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MTN Nigeria Partners NHIS, Launches First-of-its-kind Mobile Health Insurance Scheme tagged: MTN Y’ello Health Insurance

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, the Executive Chairman of Salt and Einstein MTS; The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of NHIS, Dr. Femi Thomas and the Chief Executive Officer MTN, Michael Ikpoki, at the Lagos launch of MTN Y'ello Health Insurance Scheme on Monday 21st July, 2014 at Civic Centre.

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, the Executive Chairman of Salt and Einstein MTS; The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of NHIS, Dr. Femi Thomas and the Chief Executive Officer MTN, Michael Ikpoki, at the Lagos launch of MTN Y’ello Health Insurance Scheme on Monday 21st July, 2014 at Civic Centre.

In further confirmation of its leadership position as Africa’s foremost telecommunications company of choice, MTN Nigeria  has entered into a strategic partnership with  the National health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), to launch first-of-its-kind mobile health insurance scheme tagged: MTN Y’ello Health. The aggregator of the partnership is Salt and Einstein

This new scheme was unveiled on Monday 21th of July, 2014, at the Civic Centre, VictoriaIsland, Lagos.

In the words of the Chief Executive Officer, MTN Nigeria, Michael Ikpoki, “the essence of this partnership is to remove the financial barriers to healthcare, giving people unrestricted access to good healthcare without having to pay out-of-pocket. More than bringing flexibility and ease to paying for health care service, health insurance is also a means of providing greater access to healthcare for larger segments of a population” he said.

 

For MTN subscribers to gain access to pre-defined treatments such as paediatric/antenatal care, minor surgeries, treatment for malaria, typhoid and minor infections, HIV/AIDS & STD management, eye care, family planning and much more, all they need do is to subscribe to the service at the rate of N250 weekly or N1, 000 monthly deductions from the subscribers’ airtime.

 

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, the Executive Chairman of Salt and Einstein MTS; The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of NHIS, Dr. Femi Thomas, Mrs Adenike Olaniba, National President, Healthcare providers Association of Nigeria and the Chief Executive Officer MTN, Michael Ikpoki, at the Lagos launch of MTN Y'ello Health Insurance Scheme on Monday 21st July, 2014 at Civic Centre.

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, the Executive Chairman of Salt and Einstein MTS; The Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of NHIS, Dr. Femi Thomas, Mrs Adenike Olaniba, National President, Healthcare providers Association of Nigeria and the Chief Executive Officer MTN, Michael Ikpoki, at the Lagos launch of MTN Y’ello Health Insurance Scheme on Monday 21st July, 2014 at Civic Centre.

The service comes with freedom to choose from a list of over 6000 Health Maintenance Organisation (HMO) and health care providers across Nigeria, while the package includes unlimited number of visits to the hospital with treatment value of up to N80, 000 annually.

 

Dial *616# to register and follow the prompts to subscribe and get your NHIS MTS ID number.

 

the Chief Executive officer MTN,  Michael Ikpoki, speaking on the importance of embracing the Y’ello Health Insurance Scheme

the Chief Executive officer MTN, Michael Ikpoki, speaking on the importance of embracing the Y’ello Health Insurance Scheme

 

Popular actor,Afiz Oyetoro speaking at the event

Popular actor,Afiz Oyetoro speaking at the event This new scheme was unveiled on Monday 21th of July, 2014, at Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.

 

 Kola Oyeyemi (3rd from left), GM, Consumer marketing, MTN, and some dignitaries at the launch

Kola Oyeyemi (3rd from left), GM, Consumer marketing, MTN, and some dignitaries at the launch

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