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  • Joint Meeting of International Hospital Federation and Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development

    Joint Meeting of International Hospital Federation and Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development
    Wednesday 17th May 2017
    UNICANCER, 101, rue de Tolbiac 75654 Paris Cedex 13, France

    WELCOME REMARKS
    Erik K. Normann, President, IHF

    ORGANISATIONAL PRIORITIES AND KEY ACTIVITIES
    Francesca Colombo, Director, Health Division, OECD
    Eric de Roodenbeke, CEO, IHF

    PERFORMANCE AND OUTCOME MEASUREMENT FOR HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY
    Facilitator:
    Niek Klazinga, Coordinator, Health Care Quality Indicator (HCQI) Program, OECD
    Presenters:
    Ian Brownwood, Health Division, OECD
    Deborah Bowen, President and CEO, American College of Healthcare Executives
    Marc Schreiner, Director EU-policies/international affairs/health economics, German Hospital Federation
    Veena Raleigh, Senior Fellow, Policy, King Fund

    WASTEFUL SPENDING ON HEALTH SERVICES
    Facilitator:
    Ian Brownwood, Health Division, OECD
    Presenters:
    Agnès Couffinhal, Senior Economist, Health Division, OECD
    Cédric Lussiez, CEO, Centre Hospitalier d'Arpajon, representing the French Hospital Federation

    PATIENT REPORTED PERFORMANCE MEASURES
    Facilitator:
    Eric de Roodenbeke, CEO, IHF
    Presenters:
    Niek Klazinga, Coordinator, Health Care Quality Indicator (HCQI) Program, OECD
    Carlos Sverdloff, Leader of the ICHOM Project, ANAHP
    Jan Mainz, Professor, Danish Health Data Authority and Aalborg University Hospital
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    3 days ago
  • Dr. Sidney Klajner at the 41st World Hospital Congress

    Plenary speaker, Dr. Sidney Klajner, will provide an outline for engaging
    frontline staff, and leaders, especially physicians, to help design and implement best practices aimed at a friendly engagement with patients and their families. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear it first-hand from the President of Sociedade Israelita Brasileira Albert Einstein.

    #IHFTaipei2017
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    4 days ago
  • IHF at the Paris Healthcare Week

    IHF Governing Council Members assisted to the presentation on the reform of the French Health System at the Paris Healthcare Week.
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    6 days ago
  • IHF-OECD Meeting

    IHF Members & OECD representatives discussed about “Performance and Outcome Measurement for Health Service Delivery”, “Wasteful Spending on Health Services” and “Patient Reported Performance Measures”.
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    9 days ago
  • Dr. San-Cheng Chang at the 41st World Hospital Congress

    Speaking in one of this year’s plenary session is Dr. San-Cheng Chang, President, Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry.

    Come and learn about the developments and innovations of Taiwan’s ICT including IoT, smart city, social communities’ activities and robotics, in parallel with other innovative Technologies leading Taiwan into a new era of health industry.
    #IHFTaipei2017
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    10 days ago
  • Prof. John Leong Chi-yan at the 41st World Hospital Congress

    Prof. John Leong Chi-yan will talk about Transforming Healthcare through Information Technology in his plenary session. Read more about his session by downloading his abstract at http://worldhospitalcongress.org/plenary-speakers/

    He is Chairman of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, President Emeritus of the Open University of Hong Kong and Emeritus Professor of the University of Hong Kong. He is an internationally renowned clinician-scientist specializing in spinal and paediatric orthopaedics.

    Attend #IHFTaipei2017 and learn from the first clinician in Hong Kong to be elected Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences!
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    International Hospital Federation - IHF
    12 days ago