The SBO network on health expenditures is seeking to engage with a broader range of countries and partners that have a shared interest in exchanging solutions and approaches to addressing the financial sustainability of health systems.
On 28-29 June, 2012, the SBO network on health expenditures held a joint meeting with the WHO in Tallinn, Estonia on the “Financial Sustainability of Health Systems in Central, Eastern, and South-Eastern Europe".
Agenda - GOV/PGC/SBO/A(2012)9/FINAL
Day 1 - June 28th
Session 1. Estonian case study: Roundtable discussion on how institutions can work together to ensure financial sustainability
Session 2. Hard and soft budget constraint: successes and failures
Session 3. Challenges of financial sustainability of health systems
Session 4. Hungarian case study on the challenges to securing stable financing for health
Day 2 - June 29th
Session 5. Hard and soft budget constraint: successes and failures
Session 6. Projections of health spending and discussion on how ministries of Finance and Health can work together
Plenary Session with Senior Budget Officials’ CESEE Regional Network
The role of the Budget Office in maintaining the financial sustainability of health systems