The Ministry of health has begun the process for the restoration of the Student Allowance for all health trainees of Training Institutions under the Ministry.
To ensure smooth rollout of the payment, Heads of all Ministry of health Training Institutions are advised to direct their students who do not have valid bank account to arrange to open an account and also obtain e-zwich card latest by 26th September, 2017.
The details of the bank account as well as the e-zwich card will be captured during the registration exercise.
As part of the rollout, cabinet has approved for the National Health Insurance Authority to register all students with the scheme. This is to help the Ministry compile a comprehensive biodata of all trainees and to also ensure a smooth rollout of the payment.
In pursuant of this, Heads of Training Institutions are to provide a list of all continuing and newly admitted students. Heads of schools will be held liable for inaccurate data submitted.
Source: Ministry of Health[appbox googleplay screenshots com.digitalnursinglabs.nursecompanion]