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Sad News To All Kenyans Using NHIF Imsurance On Hospital Bills

The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) is a Kenya government state corporation with a mandate to provide health insurance to Kenyans. The core business and mandate for NHIF is to provide accessible, affordable, sustainable and quality health insurance for all Kenyan citizens, this organization is now on spotlight after Kenyan private hospitals disclosed sad news to Kenyans.

  5 months ago ago
Sad News To All Kenyans Using NHIF Imsurance On Hospital Bills

HEALTH

Disappointment to All NHIF Patients As Private Hospitals Plan to Deny Them Services

All National Health Insuarance Fund (NHIF) patients are set for a big dissapointment as they will be denied services by private hospitals starting from Monday, January 27. This is after the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals (KAPH) released a statement claiming that they received alot of complaints from their health facilities regarding the poor payment of the insurers.

  5 months ago ago
Disappointment to All NHIF Patients As Private Hospitals Plan to Deny Them Services

HEALTH

Health Ministry Holds a Closed Meeting with Private Hospitals' Officials Over NHIF Standoff

Top officers from the Ministry of Health are currently holed up in a closed-door meeting with private healthcare providers in a bid to resolve the standoff that has seen some private facilities deny services to NHIF (National Health Insurance Fund) beneficiaries. The decision was triggered by the national medical insurer reducing doctors’ fees, with private hospitals accusing NHIF of hurting patient care as the move is not viable for their institutions.

  4 months ago ago
Health Ministry Holds a Closed Meeting with Private Hospitals' Officials Over NHIF Standoff

HEALTH

Bad News As Private Centers Stop To Give Services To NHIF Members After This Message Emerges

Bad news to the ministry of health as the private Centers Stop to offer services all National Hospital Insurance Fund Members after this message Emerges. The ministry of health has been working closely with the Government to see that all Kenyans under NHIF medical cover are receiving quality services in our different health centers.

  5 months ago ago
Bad News As Private Centers Stop To Give Services To NHIF Members After This Message Emerges

HEALTH

Private hospitals will deny services to NHIF patients starting Monday, January 31

Private hospitals will deny services to National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) patients starting Monday, January 31. Joseph Otieno, Head of Communications from the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals, noted that the insurer pays little in claims as compared to public facilities. "Yes, they (NHIF) at times don't even end up paying (in claims).

  5 months ago ago
Private hospitals will deny services to NHIF patients starting Monday, January 31

HEALTH

Private Hospitals To Deny Services To Patients With NHIF Cover

Private hospitals will deny services to National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) patients beginning Monday, January 31. Addressing Kenyans.co.ke, Joseph Otieno, Head of Communications from the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals, noticed that the insurer pays little in claims when compared with public hospitals.

  5 months ago ago
Private Hospitals To Deny Services To Patients With NHIF Cover

HEALTH

Why NHIF Patients Risk Being Rejected by Private Hospitals

Looming crisis awaits the Health department as Private Hospitals threaten to reject NHIF patients from next week. According to Citizen TV report, KAPH Secretary General Timothy Olweny issued the red alert on Friday after confirming that the agreement between them and NHIF had expired and no renewal process had been initiated.

  5 months ago ago
Why NHIF Patients Risk Being Rejected by Private Hospitals

HEALTH

The Government is being Blamed by Private Institutions for Exorbitant Treatment Costs

The Private hospitals have justified the country's high medical treatment costs, blaming them on the country's hefty medical equipment taxes. Daniel Yumba, the General Director of the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals, said most health institutions have to spend billions of shillings on imported equipment at the release of the Universal Healthcare Coverage report.

  4 months ago ago
The Government is being Blamed by Private Institutions for Exorbitant Treatment Costs

HEALTH

Private hospitals to deny all patients from accessing NHIF starting from January 31st

Private hospitals now say they will bar all patients depending on the National Health Insurance Fund cover from accessing services beginning February this year. This is according to the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals which said an agreement reached between them and NHIF has come to an end and no renewal talks have been initiated.

  5 months ago ago
Private hospitals to deny all patients from accessing NHIF starting from January 31st

HEALTH

Blow to Kenyans Using NHIF as Private Hospitals Set to Deny Them Services

Kenyans with National Hospital Insurance Fund cards should brace themselves for hard times after private hospitals announced that they will not receive services countrywide effective Monday. NHIF has been of help to many Kenyans who have been in a position to receive services from both the private and public health sectors.

  5 months ago ago
Blow to Kenyans Using NHIF as Private Hospitals Set to Deny Them Services

HEALTH

Private Hospitals seek to be involved in the fight against Covoid-19

Private health care facilities in Kenya have appealed to the government to involve them in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. The Kenya Association of Private Hospitals urged the Health Ministry to consider their contribution in the fight against Coronavirus and engage their services in order to strengthen the healthcare system in the country. Dr Timothy Olweny, the association’s Secretary General,in a press statement said joint efforts between all the health care stakeholders is necessary for the c

  2 years ago ago
Private Hospitals seek to be involved in the fight against Covoid-19