The BSNL Corporate Office has issued instructions for the treatment of the COVID-19 patients. The salient features are as follows.
- The requirement that the Designated Officer should visit the patient under indoor treatment, is waived. This applies to all deceases.
- The Covid patients can avail treatment in non-empanelled hospitals. The amount will be restricted to CGHS rates.
- Charges for tele-consultation with doctors will be reimbursed.
- Charges for RTPCR/Rapid Antigen Test will be reimbursed. Rates prescribed by the Statement Government shall be applicable.
The above instructions are valid from 01.04.2021 and up to 30.09.2021.
[Date : 04 - May - 2021]