The basic functions of PSPU are as follows:

  • Provide support to the stakeholders and decision-makers in the health sector through health policy analysis and strategic planning
  • Coordinate technical assistance for developing and designing new initiatives
    Data analysis to meet the objectives
  • Analyze health financing issues and work closely with the Financial Management Cell for advising the Department of Health (DoH) on annual development planning and budgeting with a strategic vision
  • Develop a culture for participatory and evidence based decision making and needs based data collection in the health sector through Knowledge Management Unit (KMU)