Decision Making Process
1. Process of decision making identify key decision making points
Will depend on the work/task to be undertaken by the PHO depending on the application/letters received from the Directorate.
2. Final decision making authority
Final decision making authority is Director General of Health Service, Directorate of General Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi.
3. Related provisions, acts, rules etc.
Indian Port Health Rules 1955
Medical Attendance Rules
Central Civil Services Pay Rules
CCS Pension Rules
Receipts and Payments Rules
Delegation of Financial Powers Rules
FSSAI Rules & Regulation, 2011
Manual of Office procedure
Swamy’s Hand Book
International Health Regulations 2005
Indian Port Acts
The Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006
4. Time limit for taking a decision, if any
Time limit will vary from one to few days if the decision is to be taken at PHO level to 7 days to one month if the decision has to be taken by the Directorate
5. Channel of supervision and accountability
Director General of Health Service —– Additional DDG(PH/IH) —– Dy Director (A&V) —– PHO Cochin