Prof. Wim Groot has been elected as member of the Supervisory Board of the Patients Federation NPCF. The NPCF represents over 160 patient- and consumer organisations. They strengthen the position of the patient in the consultation room, in politics, at the health insurers and in the news. The most important subjects are quality of care, patient rights, choices in care and care information, affordability of care, elderly- and longtermcare, digital care.
Wim is professor in Health Economics at the department of Health Services Research. His education and research focus on financing and affordability of health care in The Netherlands and Europe which is an important asset for the Supervisory Board of the Patients Federation NPCF.
From left to right: Katherina Martin Abello, Wim Groot, Gerdi Verbeet, Eugène Sutorius, Meta Jacobs-Haagen