Non Communicable Diseases

Non Communicable Diseases

Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) are emerging as the leading cause of deaths worldwide. If detected early and timely treatment initiated, significant mortality and morbidity associated with these diseases can be reduced. In view of this, GOI, MoH&FW launched NPCDCS & NPHCE in 2010-11. Since 2013-14, programmes have been included under the umbrella of National Health Mission & districts were approved for programme implementation in a phased manner.

NCD Division of the State caters for following programmes;