WHO Barcelona course on health financing 2012

14-18 May 2012, Barcelona, Spain

The course reviews effective policy instruments to improve health system performance through better health financing policy. The course is built around the following modules:

  1. designing a benefit package – equity, affordability and transparency
  2. raising revenues – thinking outside the box
  3. pooling health revenues – the costs of fragmentation
  4. purchasing – getting more health for the money
  5. coordinating reform – aligning policy instruments with policy objectives.