The ESI Corporation is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Labour and Employment and is making several benefits available to the workers covered under the scheme in the country. The ESI Scheme was started in 1952. Since then it has been growing and as of now it is covering about 1.95 crore workers in the country and their families. The total number of beneficiaries under the Scheme comes about 7.82 crores which is a significant part of the population of the country.
The ESI Corporation has opened Sub Regional Office at Gurgaon since September-2008 and it is working to cater to the needs of the workers in Gurgaon, Manesar, Dharuhera, Bawal, Rewari, Mahindergarh, Sohna etc. The number of Insured Persons under Sub Regional Office Gurgaon is above 7.76 lakhs and the total number of beneficiaries of the scheme under this Sub Regional Office comes to 31 lakhs approximately.
ESI Gurgaon is providing Medical Benefits through its 11 Dispensaries including 1 Mobile dispensary and tie-up arrangements for Super Specialty with many reputed Medical Institutions including the following three at Gurgaon :-
1. Metro Hospital and Heart Institute
2. Paras Hospital
C-1, Shushant Lok, Sector-43, Gurgaon.
3. Umkal Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.