The Contributory Health Scheme is a Health System consisting of compulsory contribution and pooling of funds together to Finance Expenditure to pay for all or partly Health Services to be rendered to the beneficiary/enrollee with the purpose of providing access to affordable & qualitative health care.
Formulation of Contributory Health Bill, April –June 2017
Domestication of Bill and Stakeholders Forum, September – October 2017
The draft bill proposing the establishment of ODCHC & ODCHS was transmitted to The ONDO STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY ON 22ND December 2017
Following First and Second Readings, a Public Hearing was held for Stakeholders on 8th January 2018, with Capacity Building and Sensitization Workshop for Members of the House (all in attendance) in Ondo town on 10th January 2018.
To Strengthen the Understanding of Stakeholders, there was a Study Tour of Delta State Contributory Health Commission, Asaba for House of Assembly Members, Ministry of Health Officials and other Stakeholders between 20th – 26th January 2018.
Ondo State House of Assembly Passed the Bill on Friday 2nd, February 2018
Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN assented to the Bill on Tuesday 6th February 2018
Health insurance product for persons with special interests (low/no income earners, persons with disabilities, aged persons, retirees, pregnant women, children under the age of 5 etc.).