Tom Pereboom has worked almost his entire professional career in hospital organizations. By education Tom is a financial controller. During the last eight years he was manager of CSSD and OR departments in several hospitals. The last six years he has been president of Dutch Sterilization Association, a function he still holds. From these rolls he was co-writer of the GS1 business case about traceability of medical devices in 2009. More recently Tom was chair of a working group for the Ministry of Health in the Netherlands with the assignment to create guidelines for the use and acceptance of standardized coding of implants.
Association for Sterilization, Chair SVN
Panel – Implant Registries – impacts for manufactures, hospitals, governments and patients