Mulago Hospital operates a Private Patients’ Service Scheme alongside the general and free patient care services. The funds collected by the scheme are used to run the Private Patients Services and also to make improvements in the free services in the General Wing of the Hospital. Use of Private Wing facilities is open to anybody who is prepared to pay. This includes Individuals, (nationals and foreigners), Government, Non-Government Organizations and Private companies. The Private Patient Scheme provides clinical and non-clinical services. It offers 24 hour services for emergency and non-emergency cases.