Avon HMO Launches Kiddies Health Plan In Partnership With UBA

Kiddies Health Plan

How far would you go to keep your children healthy and safe? To this question, we’re sure you’ll go to any length to protect the physical, mental and social well-being of your child. Most parents know the basics of keeping children healthy, like offering them healthy foods, making sure they get enough sleep and exercise and ensuring their safety. However, it is also important for children to get regular checkups … Read More

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10 Cervical Cancer Myths And Facts You Should Know

10 Cervical Cancer Myths And Facts You Should Know

Cervical cancer occurs in the cervix and is usually caused by human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted infection. There are many myths causing confusion for women. Here’s what you need to know. Myth 1: Cervical cancer is untreatable. Fact: Cervical cancer can be effectively treated if detected early. Myth 2: HPV is not common, and it only affects people who have multiple partners, so I should not worry about the … Read More

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Avon HMO Partners Shecluded To Launch Women-Focused Health Plans

Avon HMO Partners Shecluded To Launch Women-Focused Health Plans

To improve healthcare inclusion for women, we are pleased to announce our new strategic partnership with Shecluded, a female-focused financial services provider, which has led to the creation of two unique healthcare plans –Nova and Thrive. Years of research show that women are disadvantaged when it comes to accessing healthcare and this inequality can manifest in various forms, ranging from women being cut off from being active stakeholders in their … Read More

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Introducing: The New Kaffy Health Plan!

health plan for dancers

If you dance to earn an income, we’ve got good news! From now on, you can focus on your hustle, rest assured that your health is in good hands with the new Kaffy Health Plans by Avon HMO. The Kaffy plans were born out of conversations between Avon HMO and leading professional dancer, fitness coach and Guinness World Record holder, Kafayat Shafau-Ameh, popularly known as Kaffy. Having seen what professional … Read More

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Preparing For Fatherhood – 7 Tips For First-Time (and maybe other) Dads

Preparing For Fatherhood - 7 Tips For First-Time (and maybe other) Dads

“Congrats, you’re going to be a dad!” Whether this announcement initially terrifies or excites you, finding out you’re going to be a father is a life-defining moment. Here are 7 tips to prepare you for this amazing and challenging journey of fatherhood. 1. Do some research You may not be the one who is physically carrying the baby, but that doesn’t mean you’re not a part of the pregnancy and … Read More

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Telemedicine: 5 Key Benefits You Should Know

Telemedicine: 5 Key Benefits You Should Know

Telemedicine: 5 Key Benefits You Should Know “Talk is in the eyes.” according to a Yoruba saying. We totally get it, as Nigerians, we’re big on one-on-one interactions, which is why we have meetings that could have been emails. Our healthcare is no different but telemedicine and other innovations are changing things. Still, there are a few doubts and for these, we hope the following facts will help. Convenience When … Read More

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10 Most Common Questions (and answers) About Telemedicine

10 most common questions (and answers) about Telemedicine

“How can you tell me I can get treated without seeing a doctor? How is it even possible?” Really common question in these climes and it’s understandable because Telemedicine is only just becoming a thing. In the past few months, it’s gone from something people just think is a nice techy idea to a really important aspect of Nigeria’s healthcare evolution, especially due to COVID-19. So, we’ve put together some … Read More

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Avon HMO Launches Weekend Fitness Sessions on Instagram

Avon HMO Launches Weekend Fitness Sessions on Instagram

To ensure Nigerians remain fit and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been bringing renowned fitness experts on its social media platforms for interactive training sessions every weekend. It’s a really tricky period to visit the gym due to the risks of contracting an infection. Unlike other public spaces like banks and offices where people can observe social distancing and contact with surfaces can be restricted or monitored, gyms … Read More

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Avon HMO Wins Two Excellence Awards

Excellence-Awards

Further adding to its collection of laurels this year, leading health maintenance organisation, Avon HMO has emerged as the Most Outstanding HMO of the Year as well as the Most Outstanding HR Practitioners at the Eko Excellence Awards and the Africa HR Excellence Awards. Organised to recognise and honour distinguished achievers, the Eko Excellence Awards identifies individuals and corporate organizations driving innovation, fuelling growth and leading sustainable change in the … Read More

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Avon CEO Discusses Opportunities for Healthcare Start-ups with African Entrepreneurs at TEF Forum 2019

Healthcare

Over the past few decades, the perception of healthcare has gradually shifted from it being only a socio-political issue to be addressed by government intervention and spending alone, to being a viable business and investment opportunity as well as an avenue for overall economic development. Healthcare today has been acknowledged as requiring the attention and involvement of governments, developmental organizations as well as the Private Sector. This view was further … Read More

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