19 Sep 2018

3 Tips for Successful Public-Private Partnerships in Healthcare

While not a new concept, public-private partnerships (PPPs) are being used far more frequently in the healthcare community. Given the increasingly complex nature of the healthcare ecosystem, it’s this collaboration-centric way of thinking and multi-stakeholder approach that’s needed if we hope to address some of our largest healthcare issues (think

11 Sep 2018

New Strategic Public-Private Partnership Projects In Romania

On August 23, the Government passed a decision approving the second package of strategic investments to be prepared and awarded under public-private partnership contracts by the National Strategy and Prognosis Committee. Below you may find the most important upcoming projects. High-speed railway – Bucharest – Craiova – Timisoara – Cluj

10 Sep 2018

Indian government may take PPP route to increase hospital beds under Modicare

Indian government is banking on the public-private partnership (PPP) model to try and raise an additional 160,000 hospital beds that PwC-Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) report says are needed to provide health cover under its ambitious Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM). The AB-NHPM  billed as the world’s largest health

16 May 2018

S. Korea to collect big data to develop personalized medicines

South Korea will collect big data from medical records from local hospitals to pave the way for the development of effective and appropriate treatment plans for individual patients, the commerce ministry said Monday. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said it launched a task force composed of hospitals, research

02 May 2018

Public/private partnership fuels development of new research park in North Chicago

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity recently approved the expansion of a state enterprise zone, designed to stimulate economic growth and community revitalization at the local level, to include North Chicago, IL-based Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Economic incentives offered to operating companies within the Waukegan-North Chicago

27 Apr 2018

UConn Health seeks private-public partnership

UConn Health is one step closer to a private-public partnership with an outside organization following the release of a report to the Connecticut General Assembly, providing an update on their consideration of such a pairing. “We provided an update to Governor Malloy and the General Assembly on the status of our

30 Mar 2018

GHIT grants funds for malaria vaccine research

The new grant from the GHIT Fund will further development of processes to move the vaccine from the experimental stage to human trials and, ultimately, a clinical treatment. The Global Health Innovative Technology (GHIT) Fund has awarded the University of Florida and partners in the United States and Japan $3.2

21 Mar 2018

Odisha government to establish 19 hospitals on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode

The hospitals will be set up on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode under the health sector investment policy. The Odisha government has decided to establish, on the PPP mode, 19 hospitals in 18 districts on the parameters of backwardness in health indicators, an official said on Monday. The hospitals will be

15 Mar 2018

Maha govt to consider procuring MRI machines via PPP model

The Maharashtra government will consider procurement of more Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machines for its hospitals through the public private partnership model, state minister Ranjit Patil today said. There is a dearth of MRI machines in hospitals, considering the population quantum of the city, the Minister of State for Home

15 Mar 2018

A-G: PPP project could boost medical tourism in Fiji

THERE is potential to grow Fiji’s medical tourism with the proposed public private partnership project for Lautoka and Ba hospitals, says Minister for Economy Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. While speaking in Parliament this week, the Attorney-General said countries such as Australia, New Zealand and Japan could look to Fiji for high quality