National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS)

Parent Organization: FEDERAL MINISTRY OF HEALTH

Type: Agency

Principal Officers

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The Agency

Past Officials of the Agency

Finances
  • Staff size n/a
  • Revenues (IGR) n/a
  • Budget Allocation () ₦1,549,478,104.00
  • Recurrent Expenditure ₦1,312,933,578.00
  • Capital Expenditure ₦236,544,526.00

Related Organizations/Units

Contact Information

Establishment Act

NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME ACT

33_Law_NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME ACT.pdf
Areas of statutory responsibilities and functions

(a) registering health maintenance organisations and 
health care providers under the Scheme;


(b) issuing appropriate guidelines to maintain the viability
of the Scheme;


(c) approving format of contracts proposed by the
health maintenance organisations for all health care providers;


(d) determining, after negotiation, capitation and other
payments due to health care providers, by the health
maintenance organisations;


(e) advising the relevant bodies on inter-relationship of
the Scheme with other social security services;
(j) the research and statistics of matters relating to the
Scheme;


(g) advising on the continuous improvement of quality of
services provided
under the Scheme through guidelines issued by the Standard
Committee
established under section 46 of this Act;


(h) determining the remuneration and allowances of all staff
of the Scheme;


(i) exchanging information and data with the National Health
Management Information System, Nigerian Social Insurance Trust
Fund, the Federal Office of
Statistics, the Central Bank of Nigeria, banks and other financial
institutions,
the Federal Inland Revenue Service, the State Internal Revenue
Services and
other relevant bodies;


(j) doing such other things as are necessary or expedient for the purpose of
achieving the objectives of the Scheme under its Act.

Addresses/Contact info of offices in all States and in FCT

Head Office Address:
Plot 297, P.O.W. Mafemi Crescent, Off Solomon Lar Way, Utako District, Abuja
Tel: 234-9-4138487, 234-9-2733104
Mobile: 234-9-8065744100, 2348059282008
E-mail: info@nhis.gov.ng

Benin Zonal Office Address:
No. 1H, omo-Osagie, Off Gabriel Igbinedion Way, Opposite Benin Golf Course, GRA, Benin City

Enugu Zonal Office Address:
23, Umuoji Street, Independence Layout, Enugu

Ibadan Zonal Office Address:
15B, Paul Hendrickse Road (Tolulope Walls), New Bodija Estate, Ibadan,

Ilorin Zonal Office Address:
State Ministry of Health Premises, Fate, Ilorin,
Kaduna Zonal Office Address:
No. 2, Waziri Drive, Off Alkali Road, Kaduna,

Lagos Zonal Office Address:
443 rbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos,

Maiduguri Zonal Office Address: 
13 amboa Road, Opposite State School of Nursing, Maiduguri, Borno

 

LIST OF ACCREDITED HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS (HMOs) AS AT JUNE 2013

 

CODE

 

NAME OF HMO/ADDRESS

TELEPHONE NUMBERS

 

STATUS

 

 

HYGEIA HMOLIMITED

 

Bankof Industry Building (BOI)

 

2ndFloor

 

21/22Marina

 

Lagos.

 

08036710207

 

08087183140

 

08034020280

 

08087183111

 

08087183169

 

NATIONAL

 

 

TOTALHEALTHTRUST LIMITED

 

2MarconiRoad

 

PalmgroveEstate

 

Lagos.

 

08082678984*,08033003301

 

08061236890, 08022907594*

 

08022907595

 

08022907593

 

NATIONAL

 

 

CLEARLINE INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

 

16Oyefeso Avenue Off Ikorodu Road Obanikoro

Lagos.

 

 

 

 

Abuja Office:4thFloor

 

TofaHouseCBD

 

Behind theCentral Mosque

 

Abuja

 

08052408604*

 

08023039114*

 

08076490063

 

08076490064

 

08076590002

 

08033328360

 

08054494666

 

08076490063

 

NATIONAL

 

 

HEALTHCARE INTERNATIONALLIMITED

 

308A MurtalaMohammed Way, Yaba, Lagos

 

01-4489820

 

01-4489821

 

NATIONAL

 

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