The health care infrastructure is divided into three tiers – the primary health care network, a secondary care system comprising district and sub-divisional hospitals and tertiary hospitals providing specialty and super specialty care. As on 2013–14, there are 84 Primary Health Centers, 18 Community Health Centers, 13 Sub Divisional Hospitals, 3 District Hospitals, 6 State Hospitals.

As per SRS 2012, the state’s performance in major public health care indices, such as Birth Rate (13.9) , Infant Mortality Rate (28) and Total Fertility Rate (1.7) is better than the National Average.