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Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) - Wellness Centres & CGHS Dispensaries/Hospitals

Written by Dr. Sameer Sippy | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team  on Mar 03, 2016
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Wellness Centres & CGHS Dispensaries/Hospitals

Wellness Centre

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Medical Officers who are in-charge of the dispensaries or hospitals are solely responsible for proper and smooth working of dispensary or hospital as well as to ensure observance of orders that may be issued by the competent authority of CGHS from time to time.

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Working hours of the Wellness Centre/polyclinic:

  • 7.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M. on all working days (except Sunday and Public Holiday)
  • Additional and Limited Emergency Services (in Functional Dispensaries only) - 1.30 P.M.-7.30 A.M next day
  • On Sundays and Public holidays the service continues from 7.30 A.M to 7.30 A.M next day.
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Registration Timings: The registration is stopped 15 minutes prior to the scheduled closing time of the dispensary. However, no patient who is seriously ill is sent back unattended in the dispensary.

Contact Details

All CMOs (Chief Medical Officers) who are in-charge of Wellness Centres are CPIOs (Central Public Information Officers).

References:

  1. National Portal of India - (india.gov.in/citizen/health/cghs.php)
  2. CGHS - Kolkata - (cghskolkata.nic.in)
  3. CGHS - Mumbai - (http://cghsmumbai.gov.in/)

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Respected sir,
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Complain from the TEACHERS of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan KOLKATA REGION.
As a capacity of THE GENERAL SECRETARY, AIKVTA, Kolkata Region, I am complaining against The Additional Director CGHS, Kolkata. Earlier 25 years CGHS facility was continued but now it was stopped from few months and teachers are debarred to avail the CGHS facility. This facility is continued in other metropolitan towns like Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and other places where this facility is available. We are deducting CGHS contribution every month from salary but By order of The Additional Director CGHS, Kolkata, Wellness Hospitals refused to give treatment. So, I beg for issuing order for treatment of K.V. teachers in CGHS of Kolkata Wellness Center.

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Hi All, I am an IT professional and the new proposed scheme looks like the best. CGHS has many draw backs like should be in city to get cards, not all states have good hospitals. Big headache with reimbursement. Modi is doing good job tweet him to support new insurance scheme instead of CGHS which might speed up the process and all employees and retired employees will get insurance cards which never expires in there life time and cashless benifits

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