IEPS supports the idea that the entire Brazilian population should have access to high-quality healthcare, and that the system’s resource usage, as well as its regulation should be of the utmost efficiency; access to healthcare should conform to the principle of equity, with the Brazilian State playing a significant, distributive role.

Vision

The entire Brazilian population should have access to high-quality healthcare and the Brazilian State should fulfill its role, as it is defined in article 196 of the federal constitution.

Mission

To study the Brazilian healthcare system, to produce scientific evidence and knowledge in order to inform and enrich the public debate, as well as to discuss and propose public policies that can have a positive impact on the system’s references of quality, equity and effectiveness.

Values

  • Independence
  • Nonpartisanship
  • Pluralism
  • Tolerance
  • Involvement
  • Transparency