Public Health

Public Health Department
The Municipal Health Officer is the overall in-charge of the Health Section.He looks after the prevention of Food Adulteration, conservatory work, sweeping streets, maintenance of drainage, controlling of epidemic diseases, ensuring of license to D&O trades, Birth and Death Registration, issuing certificate to birth and death registration.The Sanitary Supervisor, Sanitary Inspector and Sanitary Workers are assisting the Municipal Health Officer. The Municipal Helath Officer is held resposible for the segregation of garbages and also sent to I.V.R Plants.

The public health department, headed by the Municipal Health Officer, comprises of Sanitary division and health care division. The sanitation and public health workers are experienced in the area of.

Sanitation and conservancy
Immunization
Family Planning
Food adulteration & prevention
Anti malarial measures
Slum improvement programmes.

Sl.No Name of the Municipality / Corporation No. of post sanctioned (category wise) Permanent / Temporary No. of post filled (category wise) Permanent / Temporary No. of post Vacant  (category wise) Permanent /Temporary

1

2

3

4

5

1

Municipal Health Officer

1

0

1

2

Siddha Doctor

1

0

1

3

 Women Medical Officer

1

0

1

4

 Sanitary Inspector

6

6

0

5

 Driver

9

7

2

6

 Siddha Pharmacist

1

1

0

7

 Maternity Asst.

7

2

5

8

Night Watchman

1

0

1

9

 Sanitary Supervisor

12

12

0

10

 Sanitary Workers

240

121

119

11

Office Assistants

1

0

1

12

 Maternity Ayah

7

0

7

13

 Field Assistant

1

1

0

  TOTAL

288

150

138