Hospital Strengthening Program (HSP) is a continuation of Hospital Management Strengthening Program (HMSP), which has been implemented in government hospitals since 2015 to ensure readiness towards the quality improvement of hospital services through self and joint assessment using ‘Minimum Service Standards (MSS)’ tool. In addition to hospital strengthening grant by MoHP, NSI is providing grant to fill gaps not covered by the MoHP/MoSD grant. More information can be viewed on


  • The short-term objective of this program is to identify existing gaps and helps to develop action plan scientifically and long-term objective of the program is to establish National Standardized Assessment and Monitoring system of the hospitals.