ECHS Empanelled Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Centres – 06th June 2017
Central Organisation. ECHS
Adjutant General’s Branch
Ministry of Defence (Army)
Delhi Cantt- 110 010
06 Jun 2017
IHQ of MoD (Navy)/Dir ECHS (N)
Air HO (VBYDPS
HO Southern Command (A,/ECHS)
HO Eastern Command (A/ECHS)
HO Western Command (A/’ECHS)
HO Central Command (A/ECHS)
HO Northern Command (A/ECHS)
HO South Western Command (A/ECHS)
HQ Andaman & Nicobar Command (A/ECHS)
All Regional Centre ECHS
EMPANELMENT OF HOSPITALS/NURSING HOMES AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTRES
1.Refer Govt Of India. Min of Def letter NO 22B (03)2017-WE/D(Res-I)dated 02 Jun 2017 (Copy enclosed and softcopy is also uploaded in ECHS website on www.echs.gov.in).
2.Regional Centres will initiate action to complete the formalities required for empanelling hospitals approved for empanelment vide letter under reference. A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) Will be signed with each of the Hospital by the Director, Regional Centre ECHS concemed. The MOA will be made on Rs 100/- (Rupees one hundred only) non judicial stamp paper and will be valid for two years from the date of signing of the agreement. The payment for the stamp paper will be made by the empanelled facility. The following documents will be attached to MOA as Annexures:-
(a) Health facilities for which recognised. (Copy of Annexure of Govt letter pertaining to hosp).
(b) Negotiated Rates (only one rate per code No. as a pplicable to the medical facility will be mentioned and negotiated rated would be lower than CGHS rates).
3. Rates applicable will be as per prevalent CGHS rates/negotiated/existing hospitals rates whichever is lower (to be indicated by asterix)_
Disposal of Application Forms and MOA
4. Application forms in respect of the Hospitals approved for empanelment by DoESW of MOD will be retumed by the Central Organisation, ECHS to the Regional Centres concerned from where they originated.
5.The application forms will be stored in safe custody Of Regional Centres_ The application form will NOT be destroyed for two years after termination Of the period of validity of the MOA.
6. The original and duplicate copies of MOA will be retained by the Regional Centres and the empanelled facility respectively. Additional photocopies Of MOA alongwith Annexures including rates will be forwarded/distributed as under:-
(a) Central Organisation ECHS.
(b) Concerned Area ! Sub Area f Independent Sub Area.
(c) Concerned SEMOs.
(d) Concerned Polyclinics.
(e) Concerned CDAs.
7.Formal referrals to empanelled facilities as per laid down procedures can commence after signing of the MoA.