NITI Aayog has ranked three district hospitals in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir as the top performers for the year 2018-19 based on the prescribed indicators. The highest services of health institutions in the states and union territories were evaluated. District Hospital Baramulla, District Hospital Bandipora and JNLM Srinagar from J&K performed brilliantly.
District Hospital Baramulla has been ranked first in the availability of support services and diagnostic testing services. All the essential services were available in this hospital as compared to the district hospitals. Bandipora Hospital has got the first position in bed capacity. 100 per cent bed capacity was available in this hospital. Apart from this JNLM Srinagar has been ranked first in C section rate.
It evaluates the number of deliveries performed in a year including normal and assisted delivery and C-section. NITI Aayog has asked the top performing district hospitals to document the best services so that it can be implemented in other health institutions of the country.