Reimbursement of OPD medicines to CS(MA) beneficiaries
Ministry of Health nad family welfare
Dated 1st April 2020
Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi
Subject : Reimbursement of OPD medicines to CS(MA) beneficiaries : Special Sanction in view of COVID-19 -reg.
In view of Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) panademic, all out efforts are being made by the Goverment to contain the impact by instituting measures at community as well as individual level.
Guidelines for maintaaining social distancing between individuals have already been issued by the Goverment. In the spirit of above guidelines, the undersigned is directed to state that CS(MA) beneficiaries getting medicines for chronic diseases may purchase medicines from the local pharmacy till 30.04.2020, based on the prescription of Authorized Medical Attendant, already held by the beneficiaries.
The Medical claim for reimbursement shall be submitted by the beneficiary to the concerned Ministry/Department/Organization for further processing.
Deputy Secretary to the Goverment of India
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