The Employees’ State
Insurance Scheme is administered by a Corporate body called the
State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), which has members
Central Government, State
profession and the
Committee constituted from among the members of the Corporation
acts as the Executive Body for the administration of the Scheme.
There is also a Medical
Benefit Council to advise the Corporation on matters connected
with the provision of Medical Benefit.
The Director General who is the Chief Executive of
the Corporation is also ex-officio member of the Corporation and of
its Standing Committee.
Besides the Hqrs.Office in New Delhi, the Corporation has 23
Regional Offices and 12 sub-Regional Offices at Vijayawada,
Vadodara, Surat, Hubli, Pune, Nagpur, Coimbatore, Madurai,
Tirunelveli, Noida, Varanasi and Barrackpore and 844 Local Offices
and Cash offices all over the country for the administration of the
The Medical care under the Scheme is administered
by State Governments, who have the statutory responsibility in this
regard, except in Delhi State and Noida area of U.P. Besides, the
ESI Hospital, K.K. Nagar at Chennai, ESI Hospital, Thakurpukur at
Calcutta and ESI Hospital at Nagda are also being run directly by