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HEALTH

Ghanaians Applaud The NPP Government For Fulfilling This Major 2020 Manifesto Promise

The Vice-President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia has revealed that his government, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government, has chalked another success by fulfilling a key campaign promise outlined in the NPP's 2020 manifestos. According to Dr. Bawumia, as promised in their manifestos, the government has been able to add the treatment of childhood cancers to the list of treatments covered by the National Health Insurance Scheme in the country.

  1 month ago ago
Ghanaians Applaud The NPP Government For Fulfilling This Major 2020 Manifesto Promise

HEALTH

Good News For All NHIS Members As The Scheme Is Set To Add This New Package For Members. READ MORE

It has been a priority of government to improve the dissemination of quality healthcare to citizens across the length and breath of the country. Works toward the achievement of universal health coverage started way back from the time of Kwame Nkrumah, from independence to date. As part of the measures taken by the J.

  2 months ago ago
Good News For All NHIS Members As The Scheme Is Set To Add This New Package For Members. READ MORE

POLITICS

Sam George Reveals A Big Secret; Says We Should Never Mistaken President Mahama For Akuffo-Addo.

Today's discussion on the Good Morning Ghana was feisty as it witnessed the member of parliament representing the people of Ningo-Prampram, Sam Nartey George, and the Former Deputy Minister of Health, who is now the CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye.

  4 months ago ago
Sam George Reveals A Big Secret; Says We Should Never Mistaken President Mahama For Akuffo-Addo.

JUSTICE

Just in: Yes, I sold Vag Land to recoup my losses- Dr. Samuel Yaw Annor

Dr Samuel Yaw Annor, former Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIS) and Annor & Associates, has admitted selling Veterans Association of Ghana's (VAG) land to a private developer for the development of a hotel complex instead of a shopping mall for the benefit of ex-servicemen.

  2 months ago ago
Just in: Yes, I sold Vag Land to recoup my losses- Dr. Samuel Yaw Annor

HEALTH

No Ghana Card, No Health Insurance Access - Okoe Boye

The introduction of the National Identification card, also know as the Ghana Card, has been posited by government to be the needed drive for promoting systematic change in citizen identification in Ghana. To this end, government has sought to push for the usage of Ghana Card as means of identification in accessing public services including telecommunication and financial services.

  1 month ago ago
No Ghana Card, No Health Insurance Access - Okoe Boye

SOCIETY

Ghana Card to replace all Id Cards

NIA TO MIGRATE 17 AGENCIES ONTO THE GHANA CARD. It is expected that by the end of the year, about 17 agencies will be migrated onto the Ghana Card and will comply with the policy of transacting government business with only persons that possess the Ghana Card. The telecom firms will also be migrated onto the card before the end of the year.

  1 year ago ago
Ghana Card to replace all Id Cards

POLITICS

Host Causes NDC Big Wig To Retract A Name He Used To Refer To Bawumia

It was an interesting conversation as a former CEO of the Ghana Free Zones clashed with Okoe Boye, the current CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority. The two alongside the host looked at the upcoming tariff increases. According to Okoe Boye, the NDC are only talking today because they feel this is the right time to hit at the government.

  4 months ago ago
Host Causes NDC Big Wig To Retract A Name He Used To Refer To Bawumia

HEALTH

"It's A Good Move"- Ghanaians To Dr Bawumia

After Vice President, Dr Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia told Ghanaians on Sunday, 20th June, 2021 that "as the world marked Sickle Cell Awareness Day on 19th June, I am pleased to announce that at a meeting I chaired on June 8, 2021, with stakeholders including Professor Ohene Frimpong, President of the Sickle Cell Foundation, the Minister of Health, the National Health Insurance Authority and Novartis, it was agreed that hydroxyurea, a modifying therapy for sickle cell will now be provided under the NHIS to improve the physical health of people living with it.

  1 year ago ago

HEALTH

NHIS: Non-Ghanaians Should Pay more than Ghc25 to Register for Cards

Few days ago,the Bono Regional Health Directorate had called on National Health Insurance Authority to Pay premiums equivalent to recent market prices of medications in order for the authority to be able to operate. A new member to join the health insurance scheme is expected to pay Ghc25.00 to be able to acquire the card.

  6 months ago ago
NHIS: Non-Ghanaians Should Pay more than Ghc25 to Register for Cards

HEALTH

Dr. Bawumia Will Be A Big Assert To The Country - Top NPP Executive Envisages The Future.

Today's discussion on the Good Morning Ghana was captivating and intriguing as it witnessed the member of parliament representing the people of Ningo-Prampram, Sam Nartey George, and the Former Deputy Minister of Health, who is now the CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye.

  4 months ago ago
Dr. Bawumia Will Be A Big Assert To The Country - Top NPP Executive Envisages The Future.

