Employee State Insurance Act
Section 59: Establishment and maintenance of hospitals, etc,. by Corporation
The Corporation may, with the approval of the State Government, establish and maintain in a State such hospitals, dispensaries and other medical and surgical services as it may think fit for the benefit of insured persons and (where such medical benefit is extended to their families) their families.
(2) The Corporation may enter into agreement with any [* * *] local authority, private body or individual in regard to the provision of medical treatment and attendance for insured persons and (where such medical benefit is extended to their families) their families, in any area and sharing the cost thereof.
(3) The corporation may also enter into agreement with any local authority, local body or private body for commissioning and running Employees State Insurance hospitals through third party participation for providing medical treatment and attendance to insured persons and where such medical benefit has been extended to their families.
ESI (Employee State Insurance)