- To coordinate and manage district health services.
- Executes sectoral policies, priorities and strategies in coordination with the Ministry of Health;
- Coordinates all health activities between Hospitals and PHCs within the Dzongkhag and co-relate with nearby Dzongkhags;
- Draws up annual plans and budget for Dzongkhag health sector;
- Coordinates all programs and projects of health sector in the Dzongkhag; and
- Monitors and evaluates programs and projects.