Stamping on Prescriptions for Investigations at Private CGHS empanelled Diagnostic Labs / Imaging Centres Hospitals
Government of India
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Department of Health & Family Welfare
Directorate General of CGHS
Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi 110 011
No: Misc. 59/16-17/Hospital Cell /CGHS(HQ)
Dated the 14th December, 2016
Subject:- Investigations at Private CGHS empanelled Diagnostic Labs / Imaging Centres Hospitals.
With reference to the above mentioned subject the attention of the CGHS empanelled Diagnostic Labs / Imaging Centres / Hospitals is drawn to the procedure for undergoing investigations on the basis of prescription from a Government Specialist / CGHS Medical Officer and to state that it has now been decided that the empanelled Diagnostic Labs / Imaging Centres / Hospitals shall stamp the date and the number of tests performed with name of the centre on the body of the original prescription document as part of checks and balance measures in the process.