AIIMS Rishikesh

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Rishikesh is one of the six new AIIMS established by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY). These Institutes were set up with the aim of correcting regional imbalances in tertiary healthcare in our country, and to ensure availability of affordable and reliable healthcare in all regions of the country. Akin to the AIIMS New Delhi, these apex Institutes have been set up to impart undergraduate and postgraduate medical education, along with nursing and paramedical training.