The Member of Parliament for Anyaa Sowutuom, Dr. Dickson Adomako Kissi, has encouraged the citizenry to enroll onto the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) to help enjoy NHIS benefits by accessing free health care services.
He, therefore, entreated all persons who have not registered to be on the scheme and others who do not have active cards to do the needful.
He wants NHIS members who have their insurance expired to get them renewed as the service is determined to expand and progress quality health care in Ghana.
The law maker reiterated that NHIS remains a cardinal instrument in the provision of comprehensive healthcare services to the citizenry and thus implore the religious bodies, civil societies and corporate entities to organize renewal parties where the cost of NHIS membership is catered for.
Hon Adomako Kissi entreated the general public to voluntarily and zealously enroll onto the scheme as the authority is bent on reducing cost for Ghanaians with regards to health care.
According to him, the government is focused on improving the infrastructure, equipment and laboratory facilities in the health sector to complement the expansion and achievement of the NHIS.
He indicated that the government will continue to ensure that the NHIS finances are released on time to solve the problems of unpaid bills to healthcare providers since the smooth operationalization of the scheme remains the government’s major priority, “He told GhOne TV.
Source: Richard Obeng Bediako