Tag: National Health Insurance Scheme

NHIS: Plateau Govt expresses readiness to join scheme

inno.korie- March 13, 2018

The Plateau Government has expressed its readiness to join the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) towards improving healthcare services to the people. The state Commissioner ... Read More

NHIS Commences Re-Accreditation Of 57 HMOs

Abdul Jimoh- September 19, 2017

Less than 5% of Nigerians covered by NHIS, says Official The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has commenced the re-accreditation of 57 Health Management Organisations ... Read More

NHIS Executive Secretary, Usman Yusuf Suspended

Henry Solomon- July 7, 2017

The Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, (NHIS) Professor Usman Yusuf, has been suspended. NTA Reports that the Minister for Health Prof. Isaac Folorunso ... Read More

67 Percent Of Nigerians Cannot Pay For Treatment In Public Hospitals – Dogara

Henry Solomon- June 22, 2017

Over 67 percent of Nigerians, which amounts to over a hundred million poor families, cannot afford to pay hospital bills for treatment of illnesses such ... Read More

HEALTH: NHIS Removes 23,000 Ghost Enrollees From Insurance Scheme

Suleiman Idris- May 9, 2017

   The National Health Insurance Scheme said that it has removed about 23,000 ghost enrolless from its scheme. The Executive Secretary, NHIS, Usman Yusuf, made ... Read More

FG Launches Rapid Result Initiative For Better Health

admin- July 20, 2016

The Federal Ministry of Health has launched Rapid Result Initiative programme tagged “Better Health for all” designed to produce quick and visible impact that would ... Read More