ECHS is financed by the Government of India. Based on a noble aim, and after the detailed deliberations, a comprehensive scheme was taken shape as ECHS, authorised by the Government of India, Ministry of Defence letter No 22(i) 01/US/D(Res) dated 30 Dec 2002. The ECHS was launched on 1st April 2003. With the advent of this scheme, Ex-servicemen pensioners and their dependents who were previously only entitled to treatment in service hospital are now authorised treatment, not only in the service hospitals but also in those civil/private hospitals which are specifically empanelled with the ECHS. Read the latest jobs by ECHS Recruitment here.