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Table 1 The fragmented structure of the Lebanese health system by population group in 2016 (framework adapted from Londoño and Frenk [19])

From: Syrian refugees in Lebanon: the search for universal health coverage

Functions of health system Population groups
Non-poor Vulnerable
Socially insured Privately insured Vulnerable Lebanese Palestinian in Lebanon Palestinian refugees from Syria Syrian refugees
Stewardship MoH Private sector MoH UNRWA UNRWA UNHCR
Financing National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Insurance premiums Taxes International International International
Delivery Public sector Private sector Public services Humanitarian sector Public services, NGO and private sector Public services NGO and private sector