18 Nov 2019
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun has said that his administration is considering putting in place health insurance scheme that would enable the people have access to affordable ..
10 Oct 2019
Worried by the rising cases of childhood cancer and deaths in the country, medical experts have recommended early diagnosis and presentation and strong health insurance policy to reduce the scourge.
11 Sep 2019
The Federal Government has released N15 billion to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) from the Basic Healthcare Provision Fund (BHCPF). Out of the amount, about N6.5 billion would be disbursed through the NHIS gateway to15 states that have met the eligibility criteria as at February 2019 and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
13 May 2019
Gov. Muhammadu Bindow of Adamawa on has inaugurated the State Health Insurance Scheme. Inaugurating the scheme on Monday in Yola, Bindow said it was established over a year ago when the state government signed contract agreement with Pharm Access Foundation. “The launch of this Health Insurance Scheme will move Adamawa closer to its goal of…
14 Mar 2019
One of the leading Health Maintenance Organisation (HMO) in Nigeria, Total Health Trust, who turns 21 years this year, has reaffirmed its commitment to continuously add value to health insurance in Nigeria.
27 Sep 2018
The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) was kick started in 2005 by the General Olusegun Obasanjo administration to help the country achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC).
12 Mar 2018
Software and consulting services provider, NexusMax Software 365, has deployed a solution called NEXUSINSURE to power the Oyo State Health Insurance Agency (OYSHIA). A statement by the firm said the Agency’s portfolio had increased since the deployment of the comprehensive biometric health insurance platform. The system, based on the commercial off-the-shelf NEXUSINSURE software, was implemented…
12 Jun 2017
Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has passed a bill for a law establishing the Akwa Ibom State Health Insurance Agency and scheme.
2 May 2017
Acting Managing Director of NSITF, Ismail Agaka, who explained this in Abuja while addressing state commissioners of finance recently, added that ECS, which NSITF implements does not overlap with...
15 Mar 2017
Jide Idris, who disclosed this at the 2017 Eko Health Mission conference in Alausa, Lagos, explained that the state government was working to ensure that all modalities are put in place before the commencement of the scheme.
15 Sep 2016
Cross River State government’s free “Health Insurance Scheme” programme otherwise known as “Ayade Cares” is expected to make about N1 billion monthly.
5 Sep 2016
Members of the National Assembly have called for the removal of funds belonging to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), from the Government’s Treasury Single Account (TSA), to enable the scheme achieve its statutory purpose of providing health care for the citizens.