Global Platform for Sustainable PPPs in the Healthcare Sector
Public hospitals that are directly managed by government perform poorly inmany developing countries. Approaches to improving them through internal managerial re-forms have failed, and effective alternatives are much needed. Policymakers are consider-ing reforms through public-private partnerships (PPPs)—a promising but so far unevaluatedapproach. We present results of a successful reform in São Paulo, Brazil. The PPP modelgave facility managers latitude to manage human resources—a factor critical to success.Given the prevalence of direct management of public hospitals in developing countries, theSão Paulo experience has implications for policymakers seeking to improve hospital perfor-mance. [Health Affairs28, no. 4 (2009): 1114–1126; 10.1377/hlthaff.28.4.1114]
Powered by BetterDocs
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.
Log in via IONOS
Create a new account
Enter the destination URL
Or link to existing content