Some empanelled hospitals have stopped providing services citing reasons of delayed payments, low CGHS rates of treatment etc. 407 empanelled hospitals have not renewed Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Ex-Servicemen Contributory Scheme over the time
Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) has published the updated city wise list of empanelled hospitals. Regional Centres will initiate action to complete the formalities required for empanelling hospitals approved for empanelment vide letter under reference.
The rates for ECHS hospitals, Dental Centres and Diagnostic Centres as approved by the Empowered Committee will be as per CGHS rates and will be notified by ECHS from time to time
To facilitate ECHS beneficiaries Ministry of Defence allows ECHS Polyclinics to issue Medical Certificates
Defence Ministry has issued an addendum for taking medicines up to 7 days from the date of discharge for those who have taken treatment form the empaneled ECHS hospitals
Defence Ministry has announced 101 Hospitals/Nursing homes empanelled in ECHS recommended by 5th screening committee
Defence Ministry has published the approved list of 101 empanelled hospitals/ diagnostic centres of ECHS