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Sissala East: Service Providers Receive Their NHIS Payments for 2018 2nd Quarter

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says it has paid part of the debt it owes healthcare service providers in the Sissala East up...
Nhis Review

UPPER WEST: NHIA Registers 70,000 Locals

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) registered 70,358 indigents in 2018 onto the insurance scheme and at the same time made marginal gains in...
Dr Lydia Baaba Dsane Selby

Stakeholders Exchange Ideas on Private Sector part in UHC

Dr Lydia Baaba Dsane-Selby, the Chief Executive Officer for the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has acknowledged the key role being played by the...
media workshop

According to NHIA Pregnant Women Have Become More Confident

Mr Kasimu Abudulai, the Upper East Regional Operations Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), said pregnant women have confidence in the free...
CSOs

CSOs Advocate for Accurate Health Budget

Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in the north have called on the government to ensure that budgetary allocations to the health sector are realistic...
family planning

Two communities educated on family planning inclusion unto NHIS

Mrs. Stella Adu Amankwah, Acting Director of Cooperate Affairs, National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has urged Ghanaians who have not yet joined the National...
family planning

Nabdam District: NHIA Spreads The Message on Family Planning

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has introduced Family Planning (FP) services onto the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in the Nabdam District of...
NHIA

NHIA resolves to seal all avenues of financial leakages

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has commenced an internal audit to uncover and deal with any acts of financial malfeasance by its district...
NHIA

NHIA Yet to Settle New Juaben CHPS Compounds Accumulated Bills

The National Health Insurance Authority owe CHPS Compounds in the New Juaben Municipality 13 months arrears for none payment of services rendered by the...
Nhis

NHIS would soon become Ghana’s healthcare purchaser and financier

Mr Oswald Essuah-Mensah, the Deputy Director in Charge of Marketing of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has underscored the importance of positioning the...
Journalists

GJA shortlist 9 journalist for maiden Volta Journalists Awards

Nine journalists in the Volta Region have been shortlisted for the maiden Volta Journalists Awards under the auspices of the Volta Regional branch of...
NHIS

Place Levies on Alcohol to Help Fund NHIS

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has made a proposal to government to levy tobacco and alcohol to fund the National Health Insurance Scheme...
blood

NHIA donates blood to National Blood Transfusion Service

The Greater Accra Regional Office of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has donated 500 pints of blood to the National Blood Transfusion Service,...
NHIS

NHIS Can’t Pay Service Providers Amid High Indebtedness – CEO

Dr. Samuel Annor, Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has disclosed that the Scheme is broken to the extent that,...
NHIS

Ghanaians Asked To Treat NHIS As National Asset

Mr Paul Kusi, the Sunyani West District Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has warned against the politicization of the health insurance...

Hospital Management Plead With Government

The Management of the Kwahu Government Hospital has threatened to embark on a strike, if government does not provide them with logistics and replace...

Assembly Members Educated On Capitation Claims Payment

Members of the Agona East District and Agona West Municipal Assembly have attended a day’s workshop at Agona Swedru to equip them with the...
NHIS

N/R: Major Provider Withdraws Services From NHIS

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA)’s major service provider in the Northern Region, Peekay Gombi Pharmaceuticals, has withdrawn its services with effect from November...
NHIS

Over 30,000 Joins NHIS On Daily

He said it could, therefore, not be true that the Scheme had “grounded to a halt as being speculated in the media”. ...
Wpid Nhis

NHIS Capitation For Upper West Region Starts in October

Capitation is a new form of payment that will allow the Authority to pay a per capita amount in advance to accredited health provider...
NHIA

NHIA to start e-receipting, on-site banking project

The project would soon commence this on pilot basis in some selected districts nationwide, and this is envisaged to save the Authority GHC3 million...

Wa: NHIA arranges blood donation exercise in Wa

The distant education students who are the donors of this year's exercise were treated to a sumptuous meal to prepare them for the exercise. Mr...
NHIS

GHS, NHIS Hold Talks On Universal Access to Health

The meeting, which is being held quarterly is to help remove the bottlenecks that impede universal access to health coverage. ...

Most NHIS Holders subscribe to primary health care providers

Mr Elliot Akototse, Regional Manager of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) said the subscription represented 96.87 per cent of total enrolment and marked...

Over 600 aged people in Ellembelle given Free NHIS cards

He said the scheme currently has a population of 11.3 million and last year alone with over 29.5 million attendance recorded at the various...
NHIS

Head Potters obtain free NHIS registration

The Pamela Bridgewater Project has in collaboration with the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) registered 200 head porters (kayayei) in Accra onto the national...
blood

NHIA staff give blood to KATH

More than 100 of the employees were on hand to give in excess of 80 pints of blood to shore up the stock at...
Sylvester Mensah, CEO of NHIA

Sylvester Mensah lauds Government for inquest of his tenure at NHIA

Mr Mensah’s accounts were frozen when the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI), was investigating him over allegations of financial malpractices that allegedly occurred at...

Upper West NHIA Registered 115,075 In 2015

The registration of the indigent and vulnerable also increased from 49,871 in 2014 to 115,075 in 2015, representing 131 per cent growth, Mr. Abass...

NHIS Providers Advised To Strengthen Operations With The Authority

Providers, M. Frempong said, must also ensure that their credentials were also updated to strengthen their dealings with the NHIA. The Regional Director was opening...