Jaap Koot is a medical doctor and health care manager with a passion for improvement of quality of healthcare. He beliefs  in bottom-up work with healthcare workers and clients or patients. He promotes shared decision making, motivating people to deliver optimal quality. He develops and implements programmes for managing and monitoring health.

He has more than 10 years hans-on experience as a clinician in the Netherlands and in low-income countries, and more than 15 years as an internal health consultant all over the world. He has experience as manager and as director of healthcare organisations.

He works part-time at the University Medical Center in Groningen (the Netherlands) and part time as international health consultant.

Jaap Koot is available for consultancy services and (interim)management. He is interested both in public health and management of healthcare organisations.

jaap@kootphc.nl © Jaap Koot 2013