Provincial Department of Health Services

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DIRECTOR

Dr.   Dilip H. Liyanage

Director

Tel: 021 222 0811
Mobile: 0777842861
Fax: 0212220818
Email: dilipliyana@gmail.com

Mission:

Achieving attainable health status by providing curative, preventive promotive and rehabilitative healthcare services of high quality responding to peoples’ need fairly and equitably to contribute towards national health targets.

Vision

A community without disease burden contributing towards physical, mental and social wellbeing of the province.

Objectives

  • To establish and develop Health Surveillance and Information System at Provincial and district level.
  • To ensure and organize curative health services of standard quality.
  • To ensure the availability of comprehensive health services in each districts of Northern Province.
  • To rehabilitate and reconstruct health facilities on priority basis.
  • Improve the nutritional status of the vulnerable groups.
  • To ensure the sustainability of projects and programmes.
  • To promote health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injuries and disabilities.
  • To ensure the better financial management for the benefit of the health sector of province.
  • To improve the capacity and proper deployment of competent Health care workforce.
  • To coordinate and facilitate all stakeholders in the Health sector to achieve the national and provincial goals for health.

Function

  • Co-ordinate the health activities among districts with all Regional Directors of Health Services.
  •  Ensure uninterrupted service delivery through the health institutions in the province by timely, adequate supply of Drugs, Dressings, Equipment and consumables.
  •  Ensure provision of primary health care services to the population in the province including the returnees and internally displaced population.
  •  Organize activities of prevention of communicable diseases such as Dengue, Malaria, TB, Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) and Rabies.
  •  Co-ordinate with health policy matters at the provincial level and provide technical assistance in making decisions.
  •  Make link between Provincial Ministries, Provincial Authorities and Line Ministries.
  • Ensure better financial management for the benefit of the health sector of the province.
  • Organize ways and means of inventory control and ensure periodic board of surveys annually.
  • Organize disposal of unserviceable and obsolete items and grant write off authority.
  • Implementation, supervision, monitoring & evaluation of Annual Implementation Programme and other Capital Programmes.
  • Ensure the quality services rendered by implementing quality assurance.
  • Improve the clinical training facilities and ensure the regular staff training.
  • Attend for the public complaints promptly and ensure the investigations and disciplinary actions are carried out properly.
  • Make effort to fulfill the vacancies of the institutions.
  • Maintain Health Sector Data Base (including sectoral atlas for the Health Sector, Northern Province)
  • Create better environment to improve ability and efficiency of the health staff.
  • Regulate private health sector facilities within the province and coordinate with Central Ministry.

Contact Details

Postal Address : Health Village, Pannai, Jaffna.

General Telephone: 0212220819

Fax No. : 0212220818

E-mail pdhsnp@gmail.com

DesignationName Telephone Number Email
Provincial DirectorDr. Dilip H. LiyanageDirect: 021 222 0811
Mobile: 0777842861
Fax: 0212220818

dilipliyana@gmail.com

Deputy Provincial DirectorDr. K. NanthakumaranDirect: 021220813
Mobile: 0777579321
nanthakumarankanagarajah@gmail.com
Consultant Community Physician Direct: 0212217982
Mobile: 
 
Provincial EpidemiologistDr. S. SivaganeshDirect:
Mobile: 0719785429
sgh1210@yahoo.com
Medical Officer – PlanningDr. S. KumaravelDirect: 0212217982
Mobile: 0776508517
dushyverl@gmail.com
Chief AccountantMrs. K. NiranjanDirect: 0212220812
Mobile:0761448306
capdhsnp@gmail.com
Deputy Director (Administration)Mr. Constantine JackseelDirect: 0212220816
Mobile:0759034444
jacksnpc@gmail.com
AccountantMrs.V.SangeethaDirect:0212220839
Mobile: 0774793358
pdhsnpacct@gmail.com
Mechanical EngineerEng. Anandanadarajah AbirajahDirect: 0212220805
Mobile: 0774369236
Me.pdhsnp@gmail.com
Civil EngineerEng. P. SayinesanDirect: 0212216397
Mobile: 0777243878
Ce.pdhsnp@gmail.com
Civil EngineerEng.S.SulakshanaDirect: 0212220838
Mobile:0772442686
Sulakshasr.24@gmail.com
Electrical EngineerEng.S.VarmilaDirect: 0212220819
Mobile:0774549626
Me.pdhsnp@gmail.com
Administrative OfficerMrs.S.KirupakaranDirect:0212220814
Mobile: 0770308421
pdhsnp@gmail.com
Planning & Programming OfficerMiss.A.JeyaranchiniDirect:0212220815
Mobile: 0718242307
healthplanningnp@gmail.com