Satisfactory Essays

When rethinking the regulatory framework for health insurance in the wider context of a health financing strategy, the Government may also want to reposition the responsibility for accreditation. It is currently done separately by NHIF and NSSF-SHIB programs. This looks like duplication and is the cause of strain on providers. Moreover, MOHSW is also engaged in the implementation of its quality improvement strategy and cooperating in the “certification towards accreditation” program. It is therefore advisable to consider the mandating of accreditation of all health services providers to an independent body (state agency or NGO) and adjusting the NSSF and NHIF Acts and related subsidiary regulations

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