CGHS & ECHS EMPANELMENTS
FOR HOSPITALS & HEALTHCARE SERVICES
INCLUDING MEDICAL TESTING LABORATORIES
OUR CONSULTANCY SERVICES INCLUDES FOLLOWING SERVICES
National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH-QCI) has been entrusted with the task of assessing hospitals as per set criteria for empanelment of Hospitals with Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS).
Empanelment Programme CGHS/ ECHS
About CGHS Schemes
Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS):
It is a health care facility scheme providing Comprehensive medical care to the Central Government employees and pensioners enrolled under the scheme across the India.
About ECHS Schemes
Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS):
It has been established to provide quality Medicare to Armed Forces Veterans (AFV) and their dependents through a network of ECHS Polyclinics, service medical facilities and civil empanelled / government hospitals spread across the country.
1. CGHS in order to ensure quality Healthcare services to all its beneficiaries has gone into MoU with Quality Council of India (QCI) for assessment of Hospitals on behalf of CGHS for empanelment. NABH-QCI empanelment program based on the application format specified for empanelment under CGHS and Based on the assessment, NABH-QCI will submit its recommendations to the CGHS and also display on website at www.nabh.co
2. ECHS in order to ensure quality Healthcare services to all its beneficiaries has gone into MoU with Quality Council of India (QCI) for assessment of Hospitals on behalf of ECHS for empanelment. NABH-QCI empanelment program based on the application format specified for empanelment under and Based on the assessment, NABH-QCI will submit its recommendations to the ECHS and also display on website at www.nabh.co
How to apply for CGHS/ECHS empanelment?
Completely filled application form along with covering letter by the HCO on their letter head to be submitted to NABH office.
HOW QualityKonnect WILL HELP YOU TO GET ACCREDITATION?
Once your Organization determines to go for Empanelment, QualityKonnect Consultants shall guide you in each and every step of the process, starting from 'CONCEPTION' to "REALIZATION'.
Preparing the Organization
The Organization should have implemented the Standard before applying. QualityKonnect Consultants with their expertise shall help your organization to understand the standard and train your staffs and implement at your organization.
Preparing your organization will cover the following activities:
GAP Analysis report of entire Organization as per guidelines and suggest changes in Infrastructure, Personnel or any Regulatory or Statutory compliances if required.
Preparation of various Quality Documents like Quality Manual, Hospital Wide Manual, Departmental SOPs, Files, Formats etc.
Training of staffs
Formation of Core Quality Team and guide them implementing standard throughout the organization.
Formation of various Committees .
Conducting Internal Audit.
Statutory Compliance Guidelines.
Providing guidelines for various displays.
Implementing policies for capturing Quality Indicators.
Filling Application process.
Once the organization is ready for Application, QualityKonnect shall help you to fill the application. organization should provide all the information very carefully as this is relevant to determine the scope of services and to take the process further. This is why you need the expertise, and we have inevitable experiences in this domain for more than a decade.
Implantation of standard
In the mean time, when your application is being scrutinized by the authorities and plan your readiness visit, QulaityKonnect Consultants shall be guiding you to implement the standard throughout your organization by conducting training of Staffs, Internal Audit, various Mock drill and other implementation process. Before the pre-assessment, it is important to check the readiness of your organization. Our experts shall conduct the Mock audit just the way it is done by to ensure the preparedness of the organization to face the actual assessment.
Final-Assessment of your organization
After organization has taken necessary corrective action to the non-conformities raised during the readiness visit, accreditation body shall propose a final assessment. During the Final Assessment, the assessor will check the entire facilities covered under accreditation and review the documented management system in detail and verifies its compliance to the standards.
During the Final Assessment, QualityKonnect shall extend the entire assessment support from the backend. At the end of the assessment, our expert will guide you to make details assessment report along with proper corrective and preventive action against the Assessor's observations raised during the assessment and supporting documents will submit to QCI / Assessor within recommended time frame.
Once your submitted corrective/ preventive action against the observations raised by the assessor is accepted by the Assessor, you will get the empanelment.