The Staff’ State Insurance coverage Company (ESIC) on Sunday determined its medical health insurance scheme ESI will probably be applied all through the nation by the top of 2022.

Presently, the Staff’ State Insurance coverage (ESI) Scheme is absolutely applied in 443 districts and partially applied in 153 districts. A complete of 148 districts aren’t coated below the ESI Scheme.

The ESIC, below the chairmanship of Minister of Labour and Employment Bhupender Yadav, in its 188th assembly held on Sunday has taken vital choices to reinforce the medical care and repair supply mechanism throughout the nation, a labour ministry assertion stated.

It has been determined that the ESI Scheme will probably be applied in the whole nation by the top of 2022, it added.

By the top of the 12 months, the districts that are partially coated and never coated below the scheme will probably be absolutely introduced below the ambit of the ESI Scheme, the assertion stated.

The medical care companies will probably be offered via establishing new DCBOs (dispensary cum department places of work), by empanelling mIMP (Modified Insurance coverage Medical Practitioner) and tie-up hospitals of Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY).

In addition to, the ESIC has determined to arrange 23 new 100-bedded hospitals throughout the nation.

These embody six hospitals in Maharashtra at Palghar, Satara, Pen, Jalgaon, Chakan and Panvel; 4 in Haryana at Hisar, Sonepat, Ambala and Rohatak; two hospitals every in Tamil Nadu (at Chengalpattu and Erode), Uttar Pradesh (Moradabad and Gorakhpur) and Karnataka (Tumkur and Udupi).

ESIC may also arrange one hospital every in Andhra Pradesh (Nellore), Chhattisgarh (Bilaspur), Goa (Mulgaon), Gujarat (Sanad), Madhya Pradesh (Jabalpur), Odisha (Jharsuguda) and West Bengal (Kharagpur).

In addition to these hospitals, 5 dispensaries at 62 locations may also be opened.

Additional, 48 dispensaries in Maharashtra, 12 dispensaries in Delhi and a pair of dispensaries in Haryana will probably be opened.

These hospitals and dispensaries will make sure the supply of high quality medical care to the insured staff and their dependents.

To offer high quality medical care, the ESIC is augmenting its infrastructure by organising new hospitals and upgrading the present ones, it acknowledged.

The ESIC in its assembly additionally determined to permit insured staff and their members of the family to avail cashless medical care companies via Ayushman Bharat PMJAY empanelled hospitals in all of the areas the place the ESI Scheme is partially applied or to be applied, or the place current ESIC healthcare amenities are restricted.

Beneficiaries of ESI Scheme in 157 districts are already availing cashless medical care via this tie-up association.

It was determined that Radiation Oncology and Nuclear Drugs Departments will probably be established at three ESIC Medical School and Hospitals at Sanathnagar, Faridabad and Chennai.

Will probably be the for the primary time that such companies will probably be made out there at ESIC-owned amenities, it added.

Two cath labs at ESIC Medical School and Hospital at Sanathnagar, Telangana and Alwar, Rajasthan will probably be established.

Choice was additionally taken to improve the present 200-bedded ESIC Hospital in Pune to a 500-bed facility.

The upgradation of this hospital will profit 7 lakh staff and their members of the family in Pune.

Different necessary choices taken within the assembly included bettering the medical care companies for insured staff and their members of the family.

The ESIC has determined to take over the state government-run ESIS Hospital, Sonagiri, Bhopal to immediately run it below its administrative management.

For bridging the hole of non-availability of specialists/tremendous specialists in state government-run ESIC Hospitals, ESIC will now interact the required professionals.

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