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Name: National Health Insurance Act, 2018 (No. 2 of 2018).
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Medical care and sickness benefit
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2018-04-11
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-2018-L-108536
Bibliography: Printed separately, 2019, International Labour Organization PDF PDF
Abstract/Citation: An Act to provide for sound financing for the national health system; provide for a universal access to quality insured health care services; establish the National Health Insurance Management Authority and provide for its functions and powers; establish the National Health Insurance Scheme and provide for its systems, procedures and operation; establish the National Health Insurance Fund and provide for contributions to and payments from the Fund; provide for accreditation criteria and conditions in respect of insured health care services; provide for complaints and appeals processes; provide for the progressive establishment of provincial and district health offices of the Authority; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

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