January 12, 2020 2:02 am
In a recent finance meeting, Rs 500 crore from PMJAY’s original kitty of Rs 6,400 crore was therefore allotted to the cash-strapped Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS), which has close to Rs 1,000 crore dues pending to private hospitals, which are threatening to exit government schemes.
December 20, 2019 4:06 am
Cashless services for the Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) may also be suspended, he said, adding that the association will wait for “about a month” for dues to be cleared.
December 19, 2019 1:43 am
Over 18 lakh beneficiaries across the country used services under ECHS in 2018-19, shows government data.
October 27, 2019 1:11 am
The Health Ministry, at the same time, is learnt to have sent a request for additional funds of over Rs 1,000 crore for CGHS in the next Budget.
November 19, 2015 4:51 am
Out of 66 such hospitals and diagnostic centres in the city, only 16 have NABH certification. Several others are in the process of applying.
August 30, 2014 12:47 am
Harsh Vardhan: Only 1,447 generic and 622 branded medicines would be prescribed.
July 18, 2014 4:41 pm
As wellness centres stand on properties of private parties, they have been directed to vacate the premises at the earliest.
July 03, 2014 12:05 am
Proposal to set up a CGHS first aid centre in Shastri Bhawan has finally been implemented.
March 11, 2014 5:15 am
AHPI maintains that it is untenable for hospitals to continue giving cashless services as there is Rs 202 crore outstanding to hospitals.
December 20, 2013 4:16 am
Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI) on Thursday threatened to withdraw cashless facility for CGHS.