Drs. Els van der Wilden-van Lier, Belgium

Director Healthcare Providers; MD, MPH, GS1 Global Office

Medical doctor specialised in public health, experienced in patient safety, change management and healthcare governance. Worked cross-cultural in Africa, in senior hospital management (Director academic hospital), Board member teaching hospital. Was Director for hospital related healthcare in the Dutch Healthcare Inspectorate and fulfilled positions as Trustee of healthcare organisations in the Netherlands. She joined GS1 Global in September 2017. Her present responsibilities include: worldwide supporting patient safety and cost-effectiveness through the implementation of the GS1 system in hospitals; facilitating the GS1 healthcare provider programme and monthly webinars. Maintains relationships with international hospital associations and organisations of clinicians and of nurses.

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