Prof. Henk Nies, PhD

  • Research into policy and organisational aspects of care of the elderly
  • Interorganisational collaboration
  • Integrated care
  • Innovations in care
  • Future demand of services for the demented
  • Demands and wants of clients of nursing homes and residential homes
  • Client participation
  • Effects of the so-called substitution policy
  • Benchmarking of nursing homes
  • Elderly people and residential homes
  • Respite care
  • Cross-national research
Active as
  • Director of Strategy and Development, Vilans
  • Professor of Organisation and Policy in Long-term Care, Vrije University, Amsterdam

Endowed professor

  • Department of Organisation Sciences (VU), chair: Organisation and policy of care
Completed research projects

Researcher: INTERLINKS Health systems and long-term care for older people in Europe – Modelling the INTERfaces and LINKS between prevention, rehabilitation, quality of services and informal care
Project leader: Action Plan Improvement trajectories