Healthcare System

NHIS: Health insurance still elusive for many Nigerians

Friday, December 22, 2017

Emergency
An employee of a construction company in Lagos, Mrs. Yetunde Igbayiloye, had her first delivery through an insurance cover obtained under the National Health Insurance Scheme provided by her employer.
 
The pleasant experience of using the cover gave her the confidence to try the scheme for her next delivery; so she and her husband never bordered to set money aside for any unexpected emergency.
 

Healthcare Delivery System: Osun As A Case Study

Friday, September 15, 2017

In recent times, the healthcare delivery system in the State of Osun has been in the limelight, particularly on issues bothering on welfare of medical doctors; salaries and allowance, as well as ‘agitations’ by the medical workers for the provision of medical equipments and other consumables. The agitations, particularly, by medical doctors has recently resulted into industrial action.