Episode 12—What Is a Social Impact Bond, and Why Does Asthma Present a Good Fit for This Innovative Financing Mechanism?
In this episode, Ruth Ann Norton, President and CEO of the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, explains her organization’s experience with social impact financing for asthma. She says, “Asthma is one of the best opportunities to have a real and true successful outcome in terms of repayment and actual change in policy and impact to communities under the Pay for Success model.” Learn what you can do to prepare your program for this type of financing.
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- View Green & Healthy Homes Initiative’s Social Impact Bonds/Pay for Success fact sheet for a primer on these financing models.
- Check out Green & Healthy Homes Initiative’s Issue Brief: Using Social Impact Financing to Improve Asthma Outcomes to learn more about how Social Impact Bonds are shaping asthma services.
- Watch the Securing Coverage for In-home Asthma Care Services webinar on AsthmaCommunityNetwork.org for information on additional financing opportunities for your program, including reimbursement.
- Visit the Corporation for National and Community Service’s Pay for Success page to learn more about grantees and Social Impact Bonds programs across the country.