How to Register for Linda Mama NHIF Cover online in Kenya

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Linda Mama is a Government sponsored program run by NHIF that offers free maternal care to mothers seeking maternity services. It is eligible for all pregnant mothers who are Kenyan citizens. The main aim of this initiative is to “achieve universal cases to maternal and child health services and contribute to the country’s progress towards UHC”. Expectant mothers should register in advance to ensure that they receive the service without any problems or complications.

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The Linda Mama initiative offers numerous benefits to signing up for this service, the mother and child will have access to quality health for up to 6 months after birth. For starters, expectant mothers receive comprehensive healthcare packages that will ensure they receive quality healthcare at any stage of their pregnancy.

They are two ways you can register for Linda Mama NHIF Cover online:

  1. Register through USSD Code *155#
  2. Register through the NHIF Registration portal

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How to Register for Linda Mama NHIF Cover Online

#1. Register through the USSD Code *155#

  1. Dail *155# on your phone
  2. Select your language option either 1 for English or 2 for Kiswahili
  3. Select option 2 for free maternity as your scheme
  4. Choose the type of identification for registration, select option 1 which is Kenyan ID
  5. Enter your identification number
  6. Now type in your first name and last name
  7. Enter the year of birth
  8. Select County
  9. Confirm Linda Mama registration and click ok
  10. You will then present the FMS number assigned on registration to any of the contracted NHIF health care providers for activation and verification of details
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#2. Register via the NHIF Registration portal

  1. Go to the NHIF registration portal
  2. Click Self Employed, Employed, or Employer
  3. Enter your National ID/Passport/Alien ID
  4. Fill in all other form details
  5. Attach a scanned copy of your ID or Passport
  6. Attach passport size photo
  7. If married, attach your spouse’s marriage certificate
  8. Click to confirm.

That is how you register for the Linda Mama NHIF Insurance Cover online