About Health Department


To improve the health status and quality of life of entire population of AJ&K by providing universal coverage of quality health care through curative, preventive and promotive health services.


A healthy state in which all citizen benefit from a better working health care delivery system, particularly the poorest.


Dental Services

There are 42 Dental Centers & one Dental Hospital in public sector, which are providing dental related treatment to the whole population of Azad Jammu & Kashmir. 121213 dental patients have been treated.

MCH Services

To improve the Mother & Child Health Care there are 177 MCH Centers, which are providing Mother and Child Health Care Services.

Common Diseases in AJ&K

A disease or medical condition is an abnormal condition of an organism that impairs bodily functions, associated with specific symptoms and signs. The following is a list of the most common diseases in AJ&K.

HMIS Data regarding Priority Health Problems is as under:

Health Problems (Priority Diseases)

  • 101. Diarrhea
  • 102. Dysentery
  • 103. ARI
  • 104. Fever (Clinical Malaria)
  • 105. Cough more than 2 weeks
  • 106. Suspected Cholera
  • 107. Sus. Meningococcal Meningitis
  • 108. Poliomyelitis
  • 109. Measles
  • 110. Neonatal Tetanus
  • 111. Diphtheria
  • 112. Whooping Cough
  • 113. Goiter
  • 114. Suspected viral Hepatitis
  • 115. Suspected Aids
  • 116. Snake bite
  • 117. Dog Bite
  • 118. Scabies
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Published: 23-05-2016, Source: http://ajk.gov.pk