AIIMS Raipur is one of the SIX AIIMS healthcare institutes being
established by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India under
the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY). With the aim of correcting regional
imbalances in quality tertiary level healthcare in the country, and attaining self
sufficiency in graduate and postgraduate medical education and training the PMSSY
planned to set up 6 new AIIMS like institutions in under served areas of the country.