Employees State insurance Corporation on 17 April 2023 has announced that the provision for seeding and authentication of Aadhaar of the newly registered insured Persons, ESIC employees and Pensioners has been implemented in the system.
An employer can seed Aadhaar Number while registering an Employee. After authentication of Aadhaar, the personal details of the employee will get auto populated in the system. Also, by providing consent, ABHA (Ayushman Bharat Health Account) No. of the employee will also be generated on the basis of provided Aadhaar Number. ABHA number is a unique identity and shall identify a person, and update his health records across multiple Healthcare service providers.