Inaugural Meeting of the TWG on Health Care Insurance for PoC’s
The technical Working Group on the provision of Health Care Insurance for PoC’s held an inaugural meeting on the 28th June. Prof. Usman Yusuf, the Executive Secretary, NHIS inaugurated the TWG which comprises of staff members of both NCFRMI and NHIS. The group has been tasked to come up with a work-plan. As a result of the burden of disease that affect PoC’s, the commission earlier met with the Executive Secretary, NHIS to discuss the prospects of providing health-care insurance for Persons of Concern. These discussions led to the initiation of a Technical Working Group, to work out the modalities of the partnership.