The Ministry aims to provide effective quality healthcare services close to the family as possible. This ensures equity of access to health service delivery and contributes to the human and socioeconomic development. The ministry also targets to attain Sustainable Development Goals on health and other national health priorities.
Hon. Sylvia Masebo, MP
Minister of Health
To provide equitable access to cost effective, quality healthcare services as close to the family as possible.
A Nation of Healthy and Productive People.
To improve the health status of people in Zambia in order to contribute to socio-economic development.
Primary Health Care (PHC) approach; Equity of access; Affordability; Cost-effectiveness; Accountability; Partnerships; Decentralisation and Leadership; Clean, Caring and Competent health care environment.
The Ministry is also responsible for the following institutions:
Director Public Health in the Ministry of Health Dr Andrew Silumesi, launching the Covid-19 vaccine in Kalabo, Western Province, Zambia. Also in Attendance is DC