HEALTH

More Burkina Faso Citizens Register for NHIS in Upper West

The Upper West Regional Directorate of National Health Insurance Scheme has Registered over 32, 000 beneficiaries in the First Half of the Year. Mr Samuel Lobber, the Upper West Regional Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) disclosed the development in a close door meeting to the Media in Upper West Region.

  1 year ago ago
More Burkina Faso Citizens Register for NHIS in Upper West

POLITICS

I Would Have Agreed If Duffour Had Said That But I Will Not If It Is Mahama-Top NPP Executive Member

Today's discussion on the Good Morning Ghana was emphatic as it witnessed the member of parliament representing the people of Ningo-Prampram, Sam Nartey George, and the Former Deputy Minister of Health, who is now the CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye.

  4 months ago ago
I Would Have Agreed If Duffour Had Said That But I Will Not If It Is Mahama-Top NPP Executive Member

HEALTH

Renew NHIS with Ease

Until recently , renewal of The National Health Insurance Scheme membership has been a “survival of the fittest” .One had to wake up at dawn and join a long queue before being able to renew his or her expired membership.Fortunately, the National Health Insurance Authority have solved the  problem by introducing the mobile renewal service that allows members to renew their membership without any stress or hassle.

  1 year ago ago
Renew NHIS with Ease

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Check out how to link your Ghana Card to your NHIS

The National Health Insurance Authority as part of advancing its technological innovations to service all critical stakeholders has recently released the use of the Ghana Card for NHIS linkage and membership renewals to enable active members to access quality healthcare across all the credentialed Healthcare Facilities in Ghana.The Ghana Card by the government is the primary Identity for all citizenry and is usable to conduct all legitimate transactions.

  1 year ago ago
Check out how to link your Ghana Card to your NHIS

HEALTH

Health Committee Wants Ofori-Atta To Answer Questions On Allocation To NHIS.

Parliament's Committee on Health on Friday, April 1 sent away authorities of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and requested the presence of the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta. The NHIA authorities had shown up before the board with the equation for assignment for 2022.

  6 months ago ago
Health Committee Wants Ofori-Atta To Answer Questions On Allocation To NHIS.

HEALTH

NHIS Expanded To Cover Treatment of Four Childhood Cancers Including Leukemia

The National Health Insurance Authority as part of efforts to alleviate the financial burden of families, especially in seeking healthcare, has expanded the Scheme to cover the treatment of four childhood cancers.The four cancers are Leukemia (childhood cancer of the blood), Wilm's Tumor or Nephroblastoma (Childhood Cancer of the Kidney), Retinoblastoma (Childhood Cancer of the Eye and Neuroblastoma (Childhood Cancer of the Jaw).

  10 months ago ago
NHIS Expanded To Cover Treatment of Four Childhood Cancers Including Leukemia

HEALTH

Ghana Card To Replace NHIS: Check Out The Date It Will Be In Effect

National Health Insurance Scheme is one of the social intervention policies which has helped a lot of Ghanaians in assessing free and if not free less expensive access to health. About half of Ghana's population have registered onto the National Health Insurance Scheme. The National Health Insurance Authority has earlier today revealed that they will soon be replacing the NHIS card with the Ghana Card.

  1 year ago ago
Ghana Card To Replace NHIS: Check Out The Date It Will Be In Effect

ECONOMY-FINANCE

532 medicines Are Covered and Free Under the NHIS In Ghana: Access the List Today

REVISED NHIS MEDICINE LIST EFFECTIVE APRIL 2020 National Health Insurance Act 2003, Act 650 established the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA). Due to many administrative and structural challenges that hampered its smooth and efficient running, act 650 was repealed and replaced by A new law, Act 852 in October of 2012. The health scheme came to replace the inequitable cash and carry system from the 1990s and early 2000s, an important pro-poor objective of providing equitable access and financial coverage

  1 year ago ago
532 medicines Are Covered and Free Under the NHIS In Ghana: Access the List Today

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Renewing Your National Health Insurance Membership made easy: Now On Your Mobile Phone.

Following the introduction of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in 2003 by the J.A. Kuffour administration, many have enrolled and benefited from its packages. From its manual nature in it's inception and coupled with increasing membership, it became evident that the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) was having challenges dealing with membership renewal, new registration, and status verifications. These were evident in long queues at(NHIA) offices across the country. It took many clients days

  1 year ago ago
Renewing Your National Health Insurance Membership made easy: Now On Your Mobile Phone.

HEALTH

Healthcare facilities extorting money from NHIS subscribers unlawfully warned.

The National Health Insurance Authority has taken notice of several reports of money extortion from NHIS subscribers by some healthcare facilities. Subsequently, they have cautioned that punitive sanctions would be applied to any manager or management of any public healthcare facility who charges National Health Insurance subscriber monies considered as co-payment for healthcare services provided.

  1 year ago ago
Healthcare facilities extorting money from NHIS subscribers unlawfully warned.