About SHS

Health Insurance Board is responsible for purchasing the quality health care service and make available at possible nearest point of its member. The program is aimed to raise contribution from the healthy people and spend the same for needy people. The fund raised shall be spending on basic healthcare package and other supplementary service in a wise manner to cater the need. HIB shall promote pre-payment and risk pooling mechanisms through national health Security programme to mobilise financial resources for health in an equitable manner.

The vision, objectives of the HIB are as follows:


Vision: The Vision of this HIB is to improve the overall health situation of the people of Nepal.

Objectives: The main objective of HIB is to ensure universal health coverage by increasing access to, and utilisation of, necessary quality health services.

The HIB is headed by Chairman, The secretary of Ministry of Health and population. Executive Director is responsible for all the executive functions to materialize the objective and decision of the board.

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