scope of coverage




Healthcare for all

online portal

For  information and on updates on  VCSHIP and formal sector registration updates  click here


All payments to the NHIS account on addtional dependants should be done through Remita. For more information on Remita processes click here 

Executive secretary/ceo

The Executive Secretary/CEO........... Professor Usman Yusuf  has pledged to ensure more Nigerians come under the coverage. 

Enrollee rights

For more information on your rights as an enrollee under NHIS programme click here 



  The Scheme established under the National Health Insurance Scheme Act, Cap N42, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004, is aimed at providing easy access to healthcare for all Nigerians at an affordable cost through various prepayment systems. NHIS is totally committed to securing universal coverage and access to adequate and affordable healthcare in order to improve the health status of Nigerians, especially for those participating in the various programmes/products of the Scheme.