This is a Social Health Insurance Scheme specifically designed for employees of federal government working in the various ministries, departments and agencies. Under this scheme, we provide health care services for the principal beneficiary, his or her spouse and a maximum of four (4) biological children who are expected to be below the age of eighteen (18) years.
Scope of Coverage:
- The contributions paid cover health care benefits for the employee, a spouse and four (4) biological children below the age of 18 years.
- More dependants or children above the age of 18 are covered on the payment of additional contributions by the principal beneficiary as determined by NHIS.
- Principals are entitled to register four (4) biological children each, however a spouse or a child cannot be registered twice.