The Ministry of Health Republic of south Sudan is comprised of nine Directorates and the Medical Commission. It directly oversees the National Teaching Hospitals (Juba, Malakal, and Wau), and the Central Medical Stores. It is supported by the Drug and food Control Authority and Medical Council.
The Directorates in the Ministry are headed by a Director General, Who is responsible for planning and budgeting within the directorate, overseeing day-to-day operation, ensuring that all Department are working in line with the Ministry’s articulated policies and contributing to the development of new policy and strategy papers within the Ministry. The medical commission is headed by executive Director. The Director General and executive Director all report to undersecretary who turn report to the honorable minister of Health, Governor of the Republic of South Sudan.