Reorienting Health Care and Business Investment Priorities Toward Health and Well-Being: A Workshop
On December 3, 2018, the Roundtable on Population Health Improvment held a one-day public workshop that explored some of the factors that can spur change in economic priorities in two spotlight industries: health care and financial services. Both industries are in the midst of a quest to reorient decision-making regarding when, where, and with whom to invest resources that affect all lives and livelihoods, and thus shape the conditions for health and well-being.
The workshop featured invited presentations and discussion that explored (1) the history and current state of the shift to new investment priorities (e.g., environmental sustainability, worker well-being), (2) what industry leaders are doing to make progress and avoid pitfalls; (3) tools and platforms that are useful to these efforts; and (4) lessons and insights that stakeholders can use to help reinforce the shift toward healthier investments.
A proceedings of a workshop-in brief and a complete proceedings based on presentations and discussion at the workshop will be released. In addition, the workshop was webcast and is available for playback.
Upcoming Meetings for this Activity
March 21, 2019 (8:00 AM Eastern)