
17. Extension of ECHS to retired personnel of DSC
18. Policy on availing ECHS facilities by ESM pensioners on joining DSC
19. Ex cadets boarded out on medical grounds
20. Membership of dependent handicapped children
21. Exemption of payment of ECHS Contribution by “UNMARRIED SOLDIERS”
22. Exemption of payment of ECHS Contribution by “WAR WIDOWS”
23. Exemption to War disabled pensioners from payment of Contribution
24. Pensioner : Administrative Instruction Administrative Instruction
25. Issue of Medical certificates to ECHS Members and Dependents
26. Merger of Pension with Second Service
27. Treatment of Senior Citizens age
28. Treatment of Senior Citizens age Criteria
29. Vetting of ECHS Application Forms : Nepal Domiciled Gorkhas (NDG) ESM
30. ECHS Membership To Territorial Army Personnel
31. Income Criteria from All Sources for Dependent
32. Refund of ECHS contribution for Nepal domicile ESM
33. Status /Entitlement of Gorkha Soldiers of Nepal domicile for ECHS
34. Requirement of certificate from Bank for Pre-2004 retirees
35. ECHS Facilities to non pensioners
36. Grand of Ex-Servicemen status to Army Postal Service Personal  
37. Refund of ECHS Contribution PRE-1996:ID-140723  
38. parent Polyclinic Based on the choice of ESM

 

ECHS POLICIES - OPS AND COORD

MISC

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1. ECHS Advisory Note No 11
2. Expansion of ECHS Network : Administrative instructions for operationalisation of 199 addl Polyclinic
3. ECHS Advisory Note No-12
4. Procedure for contractual employment of staff for ECHS Polyclinics Sep 2003
5. Procedures for contractual employment of staff for ECHS policlinics
6. Amplification notes for contractual employment of staff for Policlinics
7. Appt of OIC Polyclinic Sep 2004
8. Appt of OIC Polyclinic Nov 2004
9. Appt of OIC Polyclinic Dec 2004
10. Material on ECHS for Batcheet /Sainik Samachar
11. SOP For Disciplinary Action Against ECHS Members-2008
12. Timing of ECHS in NCR Delhi
13. Amplification on ECHS membership for Re-Employed personal
14. Policy for Redressal of Grievances
15. OPD Registration at Polyclinics
16. New application and Terms and conditions for contractual staff at Polyclinics Aug 2007
17. Tenure of Contractual Employees at ECHS Polyclinics
18. Consultation By Appointment At ECHS Polyclinics
19. Contempt Petition (C) No.16 Of 2007 In Writ Petition(Civil) No. 210/1999 Filed By Retired Defence Officers Association Before The Hon'ble Supreme Court Of India
20. Advisory No-3 : Medicines for Veterans Traveling Abroad
21. Corrigendum
22. Arrangement Of Vehicles,Dvrs,Med/Non-Med Staff For Needy Echs Beneficiaries On Pay-And-Use Basis
23. AMENDMENT
24. Defence Officer Association before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India
25. Functioning of Regional Centrs Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme
26. LIMITS OF POWERS FOR HIRING OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTIES FOR ECHS POLYCLINICS AT NON-MILITARY STATIONS DATED 21 AUG 2013
27. Refund of Contribution made by pre 1996 retirees
28. Grant of ECHS Membership to APS Pers on deputation from Deptt of Post

 

