For the first special guest Johan Hjertqvist, Founder and President of the Swedish Health Consumer Powerhouse was invited to the event. The Netherlands is consistently ranked in the top three of their leading healthcare systems ranking ‘Euro Health Consumer Index’ and has even taken the number 1 position for the last three years.
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Hjertqvist guided the audience through the study results during his presentation entitled “The Netherlands - the Reluctant Healthcare Champion of Europe”. The Netherlands might be a big healthcare spender, but the relative return on quality and accessibility outperforms countries like the UK, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland and France.
Hjertqvist: ”Successful national practice provides important experience”. And by reflecting upon ’how to Export Europe’s best Healthcare System’ he emphasised that ”success only makes a difference when recognised”.