The existing and retired Govt. employees who have not yet enrolled their names under the health scheme may be allowed to enroll their names within 31.03.12. https://wbxpress.com/enrollment-under-health-scheme-extended-up-to-31-03-2012/
Wife or Husband is one family member in relation to an employee under West Bengal Health Scheme. Medical benefit is extended to the employee as well as to the family members. If a Govt. employee is enrolled under this Scheme the wife/ husband of that employee is one beneficialry; no matter she/ he is working or not. If working to a Govt./ Govt. Aided School M.A. is admissible to her /him.
3: As per Rule 14.1 of Agreement of West Bengal Health Scheme 2008, "All bills and papers related to the beneficiaries treatment shall be handed over in original along with the necessary counter signatures by the authorised persons."
As per Rule 15.1, "If any dispute or difference of any kind whatsoever (the decision whereof is not herein otherwise provided for) shall arise between the Authority of the WBHS 2008 and the Hospital/ Diagnostic Centre upon or in relation to or in connection with or arising out of the Agreement, shall be referred to for arbitration by the Director of Medical Education, West Bengal, who shall give written award of his decision to the Parties. The decision of the Director of Medical Education, West Bengal shall be final and binding. The provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (26 of 1996) shall apply to the arbitration proceedings. The venue of the arbitration proceedings shall be at Kolkata."
So just start a discussion with the Nursing Home authority that you are going to act as per the said rule and going to take legal action. Always keep received copy of your application as a proof.
By the by, you may also contact Medical Cell at Writer’s Buildings for necessary guidance in this regard. Enter Writer’s Buildings through Gate No. 1, and then at the Ground Floor you can find ‘Medical Cell’.
4: A State Govt. Pensioner/ family pensioner seeking enrolment under the West Bengal Health Scheme, 2008 shall exercise option in Form No-I in duplicate along with an undertaking that upon enrolment under the Scheme such Pensioner/ Family pensioner shall forgo the regular medical relief drawn along with monthly pension.
The option shall be submitted to the Pension Sanctioning Authority. The Pension Sanctioning Authority after scrutinizing the option exercised by the pensioner shall issue a certificate of enrolment in Form-II in favour of the Pensioner/ Family pensioner to be effective from the first day of the month following the month in which the certificate is issued.
The Pension Sanctioning Authority shall send one copy of the certificate to the concerned Pay and Accounts Office/ Treasury with a direction to discontinue the drawal of regular medical relief with effect from the first day of the month following the month in which the certificate is issued.
For relevant orders and necessary Forms please follow the link to download.
7: Yes Off Course. If your parents are dependent on you.
10: West Bengal Health Scheme is for State Govt. Employees and State Govt. Pensioners. This is not yet implemented for the teachers.
13: Yes, we hope so.
14: Are you a State Govt. Employee? then yes.
18: 1) No. As mother gets family pension above Rs. 3500/ p.m., she will not be considered as a dependent family member.
2) She is not eligible to enter into WBHS Scheme. Please verify with the latest order for Pensioner.
18: 1) Younger brother is not considered as family member. However Govt. considered and decided that younger brother may be a family member in some special circumstances, e.g. must reside with you. etc.
3) Sure. You can add or delete the name of beneficiaries at any time.
21: I am extremely sorry, I overlooked relevant facts what you had mentioned. Accordingly I over simplified and made wrong comments in 19(2).
She may independently enter into the Health Scheme within 31.03.2012. But she can not be considered as dependent on you. I apologize once again for my mistake. If you need further talking with me please comment/ ask to call and i will call you.
I was enrolled the w.b.h.scheme in the year2009.But I opt out2009 last.Requesting issue a G.O.for fresh enrollment in this scheme .
I am a WB Govt. Agriculture employee. I was enrolled in this w.b.h.scheme in the year 2009 3rd month. Some prob. arise to reimburse the treatment amount. For this reason I have opt-out from this scheme. But day after day G.O. has been modified. In this reason I am requesting to the Govt. of W.B. that please issue a fresh G.O. for again enrollment, who are opted-out. I am now verge of retirement. Diff. illness is arising. I shall be obliged.
If I have had treated my ailments at Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai for Kidney related problems which had a Stage II malignant tumor in a case of unitary kidney & underwent partial nephrectomy , can i get permission to continue follow up treatment there. The ailment was being treated before my entry in to the WBHS’2008 and i have to followup mandatory checkup every year there
I am a work-charged employee Under office of the Special Engineer, salt lake Reclamation & Dev. circle, Sech Bhavan, kol-91. Govt.of West Bengal, I serving in that office since April’1990. My M.A. had been deducted from 2010 to Onwards and Health Scheme Card issued in favour of me from respective Authority. But very unfortunately I Known from our officer , they said no provision to entitled this WBHS’08. So that please give me a proper information about wbhs’08 which can I get said scheme. Also informed it is not a Casual Job. ( No work No Pay). Pure Permanent employee equivalent to Regular Establishment.
are govt aided school teachers eligible for west bengal health scheme 2008?
Work Charged Employees are eligible to avail West Bengal Health Scheme, 2008. There is no ambiguity in it.
I am retired on 31.01.2012 . During my service in Irrigation&waterways department.W.B I have enrolled in health scheme since 2010 . Now I want to continue the said Health Scheme.
So I would requested to issue such G.O that a Govt. employee who enrolled in health scheme during his/her service period may continued after retirement till cancellation of his/her option.
This G.O will be helpful for all Govt. employee.
Are employees of Panchayat Samiti Eligible for West Bengal Health Scheme
I & my mother are enrolled in WBHS2008.I got married recently so what can i do to enroll my wife’s name in the WBHS as she is dependent on me.Please do guide me.thank you.