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Table 4 NHIS stakeholders by level of support and influence

From: Players and processes behind the national health insurance scheme: a case study of Uganda

  High support Medium-level support/low opposition High opposition
High influence i. Parliament i. Trade unions i. National Social Security Fund (NSSF)
ii. Prime minister ii. Federation of Uganda Employers
iii. Cabinet iii. Uganda Manufacturers Association
iv. Ministries (MOH, MOFPED, MOPS, MOGLSD) iv. Private sector foundation
v. Providing for Health (P4H)
Medium-level influence i. Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda i. Local governments (district and urban authorities) -
ii. IRAU
iii. National Planning Authority
Low influence i. Private for-profit providers i. NGOs & religious medical bureaus -
ii. Community Health Insurance Schemes ii. Donors (bilaterals)
iii. Health professional associations
   iv. Private insurance companies  
  1. Adapted from Roberts et al. 2008 [51].