About Us

Lagos State Health Management Agency (LASHMA) was established by the enabling act No. 14 of 25 May, 2015 and registered in Lagos State of Nigeria (Official Gazette No. 32, Vol. 48) dated 5 th June 2015 to ensure that all residents of Lagos State including Public Servants have access to affordable and quality Health Care. Through the Scheme, people living in Lagos can be protected from financial distress resulting from huge medical bills.

Lagos State Health Scheme
The Ministry in conjunction with the State House of Assembly drafted the
Lagos State Health Scheme Bill and this was signed into law in May, 2015
The Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS) Law establishes the:
– Lagos State Health Management Agency
– Lagos State Health Scheme and the
– Lagos State Health Fund.

Lagos State Health Fund (LASHEF) will serve as a basket of funds from several
sources for the provision of health care services for the enrolled population.
Sources includes –

– 1% of the Consolidated Revenue Fund
– Premiums from the formal and informal sector
– Donations and Grants-in-aid
– National Health Act through the NHIS and NPHCDA

The Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) registration number
shall be a prerequisite for accessing any benefit available under the schemes.

Our Vision

To improve the overall health indices of Lagos state through Universal Health Coverage for all residents of the state.

Our Mission

To improve quality of care and provide financial risk protection against catastrophic and impoverishing healthcare spending for all residents of Lagos state through a mandatory health insurance scheme that is based on the principles of equity and solidarity.

Management Team

Dr. Emmanuella Olutoyin Zamba

Dr. Emmanuella Olutoyin Zamba

General Manager

Dr. Emmanuella Zamba is a Public Servant and Medical Doctor, a seasoned technocrat, and a public health specialist.

Dr. Serano Oluwafemi

Dr. Serano Oluwafemi

HEAD, MEDICAL OPERATION& QUALITY ASSURANCE

Dr. Serrano Oluwafemi is a Medical Practitioner with over Fifteen (15) years’ experience both in Clinical and Manage care industry.

Mr. Oladejo Sefiu Olatunbosun

Mr. Oladejo Sefiu Olatunbosun

Head of ICT

Mr. Oladejo Sefiu Olatunbosun is a Technology Strategist with over 20 years’ experience working with successful businesses

Mrs. Aramide Ojo

Mrs. Aramide Ojo

Head Finance

Mrs. Aramide Ojo is a graduate of Finance from University of Ilorin, a Fellow Chartered Accountant and an Alumnus of Lagos Business School

Mr. Rotimi Olatunji

Mr. Rotimi Olatunji

Head, Business Development & Marketing

Mr. Rotimi Olatunji is a business development and marketing professional with experience spanning over 20 years in sales & marketing.