Governor Adegboyega Oyetola has given causes for the institution of the Osun Well being Insurance coverage Scheme (OHIS).
He mentioned the state-managed medical health insurance scheme, was primarily created to help the aged and fewer privileged to entry well being care.
Talking because the visitor of the month on a tv programme held to Mark the thirtieth anniversary of the creation of Osun State, Oyetola remarked that the state authorities has taken the duty of paying the OHIS premium of the aged.
The governor whereas answering questions additionally mentioned his administration has given all-around consideration to the state’s well being sector.
He defined that the federal government determined to progress from the Major Healthcare Centres (PHCs) to offer individuals within the grassroots the chance to entry well being care.
“With the first healthcare sector taken care of and with the refurbishing, equipping and staffing of PHCs throughout the 332 wards within the state, we have been now in a position to begin work on the secondary well being services.
“As of now, our intervention is being felt in that stage”, he concluded.