Growing the Global Healthcare Ecosystem: “Improving the Wellbeing of Everyone on the Planet
4:00pm - 5:00pmTuesday, March 6
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
As a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world, the World Bank is not a bank in the ordinary sense but rather a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. With over 10,000 employees placed in 120 countries, the World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries while also supporting a broad portfolio of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, and other areas. One benefactor, StartUp Health, is investing in a global army of thousands of entrepreneurs passionate about reinventing the future of health globally. Inspired by people who make an everlasting impact, their partnership with the World Bank has positively impacted care delivery where it is needed most.
Identify the goals of the World Bank growing the global healthcare ecosystem
Discuss a summary of examples of how healthcare is being transformed globally by this partnership
Examine three specific cases, with global impact, where care delivery is transforming the lives of others.