Health Sector Poonch comprising of three Block Mandi, Mendhar and Surankote catering to a population of 5.68 lacs and two of its Block Mandi and Mendhar are with LOC. There are total of 186 Health Institutions across the District.

Sr. No. Name of Facility Quantity
01 District Hospital 01
02 District Tuberculosis Centre 01
03 Community Health Centres 03
04 Primary Health Centres 17
05 New Type Public Health Centre 27
06 Sub Centre 127
07 Medical Aid Centre 07
08 Mobile Medical Aid Centre 03

Health Infrastructure District Poonch

60 ambulances are available for referral transportation to patients including one advance life support ambulance.

There 1283 employees working in Health Institutions including Specialist, Doctors ,Paramedical Staffs and administrator staff .

District Hospital Poonch has inpatient capacity of 200 bedded each CHCs has 30 bedded and each PHCs has 5 bedded facility are available around 70000 patients are treated in Outdoor and around 15000 admissions per month.

Infant Mortality rate 12/1000 live birth
Maternal Mortality rate 57/lacs live birth
Total Fertility Rate 1.9
Below one year sex ratio 945/1000 male
Institution deliveries 85%
Immunization 85%

List of Services available free of cost:

  1. JSY
  2. JSSK
  3. RBSK
  4. Immunization
  5. Family Planning
  6. Adolescent Girls
  7. National Vector Borne diseases
  8. Control of Blindness
  9. Leprosy
  10. Revised National TB programme (DOT)
  11. Adolescent Health
  12. Senior Citizen
  13. Physical Challenge people
  14. Medico Legal Services
  15. Emergency services

For further details please contact Chief Medical Officer Poonch at +91-1965-220111