Office of District Medical & Health Officer (DMHO)


The office of the District Medical & Health Officer (DMHO), Ri Bhoi District, Nongpoh was established in the year 1992. The DMHO office is located in Nongpoh Town, beside the National Highway 40. The Office is headed by the District Medical and Health Officer. The DM&HO Office is responsible for maintaining and developing the health care system in the District and guiding and supervising the Health and Family Welfare Programmes in the District.

Power and Functions

The DMHO is responsible for directly administrating all Govt. Medical and Health Institutions for implementation of various health Programmes in the District. He or she is the chief Govt. Medico Legal signatory in the District, Local Health authority, District Registrar Births and Deaths, and Chairman of the Medical Board. Any other duties as may be assigned by the Govt. or Director Health and Family Welfare.

Medical & Health Facilities

  • District Hospital : 1
  • Community Health Centres : 3
  • Primary Health Centres : 8
  • State Dispensaries : 2
  • Sub-Centres : 36

Contact Us

  • +91-9366771980
  • dmhorbd[at]gmail[dot]com, nhmrbd[at]rediffmail[dot]com
  • District Medical & Health Officer, Nongpoh, Ri Bhoi District, Meghalaya - 793102
  • Office of the DMHO, Ri Bhoi, Distric

    Office of the DMHO, Ri Bhoi, District, Nongpoh

    Office of the DMHO, Ri Bhoi, District, Nongpoh

  • District Level Poshan Mela

    Health Department participating in District Level Poshan Mela, September 2019

    Health Department participating in District Level Poshan Mela, September 2019

  • Launch of Rota Virus Vaccine

    Launch of Rota Virus Vaccine in Civil Hospital Nongpoh on 25th September 2019

    Launch of Rota Virus Vaccine in Civil Hospital Nongpoh on 25th September 2019

List of Schemes

  • Janani Suraksha Yojna (JSY)
  • Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakam (JSSK)
  • Pradhan Mantri Matritva Vandana Yojna (PMMVY)
  • Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna (PMJAY)–Megha Health Insurance Scheme (MHIS) – IV

  • National Health Mission
  • National AYUSH Mission
  • Communicable Disease
    • National Leprosy Eradication Programme (NLEP)
    • Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP)
    • National Aids Control Programme
    • Integrated Disease Control Programme (IDSP)
    • National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP)
  • Non Communicable Diseases
    • Injury & Trauma
    • School Health Programme
    • Universal Immunization Programme
    • National Programme on Prevention and Control of Diabetes CVD and Stroke
    • National Mental Health Programme
    • National Iodine Deficiency Disorders Control Programme
    • National Programme for Control of Blindness
    • National Tobacco Control Programme
    • National Programme for Health Care of Elderly
    • National Oral Health Programme
  1. To provide effective Health Care to the population in the District
  2. To undertake architectural correction of Health system and strengthen Public Health Management and service delivery in the District
  3. Registration of Births and Deaths
  4. To revitalize AYUSH in the Public Health System.
  5. Decentralized Management in the district like sanitation, Hygiene, Gender and Social concerns.
  6. To improve access to the rural people especially children and adolescents, women and the elderly through effective Primary Health Centre.
  7. Emergency Medical Services
  8. Awareness generation in relation to health related programs in the District
  9. Reduction in child and maternal mortality.
  10. Universal access to Public Health Care Services with emphasis on services to women’s and children’s Health and Universal Immunization
  11. Family Planning, Contraceptive services and other Reproductive Health Care Services
  12. Prevention and Control of Communicable and Non-Communicable diseases.
  13. Inter-sectoral collaboration with other Departments

Organizational Chart

Organizational Chart
Members of the Organization
Name Designation Office Address
Dr. M. Mawrie District Medical & Health Officer Office of the District Medical & Health Officer, Ri Bhoi District, Nongpoh
Dr. M. Syiemlieh Addl. District Medical & Health Officer
Dr. N. M. Sangma District Malaria Officer, District Tuberculosis Officer
Dr. A. R. Marak District Maternal & Child Health Officer
Dr. D. M. Momin Sr. Medical & Health Officer
Dr. A. J. Syiemlieh District Surveillance Officer (IDSP)
Dr. T.N. Sangma Medical & Health Officer
Dr. T. S. Sangma Medical & Health Officer
Smt. L. Lyngdoh District Drugs Inspector
Smt. G. Warjri District Health Education Officer
Smt. E. Pyngrope District Food Inspector
Shri. R. Wanniang SDO, Public Health & Engineering Wing
Shri. P. Chyne Head Assistant
List of Health Facilities
Block Sl. No Facility Name Facility Type
Umling Block A Nongpoh Civil Hospital First Referral Unit (FRU)
1 Nongpoh attached Areas Notional Sub-Centre
B Byrnihat PHC 24 x 7 PHC
1 Narang SC Sub-Centre
2 Umling SC Sub-Centre
3 Baridua SC Sub-Centre
4 Pillingkata SC Sub-Centre
5 Amjong SC Sub-Centre
6 Killing SC Sub-Centre
C Umden PHC 24×7 PHC
1 Marmain SC Sub-Centre
2 Umshaken SC Sub-Centre
D Marngar PHC PHC
1 Umsawnongbri SC Sub-Centre
2 Umsawnongkharai SC Sub-Centre
3 Pahambir SC Sub-Centre
Umsning Block E Umsning CHC Non-FRU CHC
1 Raitong SC Sub-Centre
2 Jamanar SC Sub-Centre
3 Mawlyndep SC Sub-Centre
4 Mawtari SC Sub-Centre
5 Kynjoin Umran SC Sub-Centre
6 Umsawlum SC Sub-Centre
7 Mawrong SC Sub-Centre
8 Kyrdem Kulai SC Sub-Centre
9 Mawlein SC Sub-Centre
10 Mawlang SC Sub-Centre
11 Umtrew SC Sub-Centre
F Bhoirymbong CHC Non-FRU CHC
1 Pynthor SC Sub-Centre
2 Iapngar SC Sub-Centre
3 Umroi SC Sub-Centre
G Mawhati PHC 24×7 PHC
1 Sonidan SC Sub-Centre
2 Sohphoh SC Sub-Centre
H Mawlasnai PHC 24×7 PHC
1 Tyrso SC Sub-Centre
2 Thadrang SC Sub-Centre
I Kyrdem PHC PHC
1 Mawbsein SC Sub-Centre
J Umtrai PHC 24×7 PHC
1 Umlaper SC Sub-Centre
K Barapani St. Dispy St. Dispy
Jirang Block L Patharkhmah CHC Non-FRU
1 Umsong SC Sub-Centre
2 Umsohphria Sub-Centre
3 Tasku SC Sub-Centre
M Warmawsaw PHC 24×7
1 Mawdem SC Sub-Centre
2 Ranibari SC Sub-Centre
N Jirang State Dispensary St. Dispensary