Expansion of the list of the Dental procedures for Railway beneficiaries
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 30.08.2013
The General Managers,
All Indian Railways/PUs.
Sub: Expansion of the list of the Dental procedures for Railway beneficiaries and extension to the arrangement relating to provision of reimbursement of expenditure incurred on the Dental treatment.
Ref: Board’s letter of even no. dated 14.12.2012.
In continuation of Board’s letter dated 14.12.2012, the matter regarding delegation of powers to Zonal Railways regarding reimbursement of Dental procedure not included in the CGHS List, has been examined in consultation with Finance Directoreate in Board’s office.
It has now been decided that at present reimbursement may be restricted to CGHS approved dental procedures and rates only.
Further, zonal Railways may reimburse the expenditure incurred on other dental procedures which are not included in CGHS lists, if done at the nearest Government Dental College/Hospital as per the charges levied by such institutions (This should not include material and lab charges from outsoureed private agencies).
This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
Source: Railway Board