1. KSHSRC shall act as an autonomous and independent body for advising the Government of Karnataka on technical aspects for improving the Health & Family Welfare Services and also as a facilitating agency for civil society action which includes:
1.1 Designing the reforms agenda in health sector or related sectors in the state of Karnataka
1.2 Developing operational guidelines for implementation of reform programmes and arranging / providing on going technical support to the state and district health administration and other programme managers in implementing health reform programme in the state of Karnataka.
1.3 Producing quick situational analysis on various aspects of health sector.
1.4 Promoting pro-poor reforms which promote transparency, accountability and probity in governance.
1.5 Prepare policy change proposals for the consideration of the Government, State and centre based on the situational analysis undertaken and /or specific studies undertaken by it or through individual experts / institutions.
1.6 Perform such other tasks as may be assigned to it from time to time provided it is considered feasible and desirable to do so.