Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Photo of the week January 30th, 2013
a) Exemption from payment of the NHIS premium
b) Exemption from payment of the registration charge
c) Waiving of the waiting period between registration and accessing services
d) any woman who presents at an accredited health facility with a pregnancy-related complication resulting in, or arising from, miscarriage or abortion will be entitled to the same benefits
e) any woman who, having delivered at home or in an unaccredited health facility, and who subsequently presents at an accredited health facility with post-partum complications during the six week post-natal period will be registered.'
This is a positive position, but it is not as well known as it should be. Such information reaching the people in need may save their lives and it certainly should improve conditions for many women. As you look at the sky, remember we all share it, and would be even better if we were to all share the same knowledge regarding health matters and access to health care.
Photo courtesy of Medicine on the Move www.medicineonthemove.orgwww.medicineonthemove.org
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