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28 Mar 2021
The wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has urged residents to sign up for the Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS), saying it is in the collective interest of the state ...
20 Mar 2021
Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has called on the Federal Government to use 25 percent of funds expended on fuel subsidy to provide health insurance for vulnerable Nigerians.
14 Feb 2021
Niger State Contributory Health Agency (NGSCHA) has disclosed that necessary machinery have been put in place for the take-off of its operations with over 14, 000 beneficiaries tomorrow.
7 Jan 2021
There are indications that the ongoing Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and the non-passage of the amended National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act have further slowed down the uptake of health insurance
3 Dec 2020
The Federal Government has inaugurated a ministerial committee on the provision of health insurance for retirees and about 15 million elderly persons in the country.
27 Nov 2020
The Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe, says the senate has passed a bill that will make health insurance mandatory for all Nigerians. Oloriegbe disclosed this at the inauguration of Group Individual and Family Social Health Insurance Programme (GIFSHIP) on Thursday in Abuja. “We have passed it in the Senate. Two Committees on…
25 Sep 2020
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and non-passage of the amended National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act have further slowed uptake of health insurance packages...
20 Mar 2020
A Technical Working Group (TWG) has been inaugurated with a primary charge to drive the process of producing for adoption, the policy and operational documents and modalities for the effective implementation of Health Insurance Under One Roof (HIUOR) in the country.
19 Mar 2020
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has announced the launch of Beta Health, a low-cost health financing product that offers instant access to health insurance for every Nigerian. The first of its kind in Nigeria, Beta Health provides coverage for basic and essential health services such as; general consultations, treatment for malaria, Ante Natal care, amongst others, for a subscription of N500 a month.
28 Feb 2020
Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Prof Mohammed Sambo has said that the only way Nigeria can attain Universal Health Coverage (UHC) is to make health insurance compulsory for all Nigerians
13 Feb 2020
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is developing a ”Health Insurance Under One Roof”, to reduce bottlenecks in service delivery.
27 Dec 2019
Stakeholders in the health sector have emphasised on the need to enhance the quality of service within the healthcare value chain.They also called for the need to rapidly grow the Health Insurance Coverage nationwide and for healthcare practitioners...

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