- When should I change my NHIF outpatient hospital?
- How much do I pay for NHIF?
- How do you confirm a Linda Mama?
- Does Linda Mama cover private hospitals?
- How do I know my NHIF outpatient hospital?
- Does NHIF cover dental treatment?
- Can Linda mama be used in any hospital?
- Can I use my NHIF card in any hospital?
- Does NHIF cover maternity in private hospitals?
When should I change my NHIF outpatient hospital?
With the advent of technology and emergence of Covid-19 NHIF has introduced Selfcare platforms which allow members to choose new, confirm existing or change preferred outpatient hospitals for themselves and their dependents.
The deadline for changing outpatient facility has been extended to May 15, 2020..
How much do I pay for NHIF?
For members under the voluntary category, they pay Kshs. 500 per month (Kshs. 6000 per annum). For those in formal employment, contributions are made as per their income.
How do you confirm a Linda Mama?
How To Register For Linda Mama Via PhoneStep 1 – Dial *263# on your phone.Step 2 – Select 1 on the NHIF mobile menu.Step 3 – Select your language option.Step 4 – Select Free Maternity as your scheme.Step 5 – Choose the type of identification for registration.More items…•
Does Linda Mama cover private hospitals?
Under the programme, public health centres are supposed to receive Sh2,500 per person, Level 4 and 5 hospitals Sh5,000, and referral hospitals Sh17,500 for both normal delivery and CS. Reimbursement for private hospitals is set at Sh17,000 for CS and Sh6,000 for normal delivery.
How do I know my NHIF outpatient hospital?
Members can choose, change, or confirm their existing out-patient hospital every quarter by dialing the USSD *155# or by downloading My NHIF App available on mobile app stores or through our self-help portal on the website.
Does NHIF cover dental treatment?
4.2 Dental Care The Dental Cover includes dental consultation, orthodontics, root canal, dentures, Cost of filling, X-rays and Extractions including surgical extractions together with anaesthetics fees, hospital and operating theatre cost.
Can Linda mama be used in any hospital?
Hospitals supporting the Linda Mama cover Most of the hospitals that are accredited by NHIF offer the free maternal healthcare under the Linda Mama initiative. These Linda Mama hospitals are available all over the country. These hospitals are also adequately equipped to provide quality healthcare for expectant women.
Can I use my NHIF card in any hospital?
You can access in patient services in any of the NHIF accredited hospital/ facility countrywide.
Does NHIF cover maternity in private hospitals?
Does NHIF cover maternity in private hospitals? Yes it does. NHIF board raised the amount paid for C-section deliveries from Ksh 18000 to Ksh 30000. It also raised the amount it pays for normal deliveries from Ksh 6000 to Ksh 10000.