In a continuing effort to bring you the latest information in the medical tourism industry, the World Medical Tourism & Global Healthcare Congress presents Pieter Rijken as speaker for the 2015 conference. Pieter will speak at the Global Medical Network” on Tuesday, September 29.
Pieter has a BA from Florida State University and an MBA Erasmus University’s Rotterdam School of Management. He has over 20 years if experience as a Provider Relations, Network Development, Contracting and Operations executive in the Health Insurance Industry with a focus on domestic and international healthcare.
Currently, Pieter is the Director International Provider Contracting at GeoBlue and HTH Worldwide. He has experience in negotiating all types of reimbursement arrangements, including DRG, Global with and without stop loss, Groupers, RBRVS, Capitation with and without bill-aboves for commercial (PPO, EPO, HMO), package deals, government programs, performance improvements and cost reductions. This vast base of knowledge, combined with his IT understanding, has proven to be very valuable in being able to take complex problems and bring them down to a manageable size to formulate a plan of action.