What is the maximum period for which medicines can be given in one go ?
For treatment of Chronic illnesses medicines upto ‘3’ months are issued in one go, provided there is a valid prescription.
In case of a beneficiary visiting a foreign country , medicines upto ‘6’ months are issued in respect of chronic illnesses , based on valid prescription and documentary support of visit to a foreign country.
Beneficiary is required to submit an application for obtaining permission from Additional Director of city/zone along with the following documents:-
1. Copy of valid CGHS card/ token card.
2. Valid prescription for six months counter signed by Specialist of Govt. Hospital.
3. Proof of going abroad leaving like ticket, Visa etc.