This Health Policy Toolkit offers health policy stakeholders and practitioners online access to a growing collection of information about policies and practices that can help enhance the contribution of the private sector to important health goals in developing countries.
The Toolkit includes links to key policy resources in a variety of formats.
Module 1: Fundamentals discusses health systems, the policy cycle, public sector stewardship towards the private health sector, the importance of the private health sector, and policy mechanisms governments can use to better engage the private health sector.
Module 2: Assessment helps stakeholders including policymakers, technical staff, businesses and financial institutions to understand how to better engage the public and private sectors through the results of an assessment process.
Module 3: Engagement focuses on engaging with the private health sector by designing, implementing, and evaluating a public private dialogue.
Module 4: Capacity Development provides policymakers and capacity builders with tools to better understand how to work with the private health sector.