by Thomas Feeny, Rekha Viswanathan, Rachel Neill, et al.
HANSHEP – Harnessing non-state actors for better health for the poor, July 31, 2015
In the pursuit of Universal Health Coverage (UHC), many countries are investigating and testing strategies to publicly finance privately provided healthcare services. On 8-9 July 2015 in Nairobi, Kenya, 65 representatives from the public and private sectors met to discuss and debate strategies of financing privately provided healthcare. This report represents key insights and points of debate which revolved around the following themes: financing of private healthcare, quality assurance and quality improvement, and the potential role of intermediaries.