Uttarakhand Health Department

Department NameUttarakhand Medical Health and Family Welfare Department
Department Contact OfficerDirector General of Medical, Health & Family Welfare
Contact Officer DesignationDirectorate of Health Services
AddressDepartment of Medical Health and Family Welfare Uttarakhand
Address 2Village Danda Lakhond, P.O. Gujrara, Sahastradhara Road, Near Rajiv Gandhi Playground

Uttarakhand Department of Medical Health and Family Welfare is the department which work in field of improvement of health services and quality of life of its people by focusing on health issues.

Objective of Uttarakhand Health Department is reducing disease burden, creating an enabling environment, influencing direct and indirect health determinants such as nutrition, water, sanitation and other factors like education and employment in the state.

Objectives of Uttarakhand Medical Health and Family Welfare

Birth and Death Registration Process

According to birth and death registration programme, from 1st to 21st day, birth and death, registration is free and the certificate of birth and death is also provided by the related department like -

Note: After 21 days you have to pay fees for birth or death registration with late fees.

Responsible person/organization to provide the information of birth and death

About Rastriya Swastya Bima Yojna

To provide health insurance coverage to the people who are below poverty line(BPL). The ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India has launched this scheme. Benefits under this Scheme

About Accredited social health activist (ASHA)

Q1. What is ASHA?

Ans. It is programme of Govt of India which is a key link to public health services in villages in India. It comes under NRHM i.e National Rural Health Mission.

Q2. Which types of drugs are provided by ASHA?

Ans. Paracetamol, Tab. Ironfolic Acid, ORS Packets, Bandage 4cm X 4 meters, Cotton Absorbent Roll, Betadine, Tab. Dicyclomin, Emergency Contraceptive 72, Dig. Therometer, DD Kit.

Q3.  Which type of Services are provided by ASHA?

Ans.  ASHA provide many health related services in Rural areas. Presently 11086 ASHAs are working in Uttarakhand State. Below are the few examples in which ASHA help.

Except these there is also so many village and block level services which is provided by ASHA.

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Contact details of Uttarakhand Health Department
Department of Medical Health and Family Welfare Uttarakhand
Village Danda Lakhond, P.O. Gujrara, Sahastradhara Road, Near Rajiv Gandhi Playground
+ 91 - 0135 - 2608942
Uttarakhand Health Department Photo
Uttarakhand Health Department