Insight Health Advisors (IHA) is a health systems management firm working in various Sub-Saharan African countries and headquartered in Kenya. The primary goal of IHA is to increase access to quality healthcare and thereby improve health outcomes. We work to achieve this through deployment of innovative interventions at the health system level that catalyse change and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the health system in delivering care. Our approach is based on building strong partnerships with both the public and private sectors and with various local and international actors in health.
Specific elements of our approach in developing healthcare solutions include: • A deep understanding of the healthcare sector in the region and a strong health systems and health markets focus. • A consultative approach that entails deliberate and strategic engagement of relevant actors and stakeholders to foster collaboration, partnerships and ownership. • Evidence based proposals, recommendations and designs that give room to new knowledge and future projections. • Our solutions are backed by and solidly grounded on longstanding sector and market experience in running successful healthcare programs, institutions and businesses. IHA has extensive experience working with various local and international development partners and multilateral agencies such as USAID, DFID, KfW, IFC/WB and DANIDA. In delivering innovative health systems strengthening solutions we have also partnered with a number of international health, development and consulting firms seeking African health sector expertise and experience including Abt Associates, FHI 360, Deloitte, Ecorys BV, IT Shows, HSLP, PharmAccess and Cardno Emerging Markets. IHA has strong networks in both the public and private health sector in the region that it leverages to deliver locally owned, timely and cost effective solutions.
IHA’s key focus areas IHA’s health systems practice areas include: • Health policy and regulation research, analysis and reform • Healthcare financing: Demand side financing mechanisms - design, development and evaluation of private health insurance, health micro-insurance, vouchers and social health insurance/UHC initiatives. • Health systems interventions - program design, implementation and evaluation. • Private health sector programs – mobilisation, organisation, engagement & capacity building • Public-Private Partnerships in health • Health markets facilitation to reach low income households • Healthcare infrastructure and technology development. • Healthcare investments
IHA brings to the table a diverse team of seasoned professionals with strong health sector experience in sub-Saharan Africa. The team includes; • Public health and health systems management experts. • Health policy experts • Clinicians • Researchers and communication experts. • Business management and leadership practitioners • Demand - side healthcare financing experts and practitioners in the fields of risk pooling/health insurance, micro-insurance Additional expertise can be mobilized quickly from our wide range of independent associates.