- CGHS card issued by the Directorate General of Central Government Health Scheme(CGHS) is not transferable.
- Misuse of CGHS card will entail penal consequences and in the case of Government employees, disciplinary action can also be taken.
- The holder of a CGHS card(s) will surrender it to the sponsoring authority when the CGHS card is no longer required by him on account of his superannuation/transfer/or shifting of residence to a non-CGHS covered area.
- Each Ministry / Office sponsoring requisitions for CGHS cards shall maintain a register in Form ‘E’ to record the details of CGHS cards issued as per the recommendation of the Ministry / Office. This register shall be submitted to the Directorate General of CGHS if and when required for scrutiny.