The Directorate of Health and Population of the Wilaya of Mascara is structured according to the Executive Decree No. 97-261 of 14/07/1997 and the ministerial decree of 12 May 1998 are:

  1.      a Director
  2.      A General Secretariat
  3.      Six (06) services with 18 offices

The health sector of the Wilaya of Mascara is composed of:

  1.      07 Hospitals Public Institutions.
  2.      01 Hospital Establishment specializing in rehabilitation.
  3.      1797 hospital beds.
  4.      05 Public Institutions Health Proximity (administrative headquarters at polyclinics).
  5.      32 Polyclinics (18 centers santésérigés polyclinic).
  6.      184 treatment rooms.
  7.      18 Rural Maternity.
  8.      05 Units hemodialysis.
  9.      05 UCTMR Units (control unit Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease).
  10.      05 intermediate mental health centers.
  11.      01 intermediate care center for addicts (ISTC).
  12.      01 Blood Transfusion Centre Wilaya (CTS).
  13.      01 National Institute of upper paramedic training.
  14.      01 Laboratory of Hygiene Wilaya.
  15.      22 Points care hospital médicalesextra.