ECHS POLICIES - MEDICAL

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1. MoA and CGHS rates
2. Policy : revision of ECHS rates 2010
3. Implementation instructions : revised ECHS rates
4. Super specialty status : empanelled hospitals: revised ECHS rates
5. Clarification regarding revision of packages rates: revised ECHS rates
6. Guidelines on oncology treatment rates: revised ECHS rates
7. ECHS referral procedure (less NCR): revised ECHS rates
8. ECHS referral to service hospital: revised ECHS rates
9. Referral to empanelled hospitals in different station: revised ECHS rates
10. Referral to empanelled hospitals ECHS polyclinic thane: revised ECHS rates
11. ECHS referral policy for outstation patients: revised ECHS rates
12. Medical care for ECHS beneficiaries in remote/hilly areas: revised ECHS rates
13. Referral of ECHS patients to army hosp (r &r): revised ECHS rates
14. Referral to empanelled hospitals in Delhi/NCR: revised ECHS rates
15. Referral to empanelled hospitals in Delhi/NCR: revised ECHS rates
16. Prior approval : unlisted procedures/tests/implants: revised ECHS rates
17. Reimbursement medical expenses: revised ECHS rates
18. Representations by hospital/diagnostic centres on payment: revised ECHS rates
19. Submission of claim for reimbursement by outstation ECHS members
20. Re-imbursement of medical expenses after demise of ESM/members of ECHS
21. Re-imbursement of medical bills of outstation ECHS members for treatment in Delhi
22. Diet charges for ECHS patients admitted to hospital.
23. Processing of claim for reimbursement : non empanelled hospital
24. Case study : establishment of emergency psychiatric cases
25. Reimbursement of vat on drug and consumables
26. Processing of bills from empanelled medical facility/individual claims
27. Revision of Ceiling Rates for coronary angioplasty with balloon for CGHS Benefciries dt 15 Apr 2013
28. Processing of minor hospital bill and individual claims
29. Reconciliation of hospital bill code head : 365/00
30. Utilisation of provisions of fin rags towards speedy clearance of medical bill
31. Empanelment of Govt hospital
32. Memoranda of agreement empanelment of hospital/nursing homes, dental centres and diagnostic centres
33. Empanelment of dialysis centres
34. Empanelment of hospitals at other stations-not under the Jurisdiction of a station cdr
35. Empanelment of hospitals, nursing homes and diagnostic centres for ECHS
36. Referral of ECHS patients to medanta, the medicity hospital, gurgaon
37. Empanelment of hospitals: ernest money deposit and performance bank guarantee
38. Empanelment Of Hospitals, Nursing Homes And Diagnostic Centres Under ECHS
39. Procedure for empanelment of hospital, nursing homes and diagnostic centres under ECHS
40. General instruction : empanelment of hospital/nursing homes/eye care centres/imaging centres/diagnostic laboratories/imaging centres dental clinics and hospices
41. Dental treatment under ECHS
42. Dental services at ECHS polyclinics
43. Issue of medicines to ECHS beneficiaries
44. Advisory no : 13 medicines for veterans travelling abraod
45. Issue of anti cancer drugs to ECHS beneficiaries
46. Issuance of strips for glucometer
47. Adherance of policy on indenting/ supply of medical stoes in respect of ECHS Polyclinics
48. Indenting of medical stores
49. Modification of ambulance at ECHS polyclinics
50. Issue of expendable medical stores to new raising ECHS polyclinics
51. Issue of expendable medical stores to new raising ECHS polyclinics
52. Forwarded of : annual equipment census
53. Repair of ECHS equipment
54. Issue of hearing aids prescribed for ECHS members
55. Issue of medical eqpt prescribed for ECHS members
56. Policy on duration of hospitalization
57. Advisory no-09 : emergency admissions in empanelled hospitals
58. Advisory note no-06 requirement of blood for ECHS patients admitted in empanelled/non –empanelled hospitals
59. Dependent status of new born baby
60. Examination of patients in ECHS polyclinics
61. Medical Examination/Health Check UP 10 Oct 2012
62. SOP on repair and maintenance of medical equipment ECHS Polyclinic
63. ECHS Referral Procedure 17 oct 2012
64. Use of INJ Eptiflo in lieu of Inj reopro
