DH Udhampur J&K's first govt hospital to get NQAS certification

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has accorded National Quality Assurance Standards (NQAS) certification to District Hospital Udhampur in recognition of the high standards of quality and performance maintained by the hospital.

The health facility scored an overall rating of 85 percent and  met the criteria required for achieving NQAS recognition.

The hospital under NQAS certification will receive a grant of Rs. 20 lakh at Rs 10000 per bed under this programme. This certification will be valid for a period of three years.

As part of NQAS certification programme, State Government has shortlisted five District Hospitals  of Udhampur , Baramulla, Leh, Gandhi Nagar Jammu, and Anantnag for the purpose.