Dr Jaroslaw J. Fedorowski


Polish Hospital Federation


Prof. Jaroslaw J. Fedorowski runs the Polish Hospital Federation (Polska Federacja Szpitali PFSz), the nationwide representative hospital association in Poland. He is also a member of the President’s Committee and a Governor in the European Hospital and Healthcare Federation HOPE.

Prof. Fedorowski is a physician, healthcare executive and university professor. He holds doctor of medicine and a PhD (dissertation in medical economics) degrees, as well as an MBA in healthcare administration from academic institutions in Poland and the USA. His medical specializations are internal medicine, cardiology and managed care medicine.

He was Chief of Medicine and medical executive board member at the University of Vermont Health Network hospital, Medical Director of Enel-Med – a managed care company in Warsaw, President and CEO of Hospitals of Poland Inc. – a hospital management corporation, and Executive Board Member of a Polish subsidiary company of Austrian Hospitals Projectenwicklungsgenges Ltd. For many years he has been a professor at universities in the United States and in Poland, teaching medicine, public health, medical economics, as well as healthcare management. His clinical career includes work in Poland, USA, UK and Switzerland.

Prof. Fedorowski is quite the prolific author with over 120 publications and he has served as an expert guest on various nationwide TV and radio stations during the COVID-19 pandemic. He has chaired 16 international hospital and healthcare management conferences, presented at multiple international conferences, including several IHF World Hospital Congresses and has moderated many sessions. He has been a member of the think-tank Friends of Europe, Council member of the Employers of Poland  and President of the Polish Association of Managed Care as well a Vice President of the Polish Association of Innovative Technologies for Health. He is an avid LinkedIn publisher with several thousand followers.

His hobbies include music, in fact he is a drummer in a R&B band composed of cardiologists, called – well… “Kardioband” (he can play bass and rhythmic guitars too). He is also a sailor holding a yacht master and instructor of sailing certificates.

Prof. Fedorowski became an IHF Governing Council Member in November 2021 and became IHF Treasurer in October 2023.