65. Issu of medicine on discharge from empanelled hospital
66. Scales of Medical Equipment for ECHS Polyclinics
67. Issue of medical certificate to Re-employed ECHS beneficiary
68. Revision of ceiling rates and guidlines for various coronary/vascular stents for ECHS benificiaries
69. Empanelment of Hospitals/Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Centre for ECHS Dated 14 Jan 2013
70. Empanelment of Hospitals/Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Centre for ECHS Dated 14 Jun 2013
71. Referral to Empanelled Hospital in Delhi/NCR
72,. ECHS : SOP FOR `ON LINE’ BILL PROCESSING 08 Jul 2013
73. Amended to SOP for On line Bill Processing 08 Jul 2013
74. Revision of ceiling rates for coronary angioplasty and coronary angioplasty with balloon for cghs beneficiaries 16 Apr 2013
75. Revision of ceiling rates and guidelines for various Coronary/vascular stents for echs beneficiaries 26 Apr 2013
76. Choice Of Costlier IOL/Coronary Stent/Any Other Authorised Implant/Device/Equipment For ECHS Beneficiaries 26 Jul 2013
77. REFERRAL POLICY:MODIFICATION DATED 27 SEP 2012
78. NON ADMISSIBILITY OF PREPARATIONS SUCH AS FOOD,TONICS,COSMETICS AND VACCINES DATED 05 AUG 2013
79. MEDICAL FACILITIES FOR PATIENT AND POST-OPERATIVE FOLLOW-UP TREATMENT TO ECHS BENEFICIARIES RESIDING IN DISTRICTS NOT CONVERED BY ECHS ECHS DATED 21 AUG 2013
80. SINGLE USE DIALYZER DATED 30 AUG 2013
81. IMPLEMENTATION INSTRUCTIONS REVISED ECHS RATES DATED 29 AUG 2013
82. ISSUE OF MEDICAL EQPT PRESCRIBED FOR ECHS MEMBERS AMENDMENT TO POLICY DATED 29 AUG 13
83. SOP for Functioning of Artificial LIMB Sub Centers Letter dated 27 Aug 2013
84. Global Hospital and Health City Chennai Super Speciality Status Letter Dated 23 Sept 2013  
85. MOA for ECHS Empanelled Hosp in Kerala
86. Reimburshment Of Med Claim For Emergency Treatment In Non Empanelled Hospital Dated 15 Oct 2013  
87. Super Speciality Status PSG Hospital coimbatore dated 01 Nov 2013
88. Super Speciality Status Artemis Hospital Gurgaon dated 14 Nov 2013  
89. USE OF INJECTABLES(ANTI VEGF AGENTS) DATED 06 DEC 2013  
90. EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS/NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES FOR ECHS DATED 12 DEC 2013  
91. EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS/NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES FOR ECHS DATED 27 JAN 2014  
92. Amendment in SOP Online Bill Processing 06 Dec 2013  
93. Treatment of ECHS Beneficiaries at Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences at CGHS Rates 17 Apr 2014  
94. ECHS Referral procedure: Type 'D' Non-Mil polyclinics 21 Apr 2014  
95. Revision of ceiling rates and guideline for variuos coronary/vascular stents for ECHS beneficiaries 06 May 2014  
96. Reimbursement of cost of Medicines during indor tretment in Govt Hospital 14 Mar 2014  
97. Clarification regarding admissible/Non-admissible items under ECHS 01 Apr 2014  
98. Approval for photo selective vaporization of prostate (PVP) surgery using green light HPS fibre (Angled delivery device) to be used with HPS laser system 120 watt (AMS) dated 09 May 2014  
99. Empanelment of Hospitals/Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Centre for ECHS Dated 2 June 2014  
100. Empanelment of Hospitals/Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Centre for ECHS Dated 20 June 2014  
101. Guidelines and Ceiling Rates for Permission/Reimburshment for Bariatric Surgery Procedures letter dated 18 July 2014  
102. Stop Referals: Diagnostic Labs & Imaging Centres  
103. Revision of Ceiling Rates for Cardiac Implants  
104. Revision of ceiling rates doe Cardiac Implants  
105. Implementation Instructions : Revised Rates
106. Revision of package rates applicable under ECHS DELHI and NCR dated 07 Oct 2014
107. Management of cases of infertility under ECHS dated 29 Sep 2014
108. WITHDRAWAL FROM THE LIST OF DIAGNOSTIC LABS AND IMAGING CENTERS EMPANELLED UNDER CGHS, DELHI Dated 01 AUG 2014
109. STOP REFERALS : DIAGNOSTIC LABS & IMAGING CENTRES Dated 05 AUG 2014
110. EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS/ NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES FOR ECHS IN NEPAL Dated 14 OCT 2014    

