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NON INSURED HEALTH BENEFIT (NIHB) PROGRAM

NON INSURED HEALTH BENEFIT (NIHB) PROGRAM

The NIHB Processing Program at the Biigtigong Nishnaabeg Health Centre is responsible for processing Non-Insured Health Service claims for community and Band members. This process involves submitting medical appointment travel, mileage, meal & accommodation requests to FNIHB, and making travel arrangements for clients with travel agencies, hotels, airlines and bus lines. Front office staff are also responsible for answering the telephone, booking local travel trips, and booking appointments for visiting specialist clinics.

The Health Clerk/Receptionist at the Health Centre is responsible for carrying out all the duties associated with processing NIHB Claims for the community and Band members, including data input and submission, invoice processing, receipt and documentation of client information, maintenance of client files and various other clerical/office duties.

Please contact the front reception by calling (807)229-1836 Ext 601 for more information or submit your claim.