Maternity benefi ts are payable to insured female members of the Fund who is expecting confi nement.
Payable for a period of twelve (12) weeks at the rate of 100% of Average Insurable Daily Earnings (AIDE) determined from the last six months of insurable employment immediately prior to the 20th week of pregnancy.
Payment is made in one installment if a claim is fi led after delivery or two installments if made before delivery.
Covers medical treatment costs for ailments directly related to pregnancy.Treatment period begins from the 24th week of pregnancy and ends 48 hours after confi nement or seven (7) days in case of a caesarean delivery. Treatments are made by accredited medical providers.