ECRI is an independent, nonprofit organisation improving the safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness of care across all healthcare settings worldwide. For more than 50 years, the people of ECRI have been unyielding in their work to protect patients from unsafe and ineffective medical technologies and practices. ECRI is the only organisation worldwide to conduct independent medical device evaluations.
Purch are proud to be ECRI's partner and agent for Sweden och Norway.
HealthProcEurope is the interest group of the European Hospital & Healthcare Procurement Managers.
- We want to create the largest digital ecosystem for hospital & healthcare procurement in Europe
- The ecosystem should be transparent and independent of the medical industry
- Due to its impact on healthcare delivery and outcome, Procurement must be given the position it deserves comparable to the position of clinicians
- We demystify medical products and take out the emotions
Purch is the Chapter Lead for HPE Nordics.
Elane and Piet Jan van Wier is our agent and partner for the dutch market. Piet Jan has a background as management consultant and as an entrepreneur in IT and healthcare purchasing systems. He has successfully set up several companies and also works as a core energetic therapist in Amsterdam.
ENCO and Marco Enriquez is our agent and partner for the swiss market. Marco has a broad experience in innovative products development as cross-functional project leader, R&D manager and Director in environmental, CleanTech, agrochemical, medical device and pharmaceutical industries. He speaks five different languages and is based in Geneva, Switzerland.