Tuesday, June 02, 2009

Revised rates of CGHS subscription under Central Government Health Scheme due to revision of pay and allowance of Central Government employees

Revision of rates of subscription under Central Government Health Scheme due to revision of pay and allowance of CG employees and revision of Pension / Family Pension on account of implementation of recommendations of the 6th Central Pay Commission.

Monthly Contributions for availing CGHS facility:
S.No.Grade Pay drawn by the officerContribution
(Rupees per month)
1Upto Rs.1,650/- per month50/-
2Rs.1,800/-, Rs.1,900/-, Rs.2,000/-, Rs.2,400/-,
and Rs.2,800/- per month
125/-
3Rs.4,200/- per month225/-
4Rs.4,600/-, Rs.4,800/-, Rs.5,400/-
and Rs.6,600 per month
325
5Rs.7,600 and above per month500/-


Entitlements of Wards in private hospitals empanelled under CGHS:
S.No.Ward EntitlementPay drawn in Pay Band
1General Ward: Upto Rs.13,950/-
2Semi-Private Ward: Rs.13,960/- to Rs. 19,530/-
3Private Ward: Rs. 19,540/- and above


Monetary Ceiling for Free Diet:The monetary ceiling for free diet for CGHS beneficiaries is revised to Pay / Pension / Family Pension of Rs. 7,450/- per month.

Monetray ceiling for free diet for beneficiaries suffering from TB or Mental Disease:The monetry ceiling for free diet in case of beneficiary suffering from TB or Mental Disease is revised to pay / pension / family pension of Rs. 11,160/- per month.

Pay slab for determining the entitlement of Nursing Home facilities in Central Government / State Government / Municipal Hospitals:The monetary ceiling for determining the entitlement of nursing home faicilities in Central Government / State Government / Municipal Hospitals is revised to Pay / pension / family pension Rs. 13,950/- per month and above.

Monetary ceiling for direct consultation with Specialists in Central Government / State Government / Municipal Hospitals:The monetary ceiling for determining the entitlement for direct consultation with Specialists in Central Government / State Government / Municipal Hospitals is revised to pay / pension / family pension of Rs. 33,480/- per month and above.Hospitals

Pay slab for determining the entitlement of accomodation in AIIMS, New Delhi:
S.No.Pay (in the pay band)/ Pension / Family Pension
drawn per month
Ward Entitlement
1Upto Rs.19,530/-General Ward
2From Rs.19,540/- to Rs. 25,110/-Private Ward
3: Rs. 25,120/- and abovePrivate Ward / Deluxe Ward


It is clarified that the reference to pay in this order relates to the pay drawn in the pay band. Pensioners have an option to get their CGHS pensioners card made by either making CGHS contribution on an annual basis (Twelve months) or by making contribution for 10 (ten) years [120 (one hundred and twenty) months] for getting a pensioners CGHS card with life-time validity.

This issues with the concurrence of the Department of Expenditure vide its' Office Memorandum, No. 18(1)/EV/2009 dated the 17th April, 2009.


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