Who should apply?

Does your initiative contribute to better healthcare? And are the initiative’s activities focused on what is really best for patients? Then your initiative might have a chance to win the Value-Based Health Care Prize 2018! We encourage initiatives that focus on one or more of the following criteria to apply:

  • Delivering superior patient value
  • Patient-centered and doctor-driven
  • Cost-effective within the full cycle of care
  • Collaboration with stakeholders
  • Implementable in a wide range of healthcare issues as well as its potential for up scaling


  What’s in it for you?

  • Exposure to >200,000 healthcare professionals;
  • Recognition by Harvard Prof. Michael Porter, PhD; 
  • Articles about the winning initiative by e.g. Skipr and Zorgvisie;
  • Feedback by the VBHC expert jury members including Prof. Elizabeth Teisberg, PhD Prof. Robert Kaplan, PhD and Christina Akerman, MD, PhD for the nominated initiatives;


“The VBHC Prize 2015 has helped us tremendously in shaping our ambitions.”

Prof. Bas Bloem (ParkinsonNet, winner VBHC Prize 2015)



>> How to apply?