Sunil Wadhwani is planning to add 100 technology-enabled health and wellness centres in the country.
Wadhwani Initiative for Sustainable Healthcare (WISH Foundation), set up by IGate Co-founder Sunil Wadhwani, is planning to add 100 technology-enabled health and wellness centres in the country by October, its founder donor said.
Sunil Wadhwani, Principal Donor, WISH Foundation joins the high level panel on Corporate Partnerships for Impact at CALL TO ACTION SUMMIT 2015 at New Delhi to spearhead a discussion and actionable agenda for increased corporate ownership and investments for ending preventable maternal and child deaths.
Watch out this space to know more Public Private Partnership furing the health care submit in Jaipur on 10th July in Primary Health Care in an informative session titled “Public Private Partnership to Deliver Quality Primary Healthcare: Privatization or Restoration of Citizens Rights to Good Health”
The state cabinet has approved Primary Health Center (PHC) and Sub Center Management through Public Private Partnership (PPP) in the state of Rajasthan. This would cover 800-900 PHCs all over the state catering to 85-90% of the state’s population. In effect this would build the foundation for transforming the primary healthcare delivery system into an innovation-driven, efficient and cost effective model for the country.
The Sankalp Awards, an annual initiative of Intellecap, is a premiere recognition platform for outstanding social entrepreneurs. This year, the Awards bring forth 15 high-impact, innovative enterprises to showcase their businesses to a highly esteemed jury panel. These enterprises were selected from over 400 applicants across sectors such as agriculture, education, clean energy, healthcare, technology and financial inclusion. The winners will be announced at the Summit on April 9th, and one stellar enterprise will receive a cash grant of USD $40,000.
Sankalp Forum, an Intellecap initaitive, aims to influence the global inclusive development discourse through its work with entrepreneurs, impact investors and inclusive businesses in developing markets. Keeping entrepreneurs at its core, Sankalp engages Governments, corporations, influential platforms like the G8 and G20, media and civil society to drive a paradigm shift in inclusive development approaches. Since its inception in 2009, it has connected over 400 enterprises to investors and funders, and built an engaged community of over 23,000.
Access for All: Possible through Scale up of Digital Healthcare Innovations and Increased Public and the Private Partnerships for the Primary Healthcare
Soumitro Ghosh, CEO, WISH Foundation spoke at a high level inaugural panel at the 11th Manthan Asia Pacific Award and Summit for Digital Empowerment on 4th December 2014 in New Delhi. He highlighted the issues facing the delivery of primary health care including chronic shortages of doctors and trained personnel, policy framework which does not allow engagement of providers from alternative medicines, inadequate infrastructure and non availability of last mile services and lack of support and guidance for the frontline workers. These and many more factors have led to poor health outcome and high healthcare cost for poor.
Soumitro, CEO, WISH Foundation speaking at the 19th Pradanya 2014 International Conference on Innovations in Governance & Strategies, Institute of Health Management & Research.
It is an international level platform for healthcare leaders and professionals to share best practices, innovations, exchange ideas and discuss strategies on how to spend least amount of resources while achieving the best outcomes.