G.O.Ms.No. 6 Dated:11/01/2017
Read the following:-
1. Representation from the President, APNGOs Association dt:05.05.2016.
2.From the CEO, Dr.NTRVS Trust Lr.No.Dr.NTRVST/166/EHS (Medical reimbursement)/2016, Dt:07.06.2016
Basing on requests received from the Employees Associations and to facilitate quick process of the Medical reimbursement bills, Government have entrusted the Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust to study the medical reimbursement system and analyze the process of reimbursement through the Dr.NTRVS Trust.
2.After going through the relevant materials the Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust submitted the report in the letter 2nd read above stating that the scrutiny of medical bills is being done manually at various levels in the O/o. the Director of Medical Education and no online system is available for reimbursement system.
3.Government after careful examination of the matter hereby withdraw the powers of scrutiny of medical bills from the Director of Medical Education and authorizes the Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust to scrutinize the medical reimbursement bills.
4.The Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust is also permitted to scrutinize the medical reimbursement bills with the existing staff i.e panel specialists as per the existing the APIMA Rules, 1972 and also authorized to collect the necessary charges from the Employee Health Scheme (EHS) funds as per the existing norms and guidelines to pay the specialists services.
5.The Director of Medical Education is directed to handover all the pending medical reimbursement bills to the Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust with immediate effect.
6.The Director of Medical Education is also requested to hand over all the related existing rules/Government Orders issued from time to time, if any, pertaining to medical reimbursement scheme to the Chief Executive Officer, Dr.NTR Vaidya Seva Trust.