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Office of the Regional Director of Health Services - Colombo
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Administrative Services

Regional director of health services (RDHS) in Colombo district function under the direct supervision of the Provincial director of health services (PDHS) who is the head of the provincial department of health services in the Western Province (WP). Governor is the head of the provincial government and exercises executive power in respect of subjects devolved to provincial council.

Colombo district receives the curative and preventive health care services through RDHS in collaboration with the local government and health Ministry as the head of the Health care services in Sri Lanka.

Colombo District is divided in to 13 Divisional Secretariat areas and 557 Grama Niladhari Divisions (GN Divisions). RDHS area is divided into 18 Medical officer of health (MOH) areas which are further subdivided into 162 Public Health Inspector (PHI) areas and 463 Public Health Midwife (PHM) areas. Currently, 3340 health care workers are providing services to the public in the region.

We provide preventive health care services through district focal points with the cooperation of consultant community physician who works under regional director. Further, RDHS has finance branch, Administrative branch and establishment branch to facilitate the services we provide within the RDHS area. We exercise curative health care services via Awissawella DGH, Homagama BH, 9 District hospitals and 28 PMCUs to the community.

Our District focal points are,

  • Planning Unit
  • Epidemiology Unit
  • Maternal and Child Health Unit
  • Health Informatics Unit
  • Oral Health Unit
  • Biomedical Engineering & Regional Medical Supply Division
  • Environmental & Occupational Health Unit
Address: Contact details: External Links: Information Systems:

Maligawatta Secretariate Buliding,
P.O.Box 876
Colombo 10

Tel:- 0112326248, 0112452440
Fax:- 0112381258
E-mail :-

Office of the Provincial Director of Health Services - Western Province