Kenya Healthcare Federation (KHF) a private sector membership-based f organization and serves as the health sector board of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA). Founded in 2004, the Federation has a membership of 75+ organizations that that can be divided in corporate members, professional and institutional associations all active in the Kenyan health sector. The membership of KHF come from all the 6 building blocks of health systems as specified by the WHO:
- Service Delivery,
- Health Workforce,
- Supply Chain,
- Health Financing
The goal of KHF is to have an enabling environment that supports quality affordable healthcare for all Kenyans. The Federation will achieve this by championing Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) for better healthcare by networking, engaging, representing;, and through win – win negotiations. The national Government of Kenya (GoK), County Governments, Faith Based Organization (FBO) networks, Development partners and NGOs in health are all key partners of KHF in trying to achieve its goals.
EAHF 2016 Conference
The 5th annual East Africa Healthcare Federation (EAHF) conference will be hosted by the Uganda Healthcare Federation (UHF) at the Sheraton Hotel in Kampala, Uganda from 6th-8th June, 2016.
With the theme “The role of the private sector in attaining the sustainable development goals”, the conference will challenge the private sector, government, civic and development partners to examine their strategies, investments and partnerships that will determine the region’s success in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
This conference will discuss lessons on the journey towards the MDGs, and stakeholders will share on issues of:
- Health services availability, accessibility and quality
- Healthcare financing and universal health coverage
- Public private partnerships
- ICT, mhealth and innovation
- Standards and regulation
- Human resources talent development and retention