Central Organisation, ECHS
Adjutant General’s Branch
Ministry of Defence (Army)
Delhi Cantt – 110010
AMENDMENT TO REVISION OF CEILING RATES FOR CARDIAC IMPLANTS
1. Ref this office letter No B/49773/AG/ECHS/Rates/Policy dt 06 Aug 2014.
2. Para 5 of the above quoted letter is amended as follows:-
For: “Prior approval as per procedure outlined in Central Organization ECHS letter No B/49778/AG/ECHS/PA/Ruling dt 28 Jun 2011 will be followed. The reimbursement will be limited to the ceiling rate or actual, whichever is less.”
Read: “Prior approval as per procedure outlined in Central Organization ECHS letter No B/49778/AG/ECHS/PA/Ruling dt 28 Jun 2011 will be followed. However for:-
|(a)||Cardiac procedure listed||– NO approval reqd|
|(b)||Cardiac procedure unlisted & Implants|
(listed & unlisted)
|– Prior approval of Service Cardiologist|
3. The guidelines for coronary/vascular stents will be as mentioned at para 4 of our letter No B/49773/AG/ECHS/Rates/Policy dt 26 Apr 2013.
4. This office letter No B/49773/AG/ECHS/Rates/Policy dt 17 Dec 2015 is hereby cancelled.