SHIC catalyses the transition from knowledge to practice. We improve outcomes focus and the ability to measure social and health impact on a societal and individual level. As a cross-sectoral and multi-professional actor, we meet the need for a long-term implementation support focusing on the public sector in Sweden. Growing expectations of welfare services, demographic and societal change, and increasing rates of knowledge production are straining the public sector in Sweden and in other high-income countries. Despite established and growing…
Social Outcomes Contracts (Social Impact Bonds, Development Impact Bonds, or Health Impact Bonds as called internationally) has received increased attention as a model to tackle societal and health related challenges in the Nordic countries. Although the design of the social outcomes contract have some common features in the different countries, the level of experience, target area and involved actors differ. Hence, knowledge exchange is a crucial part in the development and optimization of Social Outcomes Contract. In 2017 RISE, together…
The main feature of a Social Outcomes Contract (SOC) is that improved social and health outcomes lead to a financial return for the involved parties and the saving of public finances. This is regulated through the social outcomes contract between the commissioner and the investor(s). The role of each party of the contract vary depending on context, and thus, the structure of the contract varies. However, the SOC has some permanent features: The commissioner makes a commitment to the investor…
During fall 2017, a pre-study was conducted in seven municipalities of Sweden. The purpose was to identify models for investing in preventive and early actions for better health and working environment for employees. The pre-study was conducted in collaboration with the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR), Lumell Associates, The European Investment Bank, Impact Invest Scandinavia and Kommuninvest. Seven analyses were conducted in total. In the analysis a particularly vulnerable group was identified, with a large number of…
Phone: +46 10 516 56 07
Tomas Bokström is responsible for establishing SHIC and cases, as well as finding new R&D collaborations. Tomas supports the operative work with competence within analysis, intervention design, implementation and evaluation. Previously, Tomas has worked at Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) where he has developed models for social investments. Tomas is also a part of the intermediate for the first SIB in Sweden with Norrköping municipality and Leksell Social Ventures.
Phone: +46 10 516 50 00
Lovisa Vildö supports the operative work with competence within data analytics, strategy development, situational analysis and evaluation. Previously, Lovisa worked at Kairos Future where she focused on projects for the public and civic sectors. Lovisa holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a MSc in Statistics from Uppsala University.
Phone: +46 10 516 57 79
Selma Kalkan holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Health Science and a MSc in International Development and Management from Lund university. Selma works with quantitative and qualitative analysis and implementation support.
Phone: +46 10 516 50 57
Rickard Bracken supports the operative work with competence within intervention design, implementation, and evaluation. Previously, Rickard has worked at Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) where he has worked with different projects to prevent ill-health at work and to develop healthy workplaces.
Phone: +46 72 230 56 02
Johan Lidman holds a MSc in Econometrics from Stockholm University and works with quantitative analysis and implementation support.
We are always interested in new collaborations.
Adress: Box 1263, SE-164 29 Kista, Sweden
Telephone: +46 10 516 56 07