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Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
(CGHS-II Section)

Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated the 4th June, 2018


Subject : Change in nomenclature of Nursing Staff in CGHS-regarding.

In continuation of this Ministry’s order of even No dated 08.03.2017 & 10.10.2017 on the subject cited above, the nomenclature of following Nursing Staff of Ayurvedic System in CGHS has been changed as mentioned against each, with immediate effect:-

Sl.No. Existing Nomenclature of the post New Nomenclature
1. Staff Nurse (Ayurvedic) Nursing Officer (Ayurvedic)
2. Nursing Sister (Ayurvedic) Senior Nursing Officer (Ayurvedic)

2. The change in nomenclature as mentioned above doesn’t involve change in duties and responsibilities and any additional financial benefits.

3. This issues with the approval of Competent Authority.

(Dharminder Singh)
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India

Read/Download Ministry of Health & Family Welfare order A.60011/13/2017-CGHS-II dated 04.06.2018