ECHS has formulated SOP for smooth functioning of each and every function of the health scheme operations. Beide provideng direcct treatment to the beneficiaries, another role of ECHS are to refer the patient to the suitable empanelled/attached service hospitals and settle the claims of NA medicine and other bills submitted by the beneficiaries.
A large number of bills kept pending every day because of improper claim submission. Besides providing supporting documents for re-imbursement of NA medicine and other bills, you must follow the advvisory as circulated by ECHS authority. Iy will reduce the possiblity to rrejecct your claim or minimise the re-imbursement time.
The main points of the ECHS advisory is that, while you are submitting bills for re-imbursement, it must have a valid GST number. without mentioning GST number on the bill there is a possibility to reject your claim.
A copy of the ECHS authority is reproduced below for your information-