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Online Services for Social Insurance

OSSI Portal


The OSSI portal is in line with the Algerian government policy aimed at ensuring good coverage of social insurance policyholders and their beneficiaries in the context of third-party payment.
This system has made it possible to cover most of the health care needs of insured persons and their dependents, without excessive and restrictive formalities, or advance payments, thus allowing better access to care and improved power. household purchasing.

The objectives and goals of this portal are :
•To simplify the administratives procedures;
•To reduce the deplacement of the insured to the service of CNAS;
•To modernize the services provided for the benefit of citizens;

This portal aims to strengthen the series of agreements concluded by the Ministry of Labor, Employment and Social Security with health professionals in the private sector, such as hemodialysis centers, cardiology and of the convention system of the attending physician, for the benefit of the insured persons and their beneficiaries.

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Action lines related to this project
  • AL C1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development 2021
Sustainable development goals related to this project
  • Goal 1: No poverty
  • Goal 2: Zero hunger
  • Goal 3: Good health and well-being
  • Goal 4: Quality education
  • Goal 5: Gender equality
  • Goal 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure
  • Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities
  • Goal 12: Responsible consumption and production
  • Goal 13: Climate action
  • Goal 16: Peace, justice and strong institutions
  • Goal 17: Partnerships for the goals

  • Algeria



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Target beneficiary group(s)
  • Youth
  • Older persons
  • Women
  • People with disabilities
  • The unemployed
  • The poor
  • Remote and rural communities


The experience gained during the development of this project can be reproduced, this project can be used as a platform
experimental to promote the use of ICT in more regions in the world.


On the economic and social level, the portal makes it possible to reduce citizens' travel and ensure optimal care, without excessive and restrictive formalities, or advance payments, thus allowing better accessibility to care and an improvement in the power of household purchasing.
it is a sustainable development approach, contributing in particular to empowering people, ensuring inclusion and equality as foreseen in the 2030 Agenda

WSIS values promotion

The portal aims to popularize access to information and increase confidence and security in the use of ICTs, which significantly contributes to the facilitation and modernization of the realization of various activities at the institutional level and promote the role of the state in promoting ICT for development and eliminate geographic disparities by creating a central access point. A population of around 25 million people can benefit from the services offered by this platform.

Entity name

National Social Insurance Fund (CNAS)

Entity country—type

Algeria Government

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