Ministry of Health (Indonesia)

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Republic of Indonesia
Ministry of Health
Kementerian Kesehatan
Kemkes logo.png
Logo of the Ministry of Health since 14 November 2016
Ministry overview
Formed 19 August 1945 (1945-08-19)
Jurisdiction Government of Indonesia
Headquarters Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said Blok X.5 Kav. 4-9
Jakarta Selatan 12950
Jakarta, Indonesia
Minister responsible
Former logo of the Ministry of Health, used until 14 November 2016

The Ministry of Health (Indonesian: Kementerian Kesehatan) is a government ministry which organise public health affairs within the Indonesian government.

List of ministers of health[edit]


Ministry of Health has 8 units, 5 expert staffs and 8 centres. Units of Ministry are

  • Secretariat General
  • Directorate General of Health Efforts Development
  • Directorate General of Disease Prevention and Control
  • Directorate General of Mother-Child Health and Nutrition Development
  • Directorate General of Pharmacy and Medical Devices Development
  • Inspectorate General
  • Agency of Health Research and Development
  • Agency of Health Human Resources Development and Empowerment

The centres of ministry are

  • Centre of Data and Information
  • Centre of Foreign Cooperation
  • Centre of Health Crisis Prevention
  • Centre of Health Finance and Insurance
  • Centre of Public Communication
  • Centre of Health Promotion
  • Centre of Health Intelligence
  • Centre of Hajj Health

The special advisors of ministry are

  • Special Advisor to the Minister on Health Technology and Globalisation
  • Special Advisor to the Minister on Finance and People Empowerment
  • Special Advisor to the Minister on Health Risk Factor Protection
  • Special Advisor to the Minister on Institutional Capacity Improvement and Decentralisation
  • Special Advisor to the Minister on Medico-legal


  • Wasisto, Broto; et al. (2009). Sejarah Pembangunan Kesehatan Indonesia 1973-2009. Kementrian Kesehatan Republik Indonesia. ISBN 9799254922. 
  • "Tupoksi". Kementerian Kesehatan. 2012. Retrieved 11 August 2012.