Dr. Oliver Groene

Dr. Oliver Groene

Chief Executive Officer at International Network of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services


Dr. Oliver Groene is CEO of the International Secretariat of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services. He is also Vice Chairman of the Board at OptiMedis AG, a management company that designs, implements and evaluates Accountable Care Systems in order to improve health, care experience, and lower costs.

Previously he was Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Manager of the ´Quality of Health Systems Programme´ at the World Health Organization.

He holds an MSc and PhD in Public Health and an MA in medical sociology and organizational sciences.

Oliver Groene publishes widely on quality of care topics (H-index: 40) and was Deputy Editor of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care from 2015-2019.

All sessions

Parallel Session: Supporting the implementation of patient-centred care in clinical settings: How to advance on patient humanization and self-management

  • 9 November, 2021
  • 15:10 - 16:40
  • Room 3

Parallel Session: How COVID-19 impacted UHC: Perspectives from global NGOs

  • 10 November, 2021
  • 11:00 - 12:30
  • Room 6