Process Simplification-Referral of patients for Treatment, Investigations, Physiotherapy, etc. to the Private Empanelled and other Govt. Hospitals
Government of India, Ministry Of Railways, Railway Board issued circular vide No. 2018/Trans Cell//Health/Medical Issues dated: 24.01.2019 regarding Process Simplification-Referral of patients for Treatment, Investigations, Physiotherapy, etc. to the Private Empanelled and other Govt. Hospitals and Ref: Railway Board’s letter no. 2018/Trans Cell/Health/Zonal Hospitals dated 13.06.2018, GM/NWR’s letter no. G/HQ/NWR/TC dated 08.01.2019.With reference to GM/NWR’s letter at (2) and Board’s letter at (1) above, Board (MS, FC & CRB) in consultation with Health Directorate have approved the following:
Railway Medical Beneficiary may be referred for treatment, investigations, physiotherapy, dental treatment, etc., to the private empanelled and other Government hospitals by two doctors: The treating Doctor and one Doctor from administrative side or as nominated by MD/CMS/CMO in-charge of the hospital.
Other extant instructions/guidelines issued from Board on the subject shall remain unchanged or as modified from time to time.
This issues with the concurrence of Associate Finance of Transformation Cell of Railway Board.
Kindly acknowledge the receipt and ensure compliance.
Source: Railway Board