Arrangements are being finalised to develop the policy proposal for the National Health Insurance Plan for Jamaica
A contract will be signed tomorrow by the National Health Fund (NHF) and Costa Rican firm Sanigest Internacional.
The NHF, which has been tasked with the development of the National Health Insurance Plan, has retained Sanigest to assist in developing the policy proposal and road map for the design and implementation of the plan.
The policy proposal will address information on the feasibility of the Plan, sustainability, methods of financing, proposed benefits package, structure and operation of the plan as well as the mechanism to secure adequate coverage for the poor and most vulnerable.
The contract with Sangiest is for six months.