Entitlement of Hospital Wards for Railway Medical beneficiaries
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
No. 2016-H-1/11/69/Hospital Recognition
New Delhi, Dated 08.05.2018
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways & Production Units.
Sub: Entitlement of Hospital Wards for Railway Medical beneficiaries in Railway empanelled Hospitals.
The issue of revision of entitlement of wards in railway empanelled hospitals for railway medical beneficiaries as contained in para 5 of Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) circulated as an annexure to Board’s letter of even number dated 23.12.2016 has been under consideration of this Ministry.
2.Keeping in view the guidelines circulated by M/o Health & Family Welfare pursuant to acceptance of 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC), the matter has been examined in consultation with Finance Directorate of this Ministry and it has been decided that revised criteria for entitlement of wards in railway empanelled hospital for railway medical beneficiaries will be as under:
S.No. Corresponding basic pay drawn by the office in 7th CPC Per month Entitlement
1 Upto Rs. 47,600/- General ward
2 Rs.47,601/- to Rs. 63,100 Semi-private ward
3 Rs.63,101/- and above Private ward
3. This issues with the concurrent of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways (RailwaY Board).
(This disposes of Southern Railway’s letter No. MD.34/I/Referral Hospital dated 21.02.2018).
Joint Director-II/ Health Railway Board
New Delhi, dated 08.05.2018