Employee state Insurance Corporation provides medical benefits to employees as per ESIC act 1948, under the ministry of labor employment.
To claim the above ESIC benefits, employees should have TIC (Temporary Identification card) with him. TIC will be provided by the employer at the time of joining the organization. Employees get benefits once the contribution to ESIC is started by the employer.
An employee can only get the benefits in a government hospital and recommended hospital by ESIC. The employee has to carry TIC card along with him at the time of visiting any government hospital for medical treatment. An employee, along with dependents also can avail the benefits of ESIC free of cost (without any limit) at any government hospital or recommend hospital by ESIC panel.