The Secretariat is headed by Dr. Muhammed kawu.

Through its various departments, the HHSS formulates health policies, monitors and supervises all health related activities in the FCT, as well as carries out oversight functions over the HMB and FCT PHCB.

Office of the Secretary
The HHSS is headed by an Executive Secretary.
As the Chief Executive he/she directs and coordinates the day to day management of the Secretariat.

In line with schedule 4 of the FCTA Order No. 1 of 2004 on the Establishment of Functionaries, Departments & Territory Dissolution, the Executive Secretary’s Office is comprised of the following:
• Legal Services;
• Internal Audit;
• Public Relations Unit; and
• Special & Technical Assistants.
• Abuja Central Medical Store(ACMS)
• Works, Procurement & Due Process