Cir. Memo No.5164/A/2020-2. Dated:18.01.2021. Telangana State Employees and pensioners COVID Treatment Medical Reimbursement now Up to 1lakh.
Sub:- HM&FW Dept. DME – Clarification on sanction of medical reimbursement claim for COVID-19 treatment for all the employees both serving as well as retired State Government employees- Issued – Regarding.
Ref: 1.U.O.No.8346/Ser.1/A1/2020, Dated.31.10.2020 of the Home (Ser.I) Department. 2. From the Director of Medical Education, Hyderabad No.46363/MA/2020, dt: 27.11.2020
In reference 1 cited, the Home (Ser.1) Department has requested clarification on sanction of medical reimbursement claim for COVID-19 treatment for all State Government employees both serving as well as retired.
2. In reference 2 cited, the Director of Medical Education, Hyderabad has furnished his remarks in the matter.
3. After careful examination of the matter, it is clarified that at para 7 of amendments issued in G.O.Ms.No.105, HM&FW (K1) Department, Dtd.09.04.2007, it is mentioned that the State Government employees both in service and retired and their dependents and all other eligible categories are allowed to secure treatment under emergency cases.
Hence, all the State Government employees as well as retired employees and their dependents, who are admitted as in-patient for COVID-19 treatment are eligible for medical reimbursement claim, if they are admitted in the hospital in an emergency condition. The ceiling limit for this treatment is limited to Rs.1,00,000/- (One lakh only).
4. All the Departments are requested to take action accordingly.