The National Health Insurance Authority has announced a review of the NHIS medicines list and service Tariffs.
In a press statement dated January 31, 2023, the review takes effect on Tuesday, February 1, 2023, and is in relation to the increase in prices of most Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API’s)
According to the statement, Framework medicines have been increased by 50% plus an additional 30% marginal increase by the NHIA.
The NHIA is not the only group increasing tariffs in the country beginning today.
Electricity tariffs have also been increased by 30% while the prices of diesel and petrol have also increased at some pumps in the country.
The general public is advised to note these increased tariffs and plan accordingly.
Below is the full statement