NHIS best way to achieve universal health coverage, says SFH
Society for Family Health (SFH) has said that the best way to achieve the highly desired universal health coverage (UHC) in the country is to key into the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
The Guardian’s story saves man living with younger brother’s kidney
Nnorom, 46, is a Lagos based businessman, who holds a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Marketing. He hails from Ihiala in Anambra State and is married with two daughters.
Medical experts raise concern over Nigeria’s health sector
Some groups of medical experts have said there is looming danger in Nigeria’s healthcare system if necessary and urgent steps are not taken to address it.
FG urges support for UHC through NHIS
The Federal Government has called on donor partners to support the attainment of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in the country through the National Health Insurance Scheme ...
FG to capture informal sector in NHIS
The Federal Government, yesterday, said plans were underway to capture the informal sector in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS).
Nigeria to import doctors from Europe, United States
Health Minister Osagie Ehanire said yesterday that Nigeria would employ the services of medical experts from Europe and America.
Reducing maternal, child deaths in Nigeria
Worried by the high child and maternal mortality in the country, a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecological Surgeon at the College of Medical Sciences, University of Jos, Plateau State, Innocent Ujah, has made recommendations on how to navigate and sweep landmines for safe motherhood in Nigeria.
How Nigeria can achieve functional health insurance scheme, by Ghanaian NHIS boss
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) of Ghana, Mrs. Lydia Dsana-Selby has advised the Federal Government to find an innovative way to bring the informal sector into its Health Insurance Scheme.
HMO boss urges Nigerians to key into NHIS
To ensure a healthy society, the Executive Director, Wellness Health Management Organisation (HMO), Adetutu Afolabi, has urged Nigerians to prioritise...