Bhutan Medical and Health Council Secretariat is shifted to Namgaycholing Campus, Chang Gidaphu (previous DAHE office premises)

Registration and Licensing Services

Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Registration and licensing of medical and health professionals;
  2. Issue Certificate of Good Standing;
  3. Maintain National Medical and Health Professional Registry;
  4. Monitor the standards and quality of care in the healthcare facilities (including diagnostic centers);
  5. Review the medical and health professional requirements for establishment of healthcare centers ;
  6. Coordinate/conduct the licensing examination for medical and health professionals;
  7. Coordinate/conduct relevant Committee meetings;
  8. Collaborate with relevant national and international agencies;
  9. Develop guidelines, standards and other documents for regulation of healthcare services;
  10. Monitor the practice and conduct of medical and health professionals;
  11. Facilitate investigation as and when deemed necessary;
  12. Prepare annual work plan and execute the activities; and
  13. Carryout any other works as assigned by the Registrar/Council.

Following are the types of registration:

  1. Full Registration
  2. Temporary Registration
  3. Provisional Registration
  4. Gratis Registration