Test – nominees 2017


Diabeter aims to decrease the burden of type 1 diabetes in patients and their families by adding value to our care, and a better, healthier and longer life without complications for our type-1 patients. We do that by achieving superior outcomes, empowering self-care management through individualized, comprehensive care and offering 24/7 expert support, a warm, motivating nonclinical experience; and by measuring, tracking and analyzing outcomes for every patient.”

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Netherlands Heart Network


The NHN aims to continuously improve outcomes that matter most to cardiac patients. Subsequently, those patient relevant outcomes are delivered at the lowest costs. Since all relevant healthcare providers are involved in the NHN, patient centered pathways covering the full cycle of care are standardized and optimized based on insights in outcomes.”

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Desired care during the last phase of life


Meditta, Anders Beter, ZonMw, Zuyderland, Versterking Eerstelijn.nl, Netwerk Palliatieve Zorg, CZ, Apotheek Maasland, Huis voor Zorg, Maastricht University, IQ Scientific Center of Quality of Healthcare, Radboud UMC and MMC Omnes.

Through the early identification of patients’ wishes and needs during the end of life as well as the multidisciplinary approach, covering the complete care cycle, our pathway improves the quality of dying, prevents health care misuse and overuse, and prevents informal caregivers from becoming overburdened.”

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Cardiologie Central Nederland, Focus Cura and Cordaan

The aim of G-Watch is to reduce Emergency Department-presentations and hospital admissions and increase Quality of Life for elderly with Heart Disease by enabling them to self-manage via a telerehabilitation program that connects them 24/7 to cardiac and elderly experts.”

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Famous triage aims to achieve a worldwide accessible, efficient and safe, triage method in chest pain patients to improve patient service and reduce emergency crowding with considerable less cost.”

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MyIBDcoach Project


Maastricht University Medical Center & Stichting mijn IBD coach

The aim of this project was to validate the effects of the telemedicine tool myIBDcoach compared to standard care on healthcare utilisation and patient-reported quality of care (PRQoC) in a pragmatic randomised trial. “

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Value Based HIV Care


Aiming to increase value of HIV care, OLVG has developed a selected set of HIV care indicators, made data to these indicators easily accessible to multidisciplinary teams which are supported towards ongoing improvement of care. Patients and health care insurers are included in this doctor-led initiative. “

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Benchmarking Mental Health Care


ROM and Benchmarking aims to enhance quality of MHC (effectiveness and efficiency) by providing transparency about outcomes and costs to all stakeholders: patients, providers, and financiers (insurers). A secure website presents detailed information, which offers up-to-date feedback on outcomes to providers and insures. An additional public website with information for patients regarding their disorder, available treatments, providers, and their outcomes is under development and due in 2018.”

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A virtual asthma clinic for children


A virtual asthma clinic for children: improving asthma control in children while reducing visits t the outpatient clinic by 50%”

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Menzis & Santeon

The VBHC@Santeon initiative aims to continuously improve value to our patients by improving outcome and cost over the full cycle of care for 20-25 conditions in 2020. Transparency on outcomes and costs is a key part of the initiative, as is including patients, professionals from all relevant disciplines and health insurers in the effort. “

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Closing the Loop

cloring-the-loop-allHandtherapie Nederland & Expert clinic

Our initiative aims to improve patient empowerment, shared decision making, transparency and continuous learning during healthcare delivery.  “

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