Assessment of National Health Insurance Scheme's (NHIS) Effectiveness in a Tertiary Teaching Hospital in Southeast Nigeria

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N. Ele Grace; O. Ogbonna Brian; M. Ochei Uche; U. Odili Valentine;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.9734/JAMPS/2017/32767
  • Subject: Healthcare financing | healthcare coverage | access to healthcare | population health | health insurance | Nigeria

Background: The fundamental concept of health insurance is risk sharing and burden bearing. The scheme is undermined by limitations ranging from very frequent use of the services more than necessary by enrollees, to cost escalation, poor management, and skimming. Assess... View more
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