The Northern Regional Director of the National health insurance Authority NHIA, Issahak Abdul Latif, says the Authority had cleared the Gh₵1.2 billion debts they inherited from the previous administration.
He said the NHIA had regained its effectiveness and that for a minimum amount; subscribers could have access to a wide range of medical services in the region and country at large.
Issahak Abdul Latif made this know at the NHIA end of year review meeting held in Tamale. The Regional Director of the NHIA
He disclosed that, the scheme had registered thousands of beneficiaries in the region, adding that NHIS had regained its confidents among card holders with the introduction of the mobile renewal.
Speaking to Diamond News on the sidelines, Issahak Abdul Latif stated that the Authority is in the process of implementing an E receipt programme to ease difficulties subscribers go through at the NHIS centers.
He mentioned that personnel would soon be stationed at health facilities to support of NHIS card bearers and also prevent leakages of claims at the various health facilities in the region.