IHMS announces Debut of the IHMS MEGA PLAN
IHMS has announced the debut of a new product: the IHMS MEGA PLAN.
IHMS has designed this comprehensive health insurance product for staff and dependants of local nationals and expatriates residing and working in Nigeria to offer a boundary-less health insurance cover. The product is reinsured by ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company of India, and they would also assist IHMS in claims related services to be provided to insured for treatment in India
According to the Chief Operating Officer, Dr Chidi Ukandu,”the IHMS Mega Plan gives everyone access to quality health services in Nigeria, India and all parts of the World”.
Buttressing this, the Chief Marketing Officer, Mr. Wole Olomojobi affirmed that “this is the first time a boundary-less health insurance product is originating in Nigeria. The Mega Plan offers best in class health services and cashless access to some of the best hospitals in India.”
The IHMS Mega Plan benefits include: In and Out-patient consultations, treatment option in India –allows enrollees access to over 4000 hospitals in India through the Indian network and also provides assistance with travel arrangements to India. The plan also covers maternal dental and optical care. There are other optional covers such as emergency evacuation to India, airfare expenses, repatriation of mortal remains and worldwide emergency cover including covers in the U.S and Canada.
IHMS was incorporated in 2001 and accredited by the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) to provide social and private health insurance services to individuals, groups and corporate organizations with fully operational offices in Lagos, Abuja, Port-Harcourt, Ibadan, Benin, Ilorin, Kaduna, Maiduguri, Owerri and Enugu. IHMS utilizes a network of over 1000 healthcare providers including general practitioners, specialists, clinics, hospitals and diagnostic centre’s spread all over Nigeria.
ICICI LOMBARD General Insurance Company is the no. 1 Private General Insurance Company in India and is a leader in health insurance covering over 3.5 million lives in India with a network of over 4000 hospitals across India and an in- house team of over 100 doctors.