Category Archive for "Health Insurance"

What Health Insurance companies Consider Before Giving Health Insurance Quotes

Different health insurance companies offer different health insurance quotes to their clients after considering several factors. Before an insurance firm gives you a premium, they review your risk profile by checking the information included in your health insurance application and…

History of Health Insurance In Nigeria

Health insurance in Nigeria has had a difficult historic development from its inception in the year 1962 up to its amendment by the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act 35 of 1999. Nigeria as a country has a population that…

Health Insurance Scheme In Nigeria

Nigeria has a very large population of over 170 million people. Only 3% of the total population has access to medical insurance. Nigerian is run on a three-tier system government which makes implementation of other policies challenging. The health insurance…

Travel Health Insurance in Nigeria

Expatriates who come to work in Nigeria from overseas are mostly covered by international travel health insurance companies. Insurance companies that provide travel health insurance services are not many. However, with improved global businesses and steady economic growth, this is…

Health Insurance For Travel

Most of the health insurance companies in the world do not provide health insurance for travel to their clients. Do you want to purchase a medical plan for your trip? Check with your insurance company and find out if you…

Top List Of Accredited HMOs In Nigeria

Top List Of Accredited HMOs In Nigeria

The Nigerian health insurance sector has grown and expanded since the National health insurance scheme became operational in 2004. A Health maintenance organization (HMO) is a private or public incorporated company that is registered by the National Health Insurance scheme…

International Travel Health Insurance Companies

Travel health insurance is mostly ignored when buying a travel insurance plan as many people don’t expect to fall sick while travelling. But for frequent travelers, it’s wise for them to have a health travel insurance cover that provides protection…

What is the Role Of Health Maintenance Organizations In Nigeria

Health maintenance organizations play some major roles in the provision of health care and medical services to the Nigerian citizens. Since the Nigerian National health insurance scheme is driven through the Health Maintenance organizations which help to give quality and…

Health Insurance for Europe Visa

Health Insurance for Europe Visa

Nigerian citizens require a visa to enter European countries. We will be focusing on the Schengen areas, which comprise of the countries with a border-less agreement. If a Nigerian citizen wishes to apply for visa to travel to Europe, travel…

Nigerian National Health Insurance Scheme

Since its enactment in 1999, the Nigerian National health insurance scheme(NHIS) only became operational in June, 2005. The main reason for its establishment is the provision of health care services by giving a sustainable alternative source of funding health care…