ECHS Veteran Patient Care and Assistance Teams to ensure better medical facility for Ex-Servicemen
Veteran Patient Care and Assistance (VPCA) Teams – A Vigilance Mechanism in ECHS
DG (DC & W)
Adjutant General’s Branch
Integrated HQ of MoD (Army)
New Delhi – 110 011
12 Jul 2018
1. Ex Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) is a welfare oriented scheme providing effective healthcare to Ex Servicemen and their dependents. Since in 2003, the scheme has expanded exponentially and has nearly 52 lakh beneficiaries today throughout the length and breadth of the country.
(iv) Surprise physical check of Medicines I Dispensary.