Setting up of CGHS Wellness Centres – Lok Sabha QA

Setting up of CGHS Wellness Centres – Criteria, State/ UT-wise & city-wise details of CGHS Wellness Centres in the country and details about beneficiaries of Rajasthan State

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE
LOK SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 2899

TO BE ANSWERED ON 12TH MARCH, 2021

SETTING UP OF CGHS WELLNESS CENTRES

2899. SHRI BHAGIRATH CHOUDHARY:
SHRI SUMEDHANAND SARASWATI:
SHRIMATI POONAMBEN MAADAM:

Will the Minister of HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE be pleased to state:

(a) the details of the criteria fixed to set up dispensaries/hospitals under Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) in the country along with the details thereof;

(b) the details of the dispensaries/hospitals currently functional under CGHS in the country, location-wise and State-wise;

(c) the total number of beneficiaries who received treatment under CGHS facility in Rajasthan under the said scheme during the last five years along with the district-wise details of the beneficiaries thereof;

(d) whether the Government has made any assessment with regard to availability of CGHS dispensaries in various cities in proportion to the number of eligible beneficiaries, if so, the details and the outcome thereof along with the corrective steps taken by the Government thereon;

(e) whether the Government proposes to set up new dispensaries/ hospitals in the districts with more than 1000 beneficiaries under CGHS; and

(f) if so, the time by which these dispensaries/ hospitals are likely to be set up?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE (SHRI ASHWINI KUMAR CHOUBEY)

(a): The norms for opening a new Wellness Centre under CGHS are as under:-

I. In an existing CGHS City:-

For opening a new CGHS Wellness Centre in an existing CGHS City, there has to be a minimum of 2000 Card holders (serving employees of Central Government and Central Civil Pensioners).

II. Extension of CGHS to a new City:-

For extension of CGHS to a new City, there has to be a minimum of 6000 Card holders.

Opening of new CGHS Wellness Centre(s) is considered as per extant norms & subject to availability of resources.

(b): A statement showing CGHS Wellness Centres / Hospitals in the country is at Annexure-I.

(c): A statement showing total number of beneficiaries who received treatment under CGHS facility in Rajasthan during the last five years is at Annexure-II.

(d): No such assessment has been done.

(e) & (f): Presently, there is no such proposal

Annexure-I

State/ UT-wise and city-wise details of CGHS Wellness Centres in the country

 State / Union Territory  City  Allopathic Dispensary  AYUSH Units  Poly Clinics CGHS Hospitals
 Andhra Pradesh Guntur 1
Nellore 1
Rajahmundry 1
Vijayawada 1
Visakhapatnam 2
 Assam Guwahati 5 1
Dibrugarh 1
Silchar 1
 Bihar Chappra 1
Darbhanga 1
Gaya 1
Muzzafarpur 1
Patna 5 1 1
Chhattisgarh Raipur 2 1
 Delhi  Delhi  87  34  4 4 (1 AYUSH)
Goa Panaji 1
 Gujarat Ahmedabad 8 2 1
Gandhinagar 1
Vadodara 1
 Haryana Ambala 1
Faridabad* 2
Gurgaon* 2 1
Sonipat* 1
Himachal Pradesh  Shimla  1
Jammu & Kashmir (UT) Jammu 2
 Srinagar  1
Jharkhand Dhanbad 1
Ranchi 3 3
Karnataka Bengaluru 10 3 1
 Kerala Thiruvananthapuram 3 2
Kochi 1
Kannur 1
Kozhikode 1
 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal 2 1
Gwalior 1
Jabalpur 5 1
Indore 1 2
 Maharashtra Mumbai 26 5 2
Nagpur 11 3 1
Pune 9 3 1
Manipur Imphal 1
Meghalaya Shillong 2 1
Mizoram Aizawl 1 1
Nagaland Kohima 1
 Odisha Berhampur 1
Bhubaneshwar 3 1
Cuttack 1
 Punjab Amritsar 1
Jalandhar 1
Puducherry Puducherry 1
 Rajasthan Ajmer 1
Jodhpur 1
Jaipur 7 2 1
Kota 1
Sikkim Gangtok 1
 Tamil Nadu Chennai 14 4 2
Tiruchirappalli 1
Tirunelveli 1
Telangana Hyderabad 13 6 2
Tripura Agartala 1 1
Uttarakhand Dehradun 3
 Uttar Pradesh Agra 1
Prayagraj 7 2 1
Aligarh 1
Baghpat 1
Bareilly 1
Ghaziabad* 1
Gorakhpur 1
Greater Noida* 1
Indirapuram* 1
Kanpur 9 3
Lucknow 9 3 1
Meerut 6 2
Moradabad 1
Noida* 2
Saharanpur 1
Sahibabad* 1
Varanasi 2
 West Bengal Jalpaiguri 1
Kolkata 18 4 1
Siliguri 1
Chandigarh (UT)  Chandigarh  1
Total 331 93 19 4

[N.B. (*) asterisk mark shows Wellness Centre(s) under the administrative control of CGHS, Delhi]

Annexure-II

Total number of CGHS Beneficiaries, who availed treatment under CGHS in Rajasthan during last five years

Year Jaipur Jodhpur* Kota* Ajmer*
2016 406978
2017 396755
2018 486288
2019 476418 4657 2957 8735
2020 379282 19443 8939 24239
Total 2145721 24100 11896 32974

[*CGHS has taken over postal dispensaries at Jodhpur, Kota and Ajmer from 1.4.2019 and CGHS Wellness Centres are functional in these cities since then.]

Source: Lok Sabha

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