Section Chief: Dr. Surendra Prasad Chaurasia
The work of this section are as follows:
- To support the Ministry of Health and Population to construct national laws, policies, directories, quality criteria, protocols regarding purchases and supplies.
- Support the Ministry of Health and Population to prepare and update national standards, health and equipment criteria and specification banks at national level.
- Purchase of essential health materials such as vaccinations and family planning equipment and supply at the state level.
- Purchase and supply of essential tools, equipment and medicines at the state and local level
- Coordinated and co-coordinating institutionalizing national level supply management information systems.
- Managing essential materials in the departments of departments.