National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS)
The primary responsibility of the scheme is to ensure financial access to basic health care services for residents without having to pay out-of-pocket at the point of health care service delivery.
- Ensure equity in health care coverage access by the poor to healthcare services, protection of the poor and vulnerable against financial risk.
- Grant credentials to healthcare providers and facilities that provide healthcare services to members of the National Health Insurance Scheme.
- Manage the National Health Insurance Fund.
Information source from National Health Insurance