Sh10,000 annually: NBK unveils emergency evacuation product

It also grants them direct access to the AMREF Flying Doctors’ 24-hour control centre.

In Summary

•They also enjoy access to the air ambulance provider, without having to go through third-party intermediaries.

•The cover does not cover out of hospital treatment of mild injuries and illnesses; acute condition at the time of signup; inpatient medical cost; war, political violence and civil unrest; search and rescue; criminal activity; and contamination (biological or chemical).

MD Paul Russo
MD Paul Russo

National Bank of Kenya has signed a partnership with AMREF Flying Doctors to provide air evacuation and ground ambulance services for its customers, in case of a medical emergency.

The service, dubbed Maisha Air Ambulance Plan, entitles customers to unlimited evacuations and transfers from anywhere within Kenya or parts of Eastern Africa region.

Customers can choose from amongst different categories, including: Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum.

To sign up for the service, customers are required to subscribe for different categories, at a rate of between Sh2,300 and Sh10,500 annually.

Managing Director Paul Russo said they will continuously focus on intricacies touching on their customers.

"We are doing all it takes, including striking strategic partnerships to unlock more value for Kenyans,” he said.

 “Health is wealth. One of the best ways that we can protect our wealth is by paying keen attention to our health and well-being."

The Maisha Air Ambulance Plan is available for the bank’s retail, corporate and MSME clients.

It also grants them direct access to the AMREF Flying Doctors’ 24-hour control centre for medical advice provided by qualified practitioners.

They also enjoy access to the air ambulance provider, without having to go through third-party intermediaries.

The cover does not cover out of hospital treatment of mild injuries and illnesses; acute condition at the time of signup; inpatient medical cost; war, political violence and civil unrest; search and rescue; criminal activity; and contamination (biological or chemical).