Senior researcher Healthcare System and Governance
Private equity investment in Europe's primary care sector-a call for research and policy action.
Rechel, B., Tille, F., Groenewegen, P., Timans, R., Fattore, G., Rohrer-Herold, K., Rajan, D., Lopes, S. Private equity investment in Europe's primary care sector-a call for research and policy action. European Journal of Public Health: 2023, 33(3), p. 354-355.Read online
This editorial concerns the corporate investment by private equity funds in primary care in Europe, which is a growing challenge but has so far received only scant attention. This is surprising, as it is beginning to change the healthcare landscape in many European countries. The scale of private equity investment in Europe’s primary care sector varies considerably between countries, but it seems to be increasing in many.