Public-private investment partnerships: innovations for quality and efficiency in health systems [WP1045]

This conference brought together leaders from governments, the private sector, and development agencies to explore opportunities, challenges, and next steps in the development of Public-Private Investment Partnership (PPIPs). The PPIP model, first launched at a landmark Wilton Park conference in April 2008, comprises an agreement between governments and private consortia to design, finance, build, and maintain health care facilities, as well as deliver clinical and support care in those facilities, through long-term partnerships.

The PPIP model is relevant for government-funded services throughout the world. In low and middle income countries, the model can generate private investment in the health sector that serves public policy goals, and introduce best international practices in integrated care, quality, and productivity. In wealthier countries, the model can unleash efficiency gains that can be used to fund higher quality, better integrated preventive and curative services, particularly to vulnerable populations.

We discussed:

• When is a PPIP an appropriate solution in healthcare?

• How can a PPIP be effectively financed?

• How to get the PPIP deal right?

• How to evaluate success or failure?

Mon 20 - Wed 22 September, 2010

Wiston House

Wilton Park
Wiston House, Steyning
West Sussex
BN44 3DZ
+44 (0) 1903 815 020
For more information see Your stay at Wilton Park

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Sustainable development and the environment
healthcare, investment

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Robin Hart

Robin Hart: Programme Director

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