ACCESS Health International and MetLife Foundation announced the launch of its first-ever regional platform that brings together the finance and healthcare industries with the purpose of finding innovative solutions that increase low- to moderate-income people’s ability to afford and access healthcare services. The platform objectives are three-fold:
What is Fintech for Health?
To test and scale projects that help people pay for and afford the care they need, using digital financial services and a financial inclusion approach;
To promote cross-sectoral innovation in healthcare access and affordability, and
To conduct research on best practices blending finance and healthcare innovations