KATRA:On the demand of Hotel and Restaurant Association of Katra, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Super Speciality Hospital is empanelled in the panel of ESIC ( Employees State Insurance corporation ) for Super Specialty treatments in the first stage and would be empanelled for secondary treatments as well in the near future as disclosed by A K Arya Regional Director & Om Parkash State Medical Commissioner ESIC in a meeting organized by Hotel & Restaurant Association Katra.
While speaking on the occasion Arya and Parkash elaborated in detail the policies, programmes and schemes of ESIC for the benefit of the employees and particularly the latest scheme to Promote Registration of Employers & Employees (SPREE) in which the units can register its employees any time before 30th June without any backdated arrears, penalties or fines because this scheme is only till 30th June and further said that for the facilitation of the units the ESIC employees will sit in Hotel Malti Palace ,Katra on every Monday ,Wednesday and Thursday till 30th so that more and more units may register themselves under this scheme.
Wazir while speaking on the occasion said that empanelment of SMVD Narayana in the panel of ESIC will prove to be mile stone in the sector of health particularly for the employees and their families and asked the department for further simplification in the procedures of registration of employees,refund of bills,referring of patients to the empannelled hospitals and other works.
Kesar thanked the visiting team for sparing their precious time in coming to Katra and elaborating the things in detail viz-a-viz taking all efforts in empanelment of SMVD Narayana in the panel of ESIC.
Prominent among those present in the meeting include Rakesh Ranajan Employees social Welfare Officer,Nishant Sharma,Raj Kumar ,Sudershan Sharma,Rakesh Charak,Rajinder Singh besides representatives and owners of most of the hotels of Katra.