Monday, September 20, 2021

Two 100 bedded ESIC hospitals will be set up at Haroholli, Narsapur in Karnataka

Two new 100 bedded Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) hospitals will be set up at Haroholli and Narsapur in Karnataka. Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav has announced  many important decision at the 185th meeting of ESIC. Besides,  seven new dispensaries were also approved for Kerala.

The Labour Minister also announced to extend the Atal beemit vyakti kalyan yojana upto 30th June next year.  This is a scheme for unemployment allowance paid at 50 per cent  of wages for three  months to those insured persons who lose their jobs for any reason.  The meeting  also decided that wherever in house facilities are not available in ESIC hospitals then  patients would be referred to empanelled private medical service providers.

Wherever any ESI facility is at a distance of more than 10 kilometers  from the patients, then the  patients can directly approach the empanelled hospitals for treatment.  In the meeting, one 30 bedded hospital was also  approved for Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh.

A dedicated earmarked fund was also approved to  provide for long term liabilities for the ESIC covid relief scheme. The meeting  also approved that the ESIC Dental College working from temporary structures at Rohini, Delhi would be shifted to new building at the ESIC Hospital Basaidarapur campus.

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