Central Organization, ECHS
Adjutant General’s Branch
Ministry of Defence (Army)
07 Jul 2015
ISSUE OF MEDICAL CERTIFICATE BY ECHS POLYCLINICS
1. Refer Central Org ECHS letter No B/49701-PR/AG/ECHS/ dated 04 Aug 2004, vide which Medical Officers at ECHS Polyclinics were not authorized to issue medical certificates to ECHS beneficiaries.
2. Considering the inconvenience being faced by ECHS beneficiaries, it has been decided that the Medical Officers at ECHS Polyclinics are authorized to issue Medical Certificates to ECHS beneficiaries for following purposes:
(a) Advising bed rest due to any illness.
(b) Fitness certificate to resume duties after undergoing treatment.
(c) Fitness certificate for joining any school/college/private job.
(d) Fitness certificate for membership of swimming pool/ Gym.
3. The ECHS Polyclinics will lay down the timings for issue of such certificates as it should not hamper the treatment to ECHS beneficiaries.
Offg Dir Med
For MD ECHS