Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023



Only 33% PMJAY funds spent, CGHS given Rs 500 crore

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.

CGHS, ECHS: Hospitals to ‘stop cashless services’ if dues not paid in 30 days

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.

Suspension of CGHS cashless services: Empanelled hospitals to take call today

December 19, 2019 1:43 am

Over 18 lakh beneficiaries across the country used services under ECHS in 2018-19, shows government data.

CGHS: Empanelled hospitals claim unpaid dues, may reassess cashless services

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.

Pune: CGHS asks empanelled hospitals to get central quality certification

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.

Centre opens health clinics to senior citizens in pilot project

August 30, 2014 12:47 am

Harsh Vardhan: Only 1,447 generic and 622 branded medicines would be prescribed.

CGHS struggles to re-locate wellness centres for want of space

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.

Power of two

July 03, 2014 12:05 am

Proposal to set up a CGHS first aid centre in Shastri Bhawan has finally been implemented.

Notices to 23 hospitals for withdrawing facility

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.

Cashless facility for CGHS beneficiaries under cloud

December 20, 2013 4:16 am

Association of Healthcare Providers India (AHPI) on Thursday threatened to withdraw cashless facility for CGHS.