Medical Assessment & Rating Board

Functions Of Medical Assessment and Rating Board

  1. Determine the procedure for assessing and rating the medical institutions for their compliance with the standards laid down by the Under-Graduate Medical Education Board or the Post-Graduate Medical Education Board, as the case may be, in accordance with the regulations made under this Act;
  2. Grant permission for establishment of a new medical institution, or to start any postgraduate course or to increase number of seats, in accordance with the regulations made under this Act;
  3. Carry out inspections of medical institutions for assessing and rating such institutions in accordance with the regulations made under this Act;
    Provided that the Medical Assessment and Rating Board may, if it deems necessary, hire and authorise any other third party agency or persons for carrying out inspections of medical institutions for assessing and rating such institutions: Provided further that where inspection of medical institutions is carried out by such third party agency or persons authorised by the Medical Assessment and Rating Board, it shall be obligatory on such institutions to provide access to such agency or person;
  4. Conduct, or where it deems necessary, empanel independent rating agencies to conduct, assess and rate all medical institutions, within such period of their opening, and every year thereafter, at such time, and in such manner, as may be specified by the regulations;
  5. Make available on its website or in public domain the assessment and ratings of medical institutions at regular intervals in accordance with the regulations made under this Act;
  6. Take such measures, including issuing warning, imposition of monetary penalty, reducing intake or stoppage of admissions and recommending to the Commission for withdrawal of recognition, against a medical institution for failure to maintain the minimum essential standards specified by the Under-Graduate Medical Education Board or the Post-Graduate Medical Education Board, as the case may be, in accordance with the regulations made under this Act.

Name Of The Members

Sr. No. Name Designation
1. Dr. Achal Gulati President
2. Dr. G. Suryanarayana Raju Whole-time Member
3. Vacant Whole-time Member
4. Dr. R. Narayanababu Part-time Member
5. Dr. Sedevi Angami Part-time Member