Dr. jur. Rainer Hess
Member of the Expert Advisory Board
Dr. Rainer Hess is a lawyer specialized in medical and health law. Starting in 1969, he worked as a legal advisor in various positions in the German healthcare system. From 2004 to 2012, Dr. Hess was impartial Chairman of the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) before being appointed Chairman of the German Foundation for Organ Transplantation in 2013.
He has authored numerous publications on social and healthcare law, pharmaceutical law and remuneration law for the medical professions and is a instructor in medical law. In addition, he has been a commentator on statutory regulations on the law of service provision in the Social Code and in hospital law for several years.
Dr. Hess is a member of various advisory boards in the fields of healthcare, nursing care and medicine.