August 31, 2011 at 9:15 pm #60489
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/September 1, 2011 at 9:09 pm #60490
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.September 14, 2011 at 3:31 pm #60491
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’.September 14, 2011 at 3:35 pm #60492
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.October 21, 2011 at 9:27 pm #60493
7: Yes Off Course. If your parents are dependent on you.October 29, 2011 at 6:02 pm #60494
10: West Bengal Health Scheme is for State Govt. Employees and State Govt. Pensioners. This is not yet implemented for the teachers.November 20, 2011 at 9:58 pm #60495
13: Yes, we hope so.November 20, 2011 at 9:59 pm #60496
14: Are you a State Govt. Employee? then yes.December 23, 2011 at 11:43 pm #60497
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.December 23, 2011 at 11:48 pm #60498
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.
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