CGHS empanelled hospitals shall not deny Treatment- COVID19
CGHS empanelled hospitals shall not deny treatment facilities – COVID 19
F.No. Z 15025/18/2020/ DIR/CGHS
Min. Of Health and Family Welfare
Department of Health and family Welfare
545-A Nirman Bhawan,New Delhi
Dated the 9th June, 2020
Subject:. Advisory to Health Care Organizations (HCOs) empanelled under CGHS in view of the prevalent Corona Virus (COVID-19) Pandemic
With reference to the above subject the undersigned is directed to state that this ministry is in receipt of representations from CGHS beneficiaries of the difficulties in availing treatment facilities at private hospitals/ Diagnostic Centers empanelled under CGHS. The matter has been reviewed and it is now decided to reiterate that all CGHS empanelled hospitals, which are notified as COVID-Hospitals by State government shall provide treatment facilities to CGHS beneficiaries as per the CGHS norms, for all COVID related treatments.
Similarly, it is again reiterated that all the CGHS empanelled hospitals, which are not notified as COVID Hospitals shall not deny treatment facilities/admission to CGHS beneficiaries and shall charge as per CGHS norms, for all other treatments.
Suitable action shall be taken in case of violation of the guidelines.
( Dr. Sanjay Jain)
- All Health Care Organizations (HCOs) empaneled under CGHS through Addl.Directors of concerned Cities.
- AD(HQ)/Addl. DDG(HQ) ,CGHS/ All Additional Directors, CGHS Cities/zones/MSD Nodal officer, CGHS(MCTC)
Copy for information to
- PPS to OSD , MoHFW
- PPS to AS& DG, CGHS,MoHFW
- PPS to JS(AS), MoHFW
- Under secretary (EHSS), MoHFW
- PS to Director, CGHS