This is a step-by-step guide on how to check your NHIF balance via SMS. If you have been contributing to NHIF, you might need to check whether you got any balance and also know the status of your account. Follow the below simple steps to know your NHIF balance using your phone. To check your balance online.
HOW TO CHECK YOUR NHIF BALANCE THROUGH SMS
Time needed: 5 minutes.
This is a guide on how you can easily view your NHIF balance using your phone
- Compose a new message
Go to your phone’s messaging application. Compose a new message.
- Type text as directed below
Type in the text ‘ID’ then space, then type in your ID or passport number
- Send message
Send this message to 21101
- Ensure you have airtime
You shall be charged an SMS service fee of 10 shillings. Ensure you load your sim with at least 10 shillings airtime.
- Receive your NHIF account balance and status
Next, you shall receive an SMS with details on your nhif account balance and status.