Health and Beyond Foundation

NCD Gap Assessment Study

Gap Assessment study on Health Service Delivery of NCD under NPCDCS



Client -Lupin Human Welfare Research Foundation

Health and Beyond Foundation partnered with Lupin Human Welfare Research Foundation (LHWRF) to undertake a Gap Assessment Study on Health Service Delivery of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) under the Umbrella of National Programme for Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular disorders and Stroke (NPCDCS) in the selected blocks & districts of Maharashtra and Rajasthan


Map the services, identify gaps and challenges with service delivery at various levels

Estimate real time average unit cost of the gaps in the services

Propose solutions to address the gaps in the services from service provider’s perspective.


Maharashtra – Pune & Palghar Districts

Rajasthan – Alwar district


Maharashtra – 125 Interviews, 4 FGDs and 33 health facilities visited

Rajasthan – 55 interviews,3 FGDs and 15 health facilities visited.

Separate reports shared with LHWRF and presented to the local governments in both states.