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Organization Contact Information

Name: Indian Railways Public Health Association
City: New Delhi
Province: New Delhi
Post Code: 110055
Country: India
Phone: 919717630532
Organization Email:
Web Site:
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Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Rajiv Kumar
Last Name: Jain
Title: Additional Chief Health Director(Administration)
Phone: +919717630532

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: N K
Last Name: Depal
Title: Additional Chief Medical Director
Phone: +919910106266

General Information

Board Constituency: Developing Country NGO
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
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Organization Type - Primary: Non-Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: Other Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)
Organization Description:
Indian Railways Public Health association is the professional association of Public Health professionals working in the Indian Railways Medical Service. India Railways Medical service is providing comprehensive health care to more than 1.5 million Railway employees, 5.5 million of their family members as also retired railway personnel spread across the length and breadth of the country i.e. India.
The IRMS presently has 110 hospitals and 587 Health Units with more than 2,500 Medical Doctors and more than 50,000 other Paramedical personnel. It holds Annual Scientific Conferences, does research, education Training and advocacy effort in improving the Health System for prevention and Control of Infectious,specially TB, Malaria and HIV, and Non infectious Diseases, promotion of health status at workplace and home environment, provides most modern treatment to affected individuals and also ensures rehabilitaion of disabled and physically challenged persons.
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Specializations / Areas of Work

Delivery of health services and care
Funding, including innovative and optimized approach to funding TB Care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Research and Development
Technical Assistance

Other Organization Information

Total number of staff in your organization: 100 +
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 100 +
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in TB control provision
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Involvement in Stop TB Working Groups
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Expanding reach of DOTS through RNTPC. Coordination with NGOs and State Governments. Increasing awareness.

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: India
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)


Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
Expanding reach over Indian Railways.

Drug-Resistant TB:
Provision of second line treatment to Drug Resistant TB and XDR TB.

Complete cordination and single window delivery of care support and treatment to TB HIV persons.

Laboratory Strengthening:
training and quality control in Laboratory services.

New TB Drugs:
Provision af new TB Drugs to eligible patients in Indian Railways

Assessment of Delivery modes.


Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

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Last updated: July 19, 2013