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Prof. Dr. Thomas Kersting

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  • Specialist in anesthesiology and special anesthesiological intensive care medicine

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • Assessor of the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM)

  • Medical quality manager

  • Professorship for hospital management at the Technical University of Berlin

Over 20 years of experience in the management of hospitals and hospital associations as a full-time medical director and managing director

Expertise in cross-hospital, health economic and health policy issues (regional medical requirements planning, creation of hospital plans, quality-oriented hospital planning, location mergers)

Since 2011 focus: benefit assessment, market access, reimbursement and pricing for innovative medical technology and medical products; Method evaluation projects in the G-BA

Numerous publications, book chapters and lectures

Technical focus & know-how:

  • Market access and marketing, pricing, reimbursement and cost-benefit analysis for innovative medical devices, in-vitro diagnostics and medical technology

  • InEK reimbursement applications (NUB) for new examination and treatment procedures - pharmaceuticals and medical technology (outpatient and inpatient)

  • Representation of method evaluation and testing procedures in the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) on behalf of the manufacturer, support of §137e / §137h procedures

  • Development and design of inpatient financial remuneration systems

In the hospital sector:

  • Demand-oriented regional health and (state) hospital planning,

  • Hospital structure development, cross-agency mergers

  • Medical strategy development, target and operational organization planning, conceptual hospital design

  • Operational hospital management, service portfolio development and service management

  • Turnaround and interim management of hospitals

  • Strategic investment planning (especially for medical technology)

  • Determination of personnel requirements and management organization in the hospital

  • Quality and hygiene management in hospitals

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