How To Check Your NHIF Account Number In Kenya. Did you know you can check your NHIF account status without needing to visit an NHIF branch? You can do this by sending an email with your ID number to firstname.lastname@example.org or texting the letters ID followed by a space and your ID number or passport number to 21101. Just in case you lost your NHIF Identity card, you can simply retrieve your account number by sending a text message to NHIF by following the 3 steps:
- On your phone, compose a new text message
- Type in the word ID in capital letters then space, followed by your national identification number i.e ID 12345678
- Send the message to 21101
You will receive a text message with your NHIF Account Number and the last contribution date.
This is What you will get as a Reply
- Your member number
- Your ID number
- Your year of birth
- Your last contribution and your
Note: It is best to send the message during working hours. You will be charged 10 Kshs for using this service.
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