In August, TSC advertised for an insurance service provider for teachers.
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According to an advert from TSC, interested providers had up to August, 22, 10 am to submit their applications.
“Teachers Service Commission invites sealed tenders for the provision of comprehensive teacher’s medical insurance cover,” the circular reads.
TSC procured and awarded Minet Kenya Insurance Brokers the contract for the provision of medical cover for all teachers and their dependants with effect from November 1, 2019.
“Tendering will be conducted under a competitive National Open Tender using a standardized tender document and is open to all qualified and interested,” the advert reads.
For a provider to qualify, they should have valid registration certificates from Insurance Regulatory Authority.
The contract awarded will serve for a period of under three years and can be renewed annually based on performance.
In February 2022, Minet issued new terms for its teachers and dependants seeking medical services.
Teachers who wished to change their dependants were only allowed to do so once a year.
Among the new rules, Minet said it will no longer use code verification in all facilities it listed, it was replaced with biometric verification.