MEDICAL AND RURAL HEALTH SERVICES DEPARTMENT

Among the various departments of Govt. of Tamilnadu, the Medical & Rural Health Services Department (formerly called Medical Department) was formed during the pre-independent era by the then British ruled Govt. of Madras Province. One of the oldest districts of that time, Madurai was bifurcated during 1985 and a separate district having its capital town at Dindigul was formed and the Medical & Rural Health Services Department is functioning under the administrative head of the Joint Director of Health Services.


The various branches of activities of the Medical & Rural Health Services Dept in the district are:

  • Medical Services
  • Rural Health Services
  • Family Welfare
  • TB Control
  • Leprosy Control

Each branch of activity is headed by a separate Deputy Director of Medical Services and the institutions which come under each of the Deputy Director of Medical Services are detailed in the organization chart furnished below


Administrative Setup


OTHER DETAILS FOR PUBLIC

PHONE NUMBERS


Details Telephone No. (0451)
The Joint Director of Health Services 2432497
The Deputy Director  of Medical Services (Medical) 243226
The Deputy Director of Medical Services (T.B.) 2424875
The Deputy Director of Medical Services (Leprosy) 2422230
The Deputy Director of Health Services (Dindigul) 2432817
The Deputy Director of Health Services (Palani) (GH Complex) 04545-241624
The Administrative Officer, Govt. Hd.Qtrs. Hospital, Dindigul. 2430066

The Superintendent, GHQH Hospital, Dindigul 0451-2430066
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Palani 04545-242324
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Kodaikanal 04542-241292
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Nilakottai 04543-233634
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Natham 04544-244300
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Vedasandur 04551-260290
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Ayakudi 04545-251089
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Oddanchatram Not available
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Batalagundu Not available
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Pattiveeranpatti 04543-2434245PP
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Thandikudi Not available
The Medical Officer, Govt. Hospital, Pannaikadu Not available
The Medical Officer, Mobile Medical Unit, Dindigul 0451-2430066
The Medical Officer, Mobile Medical Unit, Kodaikanal 04542-241292

DETAILS OF GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS

Sno.  Type of Hospitals Nos.
1 Taluk Hospitals 7
2 Non-Taluk Hospitals 5
Total No. of Hospitals 12

Sno. Institutions Name Sanctioned Bed Strength Type of Hospitals
1 Govt. HQtrs. Hospital, Dindigul 377 Taluk Hospitals
2

Govt. Hospitals

Palani 165
3 Oddanchatram 10
4 Vedasandur 56
5 Natham 56
6 Kodaikanal 62
7 Nilakottai 38
8 Ayakudi 20 Non Taluk Hospitals
9 Batalagundu 30
10 Pattiveeranpatti 16
11 Thandikudi 20
12 Pannaikadu 42

Availability of Special Departments (INDIAN MEDICINE)

SL.No INSTITUTION NAME Departments
1 Govt. HQtrs. Hospital, Dindigul Siddha Ayurveda Unani Homeopathy
2 Palani Siddha - - -
3 Oddanchatram Siddha       -       -         -
4 Vedasandur Siddha - - -
5 Natham Siddha - - -
6 Kodaikanal Siddha - - -
7 Nilakottai Siddha - - -
8 Pannaikadu Siddha - - -

For More Details Please Contact

The Joint Director of Health Services
Government Hospital Complex
Dindigul - 624 001.
Phone : 91-451-2430066
Email : jdhealth.tndgl@nic.in

More Details at :
http://www.tnhealth.org
http://www.icmr.nic.in
http://www.naco.nic.in