In a move to increase its commitment to improving access to quality and affordable healthcare services for Nigerians, Wellahealth – a health-tech start-up has launched operations in Akwa Ibom.
In a statement, Ikpeme Neto, CEO of Wellahealth, expressed his joy over the strides to ensure quality and affordable healthcare is readily available to Nigerians.
He also appreciated the efforts and partnership of the State Government in ensuring technology is leveraged for massive enrollment, claims management and improvement of access to quality healthcare services for residents.
Iboro Udoh director health planning, research and statistics, Akwa Ibom state Ministry of Health, applauded the start-up, pointing out that in addition to providing quality and affordable healthcare service delivery, the venture would also be an avenue for job creation in the state.
Udoh who was representing the commissioner for Health in Akwa Ibom also stated that the state government is happy to partner with Wellahealth to scale the state’s health insurance following the signing of the Health Insurance Act by the Governor of the state.