International health care development and management with a focus on hospital care. 25 years of experience in hospital management up to executive board level in a large teaching hospital.
Implemented EPIC enterprise EMR system and prepared hospital for international quality accreditation (JCI).
Based on combined medical and business background strongly focused on creating patient oriented and process driven organizations based on clinical outcome and cost effectiveness.
Broad knowledge of and experience in the Dutch Health care system that is consistently ranked among the top performing health care systems worldwide regarding patient outcome and value for money.
In the past 5 years held responsibility at executive level for a broad range of medical departments and non-medical departments such as the IT department and the department of quality and patient safety.
Broad experience with the development and management of clinical pathways. In 2013 won the Dutch national care pathway award for a standardized clinical pathway on diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer.
Set up network organizations such as regional cooperatives to facilitate patient data exchange among competing hospitals and first line practices, the Dutch Epic User Group, a joint multi hospital quality improvement initiative and an 8 hospital Comprehensive Cancer Network.