Haemodialysis of chronic kidney disease patients without referral till 31 Jul 2021: ECHS order dated 05.05.2021
Central Organisation ECHS
Adjutant General’s Branch
Integrated Headquarters MoD(Army)
Thimayya Marg, Near Gopinath Circle
05 May 2021
All Regional Centres
HAEMODIALYSIS OF CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE PATIENTS
1. In view of the surge in the cases of COVID-19 and limited availability of emp hosp which are COVID-19 positive designated hosp undertaking dialysis of COVID-19 positive patients, has resulted in large numbers of ECHS beneficiaries facing difficulties to undergo Haemodialysis.
2. Haemodialysis is to be considered as a life saving emergency, hence no referral is read to be taken from parent polyclinic. Patient may obtain treatment without referral from Service/Emp/Non Emp/Govt Hosp/Med College till 31 Jul 2021.
3. The situation shall be reviewed after 31 Jul 2021.
4. This is for your info and wide dissemination to all the ECHS Polyclinics under their AoR.
for MD ECHS
(Ops & Coord) Sec – for info pl.
Stats & Automation Sec – for uploading the letter on ECHS website.