The Government of India’s Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has announced an extension of the deadline for already empaneled hospitals under the Central Government Health Scheme (DGCGHS) to submit acceptance letters for revised terms and conditions of the Memorandum of Agreement. The new deadline has been set for February 28, 2023, or until new rates are finalized, whichever occurs first. The validity of empanelment for these hospitals will also be extended until this date
Submission of Acceptance letter for terms and conditions of revised MoA by already empanelled hospitals under CGHS and the validity of empanelment till 28th February 2023
File No: FTS No: 8127278, S-11045/36/2012/CGHS(HEC)
File Name: Extension of validity period of already empanelled HCOs under CGHS
Government of India
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
Directorate General Central Govt. Health Scheme (DGCGHS)
(Hospital Empanelment Cell)
Room No. 545 A, Nirman Bhawan,
New Delhi -110011
Dated 29th December 2022
Subject: Extension of date for submission of Acceptance letter for terms and conditions of revised MoA by already empanelled hospitals under CGHS and the validity of empanelment till 28th February 2023 or till finalization of new rates whichever is earlier.
With reference to the above mentioned subject, the undersigned is directed to draw attention to the OM No S- 11011/09/2022/ CGHS (HEC) dated the 13 September 2022 and 14th October 2022 vide which orders were issued for submission by the HCOs already empanelled under CGHS of acceptance letter for the terms and conditions of revised MoA by 318! December 2022 to the concerned Additional Director, CGHS. Since then this Ministry is in receipt of representations from various quarters for extension of time, the matter has been reviewed by the Ministry it has been now decided that the validity of empanelment of CGHS empanelled HCOs, as per the existing terms and conditions of empanelment, has been extended till agin February 2023 or till finalization of new rates, whichever is earlier.
It has also been decided that the date for submission of the acceptance letter and revised MOA has been extended till 28th February 2023.
The Additional Directors, CGHS are advised to bring the contents of this letter to the notice of all empanelled HCOs