 

ECHS GOVT - LETTERS

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1. Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
2. Expansion of ex-servicemen contributory health scheme (ECHS)
3. ECHS exemption to war widows from payment of contribution
4. ECHS exemption to war disabled pensioners from payment of contribution
5. ECHS exemption to war disabled pensioners from payment of contribution
6. ECHS exemption to war disabled pensioners from payment of contribution
7. Civil writ petition no. 210/1999 filed by confederation of ex-servicemen associations V/s union of india - implementation of the court judgement
8. Corrigendum
9. Corrigendum
10. Revised Contractual Fee for ECHS Employment
11. Revision of terms and conditions for contractual employment of medical Specialists and gynaecologist
12. Revision of terms and conditions of leave entitlement of contractual employees at ECHS polyclinics
13. Agreement between contractually engaged person and station commander for rendering services in ECHS polyclinics
14. Shifting of vacancies of doctors and para-medical staff from the polyclinic having low daily sick report to the polyclinics with large number of daily sick report
15. Procedure for contractual employment of staff for ex servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) Polyclinics
16. Applicability of maternity benefit act 1961 to contractual employees of ECHS
17. Office Memorandum
18. Clarification on ECHS membership when husband and wife are defence personnel
19. Corrigendum
20. Extension of ECHS facilities to Nepal domiciled Gorkhas (ndg) ESM
21. Eligibility for joining ECHS-ex-recruits with disability pension
22. Corrigendum
23. Subject: Design Of Polyclinic For ECHS
24. Procedure For Hiring Of Buildings For ECHS Polyclinics In Non Military Stations
25. Procedure For Construction Of ECHS Polyclinics
26. Limits For Powers For Hiring Of Immovable Properties For ECHS Polyclinics At Non Military Stations
27. Procedure For Procurement Of Land In Non-Military Stations For Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
28. Corrigendum
29. Corrigendum
30. Corrigendum
31. Corrigendum
32. Procedure For Procurement of Land In Non Military Station For Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
33. Corrigendum
34. Corrigendum
35. Provision of Civil Telephones With Std Facility For Smart Card Servers
36. Provision of Civil Telephones With STD Facility For ECHS Regional Centres
37. Scales of Furniture And Non Medical Equipment For Poly Clinics of Ex-Servicemen Contributors Health Scheme (ECHS)
38. Purchase of Light Vehicles For Central Organisation And Regional Centres of ECHS.
39. Purchase of Light Vehicles For Regional Centre of ECHS at Guwahati
40. Delegation of Financial Powers For Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
41. Financial Procedure For Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
42. Procedure For Procurement of Drugs And Consumables For Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
43. Procedure For Payment And Reimbursement of Medical Expenses Under ECHS
44. Procedure For Empanelment of Hospitals, Nursing Homes And Diagnostic Centres Under Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
45. Procedure For Procurement of Medical Equipment For ECHS
46. Procedure For Empanelment of Hospitals, Nursing Homes And Diagnostic Centres Under Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)
47. Corrigendum
48. List of Government Letters Regarding Empanelment Of Civil Hospitals/Nursing Homes/Eye Care Centres/Imaging Centres/Diagnostic Lab/Dental Clinics
49. Corrigendum
50. Revised Contractual Fee for ECHS Employment: Amendment Corrigendum 28 may 2013
51. Travelling Allowance for Medical Teatment 10 may 2013
52. EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS/NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES FOR ECHS GOVT LETTER DATED 27 AUG 2013 ISSUED FOR 33rd IMPOWERED COMMITTEE MEETING  
53. Contractual Fees of Person contributually at Ex-servicemen Contributory Health Scheme(ECHS) Polyclinics
54. REVISION OF DELEGATION OF FINANCIAL POWER & FOR PAYMENT AND REIMBURSEMENT OF MANUAL MEDICDAL BILLS
55. Procedure for payment and re-imbursement of Medical Expenses under ECHS: Processing of online bills by Bill Processing Agency (BPA)