Suspension of empanelment of Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute, Ravinagar Square, Nagpur – CGHS order dated 19.07.2022
Government of India
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
Office of Additional Director
Central Govt. Health Scheme
Seminary Hills, Nagpur-440006.
Sub:- Suspension of empanelment of Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute, Ravinagar Square, Nagpur — Reg.
With reference to the above mentioned subject, the undersigned is directed to draw attention to the Office Memorandum No. CGHS/NP/ Admn./HEMP/2014/1758 dated 17.11.2014 vide which Sengupta Hospital & Research Instituie, Ravinagar Square, Nagpur was empanelled under CGHS Nagpur.
As per the NABH website, the NABH accreditation of Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute, Ravinagar Square, Nagpur was valid till 19.12.2021 only and vide this office letter no. CGHS/NP/ADMIN/CMO (Hospital)/NA NABH/2022/3628 dated 08.02.2022 and CGHS/NP/ADMIN/CMO (Hospital)/NABH/2022/942 dated 31.05.2022, the said Hospital was asked to submit the valid NABH accredited certificate on or before 10.06.2022 till 5:00 PM to continue the empanelment under CGHS Nagpur, failing which the said Hospital will be required to submit the Demand Draft (DD) in favor of “Additional Director, CGHS, Nagpur” of an amount equivalent to 15% Performance Bank Guarantee (i.e Rs. 1.50,000/-) to this Office and the empanelment in r/o the said Hospital may be suspended until valid NABH accreditation certificate is submitted as per MOA.
As per letter dated 21.06.2022 received from Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute. Nagpur on 27.06.2022, the application for the renewal of NABH Accreditation was submitted and the date of assessment provided by NABH team was 19th & 20th of Feb, 2022. The NC of Assessment cycle 1 was received on 22nd Feb, 2022, which had been replied and the NC of assessment cycle 2 was received on 3rd june 2022 which is being replied and waiting for the confirmation from NABH and the hospital requested that there has been no fault in the delay and hence not to deduct 15% of Performance Rank Guarantee and not to de-empanel the hospital.
As per letter dated 21.06.2022 received from Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute, Nagpur on 27.06.2022, the clause of an amount equivalent to 15% Performance Bank Guarantee (i.e Rs. 1,50,000/-) was waived off by this Office.
But, till date, the valid NABH accredited certificate was not received by this Office. As per the MOA clause no. 18(8), “the empanelled HCO can be removed from list of empanelled Hospital, if not recommended by NABH/NABL/QCI at any stage”. Hence, Sengupta Hospital & Research Institute, Ravinagar Square, Nagpur is suspended till the submission of Valid NABH accredited certificate.
The treatment of the CGHS beneficiaries already admitted in the said Hospital prior to the issue of this order shall be continued to be provided at CGHS rates till the completion of their treatment and their bills would be submitted to NHA portal in case of CGHS Pensioner beneficiary and handed over the bill in case of CGHS serving beneficiary and would submit the bill in O/o the Additional Director, CGHS, Nagpur in case of CGHS Staff member.
Dr.(Mts.) Vijaya V. Motghare
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