• Healthcare sector in India employed a total of 319,780 people and ranked as the fourth largest employer.

  • In terms of incremental growth, India is expected to rank amongst the top three healthcare markets by 2020.

  • India is expected to grow at a CAGR of 20.4% and is expected to reach USD 5 bn(in 2012) in terms of diagnostic market.

  • 100% FDI is allowed under the automatic route for Greenfield projects, up to 100% FDI in brownfield projects under the government route.

  • India plans to create 1 mn skilled healthcare providers by 2022.

details of concerning nodal officer for "Healthcare" sector

directorate health services

health and family welfare directorate SDA Complex, Kasumpti shimla - 9, (H.P.)

phone: 0177-2621424

Email: [email protected]

directorate of health safety & regulations

red cross bhawan (near raj bhawan) shimla - 171002

phone: 0177-2621383

Email: [email protected]

directorate of medical education & research

block no. 188, SDA complex, kasumpati shimla, himachal pradesh - 171009

phone: 0177-2624895

Email: [email protected]

national health mission, himachal pradesh

vikas nagar - SDA complex Rd, SDA Complex, Kasumpati, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - 171009

phone: 0177-2676505

Email: [email protected]