AXA HMO introduces initiatives to curb COVID-19

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AXA Mansard Health Limited, a health management organisation, says it has deployed technology to attain operational excellence to deliver and overcome challenges facing Nigeria’s health insurance industry.

It said this in a statement on Wednesday titled ‘Insurer champions new initiatives to curb spread of COVID-19’.

The firm said the announcement was made at its virtual yearly HR conference tagged ‘Winning the pandemic battle together’.

It said it had in attendance the guest speaker, the Managing Director, Paelon Memorial Hospital, Dr Frances Onyia; and two external panellists, Medical consultant-Human resources, MTN Nigeria, Dr. Idorenyin Oladiran; and Medical and Wellness Consultant-Human Capital, Stanbic IBTC, Dr. Jatto Sylvanus, respectively.

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The statement said AXA Mansard Health AXA Mansard Health was positioned to lead all health management organisations in Nigeria, providing health related services to both individuals and corporate bodies.

The Chief Executive Officer, AXA Mansard Health Limited, Tope Adeniyi, stated, “The focus of this session is to get a deeper understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic and how as organisations we can deal with the resultant effects on our staff and the business operations.

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“A major step we have taken to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus is the introduction of pre-authorisation approval notification, aimed at reducing the wait-time at hospitals.

“To fast-track hospital visits and remove information asymmetry between care providers, enrolees can now get pre-authorisation approval notification, access benefit schedule, pre-book hospitals, refill drug prescriptions and so on via the MYAXA Plus Application.”

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