Central Organisation, ECHS
Adjutant General’s Branch
Ministry of Defence (Army)
Delhi Cantt - 110010
06 Dec 2013
USE OF INJECTABLES (ANTI VEGF AGENTS)
1.Further to this office letter No B/49762/AG/ECHS dt 19 Aug 13, addressed to Regional Centre Pune with copy to all Regional Centres.
2.It was observed that the empanelled facilities were taking approval on Appx A for Inj Avastin for Ophthalmic use and there was a wide variation in rates. The issue was deliberated in consultation with service ophthalmologist and Rs.200/- (Two thousand only) per dose of Inj Avastin for Ophthalmic use be applied across all ECHS empanelled institutes.
3. The Cost of the procedure (CGHS code 147) will be over and above cost of the Injection.
4. The rates will be applicable from 01 Jan 2014.